Welcome to Burrowes State School
Dear Parents and Caregivers
Burrowes State School is a multicultural school located in the heart of Marsden and is a truly unique learning environment. As a school, we celebrate the culture and identity of all of our students and strive to ensure that every child, every day has the 'freedom to learn'.
Students at Burrowes State School are offered many academic, sporting and cultural opportunities. Thus ensuring that we endeavour to support the talents and skills of every child through a holistic approach. We believe in the whole child. We boast many innovative signature programs, which support children to learn and achieve.
The staff is recognized, for their dedication and commitment to ensuring that every child succeeds. Our great strength is the partnership we forge between students, staff, parents and the wider school community. We are a supportive community drawn together by common goals and beliefs, highlighted by a core moral purpose; which commits to the fundamental principle that each child can learn and achieve.
At Burrowes State School, education is a team effort between home and school. As a school leadership team, we believe that if a child is to be the very best they can, there needs to be a positive, supportive three-way partnership between students, parents and staff.
We promote Pride @ Burrowes. Persistence Resilience Integrity Determination Empathy We are a proud Positive Behaviour for Learning School and provide structured and focused lessons based on the four areas of being Respectful, Responsible, Safe and a Learner.
Our goal as a community is to ensure that the needs of every student at Burrowes State School are addressed. 'Every Student Succeeding'!
The Leadership Team