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 18 OCTOBER
9.15 - 10.15
MID-WEEK TOURS (MIDDLE + SENIOR SCHOOL ONLY)
WEDNESDAY 16 OCTOBER
9.15 - 10.30

Scholarships

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Kingswood College offers the following Scholarships for entry into Years 3 – 11 in 2021.

  • Academic
  • General Excellence
  • Performing Arts
  • Visual Arts

Please note that students may only apply for one type of Scholarship.

While Scholarships are available for entry into Years 3 – 11 there are a larger number available for the Year 4, Year 5, Year 7 and Year 11 intakes.

All applicants are required to sit a Scholarship test to be held at the College on Saturday 22 February 2020. More details about the Scholarship test including where to come and what to bring will be provided to registered applicants by Edutest once applications have closed.

Timely Scholarship registrations close on Friday 14 February 2020. Late registrations (late fee applies) close on Monday 17 February 2020.

There are additional requirements for applicants for General Excellence, Performing Arts and Visual Arts Scholarships.

Register to sit the Scholarship test here.

General Excellence

Applicants for General Excellence must also complete a Scholarship Supplementary Information form to provide information about their outstanding abilities and achievements in areas such as academic, sport, the Arts, leadership and social justice.

The completed Supplementary Information form may be submitted at the College Reception or via email to enrolments@kingswoodcollege.vic.edu.au no later than 5.00pm Monday 17 February 2020.

Performing Arts

Applicants for Performing Arts Scholarships will be contacted to arrange attendance at an audition to be held in the week prior to the Scholarship test. More information about criteria for Performing Arts Scholarships can be found here.

Applicants for Performing Arts Scholarships must also complete a Scholarship Supplementary Information form to provide information about their outstanding abilities in the performing arts.

The completed Supplementary Information form may be submitted at the College Reception or via email enrolments@kingswoodcollege.vic.edu.au no later than 5.00pm Monday 17 February 2020.

Visual Arts

Applicants for Visual Arts Scholarships will be contacted to arrange attendance at an interview to present a folio of work. Interviews will be held in the week prior to the Scholarship test. More information about criteria for Visual Arts Scholarships can be found here.

Applicants for Visual Arts Scholarships must also complete a Scholarship Supplementary Information form to provide information about their outstanding abilities in the visual arts.

The completed Supplementary Information form may be submitted at the College Reception or via email enrolments@kingswoodcollege.vic.edu.au no later than 5.00pm Monday 17 February 2020.

Fees

The following schedule of fees has been approved by the College Council to apply for local students in 2020. In the absence of any significant events, the Council expects this level of fees to remain unchanged in 2020. International student fees can be found further down the page.

YEAR LEVEL TUITION FEES CONSOLIDATED CHARGE TOTAL ANNUAL FEE PER TERM PER MONTHLY
5 DAYS PER WEEK (KINDERGARTEN & PRE PREP) $18,323 $309 $18,632 $4,658 $1,863
4 DAYS PER WEEK (PRE PREP ONLY) $14,659 $309 $14,968 $3,742 $1,497
3 DAYS PER WEEK (KINDERGARTEN & PRE PREP) $10,995 $309 $11,304 $2,826 $1,130
2 DAYS PER WEEK (KINDERGARTEN ONLY) $9,167 $309 $9,476 $2,369 $948
PREP $11,203 $969 $12,172 $3,043 $1,217
YEAR 1 $13,188 $872 $14,060 $3,515 $1,406
YEAR 2 $14,459 $1,653 $16,112 $4,028 $1,611
YEAR 3 $15,946 $2,098 $18,044 $4,511 $1,804
YEAR 4 $15,946 $1,914 $17,860 $4,465 $1,786
YEAR 5 $18,376 $2,392 $20,768 $5,192 $2,077
YEAR 6 $18,376 $3,172 $21,548 $5,387 $2,155
YEAR 7 $21,627 $2,709 $24,336 $6,084 $2,434
YEAR 8 $21,627 $4,109 $25,736 $6,434 $2,574
YEAR 9 $22,997 $4,127 $27,124 $6,781 $2,712
YEAR 10 $22,997 $4,383 $27,380 $6,845 $2,738
YEAR 11 $24,523 $2,545 $27,068 $6,767 $2,707
YEAR 12 $24,523 $2,853 $27,376 $6,844 $2,738

