Recent News

Spending Time Wisely - vote now!

EHPS Year 4 students from 2017 were finalists in the Best Primary School Animation section of the 2018 SAE ATOM Awards with their film Spending Time Wisely. Audience choice awards for the finalists are now open – and we’d love your support! Vote open until midday on Monday 29th April - CLICK HERE.


Welcome back for Term 2

Term 2 commences on Tuesday 23rd April. We look forward to welcoming back students and staff, and our new students and their families joining us this term. We hope you've enjoyed the Autumn school holiday break and look forward to the new school term.



ANZAC Day is on Thursday 25th April 2019; students do not attend school on this day. A variety of items will be for sale in support of the RSL ANZAC Appeal from 8.30am on Tuesday 23rd April at the front of the school. Our ANZAC commemoration will be held on Wednesday 24th April at 11.30am.


Year 5 Camp

Year 5 students will be on camp from Monday 6th to Wednesday 8th May at Sovereign Hill in Ballarat.

Year 6 Camps

The dates for the rescheduled Year 6 Camps to Forest Lodge Farm in Gippsland are confirmed - Monday 6th to Wednesday 8th May (Camp One) and Wednesday 8th to Friday 10th May (Camp Two).


School Tours

School tours are offered for families interested in enrolment at EHPS for entry in 2020, and will be conducted weekly on Thursday and Friday at 9.30am. Bookings essential - contact our Office between 9.30am and 2.30pm on 9807 4944.


Enrol now for 2020 entry

Enrolments for entry in 2020 can now be submitted. Enrolment enquiries should be made between 9.30am and 2.30pm Monday to Friday during school terms by contacting our Office. An information pack, including enrolment forms, is available from our Office. Submit Prep 2020 enrolment by Friday 31st May.


New Insights article: The messages all boys need to hear

Parenting educator Maggie Dent maintains how we communicate with boys impacts their self-esteem, emotional management and resilience. In this article Maggie provides wonderful boy-friendly communication guidance for parents and teachers. Access this article via the Parenting Ideas section below.


CSEF 2019

Applications for the 2019 Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund (CSEF) are open until the end of Term 2 (Friday 28th June 2019). If you hold a valid means-tested concession card or are a temporary foster parent, you may be eligible for CSEF.


Student-free Days in 2019

School Council have approved the remaining two student-free days for 2019 - Wednesday 22nd May and Friday 2nd August. Students do not attend school on these days. The BASC program will be available to students enrolled in the program from 7am to 6pm if required.