Enrolment at CHPS









Our school zone


Our school zone is available on findmyschool.vic.gov.au which hosts the most up-to-date information on school zones in Victoria.


Students residing within our school zone are guaranteed a place at our school, which is determined on the basis of your permanent residential address.


Our school manages enrolments using the Placement Policy to ensure that students have access to their designated neighbourhood school and may enrol at another school, if there are available places.

For more information, you can:


2024 Foundation (Prep) enrolments


The Department of Education (DE) 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 Clifton Hill 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 download the ‘Foundation (Prep) Enrolment Information Pack for Parents/Carers for the 2024 school year’, at: Enrolling in Foundation (Prep).


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


What you need to do:

  1. If you would like to view the school, book a school tour via the link on this page.
  2. Download the Foundation (Prep) enrolment information pack from Enrolling in Foundation (Prep)
  3. Submit an enrolment application for Foundation (Prep) to clifton.hill.ps@education.vic.gov.au by Friday 28 July 2023. The application form can be accessed here.  Please provide proof of your permanent residence (for example, a copy of a driver’s licence, utilities bill, rates notice) when you submit your application form.  No other documentation is required at this stage.
  4. You will be notified of the outcome of your application by Friday 11 August 2023. If you receive an offer of placement, 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) from Tuesday 30 January 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.

Enrolment to grades 1-6


Students residing within our school zone are guaranteed a place at our school at any time throughout the year, which is determined on the basis of your permanent residential address.  If you are residing in our school zone and wish to enrol at Clifton Hill Primary School please call 94898333 to discuss your child’s enrolment.


For students not residing in our school zone, we may accept enrolments throughout the school year dependent upon vacancies in the applicable year level.


Please download and complete an application form and email it to clifton.hill.ps@education.vic.gov.au if you are seeking a place at Clifton Hill Primary School.


School Tours


Tours for prospective Foundation 2024 students can be booked here.


If you are looking to enrol at another year level, please email clifton.hill.ps@education.vic.gov.au to organise a tour.





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