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Grand Final Winners

Penshurst West Public School Win Junior and Senior Basketball Competition

Our Junior and Senior basketball teams have just returned from winning their respective Grand Finals. The Junior team had a convincing win of 40 - 9. Our Senior Team won a very tight game where the lead changed 3 times in the last 36 seconds. the end score being 55-51.... Read more

Applications for student travel 2016

From 2 November 2015, a new online SSTS application process is being introduced for schools within the Opal network, coinciding with the introduction of the School Opal card. Schools outside the Opal network should continue to process the existing blue SSTS application forms and send them to the appropriate transport operators. Most parents, guardians and students won't need to apply for a school travel pass for 2016 if they have already been given a school student travel pass for the current year. These will be automatically sent to the... Read more

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Penshurst West Panjammers

Penshurst West Panjammers Panorama 2015 Performance

Watch Our Steel Band Perform at the Children's Panorama 2015 Go to Youtube and Type in Penshurst Panjammers 2015 or Read more

Visit Our tour!

360 Virtual School Tour

Take A Tour Of Penshurst West Public School... Read more

Grandparents day

Grandparents Day at Penshurst West PS

Monday, 9th November saw a special day celebrate the unique bond between Grandparents and Grandchildren. Penshurst West hosted their first Grandparents day in quite a while and it was a huge success with over 170 grandparents coming into classrooms and being entertained by the students from Kindergarten to year 6 through songs, dance, percussion and The Steel Band.... Read more

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2016 school funding allocations

All NSW public schools are currently being advised of their 2016 Resource Allocation Model (RAM) funding. RAM distributes funding based on individual needs of students and schools, and gives schools greater flexibility to make financial decisions. The way schools use their RAM funding will vary based on local needs. Some support will be for the entire school, and some will be for particular groups of students or individual students. There is an overview document about the RAM available on the Department of Education website. If you would like... Read more

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Education Week

What a big week for Penshurst West! During Education Week some of our extra curricular groups performed at Rockdale Plaza. See below for some videos and keep an eye out for lots of photos coming soon! You tube video: You tube video: Read more

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Extra Curricular Groups

We have so many talented students at Penshurst West! Check out the videos below of our Steel Drum Band and Boys Hip Hop dance group. You tube video: You tube video: Read more

Meet the Teacher 2015

Our annual "Meet the Teacher" evening will be held on Tuesday, 17 February. This is an important opportunity to meet the teachers on your child's stage level. As well as outlining the teaching and learning programs for the year, important information will be given regarding routines and organisation, homework expectations, possible excursions and ways you can best support your child's learning. Please note, that these are not individual parent-teacher interviews (these are held later in term 1). There will be a principal's presentation at the... Read more


After-school care is conducted in our school hall by the Pole Depot. 3 Bridges Community is a government subsidised neighbourhood centre located at 23 St Georges Road, Penshurst and offers Before and After School Care for children aged 5-12 years. The Centre administers and auspices three After School Care services located at Pole Depot, St. Declans, and Penshurst West Public School. Hours are from 3:25pm - 6:00pm. Before-school care operates at the Pole Depot Neighbourhood Centre in Penshurst. The children are brought to school on the Pole... Read more

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Welcome Back!

Welcome back to school for 2015! After a wet start to the year, all students and staff are excited and happy to be back at school. We're looking forward to a wonderful year and can't wait to see all our new Kindergarten students on Monday!... Read more