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.

College 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.

TOURS DATES TIME
EARLY LEARNING CENTRE AND JUNIOR SCHOOL FRIDAY 26 FEBRUARY
FRIDAY 7 MAY
FRIDAY 11 JUNE
FRIDAY 23 JULY
FRIDAY 6 AUGUST
FRIDAY 27 AUGUST
FRIDAY15 OCTOBER
9:15AM - 10.130M
MIDDLE AND SENIOR SCHOOLS WEDNESDAY 3 MARCH
WEDNESDAY 28 APRIL
WEDNESDAY 26 MAY
WEDNESDAY 23 JUNE
WEDNESDAY 28 JULY
WEDNESDAY 18 AUGUST
WEDNESDAY 8 SEPTEMBER
WEDNESDAY 13 OCTOBER
9.15AM - 10.30AM
OPEN EVENING (WHOLE COLLEGE) THURSDAY 25 MARCH 5.00PM - 8.00PM
WHOLE COLLEGE SATURDAY 22 MAY 9.00AM - 10.30AM

Scholarships

Scholarship applications are now closed.

Fees

The following schedule of fees has been approved by the College Council to apply for local students in 2021. In the absence of any significant events, the Council expects this level of fees to remain unchanged in 2021. International student fees can be found further down the page.

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

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International

The following scale of fees has been approved by the College Council to apply for 2021. In the absence of any significant events, the Council expects this level of fees to remain unchanged in 2021.

YEAR LEVEL TUITION FEES CONSOLIDATED CHARGE VCE EXAM FEE TOTAL FEES
YEAR 7 $33,306 $2,710 NA $36,016
YEAR 8 $33,306 $4,108 NA $37,414
YEAR 9 $35,415 $4,127 NA $39,542
YEAR 10 $35,415 $4,381 220 $40,016
YEAR 11 $37,766 $2,547 220 $40,533
YEAR 12 $37,766 $2,854 455 $41,075

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DOWNLOAD INTERNATIONAL HANDBOOK 年国际学生手册

DOWNLOAD INTERNATIONAL PROSPECTUS

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS APPLICATION AND ENROLMENT POLICY AND PROCEDURES

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS COMPLAINTS AND APPEALS POLICY AND PROCEDURE

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ENROLMENT AGREEMENT

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS REFUND POLICY AND PROCEDURES

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS TRANSFER ASSESSMENT POLICY AND PROCEDURES

STUDENT ACCOMMODATION AND WELFARE ARRANGEMENTS POLICY AND PROCEDURES

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS DEFERMENT, SUSPENSION AND CANCELLATION OF ENROLMENT POLICY AND PROCEDURE

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS REFUND POLICY AND PROCEDURES

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

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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.

Business Manager

Business Manager Role Description March 2021

Kingswood College seeks a highly accomplished and experienced accountant to take up the senior role of Business Manager, commencing in July 2021.

Appropriate financial experience and skills, the ability to work well in a team, and capacity to provide long term financial planning are key requirements.

The Business Manager acts as Company Secretary to the College Council. The Business Manager oversees the finances, property, ICT, Risk and Emergency Management areas of the College.

Applications are to be sent as a single pdf to Principal Elisabeth Lenders and should include:

  • A letter of application
  • A current CV which includes a summary of experience and qualifications and demonstrates capacity and experience relevant to this role
  • The names, and contact details of three referees

The closing date for this important role is Wednesday 17 March 2021 at noon.

College Psychologist

College Psychologist 2021

In keeping with the College commitment to collaboration, the Psychologist works as a member of the College Wellbeing Team to support the College community and individuals.

The Psychologist is proactively involved in wellbeing programs as well as responding to particular needs of groups and individual students. The role also includes supporting teaching staff in the management of these students.

The Psychologist works primarily during school term time, however, when necessary and in consultation with the Principal or Deputy Principal, is required to work outside normal hours and/or in the non-term time in response to student and staff pastoral care needs.

We would welcome applicants who wish to work part-time (at least FTE 0.5) through to full-time. We may make one or more appointments, depending on the outcome of the interview process. In your letter of application, please outline your desired time fraction, and your flexibility with respect to that time fraction.

Applications are to be sent as a single pdf to Principal Elisabeth Lenders and should include:

  • A letter of application
  • A current CV which includes a summary of experience and qualifications and demonstrates capacity and experience relevant to this role
  • The names, and contact details of three referees

The closing date for this important role is Wednesday 17 March 2021 at noon.

 

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