Prep Transition

Prep Transition

Barwon Heads Primary School will be accepting Prep enrolments for 2025 from the beginning of Term 2.

To enrol in the foundation year of primary school children must be five years of age by 30th April of the year they start school.

If you have a child going into Prep in 2025 please download the Enrolment Form below and return to the administration office by Friday 26th July, 2024. 

For more information surrounding transition and 2025 dates please contact the school administration office. 

Information and resources for prospective parents/carers can be found on the Enrolling in Foundation (Prep) webpage and the Starting School webpage.

Files And Folders

Student Enrolment Form

Our School Zone

All government primary and secondary schools have a school zone. A school zone defines an area’s designated neighbourhood government school. Every Victorian student has a legislated right to enrol at their designated neighbourhood government school (local school).

Our school zone is available on which hosts the most up-to-date information on school zones in Victoria.

Students residing within our school zone are guaranteed a place at our school, which is determined on the basis of your permanent residential address.

The Department provides guidance through the School 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.

Tour Dates & Times

Barwon Heads Primary School is holding tours throughout Term 2 of 2024, for all prospective and future enrolments in 2025. To book a tour please contact the school administration office – 03 5254 2325 or email

What to Bring

Your child will not equire anything specifically for the transition days. You may send a drink bottle and hat if you wish. Please ensure these are clearly labelled. Students are not required to wear school uniform on transition days.

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