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Enrolment and fees - Clarence Gardens Kindergarten

Enrolling your child

You can register your interest to enrol your child with us by using the preschool enrolment registration form (Word 283KB). This form is also available from us.

Try to register your interest by 30 June, but you can do this any time during the year.

Priority will be given to children living in our catchment area. If you don’t live in our catchment area you should indicate at least 2 other preschool options on your form.

If we can give your child a place with us we’ll send you an offer letter in term 3. You can accept the offer by filling in and sending back the acceptance slip by the due date.

Before your child starts

We will contact you in August about finalising the enrolment process. Once this has been confirmed all families will be invited to a parent induction session. This will be a 1-hour session where you can meet staff and ask questions.

Before they start preschool your child can come to 2 pre-entry transition visits. These will be in term 4 and will be a chance for your child to meet the staff, become familiar with our environment and play with other children.

Fees

We ask you to contribute towards the cost of your child attending preschool.

The parent contribution is:

  • $200 per term for 5 sessions – 2 full days and 1 half day (includes lunch care and an excursion levy)
  • $185 per term for 4 sessions – 2 full days (includes lunch care and an excursion levy)
  • $145 per term for 4 sessions – 1 full day and 2 half days (includes 1 lunch care and an excursion levy).

We offer other programs that may have additional costs.

When to pay

Payments are due by week 3 of each term, with notification via the newsletter.

Please contact us if you have difficulty paying.

How to pay

Cash or cheque

You can pay cash or cheque at the kindy, or by direct deposit. If you are paying by cash or cheque, please put the payment in a sealed envelope with your child’s name on the front. Put the envelope in the payments box on the parent shelf.

EFT information

You can pay by direct deposit.

BSB: 105150

Account number: 563300140

Please put your child’s name in the notes as the reference.