5 DAYS PER WEEK (KINDERGARTEN & PRE PREP)

TUITION FEES $18,323
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $309
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $18,632
PER TERM $4,658
PER MONTHLY $1,863

4 DAYS PER WEEK (PRE PREP ONLY)

TUITION FEES $14,659
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $309
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $14,968
PER TERM $3,742
PER MONTHLY $1,497

3 DAYS PER WEEK (KINDERGARTEN & PRE PREP)

TUITION FEES $10,995
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $309
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $11,304
PER TERM $2,826
PER MONTHLY $1,130

2 DAYS PER WEEK (KINDERGARTEN ONLY)

TUITION FEES $9,167
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $309
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $9,476
PER TERM $2,369
PER MONTHLY $948

PREP

TUITION FEES $11,203
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $969
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $12,172
PER TERM $3,043
PER MONTHLY $1,217

YEAR 1

TUITION FEES $13,188
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $872
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $14,060
PER TERM $3,515
PER MONTHLY $1,406

YEAR 2

TUITION FEES $14,459
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $1,653
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $16,112
PER TERM $4,028
PER MONTHLY $1,611

YEAR 3

TUITION FEES $15,946
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,098
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $18,044
PER TERM $4,511
PER MONTHLY $1,804

YEAR 4

TUITION FEES $15,946
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $1,914
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $17,860
PER TERM $4,465
PER MONTHLY $1,786

YEAR 5

TUITION FEES $18,376
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,392
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $20,768
PER TERM $5,192
PER MONTHLY $2,077

YEAR 6

TUITION FEES $18,376
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $3,172
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $21,548
PER TERM $5,387
PER MONTHLY $2,155

YEAR 7

TUITION FEES $21,627
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,709
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $24,336
PER TERM $6,084
PER MONTHLY $2,434

YEAR 8

TUITION FEES $21,627
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $4,109
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $25,736
PER TERM $6,434
PER MONTHLY $2,574

YEAR 9

TUITION FEES $22,997
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $4,127
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $27,124
PER TERM $6,781
PER MONTHLY $2,712

YEAR 10

TUITION FEES $22,997
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $4,383
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $27,380
PER TERM $6,845
PER MONTHLY $2,738

YEAR 11

TUITION FEES $24,523
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,545
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $27,068
PER TERM $6,767
PER MONTHLY $2,707

YEAR 12

TUITION FEES $24,523
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,853
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE $27,376
PER TERM $6,844
PER MONTHLY $2,738

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International

Kingswood College has an exclusive relationship with Gaoxin No. 1 Middle School in Xi’An China and only enrols students who have completed Year 9 at this school.

Students wishing to enter this program should contact our agent: Frank Zhang frankzhang@gaoxineducation.com

The following scale of fees for international students has been approved by the College Council to apply for 2020. In the absence of any significant events, the Council expects this level of fees to remain unchanged in 2020.

YEAR LEVEL TUITION FEES CONSOLIDATED CHARGE VCE EXAM FEE TOTAL FEES PER SEMESTER
YEAR 9 $35,587 $4,127 N/A $39,714 $19,857
YEAR 10 $35,587 $4,383 $216 $40,186 $20,093
YEAR 11 $36,600 $2,545 $216 $39,361 $19,681
YEAR 12 $36,600 $2,853 $447 $39,900 $19,950

YEAR 9

TUITION FEES $35,587
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $4,127
VCE EXAM FEE N/A
TOTAL FEES $39,714
PER SEMESTER $19,857

YEAR 10

TUITION FEES $35,587
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $4,383
VCE EXAM FEE $216
TOTAL FEES $40,186
PER SEMESTER $20,093

YEAR 11

TUITION FEES $36,600
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,545
VCE EXAM FEE $216
TOTAL FEES $39,361
PER SEMESTER $19,681

YEAR 12

TUITION FEES $36,600
CONSOLIDATED CHARGE $2,853
VCE EXAM FEE $447
TOTAL FEES $39,900
PER SEMESTER $19,950

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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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