Leadership Team

Principal – Vicky Bashford

Vicky joined EPS as a classroom teacher in 2015, and then was appointed as the Principal in 2021. As Principal, her key role is in managing all aspects of our student support and intervention processes, student engagement and Aboriginal support programs. Other responsibilities include in leading school wide initiatives and managing groups and committees including our Out of Schools House Care (OSHC) and Fundraising.

Deputy Principal – Simone Percy

Simone joined our staff at EPS in Term 1 2022. As Deputy Principal, Simone’s key role and responsibilities are in leading school wide initiatives, leading literacy learning R-6, developing inquiry pedagogies and managing intervention procedures across the site. Simone also supports student leadership and promotes authentic student voice in decision making through the management of Student Council.

Assistant Principal – Ashley Blight

Ashley began at EPS in Term 3 2022. In his role as Assistant Principal, Ashley is responsible for driving school wide improvement in teaching and learning in the areas of numeracy and digital learning. He works closely with the ICT team to manage site ICT initiatives and resource management. Ashley also works with parent volunteers on the After School Sport Committee to help facilitate extra-curricular opportunities for our students.