Southern Cross Primary School is a friendly, caring school community that aims to facilitate a high standard of academic learning, nurture individuality, challenge and understand all of our students.  If your child is starting school for the first time, learn about how you can find a school, things you need to know about starting Prep and suggestions of how to prepare your child here.  We are currently accepting Prep enrolments for 2024, with applications due by 28th July 2023.  This date is a common date for all Victorian Schools, with letters of offer being sent to applicants on 11th August 2023.


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School Tours

Come and meet the Principal at one of our weekly tours and see the school in action.  Please phone 9700 4488 to arrange a time.


School tours are a great opportunity for prospective parents and students to meet our staff, visit our classrooms, as well as ask any questions regarding school programs.




Contact our friendly office team directly if you have any questions about how to enrol your child.  They can be contacted on  9700 4488 or download an enrolment form and submit it via email to southern.cross.ps@education.vic.gov.au


Click here for our Enrolment Form

Click here for our Permissions Form


School Zone and Boundaries


Our school zone is available on  findmyschool.vic.gov.au  which hosts the most up-to-date information on school zones in Victoria.


Students residing in this zone are guaranteed a place at our school, which is determined on the basis of your permanent residential address. 


At this stage, Southern Cross Primary is able to consider outside zone applications, please contact the school for further information on 9700 4488.


Placement Policy


Our school manages enrolments using the Placement Policy to ensure that students have access to their designated neighbourhood school and may enrol at another school, if there are available places.  For more information, you can:


Foundation/Prep Key Dates in Victoria

24th April - Applications Open for the 2024 Prep Year

28th July - All Applications for Prep 2024 due to School 

11th August - Letter of Offer sent to parents