Portobello School, Dunedin

Portobello School is a New Zealand primary school located on Harington Point Road, Portobello, on the Otago Peninsula.

Portobello School
Address
Harington Point Road,
Portobello,
Dunedin,
New Zealand
Coordinates45°50′17″S 170°39′25″E / 45.83806°S 170.65694°E / -45.83806; 170.65694Coordinates: 45°50′17″S 170°39′25″E / 45.83806°S 170.65694°E / -45.83806; 170.65694
Information
TypeState, Co-educational, Primary
Established1857
Ministry of Education Institution no.3805
PrincipalMelanie Jewiss
School roll60
Socio-economic decile8[1]
Websitewww.portobello.school.nz
Portobello School Sign at bottom of driveway

The school has from year 1 to year 8. The school has 88 students, 4 classrooms, a library, 2 playgrounds (junior and senior) with a new senior playground opened at the 150th reunion on Labour weekend 2007, swimming pool, large grounds and a native tree reserve. The school covers the area from Portobello to Otakou.

After students have reached year 8, they must travel to a high school in Dunedin City, approximately 21 km away.

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