The Out of School Hours Care (OSHC) service at Prospect Primary School is operated by the Prospect Primary School Governing Council. The council has authorised the principal of Prospect Primary to operate this service on their behalf.
OUR OSHC PHILOSOPHY
At Prospect Primary School OSHC, our team is committed to provide students with high quality care that is inclusive and safe. We aim to provide students with a rich learning environment that fosters free play, social interactions, investigation, creativity and adventure as well as challenges students.
Students at Prospect Primary School OSHC: Our team believes that each student is important and has individual needs and interests. We aim to provide a variety of stimulating, engaging activities which take into account each student’s individual needs, interests, abilities, ages and cultural backgrounds.
We believe that students have the right to:
We aim to encourage:
Parents, Caregivers and Families of Prospect Primary School OSHC: Our OSHC team believes that parents, caregivers and families are a vital part of running a successful service. We aim to support parents, caregivers and families in their role as primary caregivers by:
Staff and Volunteers of Prospect Primary School OSHC: Our team provides quality care for the students at OSHC by:
We are committed to providing:
OSHC SESSION TIMES
Before School Care: 7:00am – 8:45am
After School Care: 3:00pm – 6:15pm (Rosary) - 3:15pm - 6:15pm (Prospect Primary)
Vacation Care and Pupil Free Days: 7:00am – 6:15pm
BEFORE SCHOOL CARE PROCEDURE
At 7.00am-8.00am: Breakfast is provided to students. Students engaging in a range of programmed learning experiences and activities.
At 8.25am: A staff member will sign out Rosary students individually, before taking them to school.
At 8.30am: Prospect students years 2-7 will line up at the door and will be signed out.
At 8.40am: Prospect students years R-1 are singed out and walked to their classrooms.
AFTER SCHOOL CARE PROCEDURE
At 3.00pm: Rosary students are collected from their school hall. The students in reception and year 1 will go to the OSHC room. Years 2 to 7 students will to go to the hall.
At 3.15pm: The junior primary student’s from Prospect Primary are collected. Their meeting place is under the shelter between the junior primary building and administration building. The junior primary students go to the OSHC room. The years 2 to 7 students are to go to the hall.
At 3.30pm: A staff member will organise the students in a circle for roll call, to talk about the day’s activities, and any housekeeping.
At 3.45pm: Students will have their afternoon snack.
At 4.00pm-6.00pm: Students may swap between spaces and will then be involved in programed learning experiences.
At 6.15pm: OSHC is closed.