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.

  • First Day of Term 2, Tuesday April 21

    First day for Term 2. All staff : Monday, April 20 Kindergarten to Year 6 Students- Tuesday, April 21

  • Dig Deep for Vanuatu

    Leichhardt Public School has always been a caring and generous community so when we heard of the devastation in Vanuatu caused by Cyclone...

  • Sydney Region Champions

    Congratulations to Beth Crawford and Chloe Harman who were members of the victorious 2015 Balmain District Representative Soccer team. On Thursday, March 19...

  • The most important skill to teach your child

    One common trait all successful adults have is resilience. The ability to bounce back from disappointment is something we have the opportunity to...

  • Nurturing the artist in your child

    Nurturing the artist in your child Your child may not go on to become a famous musician, actor, dancer, filmmaker or artist. But...


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.