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.

  • How Big Is Pluto?

    How Big Is Pluto? New Horizons Settles Decades-Long Debate This graphic presents a view of Pluto and Charon as they would appear if...

  • Hello Pluto!

    NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration After a decade-long journey through our solar system, our New Horizons spacecraft made its closest approach...

  • Whole School Athletics Carnival

    Our Annual Athletics Carnival and K-2 Sports Day will be held on Friday , July 31 at Canterbury Park (Campbell Athletics Field). The...

  • LPS Spring Fete

    The LPS Spring Fete is coming- Sunday, September 13. Check out the new rides, games and attractions at!

  • Mid Year Concert: Tuesday, June 16

    Our twelve ensembles will come together to showcase their talents at the Mid Year Concert. It will be held at the SSC Leichhardt...


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.