Prep Transition

Prep Transition

Barwon Heads Primary School is now accepting Prep enrolments for 2024. 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 2024 please download the Enrolment Form below along with the Kinder booklet and return to the administration office by Friday 28th July, 2023. 

For more information surrounding transition and 2024 dates please see the ‘important dates’ link below. 

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

Files And Folders

Kinder Enrolment Booklet

Files And Folders

2023 /2024 Important Dates

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 weekly tours on a Wednesday morning, for all prospective and future enrolments in 2024. Tours commence Wednesday 12th July until Wednesday 13th September 9.15am – 10.00am. 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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