Enrolments

Kingswood College is a mainstream independent, co-educational school for students from Kindergarten to Year 12. The College has student intakes in Kindergarten, Pre Prep, Prep, Years 4, 7 and 11 and other year levels across the College as places become available.

We encourage early applications for entry in future years, and you can apply online.

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WHAT ARE THE MAIN INTAKE YEARS AT KINGSWOOD COLLEGE?

The main intake years at the College are Kinder, Pre Prep, Prep, Year 4 and Year 7. From time to time limited vacancies do arise in other year levels.

WHAT DAYS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE EARLY LEARNING CENTRE?

The Kinder and Pre Prep programs are offered on fixed and predetermined days. Kinder (3 year old) is offered two days a week (Tuesday and Wednesday), three days a week (Monday, Thursday and Friday) or five days a week. Pre Prep (4/5 year old) is offered three days a week (Monday to Wednesday or Wednesday to Friday), four days a week (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday) or five days a week.

The preferred Kinder or Pre Prep program is nominated when accepting an offer of enrolment.

WHEN CAN MY CHILD COMMENCE ENROLMENT IN THE EARLY LEARNING CENTRE?

Children must be at least three years of age by 1 February in the year they commence the Kinder program. If your child turns three after the start of the academic year it may be possible to commence in the Kinder program once they have turned three however this is subject to places being available.

WHAT ARE YOUR FEES?

Please find the table of fees further down this page.

ARE THERE FEES FOR APPLYING OR ACCEPTING A PLACE?

A non-refundable $110 application fee per applicant is required. To accept an offer of enrolment a non-refundable $1,500 enrolment fee is payable, of which $700 is credited towards the students first tuition fee invoice. Students accepting a place in Kinder or Pre Prep also have the option of securing a subsequent Prep enrolment with a non-refundable $1,000 Prep holding fee. The holding fee is credited toward the Term Two Prep fee invoice.

HOW DO I APPLY?

Applications are submitted online, via the application portal (click the ENROL NOW button above). The following must be provided to complete each application:

  • Birth certificate (if born in Australia)
  • Passport and visa or citizenship document (if not born in Australia)
  • Immunisation History Statement (for ELC applications)
  • NAPLAN report (if applicable)
  • Most recent two school reports (if applicable)
  • Educational testing/specialist reports (if applicable)
  • $110 application fee

Applicants cannot be considered for a place until all the required documents have been provided.

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER I HAVE APPLIED?

Applicants names are placed on the waiting list for the year and entry level requested. An application for enrolment does not necessarily guarantee a place as there are often more applicants for each intake than there are places available. In general, applications for admission are placed on a waiting list in order of receipt of the application. Priority for admission may be given to certain applicants. More information can be found in the College’s Enrolment Policy

WHEN DO I KNOW IF I WILL BE OFFERED A PLACE?

The enrolment process commences two years prior to Year 7 entry (ie. when applicants are in Year 5) and in the year prior to entry for all other year levels. All applicants for Prep to Year 11 are required to attend an enrolment interview with the relevant Head of School before an offer can be made. Interviews will not be scheduled until all relevant reports and documents have been provided. Applicants for Kinder and Pre Prep are not required to attend an interview however a meeting with the Early Learning Centre Coordinator may be required prior to commencement.

The enrolment process for each intake will continue until all available places have been filled.

HOW DO I ACCEPT AN OFFER?

Offers for enrolment are made in writing and must be accepted within ten working days. To accept an offer both parents/guardians must sign an acceptance of the terms and conditions of enrolment (both signatures are required unless there is a legal reason not to do so). The signed acceptance must be accompanied by a non-refundable $1,500 enrolment deposit, $700 of which is credited toward the first tuition fee invoice.

WHAT HAPPENS ONCE I HAVE ACCEPTED AN OFFER?

Once an offer has been accepted the student’s enrolment in the relevant year and level is confirmed. The Year 7 transition process begins in April/May in the year prior to commencement. The transition process for all other year levels begins in October/November in the year prior to commencement.

