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Petersham Public School

Petersham Public School

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1st Students in Years 1-6 return to school

1st Kindergarten Best Start concludes

5th Kindergarten start school

5th 2024 classes formed

7th School Swimming Carnival

13th Meet the Teacher Kindergarten and Stage One

14th Meet the Teacher Stage Two and Stage Three

15th First ceramics lesson

23rd Welcome BBQ 



5th School photos

6th Balmain District Swimming Carnival

7th School photos

8th First assembly of the year

8th Scripture/Ethics/Alternative Meaningful Activities commences

13th NAPLAN Years 3 and 5 test window opens. 

15th School colour run!

21st Harmony Day - wear cultural attire or orange clothes

22nd Assembly

29th Good Friday (school closed)




1st Easter Monday (school closed)

3rd School cross country

4th Parent-teacher conferences commence

11th Final day for parent-teacher conferences

12th Last day of Term 1

Welcome to Petersham Public School

Welcome to Petersham Public School

Petersham Public School aims to provide a happy, safe and caring environment where children achieve to the best of their abilities and become responsible, independent learners. 

A strong focus on excellence in teaching and learning, positive student and staff wellbeing and strong partnerships with parents and the wider community underpins the school's philosophy, and a variety of co-curricular opportunities are available to students.


2021-2024 Strategic Improvement Plan Infographic

Petersham Public School Information Handbook

Download the 2023 Parent Information Handbook

Our 2023 Information Handbook contains a wealth of information about our school and the high quality teaching and learning programs we offer. 


Download the 2023 Information Handbook



Virtual Tour


We hope that you enjoy taking a look at a day in the life of the students at Petersham Public School.



You can download our school's calendar to your device using these links:



Digital calendars for Instrumental Music Program ensembles can be downloaded here