Prep Enrolments 2023


Dear Parents / Guardians,

 

Our Expression of Interest Forms for Prep 2023 Enrolment are now open for you to complete - please scroll down to complete an expression of interest.


All families who wish to enrol their child in Prep for 2023, will need to complete the expression of interest form on or after this date (this includes families who already have children attending our school).

 

Below you will find other key dates and information.

 

Please contact 5995 7139 and speak to one of our helpful office staff if you have any further queries.

 

Kind Regards,

 

Marc de Ley

Principal

 

PLEASE REMEMBER: We are a designated neighbourhood school zone (see below) and are often at capacity with students who reside in our designated zone.

 

Important Upcoming Dates

 Date  Prep 2023 Information
 Friday 24th June 2022

 Expression of Interest for Prep 2023 CLOSES

 Tuesday 26th July 2022

 'Formal offer letter (& enrolment pack)' or 'Letter of no offer'

 sent to prospective families.

 Tuesday 16th August 2022

 Letter of Offer (enrolment information) DUE back at school.

 

School Information Night Presentation can be found here.

 

Designated Neighbourhood School

Our school zone is available on Findmyschool.vic.gov.au which hosts the most up-to-date information about Victorian school zones.

 

Students residing in this zone are guaranteed a place at our school, which is determined on the basis of your permanent residential address (proof of residence is required).

 

The Department provides guidance through the Placement Policy to ensure that students have access to their designated neighbourhood school and the freedom to choose other schools, subject to facility limitations.

 

You can find more information and answers to frequently asked questions on the Department's website under School zones.

 

Eligibility for Prep 2023

To start primary school your child will need to turn five years old by 30 April, 2023. Your child must be at school in the year that they turn six years of age. This is the compulsory school starting age in Victoria.

 

Specific concerns about enrolling your child

If you have specific concerns about enrolling your child, for example a child with special needs/disability, please ensure you include these details in the comments section on the expression of interest form.

 

If you forget to include these details on the expression of interest form please email the school, courtenay.gardens.ps@education.vic.gov.au, with the subject 'Prep 2023 Expression of Interest', your child's name and the specific concern/s.

 

Alternatively you can call the school on 5995 7139.

 

Expression of Interest Form