You can also hear what parents have to say about our wonderful school.
Oatley west public school is founded on a strong culture of school improvement and success. The staff is committed to achieving high learning outcomes with the students, in partnership with the parents. This culture of effective learning is clearly expressed by the school's motto 'Learning to live - Living to learn.' The students have a strong sense of purpose; they know they come to school to learn and respond very well to the learning challenge. The school community identifies positively with the aims of the school and parents generally accept the partnership in learning that they are offered. The learning program is systematic and has a strong focus on literacy and numeracy learning which is balanced with outstanding achievements in the areas of the performing arts and sport.