"Ashfield Public School is a great school because once you walk through the gate you feel like you've come home."
This quote comes from a student who was asked what is best about Ashfield Public School and what makes it special. It is a simple statement from the heart of a child, but it reflects the philosophy of education embraced by the school community.
A home is a place that nurtures the growth and well-being of the individual and of the whole family unit. Ashfield Public School develops the talents and capacities of all students. It supports them in their areas of need and extends them in their areas of potential. The school is about a quality education where children are motivated and are able to achieve their best.