How to Finalise your Enrolment to St Johns Kindergarten

Once you have accepted your offer of place at St Johns Kindergarten on the Bayside Kindergarten Portal please print off our 2019 Enrolment form below and return it by Tuesday 21st August 2018 to: St Johns Kindrgarten 14-16 Darcy Avenue Sandringham. Please also attach the following completed documents:

    • Non refundable $50 deposit or receipt of payment (see 2019 Enrolment Form)
  • Copy of birth certificate and Immunisation statement from Medicare.
If you have accepted an offer on the Bayside Kindergarten Portal, please finalise your enrolment here…..2019 Enrolment Form

Central Registration

Bayside Council manage a central registration process for 20 kindergartens in the Bayside area. The central process runs between 1 May and 30 June each year and enrolment applications must be made directly to Bayside Council.

Applications received after 30 June are placed on a Council wait list and are held until the last round of offers are made. If a place is available at the kindergarten/s of choice an offer will be made, otherwise your details are passed directly to the kindergarten to be placed onto their wait lists.

Council undergo three rounds of enrolment offers commencing 1 August and ending mid September. Bayside have changed their procedure for 2019 and this year if successful you will recieve an offer by email. You will have 7 days to accept / decline via Bayside Kindergarten Portal. Once you have accepted your offer you will need to finalise your enrolment by completing our enrolment form.

Weighted criteria apply to each enrolment application. For detailed information pertaining to the central enrolment process visit www.bayside.vic.gov.au, download the Time Line and FAQ guide, Enrolment guide or call 9599 4755

All registrations are now done online at www.bayside.vic.gov.au/kindergarten

Enrolment Enquiries

Outside of the Central Enrolment period, St Johns Kindergarten enrolment enquiries can be made directly to the St Johns Kindergarten Enrolment Officer.

If you have missed the enrolment application lodgement period with Council you are still able to contact the kindergarten directly and your child’s details can be placed onto a waitlist. St Johns Kindergarten is unable to confirm a child’s enrolment until all offers have been made by Council and the number of remaining places has been confirmed.

If you are interested in enrolling your child at St Johns Kindergarten we encourage you to visit the kindergarten with your child to meet our educators and to view our facilities. Visits to the kindergarten can be coordinated by the St Johns Kindergarten Enrolment Officer.  We hold tours of the kindergarten on an as needs basis so please give us a call to arrange a time that it mutually suitable – we would love to show you around our wonderful building and large grounds.

St Johns Kindergarten Enrolment Officer: Call Victoria Pearce on 0459608487. or e-mail at stjohnsenrolment@hotmail.com

Open Day – March 30th 11am-2pm

Bayside Council annually coordinates Early Childhood Program Open Weekends for local families with children ready to attend three and four year old kindergarten the following year.

Typically the Open Weekend is held within the month of March/ April and involves a number of early childhood venues across Bayside who are part of the Central Registration process. The weekend is designed to encourage Bayside families to take of advantage of visiting potential early childhood facilities over a single weekend.

St Johns Kindergarten will be Open on March 30th as part of the Open Weekend and invites all families considering Early Childhood education to visit our the kindergarten, view our facilities, meet our wonderful educators and families. This is a great opportunity to ask questions you may have about the kindergarten and the programs we deliver.