Latham Primary School
Latham Primary School offers a quality education from Preschool to year 6 for children living in the suburb of Latham. At Latham Primary School we develop the whole child to maximise their learning potential and embrace a life of learning and achievement. We support individual needs through an engaging and meaningful curriculum. In partnership with the community we nurture resilient, independent and respectful participants of society. We believe that all students and adults have the ability to be life-long learners. We encourage students to take risks within their learning in a safe and supportive learning environment.
Latham Primary School is guided by:
Our vision: To develop global citizens
Our mission: We provide a quality education where everyone belongs and embraces learning
Our Values: Collaboration, Resilience, Motivation, Respect and Positivity
National Simultaneous Storytime
Posted on 16 May 2017
The National Simultaneous Storytime is on Wednesday 24 May, this year we will be reading 'The Cow Tripped Over the Moon'. The National Simultaneous Storytime is an annual campaign that aims to encourage more young Australians to read and enjoy books.
Now in its 17th successful year, it is a colourful, vibrant, fun event that aims to promote the value of reading and literacy, using an Australian children's book that explores age-appropriate themes, and addresses key learning areas of the National Curriculum for Foundation to Year 6.
Book Fair 2017
Posted on 11 May 2017
Latham’s Book Fair is next week 15 – 19May.
Each day there will be two sessions for students and parents to attend to purchase items.
Morning: 8.15am – 9.00am
Afternoon: 3.00pm – 3.45pm
Enrolments for 2018
Posted on 04 May 2017
The initial enrolment consideration period for Preschool to Year 6 2018 is available from 9am Wednesday 26 April until 9am Monday 29 May 2017. Please click on the link below to access the Department of Education's enrolment page.
Information for NSW residents applying for Preschool to Year 6 in 2018.
All applications from NSW residents for preschool in 2018, regardless of when they are submitted in 2017, will be held by the first school listed on the application and considered in 2018. If you have any queries about this process please call the ACT Education Directorate on 6205 5429.
Applications from NSW residents for Kindergarten to Year 6 will be processed later in 2017. Our school receives a high number of applications from ACT residents. We will finalise processing of these applications before we consider NSW applications; this may be as late as Term 4 2017. If you have any queries about this process please call the ACT Education Directorate on 6205 5429.