Hastings Primary School

Message from our Principal – Mrs. Simone McDonald

Hastings Primary School is a caring, friendly and supportive school community. Our key focus is to provide an inclusive, enriching and motivating learning environment which fosters social, emotional and academic development for every child.
Hasting Primary School was established in 1872, and has a long and proud history in the township of Hastings.
We have excellent indoor and outdoor facilities that provide a safe, welcoming and comfortable learning environment for all members of our school community.

Spacious grounds include landscaped gardens, high quality playground equipment, synthetic turf playing field, walking track, netball/basketball courts and bicycle enclosure.
Classrooms are spacious and comfortable, well heated and cooled, with interactive whiteboard and computer hubs in each of them.
The Visual Arts room, library, gymnasium/hall, kitchen classroom and community café all add to the experiences we offer our students and families.

Hastings Primary School is a Kids Matter school

Upcoming Events

26marAll DayFinal Payment Due- Yr 5-6 Sovereign Hill Camp(All Day: thursday)

14apr1:00 am1:00 amCurriculum DayStudents are not to attend school1:00 am - 1:00 am

21jul8:50 am3:15 pmStudent Led ConferenceStudents to only attend school at their allocated meeting time8:50 am - 3:15 pm

02novAll DayCurriculum DayStudents are not to attend school(All Day: monday)

Our school community values


  • Respect for self, others and the environment
  • Responsibility for the decisions and actions that impact on others and the future
  • Care and Compassion
  • Collaboration with others to promote a community of learners
  • Doing your personal best in the pursuit of excellence
  • Honesty


These values will support our students with the determination to make the most of every opportunity that comes their way, and embrace the challenges life presents to them.