TAMWORTH Public School was established in 1855 and is set on a large site that includes heritage buildings and expansive grounds.
"The school has a strong record of achievements in academic, cultural and sporting pursuits," said principal Chris Connor.
"The dedicated and caring staff has a balance of highly experienced and early career teachers.
"The school has a high community profile and is strongly supported by an engaged Parents and Citizens Association and provides a wide range of extra-curricular activities."
Mr Connor is an experienced principal who aims to inspire both staff and students to strive for their personal best.
"I am excited to be leading such a fine group of educators who are committed to each child in their care," he said.
"Our school has a fine history and important role in our community.
"I know the opportunities that our new facilities will bring are sure to enhance our student's achievements into the future.
"Our school will soon have new classrooms designed to facilitate future focused learning and a new school hall large enough to accommodate our growing student population.
"Improved student and staff facilities will complete the high quality upgrade ready by Term 4, 2020.
"School priorities include enhanced student learning, staff and student leadership, school programs focusing on academic excellence, well-being and environmental education."
For more information, visit: https://tamworth-p.schools.nsw.gov.au