Sessions and Fees

In the spirit of reconciliation and embedding Aboriginal perspectives into our kindergarten environment, we undertook group name changes in 2017:

Blue is now: Bunjil – the creation Eagle
Red is now: Waa – the trickster Crow
Green is now: Dantum – the wise parrot.

2018 & 2019 Session Times

Kindergarten
4 – 6 Year Olds

Waa Group

Monday: 8:15am – 2:45pm
Tuesday: 8:15am – 12:00pm
Thursday: 11:45am – 4:30pm

Bunjil Group

Tuesday: 12:45pm – 4:30pm
Wednesday: 8:15am – 1:00pm
Friday: 8:15am – 2:45pm

Pre Kindergarten 3 – 4 Year Olds

Dantum Group

Wednesday: 1:30pm – 4:00pm
Thursday: 8:30am – 11:00am

All of our enrolments for  for both Pre Kindergarten and Kindergarten are now being processed through the Maroondah Integrated Kindergarten Association (MIKA). For enrolments and enrolment enqiries please visit the MIKA website.

Paper copies of the enrolment form for you to print and fill out are below. These are to be posted to MIKA

3 Year Old MIKA Enrolment Manual

4Year Old MIKA Enrolment Manual

2018 Fees

Pre-kindergarten – $345 per term

Kindergarten – $360 per term

2019 Fees

Pre-kindergarten – $355 per term

Kindergarten – $370 per term

Kindergarten Fee Subsidy

At St. John’s we provide 15 hours of kindergarten at no charge or at a reduced cost in the year before your child starts school if you are eligible for the kindergarten fee subsidy.

Your child is eligible in any of the following circumstances:

    • if your child identifies as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
    • if your child is identified on their birth certificate as being a multiple birth child (triplets or more).

or if your child holds or has a parent or guardian who holds, one of the following:

  • a Commonwealth Pensioner Concession Card
  • a Department of Veterans Affairs Gold Card or White Card
  • Refugee or Asylum Seeker visa (200-204, 786 or 866)
  • Bridging visas for any of the above Refugee or Asylum Seeker visas

St. John’s Banking Details

Account Name:  St. John’s Kindergarten
BSB: 033 044
Account No: 106617