Providing a range of co-curricular opportunities is important to us because we value each child’s individual skills and interests, and we want to give every opportunity for students to grow and further their potential.

At St Therese Catholic Primary School Lakemba we offer intellectual, creative and physical pursuits through lunchtime clubs, art and performance events, and local and regional sporting events through Sydney Archdiocesan Catholic Primary Schools Sport.

Our co-curricular opportunities include:

St Therese Catholic Primary School Lakemba - students dancing at school gym


  • Robotics and Coding Classes 
  • NSW Robo Cup Junior competition 
  • Chess Club 
  • University of NSW academic testing 
  • Gifted and Talented Program
  • Maths Olympiad
  • ‘St Therese’s Has A Voice’ Public Speaking Competition 
  • Interschool Public Speaking Competition
  • Interschool Debating Competition
  • Stephanie Alexander Kitchen and Garden Program
  • Premiers Reading Challenge
St Therese Catholic Primary School Lakemba - student playing cricket


  • Specialist Sports Program 
  • Regional and Archdiocesan representative sport
  • Gala sports days
St Therese Catholic Primary School Lakemba - students playing the flute in music class

Creative Arts

  • School Band 
  • Lakemba’s Got Talent competition
  • Specialist Music Program
  • CaSPA performance groups
  • Music Specialist
  • School choir 
  • Stage 3 Christmas Story Art Competition 
  • Annual Christmas Card Competitions