We offer a range of great programs that provide enrichment opportunities for students beyond the traditional classroom environment.
All students at Morwell Central participate in weekly sessions of both Music and Performing Arts. In these classes students engage in a wide range of musical and performance activities to develop their artistic creativity.
All students in the Senior Learning Hub participate in an annual school musical. Students in the Prep to 4 Learning Hub are involved in an annual school concert. Both are Performed in our state of the art Performing Arts Centre.
Each year under the direction of our music teacher, children in the 3 /4 Learning Hub perform at the Latrobe Valley Eisteddfod in the choral singing section. This gives students exposure to performing on stage, in front of a large audience. Children in the Lunchtime Recorder Group perform in the instrumental section.
Children have opportunities to participate in Physical Education and Sport through :
Students in Grades 3 – 6 take part in our Camp Program. Parents are be notified well in advance of the dates and costs. Every effort is made to keep costs to a minimum to ensure all children can take part.
Throughout the year all students have opportunities to attend special programs in the form of excursions. Costs are kept to a minimum and the number of these special programs is restricted.
The Camps, Sport and Excursion Funds (CSEF) is provided by the Government to help meet the educational needs of your children. To be eligible for CSEF, families must have a current Health Care Card. Full details are available from the office.
Breakfast Club is open from 7:45am everyday. For the cost of only 50 cents, students can enjoy a range of cereals, muffins, pancakes, raisin toast or sausages.
This program provides students from Non-English speaking backgrounds with small group work to assist in their development of English, while still celebrating their own culture. It also supports the students in their class work and helps them to integrate into the school and wider community.
Further support is offered to students who experience language difficulties. Children work in small groups where they’re helped to improve either language or social skills.
Children experiencing difficulties with their speech are offered speech therapy on a one to one basis.
Toe by Toe is a reading and phonics based program designed to improve students’ alphabet and sounds skills. It is run three times a week and is offered to all students on a needs basis.
We have a full time KESO Officer who supports Indigenous families with school engagement. The KESO can offer support, guidance, home visits, advice, referrals and greater connection to our Indigenous Community.
Morwell Central Primary School run a very successful Active Kids Program, which gives students access to learn and try a wide range of different sports and activities. Active Kids activities vary from term to term and include Arts and Craft, Dancing, Computers, Basketball and lots more. The program is run by our 5/6 students and supported by our teachers. This program plays an integral part in developing our senior students' leadership skills.
The Recycle Rangers are a group of students who meet together weekly because of their strong desire to look after our environment and to spread the Reduce, Reuse and Recycle message.
The Recycle Rangers work closely with Resource Smart. Resource Smart Schools is an award-winning Victorian Government program that assists schools to embed sustainability in everything they do. The Recycling Rangers also work closely with Latrobe City's Sustainability Education Officer who assists the Rangers with keeping our Worm Farms healthy and encouraging good sustainability practises throughout the MCPS.
After The Bell Aus provides out of school hours care. A program is also provided for Pupil Free Days.