Blakehurst Public School is in the Georges River Local Government Area. The site has been a public school since 1881. The school has been extensively rebuilt over the past 15 years. Nestled in a bush land setting above Carss Park, it is a school of approximately 280 students, coming from a wide range of socioâeconomic and language backgrounds. Around 67% of students have a language background other than English. An established, experienced staff works with the school community to provide a caring community environment for the students. An active and supportive parent body complements the commitment shown by students and staff as future focused learners.