Strength Through Understanding

Our school places a strong emphasis on developing the whole student in academic as well as social, sporting and cultural pursuits. Our school values and nurtures the unique qualities and academic talents of each student. We have high expectations for all students and a commitment to engendering a genuine love of learning.

  • Nurturing the artist in your child

    Nurturing the artist in your child Your child may not go on to become a famous musician, actor, dancer, filmmaker or artist. But...

  • Meet Our 2015 Leaders

    Student Leaders 2015 From Left to Right: Beth, Koko,  Lykke, Jasmine, Bailey, Leon, Louis and Tom

  • School Term Dates for 2015

    In order to assist parents with organising holidays and family events, please see the following school term dates for 2015: Term 1: Tuesday...

  • Welcome BBQ

    Welcome BBQ We would like to invite all LPS parents and families to attend the annual P&C Welcome BBQ. When: Friday, February 20...

  • Banish sunburn

    Over exposure to UV radiation from the sun in childhood or adolescence increases the risk of developing melanoma later in life. Teach your...


The band program aims to foster a love and understanding of music, develop skills in ensemble playing and reading music notation, and facilitates the building of friendships with other musicians from a broad cross-section of the school and community.



The learning needs of all students are catered for in a supportive environment where students are given opportunities to use technology to individualise and tailor learning. A range of extension activities that include our art, band, string, public speaking and debating and choir programs enhances the formal curriculum.


Welcome to Leichhardt Public School

Welcome to Leichhardt Public School

Leichhardt Public School values and nurtures the talents, qualities and interests of our students and provides programs and experiences which ensure every child has the opportunity to reach their potential. We have high expectations of all our students and support them to understand, manage and enjoy their learning.