Three-year-old Kindergarten Program
Eligibility – please note that children must turn three (3) years of age on or before 30 April, of the year they will attend pre-school, to submit a registration form for our three-year-old kindergarten program. In order to commence at pre-school, a child must have turned three (3) years of age. For example, the kinder year may commence on 2 February, but if an enrolled child does not turn three until 25 March, they may not begin the program until that date.
The three-year-old program is run as one group of children attending two, 2.5 hour sessions per week.
Children who turn three after the beginning of term one, but prior to 30 April, will be required to pay full fees in term one to hold their place in the program.
See below to download the three-year-old kindergarten registration form.
Registrations for the three-year-old kindergarten program can be made on 1 March of the year prior to a child being eligible to attend.
- Registrations for 2020 will open on Friday March 1, 2019
- Registrations for 2021 will open on Monday March 2, 2020 (because March 1 is a Sunday)
Please click here to view the full details of the registration process.
Registration forms are available at the pre-school or you can download a copy of the form here – Three-year-old Kindergarten Registration Form*
* Please note that Three-year-old Kindergarten Registration forms MUST be accompanied by a copy of the child’s birth certificate, Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) Immunisation History Statement and the admin/membership fee.
NEW Four-year-old Kindergarten Program
*For registrations for 2020, you may complete a registration form, a copy of which can be downloaded here or collected from the pre-school, and to return the form, along with the appropriate booking fee, to the Banyule City Council.
Children beginning the four-year-old program at Bundoora Pre-school must turn four (4) years of age by 30 April of the year they attend. Children may be registered for an enrolment place at Bundoora Pre-school as per the Banyule City Council Four-year-old Kindergarten Registration Policy.
Parents/carers are required to register online through a link on the Banyule City Council website. The new process will make it easier and more convenient as you can register via a desktop computer, phone or tablet. No more having to come into the council office to submit a paper form.
Offers for will be allocated in mid July of the year prior to a child being eligible to attend. Offers will be made via the NEW parent portal.
For more information regarding the council’s registration process and the link to register click here