How To Enrol
Preparing for your first day at Preshil.
Thank you for your interest in Preshil! On behalf of the entire Preshil community we are pleased to share with you our uniquely progressive approach to the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma programmes. Coupled with the IB framework, Preshil offers an abundance of real-world learning that inspires students to engage their critical thinking, creativity, and collaboration skills. Backed by their interests, curiosities, and a strong educational foundation, students are encouraged to use their voice to make a difference in the world. Our enrolment process at Preshil is about building relationships. Your family will have an opportunity to get to know our school and community deeply and we look forward to getting to know your family a little more. Our goal is to assist you in task of choosing an educational community that is the best fit for your child and for your family. We would love to connect with you at any point. Please contact our Registrar at anytime to discuss your enrolment needs. We are here to support you through this process. Please note, Preshil does not offer trial days for families who are still considering if an enrolment is the best fit for their child. In these instances, we recommend that you speak with our Registrar. Preshil looks for students who demonstrate independence, openness and curiosity and who have the capacity to thrive in an environment that respects children’s agency and expects ownership over learning.
Discover the extraordinary world of Preshil.
We invite prospective families to get to know our school and our community by joining us for a Tour, Open Morning, or Information Session to learn more about our philosophy, campuses, subject options, and curriculum and witness firsthand the advantages of a progressive education for your family. These events are designed to provide a comprehensive overview of everything Preshil has to offer, and our friendly staff and leadership team are always on hand to answer any questions you may have. We look forward to welcoming you to our vibrant community!Once you, and perhaps your child, have joined us on a tour, and decided to explore enrolment at Preshil, the following steps are required.
Submit an Application for Enrolment Form
To express interest in a particular year level and academic year of entry, applicants are invited to complete and submit an online Application for Enrolment Form. Payment of a non-refundable and non-transferable Application Fee is applicable for each child.When completing your application for enrolment some of the following information may be requested:
- Applicant Profile
- Birth Certificate
- Immunisation Record (Medicare Statement)
- Citizenship Documents (such as Passport, Visa or Certificate)
- Recent School Reports
- Any applicable NAPLAN summaries
Review of Application
Enrolment to Preshil is a considered and thoughtful process. Our Registrar will review your application promptly and send you a confirmation of receipt. At this stage, we may request further information from you including seeking permission to speak to your current school or supporting professional.Together with the Head of Campus, our Registrar will review the application to consider if Preshil is the right placement for your child and if the requested timing of entry is in the best interests of the child and the cohort. In some cases, we may recommend a delayed start with us.
Enrolment Interview and Letter of Offer
After completing an enrolment interview with Head of Campus, the School may be in a position to issue a Letter of Offer and Enrolment Agreement. This document will invite your child and family to join our community. To secure your child’s place, please submit the required paperwork and a non-refundable Confirmation of Enrolment fee by the specified deadline.
Preparing for Preshil
Once enrolment paperwork and necessary payment is received, all confirmed enrolments are offered an opportunity to meet their cohort, their teachers and to explore their campus prior to starting. Our Orientation Programs are thoughtfully designed to help your child feel at home at Preshil right from the start. We believe that a strong foundation is key to success, and we’re dedicated to helping your child build that foundation with us.
Welcoming Your Family to Preshil
Parent reps will welcome you to email lists and whatsapp groups
Opportunity to become involved in parent run committees
Five Week Review and check in with family.
Start your Preshil journey now by submitting an application.
Learn more about our progressive programs by attending a tour.