Facilities

Poowong Consolidated School boasts a range of well maintained facilities to cater for a variety of curriculum activities.

Main Buildings

Seven well resourced classrooms, each with an interactive whiteboard, airconditioning, heating and comfortable furnishings.
A new junior building funded under the Building the Education Revolution Program.
An art room fully equipped for specialist programs.
Large office and teacher preparation area.
Comfortable sickbay and disabled toilet/shower area with emergency alarm system.
Large well equipped kitchen/staff lounge.Conference room and Principal’s office.
A shared space for Science / Library. Our library facility is well resourced.

The Shed

This school is fortunate to have a large “shed” used for assemblies, physical education, visiting artists, concerts and productions. Basketball rings, Perceptual Motor Programs and table tennis activites are available for children. It has also has a fully equipped kitchen used for catering and school lunches. A large sports storage area complements this facility.

Grounds

Large grounds and excellent playground facilities are available for our students. These are enhanced by beautifully landscaped gardens and trees and seating areas. A 500 metre fitness track has been established and includes 5 interesting fitness stations, well used by our students and the broader community. A large basketball, netball, tennis court has recently been resurfaced and is well fenced. The school is lucky to have a full size oval for football, soccer and cricket, as well as a fenced cricket practice area. Large asphalted areas are available for volleyball, minor games and bicycle education. Plans are underway for an extensive vegetable garden and orchard.

Before and After School Care

Child care for children attending Poowong Consolidated School is available from 3.30 pm. to 6.30 pm. every school evening. Parents must book children in by phoning Uniting Care Leongatha on 5662 5150.

Buses

Two school buses provide service for families in the Poowong District. Pick up times commence from 8.00 am.

Car Parking

Staff car parking is available in the main asphalted area, parents have a safe pick up and drop off area behind the shed.

Poowong Township Facilities

Poowong Consolidated School has access to a range of facilities, within easy walking access, to complement our programs and curriculum.

These include:

Swimming Pool
Indoor Basketball court and squash courts
Football Ground and Clubrooms
Poowong Public Hall
Library
Tennis/Netball courts
Kindergarten