Enrolment & Prep 2018 Information

Enrolling at Ashburton Primary School

To begin the enrolment process at Ashburton Primary School please complete the attached enrolment form. You will need to attach your childs Birth Certificate and immunisation certificate in order for us to process your enrolment. Please view the Boundary Map attached.

Our Open Day is on Saturday May 13th at 10am or 11am, no appointment is necessary, each session will be followed by a school tour.

If you are starting prep in 2018 we will be accepting enrolments from April 18 until the end of July 2017.

For all other enrolments please make an appointment with the Principal.

Prep 2018 Transition Program

Welcome to Ashburton Primary School. The following events have been organised to assist you to understand more about Ashburton Primary School.

Education Week, May 29- June 2

Saturday Open Day
Saturday, May 13 at 10:00am or 11:00am. Principal address will commence at 10am and 11:00am. Each session will be followed by a school tour. Come and join staff and parents to learn more about Ashburton Primary School.

Weekly tours
Are available every Thursday at 9:15am beginning Thursday, May 18 until Thursday, July 27.  There is no need to book, just come to the School office and the Principal or Assistant Principal will take the tour.

Enrolments will be accepted from April 18 until end of July. A letter confirming your child’s enrolment will be sent in September. Please book in for an interview with the Principal and transition days after you have received this letter.

Contact the office for further information on 9885 2559.

Prep 2018 Transition Program | For enrolled students only

We aim for a smooth and relaxed transition for both parents and children by providing many opportunities for school familiarisation.


Prep transition days
During Term 4 enrolled children are invited to participate in our classroom experience program. Please meet at 9:10am at the Prep Playground. Children will be given a coloured name tag and attend the classroom of the same colour. Parents are invited to morning tea and information sessions. These sessions provide an opportunity to meet the Principal and learn about curriculum and the school community. Contact the office to register your attendance on 9885 2559.

Friday November 3 at 9:15- 10:15am or Friday November 10 at 9:15- 10:15am
Enrolled children will complete an activity with a current prep student in the classroom.

Friday November 17 at 9:15- 10:15am
Enrolled children will complete an activity in the prep classroom.

Friday November 24 at 9:15- 10:15am
Enrolled children will go to sport, music, art or Japanese. Children will be allocated to a group.

Tuesday, December 5 at 9:15- 10:30am
It is important that all children attend this session. Children will be with their 2017 teacher and classmates. Children can wear their school uniform.


Student Interview
Monday, November 6 – November 24. You and your child will be invited to attend an interview with the Principal or Prep Coordinator. Please contact the office to book a time on 9885 2559.


Information Evening for Parents “Preparing for Prep”
Monday, November 20 at 7:30pm in the Performing Arts Centre.


Prep Picnic
Wednesday, November 29 at 3:45-4:45pm. A picnic will be held at the Prep Playground. This is a great opportunity to meet other families for an informal get together. Please bring your picnic food.