Foundation Transition Program


Welcome to our comprehensive Foundation (2025) Transition program!

At Cheltenham Primary School, we believe that a seamless transition from pre-school to Foundation is vital to establish a sound start to school life. Children, parents and care givers are encouraged to participate in the transition program in order to explore the engaging programs available.

Our school proudly provides children with a happy and active start to their school years in a safe and secure environment. We aim to facilitate the best possible transition between Pre-school and Foundation through the following programs:

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Open Morning

2025 Foundation Open Morning:  Monday, 13 May 2024 9:15 am – 10:30 am

To secure your place, please click on this link:


Small Group Tours

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

Once you have confirmed your residential address to be either In Zone or Out of Zone, please click on the applicable link to book into the next available school tour (maximum 5 families per tour).


In Zone ONLY Tours –            


Out of Zone ONLY Tours –


If you require more information or assistance, please call our office staff on 8585 3200. 



Transition sessions for enrolled students


Pre-Transition Meeting with a Foundation Teacher:  Monday, 14 to Wednesday, 16 October 2024

Student Transition Session 1:  Wednesday, 30 October 2024

Student Transition session 2: Wednesday, 13 November 2024

Student Transition session 3: Wednesday, 27 November 2024

After School Playdates:  Monday, 9 to Wednesday, 11 December 2024