03 9569 7487
St.Patrick's Primary School

3 Dalny Road

Murrumbeena Victoria 3163

BELOW WAS THE TRANSITION PLAN FOR 2021. PLANS ARE UNDERWAY FOR 2022. We offer a seamless transition for all students. Contact us to learn more.

Hybrid Transition Programme for Foundation / Prep 2021

Important Dates:

Tues 6 October 2020  7:00 - 8:00 pm Zoom Parent Information Evening

Tues 13 October 2020 2:45pm - 3:30pm Transition Session 1 All Prep Children

Tues 20 October 2020 2:45pm -3:30pm Transition Session 2 All Prep Children

Tues 27 October 2020 2:45pm-3:30pm Transition Session 3 All Prep Children

Tues 10 November 2020 2:30pm -3:00pm (Group 1) and 3:00 - 3:30pm (Group 2) Onsite Transition Session 4

Tues 17 November 2020 2:30pm -3:00pm (Group 3) and 3:00 - 3:30pm (Group 4) Onsite Transition Session 4

Mon 7 December 2020 12:30 Onsite Transition 5 All Prep children and time to meet Year 5 Buddies

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the tailored hybrid transitions sessions will commence online until the children can come onsite. Parents will be contacted to collect a special transition resource pack from the school. More details will be shared at the Parent Information evening.

Prep classroom teachers and specialist music, art and library teachers will lead these interactive readiness sessions for the 2021 Prep children.

Here at St Patrick’s our main form of communication is through an app called Flexischools. We have created a new box entitled Prep 2021. Please download Flexischools and find the Prep 2021 box to stay up to date with what’s happening  at St Patrick’s.

You can access our weekly digital newsletter at this link and keep up with the latest dates & happenings in our school community.

Please feel free to email our principal Jenny Hawkins with any questions principal@spmurrumbeena.catholic.edu.au

Transition Programme for current & new students (Year 1-6) 2021

Important Dates:

Fri 4 December 2020  Transition Session 1      2:30-3:30pm

Mon 7 December 2020 Transition Session 2    2:30pm-3:30pm

Thurs 10 December 2020  Transition Session 3 1:00pm -2:00pm



Students need to enrol for Year 7 whilst in Year 5. Tours are generally from March to May. Request for references must be made directly to our principal.

The main Catholic Secondary Schools that our children transition to from Year 6 are:

Star of the Sea Girls' College - Gardenvale

Sacred Heart Regional Girls' College - Oakleigh

Our Lady of the Sacred Heart - Bentleigh

Salesian Boys' College - Chadstone

De La Salle Boys' College - Malvern

St Kevin's Boys' College - Toorak