“For a community to be whole and healthy, it must be based on people’s love and concern for each other”
– Millard Fuller

The Lihir International School community is ever changing and ever growing. Partnerships are an important part of school life, whether between teacher and student, parent and teacher, or associations with our local community; working together to achieve the LIPS vision is essential.


Staff at Lihir International School have high expectations of all students and challenge them to be successful, enquiring learners while acknowledging individual differences and learning needs.. Read more…



The Lihir International School is owned and operated by Newcrest Mining Limited. The purpose of our school is to provide a high quality education to the company’s Townsite residents.

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Parents are very welcome at Lihir International School and we encourage parent participation in many forms. Many parents are involved in helping to run the school canteen, Parents & Wantoks committee and special events. Read more…

Lihir International School

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

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