"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 9 – Term 4 2021

Dear parents and carers,   As this is the last week of the 2021 school year, Lihir International School wishes you all a merry Christmas and a prosperous and happy New Year in 2022. We hope to see you all back for the new school year on Monday, January 31. May you all have a ...

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Week 8 – Term 4 2021

Dear parents and carers,   Awards Presentations   The school’s Awards Presentations will be held next Wednesday in the last week of school. Awards and prizes will be distributed in each class.  Photos of award recipients will be in next week’s Toksave.   Kindy – 2021 finishing dates   Junior Kindy students will finish next ...

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Week 7 – Term 4 2021

Dear parents and carers,   Excellent results for LIS in the Year 8 National Exams   LIS ranked 1st in New Ireland Province out of 125 Schools with 4 out of our 7 year 8s making the top 10 out of more than 2700 students.   1st  in Province: Chantelle Turan   2nd in Province: ...

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Week 5 – Term 4 2021

Dear parents and carers,   Year 10 Graduation   Due to the government’s restrictions on gatherings of no more than 20 people, our plans for the year 10 graduation have changed. The graduation program will happen at the school, next week on Friday, 12th November, at 12pm. Some aspects to note:   Attendance at the ...

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Week 4 – Term 4 2021

Dear parents and carers,   Covid Restrictions   Due to current restrictions on gatherings, Friday assemblies will be cancelled until further notice.   The year 7/8 camp has been postponed until later in the term, pending improvement in the current Covid situation.   Year 8   This week our Year 8 students completed their National ...

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Week 3 – Term 4 2021

Dear parents and carers,   Next week, our fourth 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 Mrs Laien ...

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Dear parents and carers,   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.   2022 Classes   I am currently in the final stages of organising classes for the 2022 school year. If you know your child / ...

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Week 1 – Term 4 2021

Dear parents and carers,   Welcome back to all our students for Term 4 2021! We have a term packed full of learning and activities ahead. Welcome also to new students and families to the LIS community.   Year 8 and 10 National Exams   Next week, our first year 10 class sit for their ...

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Week 10 – Term 3 2021

Happy Independence!   I would like to wish all students, staff and wantoks of Lihir International School / School to Mine Campus a very happy 46th anniversary of Independence! Thanks to our National teachers who led our Independence Day celebrations. Many were able to watch the celebration and dances yesterday via the live stream. This ...

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Week 9 – Term 3 2021

National Exam Preparation   There are only a few weeks until our students sit for both the Year 10 and Year 8 National exams. The next few weeks (including the holidays) should be a time of focus and preparation for these students. I ask that parents / carers monitor students’ screen time (mobile phones, tablets, ...

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Newcrest Townsite, Lihir Island,
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