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. Please either scan and email the completed form to Ashburton.ps@edumail.vic.gov.au or send via post to Ashburton Primary School, Fakenham Rd, Ashburton 3147.

Our Open Day is on Saturday May 12th at 10am or 11am, no appointment is necessary, each session will be followed by a school tour.

If you are starting prep in 2019 we will be accepting enrolments from April 16 until June 29 2018.

For all other enrolments please call the school on 9885-2559 and speak to the Enrolment Officer.

Prep 2019 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 21- May 25

Saturday Open Day
Saturday, May 12 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 17 until Thursday, July 26.  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 16 until end of June. A letter confirming your child’s enrolment will be sent in late August. 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 2019 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 stay and have a tea/coffee. There will be a parent information session on Friday 9th November during transition. This session provides an opportunity to meet the Principal and learn about curriculum and the school community.

Friday October 26 at 9:15- 10:15am OR Friday November 2 at 9:15- 10:15am
Enrolled children will complete an activity with a current prep student in the classroom.

Friday November 9 at 9:15- 10:15am
Enrolled children will complete an activity in the prep classroom. The Principal will run a Parent Information session in the Conference Room on general Prep information for 2019.

Friday November 16 at 9:15- 10:15am
Enrolled children will go to sport, music, art or Japanese. Children will be allocated to a group.

Tuesday, December 11 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, October 29 – Wednesday October 31. 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.