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:


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

Creative Arts


  • Specialist Sports Program 
  • Regional and Archdiocesan representative sport
  • Gala sports days