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Special lunch - Footy pie day is here again.

Footy Pie Day Footy Pie Day (51 KB)

Footy pie day is a KidsLinks fundraiser. 

Please view the attached order form.  Pay by cash, card or credit on account i.e. not CSEF, QKR or Compass.

Dress in your footy colours.  Bring a change of clothes if necessary. Sensible shoes must be worn at all times.

Gold coin donation - all money raised goes towards the JSC members attending a leadership conference in 2020.

This is a special fun day for the students to enjoy dressing in their favourite football team outfits and eating a pie or other product as listed on the order form.

Discover how the science of wellbeing can help you and your family to flourish.

Positive Education Positive Education (2003 KB)

The Geelong Library is hosting an information session about the concepts of positive education. Please view attached information.

Lara Basketball Club was founded in 1992 and has since provided an organisation to which community members of all ages and abilities can participate in to enjoy the game of basketball. Since the club’s inception over 1500 individual players have played under the Lara Basketball Club banner and more than 150 people have volunteered their time to serve as coaches and committee members.
Summer season Term 1 and Term 4. Juniors & Seniors.
All age groups and skill levels welcome
Register online:
or email:
Registration now open - closes September 1st.

The Geelong Food Relief Centre has been providing free food to those in need for 25 years. Working together with welfare agencies, this year will see 32,000 individuals referred to GFRC for support.

Items can be left in the donation box in the foyer at the office. We thank you for your generosity to this very worthwhile cause. Donated goods needed:

  • Canned food (soups, tuna, fruit, veggies)
  • Cereal (All Sizes)
  • Cake Mix
  • Spreads
  • Dry Pasta
  • Packet Pasta
  • Noodles
  • Rice
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Cling Wrap / Foil
  • Shampoo Conditioner

The Lara Lake Primary School community have been supporting the Toucan Appeal for over 20 years. Please give what you 'can'.  

The Grade 3 and 4 students will be attending their bi-annual camp to Phillip Island Adventure Resort. This camp is one of the memorable highlights of the Middle Department. The Phillip Island Adventure Resort is a modern facility which offers excellent accommodation and activities for our students to participate in during their stay.

If you want to plan holidays for 2019, please view the school term dates.
Term 1 29 January 2019 5 April 2019
Term 2 23 April 2019 28 June 2019
Term 3 15 July 2019 20 September 2019
Term 4 7 October 2019 20 December 2019

Prep 2019 Information  - Attendance Timetable
Wednesday 30th January to Wednesday 6th February - Student assessment pre-booked appointment
Thursday 7th February  9:00am - 1:30pm half day
Friday 8th February       9:00am - 1:30pm half day
Monday 11th February  9:00am - 3:20pm  full days Monday to Friday

Lara Lake Primary School uses the communication system called COMPASS.
Lara Lake Primary School uses the communication system called COMPASS.  The Compass Parent Portal is an integrated, online portal that allows you to access up-to-date and meaningful information about our school and your child's progress. Compass includes many different features, including the ability to:
·         Monitor your child's attendance, and enter an explanation for absence or lateness
·         Communicate with your child's teachers
·         Update your family phone numbers and email addresses
·         View the school calendar
·         Download and view your child's Semester Reports
·         Book Three Way Conferences
·         Read School news
Click the link to access Compass
Steve Durkin

Are you looking to hire a venue for your club?

The Lara Lake Primary School gymnasium is hired out most evenings to a local club however Saturday and Sunday are still available if there are any other clubs that might like to have access to a large hall with wooden basketball flooring, only suitable for runners / sneakers.  For all enquiries please contact the Business Manager, Kerry Hanrahan Ph. 52821261. All hirers need to have Public Liability insurance and sign a Lara Lake PS Hire Agreement. Charges for hall hire are as per the charge schedule, which will be made available upon expression of interest.

The school ‘squoval’ is also available for hire after school hours or during the weekend and/or school holidays. Again, there is a requirement for Public Liability insurance.