Petersham Public School

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Telephone02 9560 9665


Letter regarding important & urgent changes to consent processes is attached here.

General notes


If your child has to be absent from school for a whole day for any reason, please explain the reason including your child's class via e-mail at 

If your child is absent with COVID-19 symptoms please include this in the email.  They will not be able to return to school until a negative result is received and forwarded to school.

If your child will be arriving late please bring them to the Hunter Street gate and ring the door bell so they can be let in.  

If your child is being collected early from school, please email the school in advance and telephone 5 minutes before your arrival so we can organise for your child to come to the office.  On arrival at the Hunter Street gate please ring the door bell and they will be brought out to you at the gate.

Administer prescribed medication

Prescribed medication is usually sent on a daily basis. It must be in a container, preferably a pharmacy labelled container, detailing the student’s name and the prescribed dosage. 

Download the permission to Administer medication (PDF 369KB).


Ordering uniforms

Uniforms are now available by ordering and paying online.

To access the online order form please click on this link

Once the uniform order form and confirmation of payment is received by the office, it will be filled on a Monday morning and given to your child to bring home.

To view photographs of uniforms please see attached here


Change of contact details form

Educational activities general form


Permission to publish

Permission to allow the school/Department of Education to publish and/or disclose information about your child for the purposes of sharing his/her experiences with other students, informing the school and broader community about school and student activities and recording student participation in noteworthy projects or community service. 

Download the Permission to publish (PDF 63KB)