Edithvale Primary School was established in 1913 and is situated in an environmentally sensitive area between the beach and the wetlands, 28 km south of Melbourne. Our current enrolment is 354 students and there are 16 class groups.
Our vision is to foster a love of learning in our school community. We work together to know and understand our students and their learning needs. We aim to ensure that learning is fun, active and meaningful in an environment where individuality, creativity and curiosity are valued. We endeavour to prepare our students for tomorrow’s world, developing their skills and knowledge, enabling them to live and work in a global community as effective, responsible and caring citizens.
The core programs at Edithvale Primary School are literacy and numeracy. Specialist subject areas are Physical Education, French and The
Arts. Staff work and plan in teams to ensure engaging and exciting programs that cater for the individual needs and talents of our
children. Our extensive extra-curricular program provides a range of opportunities for students to experience a broad range of activities
facilitated by our dedicated staff and passionate parents.
We have a strong and supportive student welfare program based upon Restorative Practices and Education. These programs are supported by Student Representative Council and classroom management programs. A whole-school focus for each term is determined by the Wellbeing Team which integrates the teaching of positive character traits such as gratitude, persistence, and integritythat help develop individuals who can thrive in today’s world. A designated Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Centre has 30 computers, 3 banks of Netbook Computers and a well-resourced Library. Staff members are committed to their own professional growth and to the wellbeing and educational progress of our students. We actively seek to develop positive and productive relationships with all members of our school community. Parents are invited to participate in effective parent and community activities, services and programs that promote a strong home-school link.
Family Open Learning Morning | 24-May-2018
Family Open Learning Morning. Edithvale's Education Week Thursday 24 May 9.30 ~ 10.30am Come and experience some hands on English, Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths Activities. ..
Book Fair Jun 4-7 | 07-Jun-2018
Our Book Fair is coming! It will be held in the library from Monday 4 June until Thursday 7 June. We are using Lamont Books again this year. Because of wonderful community spirit, we had our best Book Fair ever last year – let’s make this one just as successful!! In order for our Book Fair to run smoothly, we need help from parent vo..
Queen's Birthday - No School | 11-Jun-2018
There is NO SCHOOL on Monday 11 June. The school office will be closed on the Queen's Birthday...
Semester 1 Reports | 22-Jun-2018
Parent/Teacher Interviews Jun 27-28 | 28-Jun-2018
Parent/Teacher interviews will be held on the last week of the term on June 27 and 28. If you have not yet logged into COMPASS, would you please do so to ensure that you will be able to access your child's semester one reports when they become available, book a time for Parent/Teacher interviews and alert us if your child is absent on any ..
Entertainment Books -Early Bird Offers | 30-Jun-2018
It’s that time of year again … you can order your Entertainment Book or Digital Membership now and take advantage of some great early-bird offers. Support Edithvale Primary School and you’ll be rewarded! We are raising funds for our School and you can help. Order the NEW 2018 | 2019 Enter..
Art Show | 13-Sep-2018
All the grades have been very busy creating, making and painting artwork for our Art Show on Thursday September 13th . More information will be available closer to the event. Ms Lang Visual Arts Teacher..