Parents

Dates & Times

Times

School begins daily at 9.00am and we encourage children to arrive a few minutes early as classrooms will be open from 8.50am.

Each Monday there is a School Assembly at 9am for our Prep and Year 1 students, and a 9.30am assembly for Years 2,3,4 & 5,6 alternating fortnightly. Parents and family are most welcome to attend.

School Structure
9.00   Session 1
10.00 Session 2
11.00 BREAK
11.20 Session 3
12.20 BREAK
12.50 LUNCH EATING TIME
1.00  Session 4
2.00  BREAK
2.30  Session 5

Dismissal time is 3.30pm
Dismissal on the last day of each term is 2.30pm, and 1.00pm on the last day of the school year.

iCAS Testing dates

iCAS testing dates will be as follows:
Writing Thursday 12th August
English Friday 20th August
Maths Tuesday 31st August

Sign in/out

We have a Late Arrivals and Early Departures Compass Kiosk to help monitor both the punctuality and the whereabouts of children. Children are able to sign themselves in at the office, or an adult may sign them in via the Kiosk. Children may only leave the school under the care of an adult, who in turn must sign the child out of the school.

Dates

Term 1
January 28 – Years 1 to 6 Term 1 commences
January 29 – Preps Term 1 commences
April 1 – Final day of term

Term 2
April 19 – Term 2 commences
June 25 – Final day of term

Term 3
July 12 – Term 3 commences
September 16 – Final day of term

Term 4
October 4 – Term 4 commences
December 17 – Final day of the year

Public Holidays
Monday March 8
Monday June 14
Tuesday November 2

Curriculum days
Friday September 17 – OOSHC open
Monday November 1 – OOSHC closed
Wednesday December 8 3 Way Conferences – OOSHC open

Camps
Year 5 – dates TBA
Year 6 – Monday July 26 – Friday July 30

Term 1
January 28 – Staff Commence Duty
– Students Commence TBA
April 8 – Final day of term

Term 2
April 26 – Term 2 commences
June 24 – Final day of term

Term 3
July 11 – Term 3 commences
September 16 – Final day of term

Term 4
October 3 – Term 4 commences
December 20 – Final day of the year

Public Holidays
Labour Day – Monday March 14
Good Friday – Friday April 15
Easter Monday – Monday April 18
Anzac Day – Monday April 25
Queen’s Birthday – Monday June 13
AFL Grand Final – TBA
Melbourne Cup – Tuesday November 1

Term 1
January 30 – Years 1 to 6 Term 1 commences
January 31 – Preps Term 1 commences
March 27 – Final day of term

Term 2
April 14 – Term 2 commences
June 26 – Final day of term

Term 3
July 13 – Term 3 commences
September 18 – Final day of term

Term 4
October 5 – Term 4 commences
December 18 – Final day of the year

Public Holidays
Monday March 9
Monday April 13
Monday June 8
Tuesday November 3

Curriculum days *to be advised

Uniform

At Epping Views Primary School we wear a uniform to ensure that everyone feels a part of the EVPS team. The uniform was chosen by the parents and students and has a number of mix and match items to ensure it is suitable for all activities. The school stocks all items of uniform which can be purchased between the hours of 8.30am and 4.15pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Canteen

Outside School Hours Care

Our School Aged Care program has become a very popular aspect of our school, with both the Before and After School programs offering a wide ranging program to our children. The School Aged Care staff offer a diverse program that caters to the range of ages of the students.

The Before Care program runs from 6.30am till 8.45am each morning with breakfast included and the Afternoon Care program commencing at 3.30pm till 6.30pm with afternoon snacks provided. Incorporated into the After School program is Active After School Sports where different sports and experiences are offered to the students such as cricket, basketball and skateboarding.

For many working parents the service provided by School Aged Care is an essential part of your family life. Eligible families can receive the Child Care Benefit and the Child Care Rebate. For more information on the program please contact the office on 8401 3791 or ask to speak directly with our coordinator Lyn.

Fee Structure for OSHC Commencing Term 1 2021

Before school care casual – $15.00
Before school care permanent –  $12.00
After school care casual – $20.00
After school care permanent – $18.00

SFD – Casual – $50.00
SFD Permanent – $40.00

Vacation Care –  $50.00

How To Register

WAITLIST & CASUAL BOOKINGS (EXISTING OSHC SERVICE)

Registering for My Family Lounge in 3 Simple Steps

Step 1
Families who have attended this service before and are NEW to My Family Lounge – Please contact the service to receive your unique Login.

For NEW families to our service who have NOT used My Family Lounge before, click on REGISTER to create your own My Family Lounge account.

For families who have an EXISTING My Family Lounge account, skip the registration process and go to step 2

Step 2
Log into your MFL account and tell us about you, your child and what bookings you are after so we can help you out.

Step 3
If you have requested a permanent booking for Before or After school Care, we will come back to you and advise if we have a spot available for your child. If we have a spot, we will email you an Offer. Simply accept the offer, complete and submit your child’s Enrolment form online to confirm your spot.

Looking for a Casual Day! Once your child is enrolled at our service, you can book in casual days via the My Family Lounge App or website for B/ASC and Vacation Care. To download the App visit Google Play or App Store.

Easy as 1…2…3

Visit myfamilylounge.com.au to see how this amazing parent portal will benefit you and step by step videos on how to use it.

Vacation Care

Epping Views Primary School offers a holiday care program to the local community. The program has become increasingly popular and bookings fill fast, so please ensure you submit your enrolment form as soon as possible. Please note for each program the booking date closes one week prior to the payment date. A variety of excursions, in house activities and theme days are offered throughout as well as access to an array of art/craft, games, equipment, Playstations, group games and more. For more information on the current program please download the activity program as well the booking form.

Sept Vacation Care Program Sheet 2021

Vacation Care Sept 2021 Booking Sheet

Reports

New Victorian Reporting Information