3 Year Old Program

Enrolments for 3 Year Old Kinder can be made by contacting the South Kingsville Pre School via this website or on 9391 9780.

Children attending South Kingsville Pre School in the 3 year old group must be 3 years of age on or before the 30th April of the year in which they are eligible to attend.

Children may begin following their 3rd birthday. For those children who turn 3 years of age after the commencement of term 1 and prior to the 30th April, a full term’s fees will still be payable in order to hold their positions.

Parents/Guardians should contact the Pre School to register their wish to enrol their child in the 3 year old program. The Pre School teacher should be notified of any additional needs a child may have at this initial registration.

Registration opens on June 1st or the following business day of each year for the following:


Your child was born between Registration opens June 1st of the year Your child will start kindergarten in
01/05/15 – 30/04/16 2017 2019
01/05/16 – 30/04/17 2018 2020
01/05/17 – 30/04/18 2019 2021
01/05/18 – 30/04/19 2020 2022


To register, you will need to present your child’s birth certificate at the kindergarten by which you will receive a receipt of registration. Positions in the program will be offered in order of registration. Please note, postal registration will be accepted on June 1st but will not be recorded until the end of business that day. Therefore, registrations received at the start of the business day will take priority over those delivered by mail.

In June of the year prior to the child’s attendance in the program, parents/guardians will be advised in writing if their child has obtained a position.

Acceptance of this place must be made by the required date or the place will be forfeited. As confirmation of acceptance of a place in the 3 year old program, South Kingsville Pre School requires payment of an administration levy.

A copy of the Fee Policy is available on the Policies Page   of this website and in the Parent Library.

Please note that the 3 year old program is NOT government funded.

It is essential for parents/guardians to attend the South Kingsville Pre School Annual General Meeting/Information Night held in November. At this meeting parents will receive the forms and information required for their child to commence the program in the following year.

A copy of the Enrolment Policy is available on the Policies page of this website and in the Parent Library.

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