Events calendar

Events calendar



Mount Lawley Primary School

Welcome to Mount Lawley Primary School (MLPS)

With our proud history and heritage, coupled with state of the art facilities, Mount Lawley Primary, an Independent Public School, is committed to excellence in education where every student aspires to be the best they can be. There is a strong sense of community, parent support and involvement in the school including an active school Board and Parent and Citizens Association (P&C).

Our clear and unified vision drives our whole school improvement agenda, focusing on quality teaching and learning. Our educational program is supported by professional staff who are committed to improving outcomes for all students. The school environment is enhanced through a number of specialised programs and activities including; Physical Education, Italian, Music, Technology, Instrumental Music and a range of coordinated before and after school clubs. Our point of difference is our holistic approach in developing our students through evidence-based best practice, including a focus on mental health and wellbeing and Gifted and Talented Education. The professional teaching environment is one of collaboration; supporting a culture of inclusivity, excellence and accountability.

Further information about MLPS including enrolment can be found on the tabs above and in the 2021 Parent Handbook below.

2021 Parent Handbook

Our Term dates for 2021 are:

Term 1:

Thursday 28 January - School Development Day (no students)

Friday 29 January - School Development Day (no students)

Monday 1 February - First day of Term 1

Thursday 1 April - Last Day of Term 1

*Please note: Term 1 is a 9 week term


Term 2:

Monday 19 April - School Development Day (no students)

Tuesday 20 April - First day of Term 2

Tuesday 22 June - School closed from 11am to facilitate parent/teacher Report meetings (no students attend from 11am onwards)

Friday 2 July - Last day of Term 2

*Please note: Term 2 is an 11 week term


Term 3:

Monday 19 July - School Development Day (no students)

Tuesday 20 July - First day of Term 3

Friday 24 September - Last day of Term 3


Term 4:

Monday 11 October - School Development Day (no students)

Tuesday 12 October - First day of Term 4

Thursday 16 December - Last day of Term 4



Enrolment for 2022

In Western Australia, children can start their education in Kindergarten, however compulsory schooling starts the following year in Pre-Primary.

Applications for 2022 open 1 April and close on Friday 23 July 2021.

You need to apply to enrol your children in school for 2022 if they are:

  • starting Kindergarten – 4 years old by 30 June 2022
  • starting Pre-Primary, the first year of compulsory school – 5 years old by 30 June 2022
  • starting Year 7, the first year of secondary school
  • changing schools.