ENROLMENT AT WESTGROVE
Under the Education and Training Reform Act 2006, schooling is compulsory for students aged between 6 and 17 years unless an exemption from attendance has been granted. For children commencing Prep, they must be 5 years of age by April 30th of the year they are in Prep.
Our School Zone
As per DE guidelines, Westgrove will accept enrolments for students who reside in our school zone. 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.
For more information, you can:
visit School zones for answers to frequently asked questions
call the Victorian School Building Authority (VSBA) on 1800 896 950
email the VSBA at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Department of Education (DE) 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 Westgrove Primary School.
If you would like to enrol your child/ren at Westgrove Primary School, please contact the office on 9749 8233 where our staff will assist you through the process. Please note:
Prep enrolments for the following year are open from Term 2.
If you have a child/ren transferring from another school, please call the office to make an enrolment appointment.
An enrolment form will need to be completed to enrol. We will also require the following documentation:
Birth certificate (original to be sighted)
Passport/Visa if child is born outside of Australia
Proof of address (utility bill with current address on it)