Enrolment - Prep Transition

4 transition sessions are available once your child is enrolled at Lara Primary School, and will take place during term 4 each year.  Invitations will be posted to all students enrolled.  

2017 Transition dates



Friday 27 October 

2.15 - 3.15

Friday 10 November

2.15 – 3.15

Friday 24 November

2.15 – 3.15 

Friday 8 December

2.15 – 4.00

During these sessions you will have a brief introduction to Lara Primary School with an opportunity to meet the  Principal and Assistant Principal and other parents.  

Information Sessions will include ;

Reading, Writing & Oral Language and developing  early Numeracy skills. 

Meet the friendly staff from our Outside School Hours Care program. (OSHC).

Receive Starting School Information Packs.

Prep dental visit from Barwon Health Information

Handy school tips from current Prep parents.

After the final session there will be a BBQ to get to know the other parents.

The incoming prep children have the opportunity to informally explore the classrooms and complete some school work. They are able to meet the other children and teachers with whom they will be working with next year, and participate in the specialist programs. Parents also benefit by meeting with staff and have the opportunity to discuss transition and to learn about the educational experience at Lara Primary School.

Tuesday 30th January 9.00am to 12.30pm

Wednesday 31st January 9.00am to 12.30pm

Thursday 1st February 9.00am to 12.30pm

Friday 2nd February 9.00am to 12.30pm

Preps are to bring a snack and lunch.
From Monday 5th February to Friday 2nd March students attend fulltime 9.00am to 3.30pm every day excluding Wednesdays. 
On Wednesday 7th, 14th, 21st February and 28th February, individual appointment times will be made for 1:1 student assessment in Literacy and Numeracy.  You will be asked to come along with your child at this time.
From Monday 5th March students attend fulltime 5 days a week 9.00am to 3.30pm