Dr Lara Boyd: The Learning Brain Talk

Thursday January 16, 2020 from 7-8.30pm | Hastings Elementary Multipurpose room

In this talk, Dr. Boyd will review how the brain changes with learning and development. She will discuss how stress and anxiety affects the brain and learning. Dr. Boyd will present recent data showing brain plasticity in children and conclude with some practical tips for maximizing learning and brain plasticity.

Tickets available. Find out more on our events page.

Walking School Bus

Did you know that Hastings has a walking school bus? Each morning, WSB groups walk along specific routes, picking up additional students as they get closer to school.

Find out more about this, and other ways the PAC supports the school, on our initiatives page.

PAC Class Reps

Are you a parent looking to get involved at Hastings?
Help the PAC by becoming a Class Rep!

More details on our initiatives page.

January PAC General Meeting

Thursday January 23, 2020 from 7-8.30pm

Save the date. Note there is no meeting in December.

All PAC meeting dates will be listed on our meetings page.

PAC Executive

Please welcome the new members of the PAC executive and many thanks to our outgoing members. More details on the executive can be found here.


April 2020 | Hastings Elementary

This is an adults-only event and a great way to hang out with other Hastings parents/guardians and make new friends. More details to come.

Thursday Februrary 20 from 6.15pm | Hastings Elementary Gymnasium

Pizza, popcorn and prizes. Lots of fun for the whole family. Read More

May 2020 | Hastings Elementary

Last year we had carnival games, pony rides, food, treats & beverages and lots more at this annual Hastings community event. Read More