|TIMELINE FOR PRESCHOOL ENROLMENTS 2018|
|Feb- End of Term 2||The preschool promotes ‘Enrolment now’. Parents fill out the preschool registration form (or it may be an enrolment form).|
|Beginning of August||Offers of enrolment sent to families residing in the preschool’s local catchment area via letter or email.|
|August Week 5||Families accept/decline an offer of enrolment and complete the relevant enrolment documentation (if not already completed) and provide any required information.|
|End of August||Orientation sessions for new families and children|
|Beginning of September||Second round of offers are sent out to families for any unplaced children and children residing outside the centre’s local catchment area|
|October||Second orientation session for new children and families.|
|Visits are organised for all new children and parents as part of the orientation process.|
|THROUGHOUT THE YEAR|
|From term 1 2018||The centre continues to offer places up to the centre’s enrolment cap. Individual or group orientations sessions will take place.|
|Other information||All new families have the opportunity for a personal meeting to find out about the centre prior to enrolment.
There is an opportunity for a campus tour as well for all new families.
Each new child normally has at least two visits prior to starting preschool and multiple visits are welcome.
|TIMELINE FOR OCCASIONAL CARE|
|Throughout the year||The centre promotes ‘Enrolment any time’ throughout the year.|
|Individual interviews||Time is spent with each family prior to enrolment as part of the family orientation process and so the parent can find out about the centre.|
|Once enrolment confirmed||The parent completes all required enrolment documentation and provide any required information.|
|The child usually has two visits prior to starting at the centre and multiple visits are welcome.|