All parents/caregivers and members of the community are welcome to attend.
Primary – Primary assemblies are held for students fortnightly in the primary undercover area, commencing at 8.30am every 2nd Thursday. Parents will be notified of details through the newsletter, school star app and term planners.
Secondary – Each term, secondary school run two/three assemblies at the secondary community courts to recognise student achievement. These events are an opportunity for students to receive recognition for their efforts using Our School Values – Responsible, Respectful and Aim High.
If you have questions or concerns about your child, please see the teacher to make a mutually convenient time for a meeting. Parent correspondence: Details of specific events will often be emailed out, in the newsletter, SMS message, school star app, website or displayed on the electronic street sign.
The school does not have a canteen facility on site. Families must ensure that their children are supplied with food for recess and lunch breaks.
Centacare supports with counselling students and families, with all types of needs. Telephone 9949 2225.
A school Chaplain was appointed in 2021.
Students will receive immunisations as per the school based immunisation program these include:
Year 8 Students
Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (dTpa) and Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)
Year 10 Students
Meningococcal / ACWY
School Based Psychologist
EDHS has a permanent school psychologist assigned at the school and referrals can be made, following discussions with your child’s teacher, through the relevant Deputy Principal.
Speech and Occupational Therapists
These services are based at Carnarvon Hospital. These services are available through referrals from the school. Exmouth DHS does have access to both services who visit the school on a regular schedule when available. Telephone 9941 1555.
Community Health Nurse
The Community Health Nurse provides a screening service for school students. Parents should inform the school of any medical disabilities or treatments which may require a modified educational program. All kindergarten students with consent have a school entry health assessment that includes vision, hearing screen, height and weight assessment. This assessment will be completed for students in Pre Primary and Year 1 if they are not done at the school’s kindergarten.
A Dental Clinic is situated at Exmouth Hospital. The dentist undertakes dental screening of students during the year. Telephone 9949 3690.
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