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Congratulations to the Parents and citizens, the fete organising committee, the teachers and students who came together to organise a fantastic Spring Fete to celebrate 150 years of Education at Waratah Public School. It was... Read more

Waratah Public Celebrates 150 years of education

Celebrations for 150 years of Education at Waratah Public School started with an open day where ex-pupils were given a tour of the school and classrooms followed by a welcome assembly in the new school hall. Students and visitors... Read more

Great things happen at Waratah

Students, Teachers and the Community celebrated Education week with an exciting book parade, open classes and a Book Fair. Education week was a highlight for the Waratah School Community as it celebrates its 150 years of... Read more

When older kids struggle with reading

When older kids struggle to read and write, the issue can become fraught for the whole family. Parents can lose their patience and blame the child or themselves and the child loses their confidence and begins shying away from... Read more

Nurturing the artist in your child

Your child may not go on to become a famous musician, actor, dancer, filmmaker or artist. But by nurturing the artist in your child you can help them grow up able to think for themselves, problem solve and work out different ways... Read more

Building your child's reading skills

Here are some simple tips to encourage your child to become a strong reader and a book lover for the rest of their lives. Share a book at home Children love to hear a story read aloud. Try reading with different voices, lots of... Read more

Waratah Public School cares about all aspects of our students' welfare and learning. We believe that students have the right to feel safe and secure. By focusing on purposeful, challenging and rewarding curriculum we maximise student learning.