Our school motto is Happy Students, Happy Parents, Happy Staff.
At Woolsthorpe Primary School our relentless focus is on providing a caring, unique and dynamic learning experience for all children in our care. We have a history and culture of high expectations and academic excellence.

We live and learn by our trademark values of Respect, Excellence, Care and Teamwork and our school is recognised and known for its safe and caring learning environment.

When you enrol at Woolsthorpe you become part of our unique small school community. We welcome your entire family. Staff value each relationship with families. We work closely with all families to support and build strong relationships.

We believe an education worth having is built on authentic learning experiences, fun and creativity. Learning is designed where students’ curiosity is harnessed, their talents are valued and most of all formed around genuine relationships with
teachers, students and parents.
Our staff go above and beyond to make sure parents are informed about their child's learning, they are passionate about your child’s education and wellbeing.

We aspire to help every child develop as a whole person, to love learning and achieve more than they ever thought possible. We acknowledge all students are individuals and celebrate their diverse talents, abilities, beliefs and strengths.

As Parents, choosing a school for your child’s education is the most important decision you will ever make. So choosing the right school is vital. Here at Woolsthorpe Primary School we aim to make this decision making process easy.

Mandy Jones
Contact us for enrolment information and please take the time to view our Virtual Tour.

2024 Foundation (Prep) enrolments

The Department of Education has released a new statewide Foundation (Prep) enrolment timeline.

The timeline advises families when and how to enrol their child into Foundation (Prep) at a Victorian government primary school, including Woolsthorpe Primary School.

The new timeline will apply for children starting Foundation (Prep) in 2024. All government primary schools will follow the new timeline in 2023 to support Foundation (Prep) enrolments for the 2024 school year.

You can find information and resources about the new timeline, including factsheets and the ‘Foundation (Prep) Enrolment Information Pack for Parents/Carers’, at: Enrolling in Foundation (Prep).

You will be able to apply to enrol your child in Foundation (Prep) 2024 at Woolsthorpe Primary School from 24 April 2023.

What you need to do:

  1. Contact our school 55692241 to book a school tour or to learn more about our school and the enrolment application process
  2. Download the Foundation (Prep) enrolment information pack from Enrolling in Foundation (Prep)
  3. Submit an enrolment application for Foundation (Prep) by Friday 28 July 2023
  4. You will be notified of the outcome of your application by Friday 11 August 2023. If you receive an enrolment offer, you should contact our school to accept the offer by Friday 25 August 2023
  5. Take part in enrolment information and transition sessions during Term 4, 2023
  6. Your child will start Foundation (Prep) in 2024.

Enrolment applications submitted after 28 July 2023 will be processed by our school as they are received, in accordance with the department’s Placement Policy.

2024 Preps Transition Dates


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