2024 Foundation Enrolment Process


2024 foundation enrolments open in Term 2, Monday 24th April 2023.


Please visit the starting school page on the Victorian government website. 

This page contains information for families on how to enrol their child in a Victorian government school and outlines the timeframes for submitting Foundation enrolment applications for the 2024 school year.


In-zone students and out-of-zone siblings (residing together at the same permanent address, attending the school at the same time) can submit the 'enrolment form'.


To ensure your permanent home address is in our schools zone, type your address into Find my School.


Out-of-zone students are required to submit the 'application to enrol in a Victorian government school form'. 


Enrolment forms and applications are due by Friday 28th July 2023. 


School Tours:


Wednesday 2nd August 9:30am - 10:30am 

Wednesday 6th September 9:30am - 10:30am 


Bookings are not required, please report to the school office. 


For more information regarding foundation enrolments, please view the Foundation Handbook.




Student Transfer Enrolment Process

Step 1. To transfer your child's enrolment to our school, sign the exit form at your current school and request a student data transfer to Derrimut Primary School.


Step 2. Submit the 'enrolment form' with the required documents outlined below via email to derrimut.ps@education.vic.gov.au.


Documents required for enrolment:

  • Enrolment form
  • Provide your child’s birth certificate-passport-immi card as evidence of birth
  • Provide your child’s immunisation history statement, available from your Medicare Account
  • Provide your medicare card
  • Provide evidence that you live within the school zone
  • If your child was born overseas, provide their visa documents
  • Provide custody restrictions: eg. court orders/parenting orders etc.
  • Provide medical plans: eg. Asthma Plan, Anaphylaxis Plan etc. 

Step 3. Attend an enrolment meeting at Derrimut Primary School 



Useful Links

Department of Education Victoria - Enrolment Policy