2025 Foundation Enrolment Process


2024 foundation enrolments open in Term 2, Monday 15th April 2024.


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 2025 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 'consent form''enrolment form'.


2025 Foundation Handbook


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


Enrolment forms and applications are due by Friday 26th July 2024. 


School Tours:


Thursday 18th April 2024 - 9:30am 

Tuesday 30th April 2024 - 4:00pm 

Thursday 9th May 2024 - 9:30am

Monday 17th June 2024 - 3:30pm (LAST TOUR FOR THE YEAR) 


Bookings are required, please call 8361 1000 to book in.


Please report to the school office 5 minutes prior to the tour start time. 


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