"Knowledge Knows No Bounds"


Welcome from Jack Stathis, Director, Education Queensland International.



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...



03/02/2021 – 01/04/2021


19/04/2021 – 17/06/2021


12/07/2021 – 15/09/2021


05/10/2021 – 02/12/2021



Week 4 – Term 1 2021

Dear Parents and Caregivers, Thanks to the teachers and parents who attended the P&W Annual General Meeting in week 2. The 2021 committee is as follows:     President: Amy Brewster     Vice President: Kate Daniels     Secretary: Annie McKeiver     Treasurer: Joan Rogea     Canteen: Amanda Amidy Thanks to all those who have volunteered for committee positions. We we ...

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Week 3 – Term 1 2021

Dear Parents and Caregivers,   Thanks to the teachers and parents who attended the P&W Annual General Meeting last Tuesday. The first meeting of the new committee will be next Tuesday the 23rd of February at 6.30pm, where the office bearers will be finalised and upcoming activities for the year will be discussed.   Student Photographs ...

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Week 1 – Term 1 2021

Dear Parents and Caregivers,    Welcome back!   It was great to see many of our Lihir International School students return to school today for the beginning of the 2021 school year. I would like to extend a special welcome to the new families whose children join us in 2021, while at the same time ...

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From the Principal

Dear Parents and Caregivers,     I look forward to welcoming back all students to Lihir International School, next week Wednesday, the 3rd February. Students should be at school by 8.00am at the latest.  I am sure our students are eager to start the new school year, with all the exciting learning to be had ahead! Parents are ...

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Week 9 – Term 4 2020

Dear Parents and Caregivers,   As this is the last week of the 2020 school year, Lihir International School wishes you all a merry Christmas and a prosperous and happy New Year in 2021. We hope to see you all back for the new school year on Wednesday January 23. May you all have a ...

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Week 8 – Term 4 2020

Dear Parents and Caregivers,   Year 8 National Exam Results   Lihir International School has performed extremely well in the year 8 National Examinations. LIS was ranked 1st in New Ireland Province out of more than 70 schools. The school also had the highest school average for Maths and English. LIS student, Iva Kola, was ...

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Week 7 – Term 4 2020

Dear Parents and Caregivers,   The school’s Awards Assemblies will be held on Wednesday of the last week of school. As mentioned last week, there will be two Awards Assemblies this year on 2nd December.    Prep to year 4 will have a morning awards assembly at 9.00am, with the year 5 – 9 classes’ ...

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Week 6 – Term 4 2020

Dear Parents and Caregivers,   I am pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Grace Savitas to the LIS staff beginning in 2020. Grace is a former Head of Primary at OLSH International Kavieng and a highly experienced primary school teacher. Grace  is no stranger to LIS or Lihir Island and many would know Grace ...

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Week 5 – Term 4 2020

Dear Parents and Caregivers,   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, high school and STMC teachers for all their effort with preparing the students.   2021 Classes ...

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Week 4 -Term 4 2020

Please read carefully the ‘New Normal’ requirements for Term 4 below. These practices continue to be in place to keep our children and island safe.   2021 Classes   I am currently in the final stages of organising classes for the 2021 school year. If you know your child / children will not be attending Lihir International ...

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Lihir International School

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

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