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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Easter Hat Parade

Posted on 22 Mar 2018

The P&C is running an Easter Hat Parade on Thursday 29 March straight after the morning assembly.

They are also holding an Easter raffle to win a hamper filled with lovely treats.  Tickets will be available to purchase before and after school in the front foyer. Tickets are 50c each or 3 for $1.00

Enrolling at Latham Primary 2019

Posted on 22 Mar 2018

Enrolling process for 2019

30 April 2018: Online enrolment form opens

4 June 2018: Online enrolment form closes

4-26 June 2018: Enrolments considered, enrolments forwarded to second, third preference schools.

27 June 208: Enrolment offers sent to families

Full details are available from the Education website.


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.

Welcome Back Latham Learners

Posted on 20 Feb 2018

Welcome back to a new school year! We hope you had a restful holiday and are ready for an exciting term and 2018

Important dates for Term 1 

  • Monday 19 March - 21 March - years 5 & 6 Camp Cooba
  • Assemblies are on odd weeks for term 1 at 1:45pm in the school hall.
  • Breakfast Club is on every Tuesday and Thursday morning 8:30am - 8:50am
  • Friday 2 March - Swim Trials year 3 - 6
  • Monday 12 March - Canberra Day Public Holiday
  • Wednesday 21 March - Harmony Day
  • Thursday 22 March - Author Visit, Gary Eck
  • Monday 26 March to Wednesday 28 March - First Aid for students
  • Friday 30 March - Good Friday
  • Monday 2 April - Easter Monday
  • Tuesday 3 April - School Photos
  • Friday 6 April - School Photos - Preschool and catch up
  • Wednesday 11 April - Latham Cross Country

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