Important Dates

25th Sep 2015 (all day) - Term 3 Ends

28th Sep 2015 (all day) - Family & Community Day

5th Oct 2015 (all day) - Labour Day

12th Oct 2015 (all day) - Term 4 Begins

18th Dec 2015 (all day) - Term 4 Ends

For full details see the School Calendar

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Contact Info

Principal -Rachel Burke
Deputy Principal - Marla Bornholt
Junior Executive - Trish Foster
Senior Executive - Janell Munson

Band Times

Year 5
Lunchtime practice: 11:35 am – 12:00 pm
Wednesday 12:45 pm – 1:30 pm
Fridays 12:00pm – 12:45pm

Year 6
Lunchtime practice: 11:35 am – 12:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Fridays 12:45 pm – 1:30 pm

Uniform Shop

Wednesday 3:00-3:30

School Banking Day - Wednesday

School Banking:  Wednesday 11:00 am Ellyard Building


Canteen :  Recess only Wednesday
Lunch & Recess Thursday & Friday

Farrer Primary School | Lambrigg St, Farrer ACT 2607 |
Ph: (02) 6205 7911 | Fax: (02) 6205 7913 |
  Preschool Ph: (02) 6205 7987 | Email:

Welcome to Farrer Primary School

Farrer Primary School is a school at the heart of its community. Teachers and families work in partnership to provide opportunities to deliver excellence in learning, teaching, curriculum and student achievement. At Farrer the values of honesty, excellence, fairness, respect and persistence are seen as vitally important in the development of responsible citizens. Central to our teaching programs is a commitment to developing students with the skills and abilities to embrace the challenges of the 21st Century through curriculum that focuses on the explicit teaching of Literacy and Numeracy skills along with real world learning units to engage all students in the development, analysis and application of learning concepts. At Farrer Primary School we implement the Australian Curriculum.

Our school is committed to providing high quality teaching and caters for the needs of all students. Students are supported and encouraged to achieve their potential and have access to a range of experiences and opportunities.Our reputation in academic excellence and student achievement are complemented by our well respected Japanese, Visual Arts and Environmental Sustainability programs which support students to create and take responsibility of their future. I warmly welcome you to Farrer Primary School.

Kind Regards,

Rachel Burke

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For Absences Contact:

Ph:6205 7911


Preschool enrolments are now open.

Enrolments for preschool 2015 will commence  28th April 2014.  All enrolments to be done on line through the DET website.