School Tours

Join us and become part of something great. At Kingswood College we offer a welcoming and inclusive community where students develop confidence and skills for lifelong learning. Ours is an authentic culture that appreciates and supports every student so they can achieve their best. Come along to a tour of the College and discover all that Kingswood College has to offer. To belong is to thrive.

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TOURS DATES TIME
OPEN MORNINGS (JUNIOR SCHOOL ONLY) FRIDAY 10 AUGUST,

FRIDAY 7 SEPTEMBER,

FRIDAY 19 OCTOBER
9.15 - 10.15
MID-WEEK TOURS (MIDDLE + SENIOR SCHOOL ONLY) WEDNESDAY 15 AUGUST,
TUESDAY 11 SEPTEMBER,
WEDNESDAY 17 OCTOBER
9.15 - 10.30

Scholarships

2020 Scholarships have now closed. Information about 2021 scholarships will be available in November 2019.

Fees

The following schedule of fees has been approved by the College Council to apply for local students in 2019. In the absence of any significant events, the Council expects this level of fees to remain unchanged in 2019. International student fees can be found further down the page.

YEAR LEVEL TUITION FEES CONSOLIDATED CHARGE TOTAL ANNUAL FEE PER TERM
KINDERGARTEN/PRE PREP $17,703 $301 $18,004 $4,501
PREP $10,824 $936 $11,760 $2,940
YEAR 1 $12,742 $842 $13,584 $3,396
YEAR 2 $13,970 $1,598 $15,568 $3,892
YEAR 3 $15,407 $2,029 $17,436 $4,359
YEAR 4 $15,407 $1,849 $17,256 $4,314
YEAR 5 $17,755 $1,781 $19,536 $4,884
YEAR 6 $17,755 $2,533 $20,288 $5,072
YEAR 7 $20,896 $2,292 $23,188 $5,797
YEAR 8 $20,896 $3,972 $24,868 $6,217
YEAR 9 $22,219 $4,425 $26,644 $6,661
YEAR 10 $22,219 $4,237 $26,456 $6,614
YEAR 11 $23,694 $2,482 $26,176 $6,544
YEAR 12 $23,694 $2,781 $26,475 $8,825*

KINDERGARTEN/PRE PREP

TUITION FEES $17,703
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $301
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $18,004
PER TERM $4,501

PREP

TUITION FEES $10,824
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $936
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $11,760
PER TERM $2,940

YEAR 1

TUITION FEES $12,742
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $842
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $13,584
PER TERM $3,396

YEAR 2

TUITION FEES $13,970
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $1,598
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $15,568
PER TERM $3,892

YEAR 3

TUITION FEES $15,407
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,029
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $17,436
PER TERM $4,359

YEAR 4

TUITION FEES $15,407
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $1,849
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $17,256
PER TERM $4,314

YEAR 5

TUITION FEES $17,755
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $1,781
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $19,536
PER TERM $4,884

YEAR 6

TUITION FEES $17,755
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,533
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $20,288
PER TERM $5,072

YEAR 7

TUITION FEES $20,896
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,292
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $23,188
PER TERM $5,797

YEAR 8

TUITION FEES $20,896
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $3,972
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $24,868
PER TERM $6,217

YEAR 9

TUITION FEES $22,219
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $4,425
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $26,644
PER TERM $6,661

YEAR 10

TUITION FEES $22,219
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $4,237
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $26,456
PER TERM $6,614

YEAR 11

TUITION FEES $23,694
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,482
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $26,176
PER TERM $6,544

YEAR 12

TUITION FEES $23,694
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,781
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $26,475
PER TERM $8,825*

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International

The following scale of fees for international students has been approved by the College Council to apply for 2019. In the absence of any significant events, the Council expects this level of fees to remain unchanged in 2019.

