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Balmain PS



Balmain Public School is a small inner city school situated within Gladstone Park. It hosts a warm and positive sense of community and aims to achieve high self esteem, a happy and safe environment and the best outcomes for all students. It serves a supportive community of families from a diverse range of socio economic backgrounds. All students are encouraged to do their best and to pursue their special talents. Academic achievement is highly valued and learning to understand self and others are fundamental endeavours. Balmain School provides programs and practices to support the individual needs of all students and hosts a number of specialist programs including gymnastics, visual arts and inter school debating and sport. The school has a very active and positive merit system and a firm discipline policy. The staff, students and parents promote and value open and collaborative communication as a means for problem solving and school improvement

School operates from 8:50 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Supervision is provided in the playground from 8:30 a.m. Families that require supervision before and after school should contact the Eaton Street Centre.