Colo Vale Public School

Excellence, innovation and success in a caring community

Telephone02 4889 4250


Welcome to our school. Our experienced team look forward to assisting you and your children.

Office Hours

The Colo Vale school office hours are 8.30am to 3.00pm.  Please avoid contacting the school outside these hours.

Skoolbag App

Parents can receive school messages, notifications, notes, emails and alerts on their smart phone or preferred device by downloading the Colo Vale PS Skoolbag app from iTunes (Apple) or Google Play Store (Android). Parents may also submit student absences through this app. This is a valuable tool and parents are encourage to download this app.


The school has a Facebook page, please join us at Colo Vale Public School.

Messages to students

The office is able to give students urgent messages.  Please make sure that any message is
 given to the office no later than 2.30pm to enable the office time to get the message to the child before 3.00pm.

First-Aid and Medication

Basic first-aid is administered at school.  If there is a major injury you will be contacted and/or an ambulance will be called.

If your child requires short term medication (i.e. antibiotics) a form must be completed to enable the office to administer this medication.

If your child requires long term medication (i.e. Ritalin etc.) please contact the Administration Manager for more information.

Banksia Box

All excursion notes and money which is in an envelope MUST be placed in the Banksia Box which is located in the school's foyer.  NO envelopes are to be handed to the teacher.  Absent notes are to be given to the class teacher.


The 'Banksia Bits' school newsletter is published every second Wednesday.  They are delivered to the eldest child in each family who has requested one.  Copies are also available in the school foyer, on this website, skoolbag and email.

Lost Property

Lost property can now be found under the COLA.