Brighton Primary School

Prep 2022

Welcome to Grade Prep at Brighton Primary School!

We are delighted to have you join our vibrant school community. We pride ourselves on our commitment to developing the whole child with a focus on student learning.

This Prep 2022 site is to provide you and your child with important information to support the transition to Grade Prep in 2022.

Key Dates 2021

Wed 17th Nov 2021: Transition Session #1 9:15 - 10:30

Wed 24th Nov 2021: Transition Session #2 9:15 - 10:30

Tues 7th Dec 2021: Orientation Afternoon 2:00 - 3:15

Details for Parents for Transition Sessions:

  1. Please enter via Male St Entrance gates and check in via the QR Codes from 9:00 am

  2. Please wait on the junior oval running track with your child until 9:15 am

  3. From 9:15 am you will be invited into the Junior Building. Check the lists inside the hall to see which room your child will be in for that morning. (These are note their 2022 classes and the groups will change for both weeks to enable your child to work with different students and teachers)

  4. Please say a goodbye to your child as quickly as possible and make your way to the Performing Arts Centre.

  5. Both weeks, there will be a session for parents and carers focussing on information about what you can expect during the Prep year and how you can support your child's transition to school.

Other important information to note:

  • Our 2022 Preps are welcome to wear casual clothes or their 2022 uniform if this has already been purchased. All other resources will be provided on the day.

  • When arriving at Brighton Primary School, parents should observe the parking restrictions along the shcool boundary at Male and Wilson Streets

  • Covid-Safe requirements include: QR Code check in, compliance with face mask requirements at the time and good hand hygiene by sanitising upon entry to buildings.

  • Click here for a printable version


Orientation Afternoon - This is where your child will meet their 2022 Prep teacher and Prep classmates. There are no parent sessions on this afternoon

Key Dates 2022

Mon 31st Jan 2022: First Day of school for Grade Prep Students!

Wed 2nd Feb, 9th Feb, 16th Feb, 23rd Feb, 2nd March: No school due to Prep testing

Fri 8th April 2022: Last day of Term 1, Finish at 2:30 pm

School Schedule

8:45 am Students begin arriving to school

9:00 am School Day Starts / Class Time

10:40 am Recess Break

11:10 am Class Time

12:50 pm Supervised Eating Lunch Time

1:00 pm Lunch Break

1:50 pm Class Time

3:30 End of School Day / Parent pick up time


Before and after school care is available through Team Kids.

Before School Care Hours: 7:00 am - 9:00 am

After School Care Hours: 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm


TeamKids Family Handbook


Big School Ready Summer Program