"Knowledge Knows No Bounds"


Welcome from Jacinta Webb, Department of Education and Training, Queensland Government.



If your child is going to be absent please notify the school as soon as possible ...


Will be brought to the front office and displayed at morning assembly...


The school uniform consists of the Sports Uniform and Dress Uniform...


Children who require first aid first see the teacher on duty...


The Parents and Wantoks Committee provides a canteen...


Students are not to bring mobile phones or electronic devices to school...


30/01/2019 – 4/04/2019


23/04/2019 – 20/06/2019


15/07/2019 – 19/09/2019


07/10/2019 – 05/12/2019



Week 7 – Term 4 2019

Dear Parents / Guardians,   I am pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Kevin Collins to the LIS staff beginning in 2020. Kevin is a former principal and highly experienced high school teacher and VET coordinator. Kevin joins LIS as we begin our first year 9 class. Kevin will teach maths, science and technology ...

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Week 5 – Term 4 2019

Dear Parents / Guardians,   Students are currently preparing for Student Led Conferences that will take place next Wednesday, 13th November, from 5:30 – 6:30pm. During these conferences, your child/children will share with you the learning areas where they feel they are performing well and discuss areas where they are aiming for improvement.   For ...

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Week 4 – Term 4 2019

Dear Parents / Guardians,   Preparations for Year 9 at Lihir International School (LIS)   Preparations are well underway for our first year 9 in-take in 2020. Permissions have been given to proceed to year 9 in 2020 from the New Ireland Provincial Education Board (PEB), PNG National Education Board (NEB) and Education Queensland International ...

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Week 3 – Term 4 2019

Dear Parents / Guardians,   This week our Year 8 students completed their National exams. They have been working hard in readiness for these exams and we know that they have done their very best. We thank Mr McKeiver and the Work Ready teachers for all their effort with preparing the students.   Rugby League ...

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Week 2 – Term 4 2019

Dear Parents / Guardians,   Next week, our second cohort of year 8 students will sit for the National Examinations. This is a very important week in their school lives. They are well prepared for the exams and have been receiving extra coaching after school, on weekends and in the holidays. Thanks to Mr McKeiver ...

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Week 1 – Term 4 2019

Dear Parents / Guardians,   Welcome back to Term 4 at Lihir International Primary School. This term is shaping up to be full of exciting activities including the Year 8 National Exams, Rugby League Gala Day, Student Led Conferences, Year 7/8 Trip and Awards Night Concert. Along with all this, our expert teaching staff are ...

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Week 9 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents / Caregivers, Year 9 and 10. Lihir International School will take in its first year 9 class in 2020 and year 10 in 2021. This is a positive move by the Business Leadership Team. We will now have quality seamless education from Kindy to Year 10. Our agreement with Education QLD International is ...

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Week 8 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents / Caregivers, Next week on Wednesday and Thursday, teachers will be available between 3.00pm and 6.00pm for parent / teacher interviews. These offer a valuable opportunity for parents to discuss their child’s schooling with the classroom teacher. It is also a chance to discuss the contents of your child’s assessment portfolio, which will ...

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Week 7 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents/Caregivers, Welcome to our new Admin Assistant, Racheal Andar, who has replaced Rose in the office. Rose has moved to a new position with Newcrest HR. Students are busy preparing for the school’s upcoming Independence Day celebrations. We look forward to a vibrant and colorful celebration! The next meeting for School Council is tonight ...

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Week 6 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents/Caregivers, The Year 5/6 class greatly enjoyed their camp to Kavieng. Highlights included visiting the Governor’s House, the eels, Fissoa and the Nago Island Marine Biology Centre. Students are to be commended for their excellent behaviour whilst on camp. A reminder that next Monday, 26th of August, is a public holiday for Repentance Day. ...

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Lihir International Primary School

Newcrest Townsite, Lihir Island,
New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea

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