Welcome to Lauderdale Primary School

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Welcome to Lauderdale Primary School

Lauderdale Primary School was established in 1965 and is located on the outskirts of the town of Lauderdale, approximately 20km from the city of Hobart. The student population is drawn from Lauderdale and the surrounding areas including Sandford, Cremorne, Acton, Seven Mile Beach and Oakdowns.  The 2024 class structure consists of 31 classes including 4 Kindergarten classes.  60 children are enrolled in our Launching into Learning Program which caters for Pre-Toddler, Toddler and Pre-Kinder aged children.

Our school features specialised enrichment programs which include STEAM, Music, Dance & Drama, Media, Health and Well Being / Physical Education.  Our school grounds are extensive for encouraging physical activity, in addition to this we have a full size sports centre.  The sports centre can also be hired to the general public for after school hours sports and activities. 

Lauderdale's motto and vision is "Connecting Community, Creating Futures" and our mission is "to provide every student at Lauderdale with opportunities to continue to learn and reach their potential and to contribute positively to the wider school community."

Our schools values are Connection, Courage, Growth, Respect and Responsibility, these underpin our culture that promotes High Expectations of Learning, Excellence, Equity, Respect, and Relationships.  We engage all students through quality teaching and learning.  We value a supportive, caring and respectful community, and nurture the development of positive relationships and embrace diversity.

To enquire about new enrolments at Lauderdale Primary School please phone the school to make an appointment.

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

What time is recess break?
11:10am - 11:40am

What time is lunch break?
1:10pm - 1:55pm

What time does assembly start?
12:25pm in the Sports Centre

What time does the school open?
School building opens at 8:20am

What time does school finish?
Seven Mile Beach and Oakdowns bus students depart at 2:45pm
All other students finish at 2:50pm