Five Dock Public School

Respect, participate, belong, achieve

Telephone02 9713 7044

Emailfivedock-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Orientation timeline

Please check this page regularly for any updates to the timeline. 

 

Updated 19 October 2020

 

2020 - TERM 4

26 October - 10.00am Zoom session for new parents.

17 November - 9.30-10.30am Transition One - Kindergarten 2021

     Surnames A-F  enter via Henry Street gate - next to staff carpark

                        G-M enter via Lancelot Street upper gate - near Preschool

                        N-R enter via Henry Street lower gate - next to basketball court

                        S-Z enter via lancelot Street lower gate - next to 2 Lancelot Street

A staff member will greet you and your child at the gate. A Year 5 student will walk your child to one of the Kindergarten rooms where they will participate in some learning activities.

 
At the end of the session a staff member and a student will bring your child back to the gate where you dropped them off.

23 November - Online bookings open for visits to school to view and order uniforms.

24 November - 9.30-10.20am Transition Two - Kindergarten 2021

     Surnames A-F enter via Henry Street gate - next to staff car park

                       G-M enter via Lancelot Street upper gate - near preschool

                        N-R enter via Henry Street lower gate - next to basketball court

                        S-Z - enter via Lancelot Street lower gate - next to 2 Lancelot Street

A staff member will greet you and your child at the gate.  A Year 5 student will walk your child to one of the Kindergarten rooms where they will participate in some learning activities.

At the end of the session a staff member and a student will bring your child back to the gate where you dropped them off.

26 November - Uniform shop open outside school for families to place orders. An Enews alert will be sent via the App to remind you.

30 November - Follow up Zoom session for new parents.

30 November - Online bookings open for Best Start assessments.

3 December - Enews alert sent out to families to collect uniforms. Uniform collection day.

 

2021 - TERM 1

29 January - Best Start assessment.

1 - 3 February - Best Start assessment.

3 February - Parents notified of their child's class and drop-off/pick-up times.

4 February - Kindergarten first day.

 

                 Staggered start          Staggered finish

Class 1       8.50am                           2.40pm                               

Class 2      9.00am                           2.50pm  

Class 3      9.10am                            3.00pm

 

At this stage all children will enter via the Henry Street gate near the main office.  Staff members will be there to greet and help your child.