YEAR LEVEL TUITION FEES CONSOLIDATED CHARGE VCE EXAM FEE TOTAL FEES
PREP $24,452 $936 N/A $25,388
YEAR 1 $24,452 $842 N/A $25,294
YEAR 2 $24,452 $1,598 N/A $26,050
YEAR 3 $24,452 $2,029 N/A $26,481
YEAR 4 $24,452 $1,849 N/A $26,301
YEAR 5 $24,452 $1,781 N/A $26,233
YEAR 6 $24,452 $2,533 N/A $26,985
YEAR 7 $32,484 $2,292 N/A $34,776
YEAR 8 $32,484 $3,972 N/A $36,456
YEAR 9 $33,891 $4,425 N/A $38,316
YEAR 10 $33,891 $4,237 N/A $38,128
YEAR 11 $34,857 $2,482 $213 $37,552
YEAR 12 $34,857 $2,781 $440 $38,078

PREP

TUITION FEES $24,452
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $936
VCE EXAM FEE N/A
TOTAL FEES $25,388

YEAR 1

TUITION FEES $24,452
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $842
VCE EXAM FEE N/A
TOTAL FEES $25,294

YEAR 2

TUITION FEES $24,452
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $1,598
VCE EXAM FEE N/A
TOTAL FEES $26,050

YEAR 3

TUITION FEES $24,452
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,029
VCE EXAM FEE N/A
TOTAL FEES $26,481

YEAR 4

TUITION FEES $24,452
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $1,849
VCE EXAM FEE N/A
TOTAL FEES $26,301

YEAR 5

TUITION FEES $24,452
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $1,781
VCE EXAM FEE N/A
TOTAL FEES $26,233

YEAR 6

TUITION FEES $24,452
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,533
VCE EXAM FEE N/A
TOTAL FEES $26,985

YEAR 7

TUITION FEES $32,484
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,292
VCE EXAM FEE N/A
TOTAL FEES $34,776

YEAR 8

TUITION FEES $32,484
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $3,972
VCE EXAM FEE N/A
TOTAL FEES $36,456

YEAR 9

TUITION FEES $33,891
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $4,425
VCE EXAM FEE N/A
TOTAL FEES $38,316

YEAR 10

TUITION FEES $33,891
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $4,237
VCE EXAM FEE N/A
TOTAL FEES $38,128

YEAR 11

TUITION FEES $34,857
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,482
VCE EXAM FEE $213
TOTAL FEES $37,552

YEAR 12

TUITION FEES $34,857
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,781
VCE EXAM FEE $440
TOTAL FEES $38,078

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2019 YEAR 9 INTERNATIONAL

Prospectus

Kingswood College has a Prospectus outlining the College’s vision and values, message from the Principal, overview of the ELC,  Junior, Middle and Senior Schools, curricular and cocurricular activities.

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Visit the Campus

Kingswood College is easily accessible via public transport from many suburbs including: Ashburton, Ashwood, Balwyn, Blackburn, Box Hill, Burwood, Camberwell, Chadstone, Doncaster, Hawthorn, Heidelberg, Hughesdale, Jordanville, Kew, Mount Waverley, Nunwading, Oakleigh, Templestowe, Upper Ferntree Gully, Vermont.

TRANSPORT OPTIONS

The College is less than a five minute bus ride (15 minute walk) from Box Hill Station which is on the Belgrave/Lilydale line. The station is an interchange with multiple bus routes including the Route 903 (SmartBus).

The following bus routes travel either directly past the College on Station Street or along Elgar Road which is a five minute walk from the College:

Trams along Whitehorse and Riversdale Roads (Tram Route 70and 109) and the Burwood Highway (Tram Route 75) also connect with the buses listed above.

Employment: Belong at Kingswood College

Working at Kingswood College means belonging to a talented and motivated team that works together to ensure every student achieves their personal best.

Kingswood College staff enjoy:

  • an agenda and culture of excellence and continuous improvement and innovation in education
  • being part of a true community where everyone belongs
  • access to high quality learning experiences
  • opportunities for career progression
  • opportunities for local, national and global collaboration with world class educators and institutions

Positions available within Kingswood College are advertised here on our website, on SEEK and ISV.

Kingswood College is committed to child safety
We have zero tolerance of child abuse. Our robust human resources, recruitment and vetting practices are strictly adhered to during the application and interviewing process. Applicants should be aware that we carry out Working With Children Checks, police records and reference checks (as we see fit) to ensure that we are recruiting the right people.

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