School Age for Prep 2019

To be eligible for Preps 2019 your child must turn five (5) on or before April 30th 2019.

Newport Lakes Primary School Network Neighbourhood Area

All state schools have a Network Neighbourhood Area. The area is designed or calculated to place (as the crow flies)every house in an area nearest to their neighbourhood state school. 

Parents are encouraged to consider their nearest local school as their first option for enrolment but may enrol their child in a school outside their neighbourhood area if the school has capacity.


CLICK HERE to access the NLPS Network Neighbourhood Area


School Tours


School tours will be conducted at  10.00am on the following dates:

Tuesday 27th March

Thursday 19th April

Tuesday 1st May

Monday 14th May

Tuesday 29th May

Thursday 14th June

Wednesday 27th June


A prep information evening will be  conducted on Thursday 10th May at 6.00pm

Child minding will be available, bookings essential.

If you wish to attend a tour or the information evening or require further information please contact the school on 9391 8942 or email newportlakesps@edumail.vic.gov.au


Enrolment Procedure


Applications for 2019 Prep enrolment can be made at any time during terms 1 and 2. Enrolment forms should be lodged before Friday June 30th ( last day of term 2).


When lodging your enrolment application the following documents must also be provided:


Proof of Age (Birth certificate or passport)

Certificate of Immunisation

3 forms of Proof of Residential Address (Utilities Account, Driver’s Licence, Rates Notice)


Please note: If the school nears its capacity, these residential documents may be used to determine selection or eligibility for enrolment in 2019.


Offers of placements will be made to parents  in Term 3.




Enrolment For 2019

Enrolment Form 2018