ORIENTATION DAY

During our Orientation day you will have the opportunity to attend with your child and familiarise yourself with both the Educators and with our learning environment.

Our Orientation Day for our 3 and 4 year old program for 2022, will be held in November 2021. Please note that COVID-19 safety and risk management procedures will be in place during the orientation process   All families will receive information about our Orientation Day by email or mail, prior to the date.  Please contact us on 9311 2207 or send an email at [email protected] if you would like more information about our Orientation process.

 Please visit our Facebook page (Cherry Crescent Preschool) to experience and enjoy a VIRTUAL TOUR of our Kindergarten.

 

FREE KINDERGARTEN FOR

ELIGIBLE THREE AND FOUR YEAR OLD FAMILIES

Your family may be eligible to access free Kindergarten in any of the following circumstances:-

  • Your child is identified by a parent, carer or legal guardian as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
  • Your child is identified on their birth certificate as being a multiple birth child (triplets or more)
  • Your child holds or has a parent or guardian who holds one of the following:

    - Commonwealth Health Care Card

    - Commonwealth Pensioner Concession Card

    - Department of Veterans’ Affairs Gold or White Card

    - ImmiCard                   

    - a Refuge/Special Humanitarian Visa (200-217)

    - an Asylum Seeker Bridging Visa (A-F)

    - a Tempory Protection/Humanitarian Visa (447,451 and 785) or a Resolution of Status (RoS), class CD, subclass 851.

If your child turns 3 before 30th April and your family has support from Child First or Child Protection then you are eligible to attend our four year old program for free.

 

WHAT TO BRING ALONG:

You need to bring your child’s Medicare Immunisation History Statement on Orientation Day.

ADDITIONAL COSTS ON THIS DAY:

Fundraising levy is $30.00


     

                                        

FULL FEE FAMILIES 

(FAMILIES NOT ELIGIBLE FOR FREE KINDERGARTEN)

If you DO NOT hold one of the above Cards, you will need to pay Term 4 fees on our Orientation day. This payment will be considered as a holding fee and then used as your child’s Term 4 fee for that year of attendance.

WHAT TO BRING ALONG:

You need to bring your child’s Medicare Immunisation History Statement on Orientation Day.

ADDITIONAL COSTS ON THIS DAY:

Fundraising levy is $30.00

 

INFORMATION SHARING DAY 

You will be notified of your time and date for your Information Sharing Day.

Please bring with you the following on this day:

  • Your child’s Doctor - Name, Address and Phone Number
  • Emergency contact people – Names, Address and Phone numbers
  • Your child’s MEDICARE IMMUNISATION HISTORY STATEMENT AND IMMUNISATION RECORD BOOK   
  • Proof of eligibility for free kindergarten. (Please refer to the list above).   
  • If your child is identified by a parent, carer or legal guardian as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander you must bring a birth certificate. If your child is from a multiple birth (triplets or more) you must bring a birth certificate.