Norris Bank Primary School is located on the corner of Greenhills and Settlement Roads, Bundoora, 13 kilometres to the north of the Melbourne CBD. The surrounding area is mainly residential, although there is commercial and light industry to the west. The school is situated on large attractive elevated grounds that are well treed and with many outdoor facilities. Across the road from the school can be found Norris Bank Parklands with walking tracks, a large playground, BBQ area, tennis courts, play areas and is where McLeans Road Pre-School is located.
Norris Bank Primary School sits on the fringes of three local municipalities. While being part of the City of Whittlesea, the school has close ties to the City of Banyule to its east and to the City of Darebin to its south. The school has moved in and out of different Networks over the years, but is currently part of the Banyule Network of schools. Norris Bank participates in Interschool Sporting activities with schools from the Watsonia District.