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.

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    The LPS Student Representative Council will be raising money for the Cancer Council's Daffodil Day next Friday, August 29. The SRC will run...

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  • Excellence in Student Achievement-Italian

    Congratulations Zoe Wiechmann on receiving the Commended Award as part of the 2014 Minister's Awards for Excellence in Student Achievement- Community Languages. This...

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  • Outstanding Results at NSW Band Festival

    Outstanding Results at NSW Band Festival Congratulations to the following ensembles for their outstanding performances at the NSW Band Festival last weekend (July...


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.