Orientation Program for Preps

Our Orientation Program consists of the following steps:

Step One: Orientation Day One

  • Dates: (you will be asked to select ONE of the following sessions)

Monday, 18th October from 9.15-10:45am

Monday, 18th October from 11:30am-1:00pm

Tuesday, 19th October from 9:15-10:45am

Tuesday, 19th October from 11:30am – 1:00pm

  • Each family will be invited to select one of the four days on offer to attend.
  • Children will experience a school morning and the routine of a classroom environment.
  • The aim of this morning is to provide children with the opportunity to interact independently in a more structured classroom environment and with a teacher.
  • It also provides children with the opportunity to experience the school playground in a safe and supervised atmosphere.

Step Two: Orientation Day Two

  • Date: Tuesday, 16th November from 9:15-10:45am
  • Children meet with their Prep teachers.
  • Parent Information session is held, we ask that at least one parent/guardian be in attendance.

Step Three: Whole School Orientation

  • Date: Monday, 13th December from 12.00 noon to 1.00 p.m.
  • St. Brigid’s School holds an Orientation session for ALL levels of the school.
  • Our new Foundation children are invited to this orientation session to get to know their classmates and teacher and to help develop a positive attitude about starting school.
  • In special circumstances other transition arrangements may be made for students with special needs. Please contact the principal if you think this would be appropriate for your child.