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.

  • 'Earthdance' performed by LPS Wind Ensemble

    The LPS wind ensemble finished their final rehearsal for 2016 by recording their performance of “Earthdance”. The recording will provide a nice keepsake...

  • 3 Day Band Tour of Newcastle

    Another band tour concludes and once again we are reminded of how extraordinary our young musicians are and how blessed we are to...

  • LPS Run Team @ the 2016 Bay Run

    Congratulations to all our young runners who represented LPS in today's Bay Run. Thank you to all the fabulous parents who came along...

  • Bay Run 2016, August 7

    Attention LPS Run Club Members and Other Interested Runners, For the past three years LPS has participated in the 2km Primary Schools Challenge...

  • Whole School Athletics Carnival

    Our Annual Athletics Carnival and K-2 Sports Day will be held on Friday , July 29th at Canterbury Park (Campbell Athletics Field). The...


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.