Parent Information

Principal’s Welcome

Dear Parents, Students, and Community Members,

I am thrilled to extend a warm welcome to you as the proud Principal of Munno Para Primary.

Our visionAt MPPS we support all students to become responsible and successful lifelong learners. We value diversity, respect, inclusion, and the pursuit of personal excellence. Our friendly staff are committed to providing quality teaching and learning programs for all students, so that each child is supported to achieve their full potential.

We are proud to offer a broad and stimulating curriculum within our vibrant classrooms. Our students have access to a wide range of specialist subjects including Science, Health, Auslan and Technologies. Our skilled and dedicated teachers work in professional learning communities to design exciting, challenging and innovative learning experiences to reach the needs of all our children. Their goal is to inspire a love for learning, ensuring that our students are well-prepared for the challenges of the future.

We continue to develop strong links with the community and work collectively with the governing council to ensure our school community continues to grow. MPPS is more than a school; it is a flourishing community where we can all participate in the learning aspirations of young children. We encourage families to be actively involved in the education of their children as we strive to develop lifelong learners who are equipped with academic, thinking and personal skills for the future.

If you would like to request a school tour to learn more about our thriving school, please contact administration to make an appointment.

Andrew Castenetto
Principal, Munno Para Primary

Parent Information


All DECD schools are staffed on current and estimated enrolments, and it is important that we are able to provide accurate numbers. Please contact us on 8254 8322 or as soon as you decide to enrol your child at Munno Para Primary school. The school office will forward you an ‘Expression of Interest, which you will need to complete and provide a copy of birth certificate and proof of address. Once the enrolment has been accepted, an information pack with school fees, uniforms and all relevant information will be provided.

Upon enrolment, Leadership may meet with you to discuss your child’s needs as a learner at Munno Para Primary School.

The yearly materials and services fees include all stationery, internet access, resources and curriculum programs.

Enrolment Agreement

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Student Leadership

At MPPS all students in year 5 and 6 have the opportunity to apply to become School Captains.

 Students fill in an application form and are shortlisted based on their application. They are then invited to present to a panel of peers, leadership and staff.

 School captains will undertake a number of roles throughout the year including but not limited to:

  • working with staff to help with assembly
  • taking families/visitors on school tours
  • representing the school at official functions
  • undertake leadership training 
  • organise whole school events
  • be a voice for and represent students in large school decisions
  • visit governing council to represent the school
  • speak at concerts/ceremonies 

At MPPS all students in year 5 and 6 have the opportunity to apply to become Sports Captain.

Students complete an application and conduct a presentation to students in their team. A panel made up of peers, leadership and staff will decide on which students become sports captains. 

Sport captains will undertake a number of roles throughout the year including but not limited to:

  • Organising the warmup routine for sports day
  • Organising their team for sports day 
  • Chanting and teaching all students their team cheer prior to sports day
  • Representing our school by helping at SAPSASA 
  • Being invited to special events to represent our school involving sport
  • helping with after school clinics such as AUSKICK
  • Become involved with any extra curricular activities that occur at school.


At Munno Para Primary School we have a vibrant and energetic volunteer team. We welcome all parents and community members to join our team. 

Volunteers are involved with

  • Fundraising 
  • Community Days
  • Discos
  • Colour Run
  • General school support canteen/reading
  • School events
  • Excursion support


  • Ability to work as part of a group
  • Working With Children Check (School can support to apply for this)
  • Completed RRHAN- EC training. 

 Anyone wishing to join is welcome to come into the front office and ask for an application form and they will be contacted once it has been processed.