Padstow Park Public School is dedicated to providing a balanced curriculum in order to service the academic, emotional and social needs of all children in our care. We aim to provide a happy, caring and supportive environment which promotes the development of each student's potential. Our school culture is one of respect, tolerance and open communication. The school has a strong academic, sporting and creative tradition and emphasises high expectations in literacy and numeracy. It also emphasises care and concern for every student, the importance of technology in learning, an appreciation and application of the arts and cooperation between the school, home and the wider community, focusing on shared responsibility for learning.