2015 School Year
2015 School Year
The 2015 school year start dates:
Students - Monday 2 February
Uniform Shop - Friday 30 January
Staff - Thursday 29 February
School Office Opens - Tuesday 27 January
Phone App for Esperance Primary - now for all phones!
Our 'Smart Phone' App has beeen converted so all android phone users can also enjoy the benefits of the App. this can now be downloaded at Google play.
iPhone users can still download the App for free from the iTunes App store - simply by searching 'Esperance Primary School'. The app allows you to send us Student Absenteeism information, Phone or Email the school, as well as linking you to our website for Newsletters, Term Planners, Uniform and Canteen Orders and much more.
Are You Bushfire Ready?
Are you bushfire ready ?
The State Government is running the ‘Are you bushfire ready?’ campaign throughout summer. The campaign includes advertising as well as a website. The website has information for families about preparing themselves and their properties for bushfires.
TOM State Champions
Tournament Of Minds - Applied Tech are State Champions
Our Applied Technology Team - Taylor Harris, Chloe Hockley, Rueben Smith, Cooper Tamlin, Denham Rooney, Ryan Quinlivan and Sam Jefferies are the State Champions and will represent WA in Melbourne at the Australasian Pacific final in Melbourne.
Our Language Literature Team received honours at the recent State finals. Congratulations to all our TOM teams for the efforts in 2014.
Next Assembly - February 2015, hosted by our Student Councillors.
Parents, Carers and community members are invited to come along when our classes host assemblies on a Friday. Assemblies are a great way for the students to show their families and friends not only what they have been learning about at school - but also how much talent they have.
Our next assembly will be held in February 2015 and will be hosted by our Student Councillors.
Welcome to Esperance Primary School
Esperance Primary School (established 1956) is a Level 5 Public School located 740km east of Perth on the picturesque south east coast of WA. As an Independent Public School, we have been empowered to make decisions best suited to the needs and interests of our students and local community. Our school supports each student to take responsibility for their learning, aim for their personal best and achieve their full potential.
Our student population is currently 553 students and has mainly double streamed K-7 year levels. Our vision of Inspiring Personal Excellence is a guiding principle that underpins our school’s operations. We strive to meet the needs and interests of our students, with our socio-economic index being in the median range. Critical and creative thinking is valued, with SAER programs complimenting class learning experiences. Highly regarded PEAC and Australiasian Pacific, award winning Tournament of Minds (TOM) programs provide enrichment for gifted and talented students, with innovative Science programs providing authentic and real life learning experiences.
Our committed staff aim to be student and relationship focused, motivated and work collaboratively in a team environment. We highly regard strong teaching skills in literacy, numeracy and science.
We value our parents and carers as partners and encourage a collaborative, mutually respectful learning and teaching environment.
Esperance Primary School is held in high regard by the local and wider community due to its achievements in student learning, quality teaching by the caring and professional staff and the shared beliefs we have with our active and supportive families.
Department of Education - website
Public Education Budget 2014-2015 (link)