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 Spectacular- 2017

    School Spectacular 2017- yet another opportunity for our students to showcase their musical talents on the big stage. Thank you to all our...

  • Band Tour 2017

    Performed for 7 schools in the Central West (Bathurst) area and our 3 day Band Tour is now complete! A big thank you...

  • LPS Spring Fete- 2017

    Still bitterly disappointed about the theft of six banners from our perimeter fence. I have had visits from the police and DoE school...

  • Whole School Athletics Carnival

    Our Annual Athletics Carnival and K-2 Sports Day will be held on Thursday , August 3 at King George Park . The bus...

  • Bay Run 2017, August 6

    Attention LPS Run Club Members and Other Interested Runners, the Bay Run for 2017 is just around the corner! Registrations now open 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.