LPS 2023 Starting Prep Information


Information on Preps starting at Laburnum Primary School in 2023 is listed below:


Tuesday 31 January or Thursday 2 February

Prep students attend school either Tuesday or Thursday 9:30 am – 12:30 pm. From 1:30 pm onwards on these days, a parent-teacher meeting will be scheduled with the class teacher.

Parents will receive notification about which day your child starts school and a parent-teacher meeting time.

Friday 3 February

Students attend from 9:00 am - 3:30 pm.

Wednesdays in February

Prep students will not attend Wednesdays during February. On these Wednesdays, teachers schedule Entry Assessments, which are undertaken by every Victorian government school, and parent meetings.


For important information about how school operates, our A-Z of Useful Information for parents is found here

2023 Transition Calendar:


Monday 30 October



Prep Transition 1 

Welcome to LPS tea/coffee for parents


Monday 13 November 



Prep Transition 2


Monday 27 November



Prep Transition 3


Monday 11 December



2024 Prep Orientation

Meet 2024 teacher




Laburnum Primary School advises parents/carers of our parent payment arrangements for 2023.


Please find the fee schedule for Prep 2023 students by clicking here.


Writable pdf's, and translatable information, are available online for our families by accessing that link. An overview of the DET Parent Payments Policy is also included.

Please complete the Parent Payment form and return it to the school by email by 2 December 2022, so the school can order items needed for your child’s learning next year.


If you have any questions, please email our office at laburnum.ps@education.vic.gov.au


How do I collect my child's Stationery Starter Pack?

The Stationery Starter Pack collection will be held on Monday 11 December 2023. For parents who have purchased packs, we will have two collection times:

  • 9.30am – 11.00am
  • 2.30pm – 3.30pm   

The packs will need to be collected from our Performing Art Centre (PAC). Please make your way to the small gate near the staff carpark on Janet Street, where street parking is available.

Please refer to the map (below) which shows you where the collection will take place (marked on map with a  ).


Thank you for your 2023 Parent Payments, if you need to make a payment before the day please pay by Direct Deposit, BPay or credit card over the phone. Please include your child's name in the reference and email a copy of the Parent Payment form to the office laburnum.ps@education.vic.gov.au






Click here for information from Spartan School World.


To view the approved Laburnum Primary School uniform click here.

Click here to order school uniform items.

Click here for the uniform price list.



Need to make an appointment to buy Prep uniforms? See below>>>


How do I collect my child's uniform orders with Spartan School World?

For parents who have placed uniform orders with Spartan School World, these orders can be collected on

Monday 11 December 2022. TBC


We have one collection time for uniform orders to be picked up: 

  • 9.30am – 11.00am

Uniform orders will need to be collected from the rear deck of the Performing Art Centre (PAC). Please see the map above for location.



For information about our Secondhand Uniform Shop, see below. Opening dates are advertised in the online School Calendar, also found under the NEWS tab of our website.



First Friday of the Month
Term Time Only
2:30pm - 4pm

Please enter the school grounds via Janet Street. You will find the Uniform Shop near the Performing Arts Centre.



Any enquiries,
or to assist,
ask at the front office.

Thank you, Clarissa,
Liz, Lucinda and Kate


BUY (Cash transactions only)
All items are $5 (including jackets and jumpers). All monies go to the school to support our students.

We accept donations of pre-loved uniforms at the front office or during opening hours in the shop. Please ensure donations are washed, clean and in good condition. Only school branded clothing (i.e. no Target, Kmart, Big W, etc brands).




CSEF: Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund

Click here to access information and application form.

MEDICAL FORMS FOR FAMILIES (if your child needs these):

Medical Condition Management Plan

Medication Authority Form


Action Plan - Asthma

Action Plan - Allergic Reactions

Action Plan - Anaphylaxis

Action Plan - Rhinitis

Action Plan - Eczema


All other forms are found on our Forms page, under Community/Forms on our website.




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