Starting school is an exciting time! Our aim is to provide Pre-Schoolers with positive school experiences through our transition program.
Foundation Parent Information
Learn more about how we help Foundation students transition into life at St. Mary’s Primary School
Our Foundation Transition Program aims to get children and parents familiar with our school facilities, meet the Prep teachers and experience fun, engaging learning activities that introduce them to the environment and structure of school.
Please contact us to book your child
Important Dates 2021
Sunday 28th February – Tour Times: 10am & 11am
Sunday 23rd May -Tour Times: 10am & 11 am
Flying Start School familiarisation Program for preschoolers
Weekly Each Friday – 23 & 3o July, 6 & 13 August 2021
Times: 9:00am – 10:30am or 11:30am – 1:00pm.
4 sessions in total
School in Action Tours
– a chance for you and your child to see our school in action in real time.
Thursday 22nd April 9:30 – 11am
Thursday 17th June 9:30 – 11am
Tuesday 27th July 9:30 – 11am
Come and Try Mornings
– a chance for you and your child to come in and join a Foundation class for the morning and see our school in action in real time.
Friday 20th August 9:30 – 11:00
Friday 10th September 9:30-11:00
Friday 15th October 9:30-11:00
Remote Flying Start
Pre-Schoolers are warmly invited to participate in our online Flying Start sessions. They are a lot of fun and a great way to continue your child’s preparation for school in 2022. There are 4 fabulous interactive sessions available below.
Handwriting with Mrs Sartori
Literacy with Mrs Sartori
Numeracy with Mrs Smith
Music with Mrs Dunstan
*Don’t forget to email any photos or videos of your child participating in the activities through to:
Session 1 – Meet the Flying Start Team, learn about writing your name and play ‘I Spy’.
Session 2 – Read ‘The Terrible Tiger’ and make a mask.
Session 3 – Learn about numbers
Session 4 – Learn about Music
Isn't it time we got to know each other?
Take our online VIDEO TOUR or book a SCHOOL TOUR!
Meet our principal, teachers, current students, parents, learn about our curriculum opportunities and tips for a smooth start to school.