Asian Studies

Our student teacher of Chinese,  Fan, recently provided wonderful learning experiences for our students including traditional Chinese paper cutting, calligraphy , a tea ceremony and porcelain painting.      


Produce Swap Stall

In Week 2 the Lance Holt School Sustainability Committee launched the Home to Home Project. The aim of the project is to facilitate the sharing of home grown produce within our school community through a produce swap stall. It was …


Learning Journey 2016

In March 2016 our students invited a special guest to explore their classrooms and engage in learning activities together and to demonstrate  the ‘learning journey’ so far. Learning Journey is a wonderful long standing tradition at Lance Holt School with …


Swan River Colony

In Term 1, the Year 5/6 class have been studying early life in the Swan River Colony as part of our studies in History. We’ve been very fortunate to have been working with local historians, Mike and Joy Lefroy, who …


Briefing the Board

Five of our Council Members attended the AISWA ‘Briefing the Board’ Conference this year. This annual conference provides Professional Learning for Principals, Governing Board Members and Senior Staff ​regarding school governance. There were an array of inspirational keynote speakers and a …


Artist in Residence

Fremantle Parade The Lance Holt School kids are creating costumes and props for the Fremantle Festival Parade during art class time every Thursday in Term 3 with artist in residence Jane Barwell, and during whole school community workshops on 17th …


Canberra Camp

Many thanks to the Australian Government for assistance in subsidising our Year 5/6 class visit to Canberra in August. The Year 5/6 braced for the cold and enjoyed the incredible activities on offer in Canberra. This was our school’s 5th …

Making Fire

Nature Pedagogy Book Launch

Tuesday the 31st of March was an exciting day for school staff as they celebrated the launch of two wonderful publications and the work of our teachers – Sam, Juliet and Debra.  “I wonder how stories get around?” features school stories …

Notre Dame PP1

Our community partnership with Notre Dame Uni

Our ongoing partnership with the School of Physical Education At Notre Dame University continues this term. Our students will be involved with the Physical Education Students from Notre Dame University teaching Fundamental Movement Skills. Under the guidance of Lecturer Ben Piggot, …


Gwyneth Ewan Art Award

The Fremantle Library held its annual exhibition opening and award presentation for the Gwyneth Ewen Art Award, which is open to Year 5/6 students in Fremantle and surrounding schools. Generous prizes are awarded for drawings and paintings of Fremantle Heritage …