Lindfield Public School

Excellence Innovation Opportunity Success

Telephone02 9416 1903

Emaillindfield-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Learning across the curriculum

Cross curriculum content enriches and supports the learning areas and adds depth to student learning. In NSW students study a range of learning across the curriculum content.

Cross curriculum priorities

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures 
  • Asia and Australia’s engagement with Asia 
  • sustainability

General capabilities

  • critical and creative thinking 
  • ethical understanding 
  • information and communication technology capability 
  • intercultural understanding 
  • literacy 
  • numeracy 
  • personal and social capability

Other learning across the curriculum areas

  • civics and citizenship
  • difference and diversity
  • work and enterprise.

© NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) for and on behalf of the Crown in right of the State of New South Wales, 2012

Focus Areas for 2018

Writing – ‘7 Steps to Writing'

Resilience Project for students, staff and parents

STEAM – Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics

Building Positive relationships

Boys

Lindfield Public School debating teams continue to excel in the Ryde District Debating Competition and Premier's Debating Competition for the Northern Sydney Region.

Robotics 2012

The 2012 Robotics team 'Titanic' placed first in the NSW Championships and second place overall at the National Championships in Canberra. 

Children in Years 5 and 6 are selected for the Lindfield robotics teams each year.

Lindfield Public Stage 3 Extension Class

Students in Year 4 at Lindfield Public School are invited to apply for a place in our Stage 3 (Year 5/6) extension class for the following year. Information on placement in this class is forwarded to Year 4 parents in mid Term 3.

Please note that applications to access this class are only accepted from students currently enrolled at our school.

Gifted students are identified and catered for by differentiating the curriculum in the classroom and through enrichment groups K-6.