NSW Department of Education

Sydney Distance Education Primary School

A Global School

T: 02 9207 6300 E: syddisted-d.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Our School Events

Education channel for students learning from home

The ABC will expand television education lessons to help children learning at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, in a partnership with state and territory governments.

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School Safety

Get up-to-date information on schools that have temporarily ceased operations due to adverse weather, bushfire, emergencies or other incidents. 

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COVID-19 and public schools in NSW

Find out how you can keep up to date, engage best practice hygiene, and about learning continuity in the case of non-operational schools.

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NAPLAN 2020 Cancelled

Education Ministers met today and decided that NAPLAN will not proceed in 2020.

The NAPLAN test window was scheduled to be held from 12 to 22 May.

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COVID-19 (novel coronavirus)

Visit the NSW Department of Education for any emergency updates including school closures and notifications regarding coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Awards 2019

Congratulations to all the students who submitted a poem to enter the 2019 Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Awards. A special mention to Adele in Year 2 who received a Highly Commended award. All certificates will be sent to students with Semester 2 reports.

Applications for Year 7 entry to selective high schools in 2021

Applications for Year 7 entry to selective high schools in 2021 are available online between 8 October 2019 and 11 November 2019.

Sydney Distance Education Primary School

General enquiries

1 Collins Street, Surry Hills, NSW 2010

  02 9207 6300

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We would like to pay our respects and acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land and also pay respect to Elders both past and present.