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

What's Happening

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Scholastic Book Fail

Posted on 16 May 2018


When:                  Monday 21 May to Friday 25 May

Time:              8:15am -  9:00am

                            3:00pm – 3:45pm

Where:                 The library


Every purchase earns books and learning resources for our school.

Movie Afternoon and Working BEe

Posted on 11 May 2018

Sunday 20 may

1.30pm to 3.30pm


While the kids are enjoying an afternoon viewing a supervised movie with popcorn (provided), parents can participate in finishing off the toy shed, refilling the sand pit and repainting the courtyard/asphalt games on the ground.  We can all create a fresh playing environment for our children.

Enrolling at Latham Primary 2019

Posted on 22 Mar 2018

Enrolling process for 2019

Enrolment applications for term 1 of 2019 open on Monday 30 April 2018 and must be submitted online at

All ACT children are guaranteed a place in an ACT Public School, from preschool through to college. Information about the enrolment assessment criteria and priority enrolment areas can be found at


Posted on 06 Mar 2018

Canberra, this is your reminder to be safe and park safely and legally at and around schools. We’ll be actively monitoring school zones, so if you’re caught doing the wrong thing, you will be fined.

The Chief Minister's Reading Challenge

Posted on 01 Mar 2018

The Chief Minister’s Reading Challenge has started and concludes in the beginning of September.

Last year the Junior School won a gift voucher and we were able to purchase extra books for the library.

This year we are aiming to also win for our Year 3 – 6 students.  Please support and encourage all of your students to  participate.  They have until the 8 September. Happy reading.

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