Lathlain Primary School is an Independent Public School situated in the South Metropolitan Education Region. It services the needs of students in the Town of Victoria Park suburb of Lathlain. The school is located on the corner of Howick St and Keyes St with an additional entrance from Waller St. It is walking distance to the parklands of the Swan River and Burswood Park.

Lathlain Primary School caters for students in Kindergarten to Year Six and provides academic, social, physical and emotional well-being for our students. Our staff work with parents, carers and families to maximise opportunities for each student to reach their potential. These relationships are valued and are important partnerships that support a positive and nurturing learning environment.

Our motto of Seek, Strive and Learn is important in fostering the values and virtues taught by class teachers and these are supported by our awards recognition programs. Our students demonstrate our values and virtues across the learning community.

Lathlain Primary School Vision Statement

Building successful lifelong learners and developing
empowered individuals in a caring and connected

Our Mission Statement

Together we ‘Seek, Strive and Learn’ to maximise each child’s cognitive, social, physical, cultural and emotional
development. Staff promote values where everyone is respected, and acceptance of diversity is a part of the
ethos across classrooms. Positive partnerships with parents and members of the wider community are
important aspects of Lathlain’s provision for its students.

Our Shared Values

  • COMMUNITY: We collaborate as a community to support student learning, safety and wellbeing.
  • ATTITUDE: We are active and responsible participants in our learning. We display resilience and
    learn and grow from our mistakes.
  • RESPECT: We create a welcoming school culture that values diversity, promotes positivity and
    respect. We treat each other fairly and kindly, and listen attentively.
  • EXCELLENCE: We promote excellence and encourage students to achieve their personal best. We
    take on new challenges and take risks. We value creativity.