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The Department of Education has a statewide Foundation (Prep) enrolment timeline.

The timeline advises families when and how to enrol their child into Foundation (Prep) at a Victorian government primary school, including Doreen Primary School. 


Information for parents and carers on when and how to enrol their child in 2025 Foundation (Prep) at a Victorian government primary school can be found at 'Enrolling in Foundation (Prep)'.

What you need to do:

1. Contact us to book a school tour or to learn more about our school and the enrolment application process. 


2. Download the ‘Foundation (Prep) Enrolment Information Pack for Parents and Carers.'

The pack will be available from Monday 15 April 2024 and will include an application form. 

3. Submit an enrolment application for Foundation (Prep) by Friday 26 July 2024.

4. You will be notified of the outcome of your application Friday 9 August 2024. If you receive an enrolment offer, you should accept the offer by Friday 23 August 2024.


5. Take part in enrolment information and transition sessions during Term 4, 2024.


6. Your child will start Foundation (Prep) from Wednesday 29 January 2025.

Enrolment applications submitted after 26 July 2024 will be processed by the school as they are received, in accordance with the Department of Education's Placement Policy.

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