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Brighton Beach Primary School welcomes all enrolments whether you're a local resident or joining us from afar.  Renowned for our dedication to social consciousness and academic excellence, we prioritise placing all students at the centre of our instruction.


To enrol in Prep at Brighton Beach Primary School your child must turn 5 years old by April 30th in the year they begin school. 

Our school manages enrolments using the Placement Policy to ensure that students have access to their designated neighbourhood school and may enrol at another school, if there are available places.

For more information, you can:

School Tours

We conduct tours every Tuesday at 9.30am for students enrolling in the current or following year.  Click here to book our next available tour.  

Enrolment Process 

  1. The Enrolment Application Form must be filled in electronically saved and sent back to the school email address along with your child's birth certificate and immunisation form.  Please Read the School Privacy Notice

   2. Provide required evidence and supporting documentation (due Friday 26 July).  Scan and attach all required supporting documentation when forwarding your enrolment form.

All enrolments:

  • Birth certificate

  • An Immunisation History Statement from the Australian Immunisation Register

  • Evidence for demonstrating permanent residential address, refer to Determining permanent residence. This may be presented in the form of driver’s license with the correct address, rates notice or account with supporting address details.

Where applicable:

  • Australian Residency and other visa documentation

  • Court orders or care arrangement documents

  • Health support forms. This may include a Medication Authority Form, an Asthma Action Plan, ASCIA Action Plan for Anaphylaxis or other forms relevant to a student’s medical condition as diagnosed and treated by a medical practitioner. Students can still be enrolled without provision of these forms, but they must be provided before commencing school. For more information please refer to Health Care NeedsMedication, and Anaphylaxis

3. You will be notified of the outcome of your application by Friday 9th August 2024. If you receive an offer of placement, you must accept the offer by Friday 23 August 2024

4. Take part in enrolment information and transition sessions during Terms 3 and 4, 2024

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

Enrolment applications submitted after 26 July 2023 will be processed by our school as they are received, in accordance with the department’s Placement Policy.

Our school zone

Our school zone is available on 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.

Prep Timeline 

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 Brighton Beach Primary School.

You can find information and resources about the enrolment timeline at: Enrolling in Foundation (Prep).

Click on the links to access further information on enrolling your child into Prep 2025

Factsheet for Prep

A Day in the Life of a Prep

Click on the image below to view this adorable video.








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Prep Transition Information

At Brighton Beach Primary we know the importance of preparing students for change. Our transition program helps them to understand what to expect as they progress from kindergarten to school.

Once at school, our Preps are allocated an older buddy to ease their transition into the larger school community.   

2025 BBPS Prep Transition Padlet

Please click here to access our Prep 2025 padlet. 

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