Sawtell Public School is a medium sized school and a focal point for the community. Tradition and traditional values are recognised and reinforced through the school's culture.
Sawtell Public School prides itself on being a school of opportunity. Participation in all aspects of school life is expected. Individuality is developed and expressed through a strong creative arts program.
Academic achievement is encouraged as is achievement on the sporting fields. The school motto 'Play the Game' is embedded in the school philosophy. We aim to produce caring, capable citizens who will continue to abide by the school's values as they take their place in the wider community.