Recent News

Principal's Message

Welcome to Dandenong Valley Special Developmental School. Our school has excellent facilities and outstanding educational programs, which support the learning needs and wellbeing of our children and young people.

About Dandenong Valley SDS

Dandenong Valley SDS is an Education Department school catering for children and young people with moderate to severe intellectual disabilities.  Children range in age from 5 to 18 years. 


Please take some time to browse through our website. See our LINKS page for useful websites and resources.

Child Safety

Dandenong Valley SDS is committed to creating and maintaining a child safe environment where children and young people are safe and feel safe. Policies and information can be located on our school website.

School Calendar Dates

Term 2 2023 Dates:            Monday, April 24, 2023. Term 2 Begins.  Tuesday April 25, 2023. Anzac Day Public Holiday.   Friday, June 2, 2023. Student Free Day. 

Corona Virus Information

Please see the following website for the latest news and updates:  Department of Education Coronavirus Advice Page

Cyber Safety

The eSafety website provides parents with a range of advice and information to help them support their children to be cybersafe!


Dandenong Valley SDS acknowledges the traditional owners of country throughout Australia and their continuing connection to land and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures, and to the elders past, present and future.  DVSDS Acknowledgement Page