Student Enrolment

OUR NEW VIRTUAL TOUR!!!

We are very pleased to present a virtual tour of Grovedale College. We know we would love to have our families visit on-site but while we wait for restrictions to lift we hope this virtual tour will give you an insight into the amazing environment and opportunities that are available at Grovedale College

PROCESS OF ENROLMENT

Enrolment of students into the college is set out by DET guidelines and there is a clear process which is followed. In Term 2 primary schools will provide an application for enrolment form to all Grade 6 students. Families need to complete these forms and return them to their primary school. Those families which select Grovedale College will be collated and sent to the College. Parents will receive a letter early in Term 3 confirming the enrolment and with the relevant enrolment forms.

In term 4 all students attending in Grovedale College for the following year will be invited to the College where families and students will be provided with important information relating to booklists, camps and other programs on offer.

Grade 6

APPLICATION FOR ENROLMENT

Application for Enrolment forms will be sent to Primary Schools by the end of May and distributed to parents. These forms should be returned to the primary school by Friday 29 May 2020.

19 MARCH INFORMATION EVENING

An information evening for parents of primary school students will be held on Thursday 19 March (children welcome). Tours of the College and a BBQ will commence at 6.30pm. Formal activities commence at 7.00pm with Information provided about the College in general, as well as specific information about transition, curriculum, student services and welfare.

21 JULY DISTRIBUTION OF INFORMATION TO PARENTS

Parents choosing Grovedale College for their child will receive a letter in Term 3. Enrolment forms, uniform and camp details will be provided.

TERM 4 2022 VISITS TO PRIMARY SCHOOLS

Primary School teachers will complete Transition forms early in Term 4. This information assists the College in identifying individual students needs as well as providing general background information.

Staff and current students from the College will visit primary schools (prior to Orientation week) to meet with students and their teachers to give further information, answer questions and address any concerns.

10 SEPTEMBER DISTRIBUTION OF INFORMATION TO PARENTS

A package of information will be distributed to parents at the College Welcome Evening on Thursday 7 September 2022. The package will include several forms such as Application for School bus travel, booklists and other relevant information. These forms will need to be return to Grovedale College on or before the first day of Orientation Week.

13, 14 & 15 DECEMBER ORIENTATION PROGRAM

Students enrolled at Grovedale College for Year 7 2023 will be given the opportunity to have another look at their new school over a three day program. Students will be placed in their Home Groups. A numbers of forms from the Information Package are to be completed and returned to Grovedale College during the Orientation Program.

SCHOOL ZONES

Our school zone is available on  findmyschool.vic.gov.au 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.

Our school manages enrolments using the Placement Policy to ensure that students have access to their designated neighbourhood school and may enrol at another school, if there are available places.

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