The Lakeside News has moved to Compass.

For families of the school, please follow the following instructions to access school documentation: 

  1. Click on the Compass icon on the homepage of the school website or go to

  2. Enter your username and password to sign in.

  3. Navigate to School Documentation, found under the Community tab.

Newsletter advertising
Blackburn Lake Primary School’s weekly newsletter The Lakeside News is distributed electronically to over 300 families each week.

Advertisements and items submitted for the newsletter must be emailed to our Office @ by midday Wednesday for inclusion in that week’s newsletter.

We request Items to be sent as an attachment in Word as items sent in files not compatible with Department of Education and Training (DET) applications cannot be included. DET and Blackburn Lake Primary School do not endorse the products or services of any private advertiser. They accept no responsibility for accuracy of information contained in advertisements or claims made by them.