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.

  • School Friendships

    In 13 plus years of education, your child will eventually find themselves in a class without their close friends. It's normal for them...

  • Successful Orchestra and Band Tour

    On behalf of the LPS Music committee and the school community I would like to congratulate our Wind Ensemble and Orchestra on their...

  • LPS Aerobics Team Secures Gold

    Congratulations to our LPS Aerobics team,the Lollipops, on their magnificent win. They came 1st in the State competition held in Newcastle on Saturday....

  • 2016 School Funding Allocations

    All NSW public schools are currently being advised of their 2016 Resource Allocation Model (RAM) funding. RAM distributes funding based on individual needs...

  • Australian School Orchestral Festival

    Our String groups, Vivaldis, Mozarts and Beethovens and our School Orchestra participated in the Australian School Orchestral Festival last weekend. We were very...


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.