Renmark West Primary School

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Admission for Students Commencing Reception

Children may commence schooling at Renmark West Primary School on the first day of the term following their fifth birthday day. All children commencing must be five before or on the first day of the term.

A transition program will be negotiated between Renmark West Primary School and Renmark West Pre-school in the term preceding the time children will be commencing school. Individual transition visits will be organised for children transitioning from other Pre-Schools or home.

The length of time children will usually spend in the Reception class is as follows:

Term Intake Lengths of time in Reception
Term 1 Four terms
Term 2 Three terms
Term 3 Six or two terms
Term 4 Five terms