A child is able to start school if their fifth birthday falls on or before the 30 April of that year.

Our school follows the Department of Education’s Enrolment Policy for the enrolment, placement, and transfer of students.

Students who live within the school zone are guaranteed a place at our school. To find out whether you live in zone, visit findmyschool.vic.gov.au

Our school enrolment forms can be downloaded using the attached link or by contacting the school office during office hours. We ask that enrolment forms are returned to the school by 30th June in the year prior to enrolment however we do happily accept enrolments after this date.

If you live outside of our school zone but would still like to be considered for an out of zone enrolment please contact the school to discuss your circumstances along with your reasons for wanting to enroll you child at APS instead of your local or closest school.

Please note that all out of zone enrolments are at the discretion of our Principal Rochelle Cukier. All other applications will be considered subject to available space, and prioritised according to:

  • students with a sibling at the same permanent address who are attending the school at the same time
  • all other students in order of closeness of their home to the school.

When enrolling your child, we ask to sight an original Birth Certificate, a Certificate of Immunisation and evidence that you live within our school zone.

You can obtain a Certificate of Immunisation from either:

  • The Australian Childhood Immunisation Register (ACIR)
    Ph: 1800 653 809
    Email: acir@medicareaustralia.gov.au or
  • Medicare by following this link where you may need to register with Medicare Online Services.

2024 School Tours

We thank you for your interest in our school and invite you to come and see our school in action. To book a school tour please complete the booking form below. Our tours run regularly throughout each term on select Thursday mornings at 9.30am. If you can’t make a school tour we encourage you to watch our Virtual Tour video below.

Tours are generally taken by our Principal Rochelle Cukier and our student leaders and take around an hour. You will see learning in action across all levels and see how our teachers work collaboratively to deliver consistent, high quality teaching and learning in every classroom. We design lessons that meet every child’s point of need and ensure all children are supported in their learning and are stretched and challenged to grow. You will have the opportunity to chat to some of our students about our teaching and what they love most about Armadale Primary School.

School Tour Dates

Term 1

Thursday 22nd February at 9.30am

Thursday 14th March at 9.30am

Term 2

Thursday 2nd May at 9.30am

Thursday 23rd May at 9.30am

Thursday 13th June at 9.30am

Term 3

Thursday 25th July at 9.30am

Thursday 15th August at 9.30am

Thursday 12th September at 9.30am

Term 4

Thursday 17th October at 9.30am





Virtual Tour

School Zone

Armadale Primary School is within a Department of Education Designated Neighbourhood Zone.

Please click on the Find My School Zone link to view the new school zone which will take effect in 2020. Please contact the Principal, Rochelle Cukier, if you live outside the school zone and would like to discuss an enrolment.

Findmyschool.vic.gov.au hosts the most up-to-date information about Victorian school zones for 2020 onwards.

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

The Department provides guidance through the School Placement Policy to ensure that students have access to their designated neighbourhood school and the freedom to choose other schools, subject to facility limitations.

You can find more information and answers to frequently asked questions on the Department’s website under School zones.

For more information
If you have a question about school zones call the VSBA Hotline on 1800 896 950 or email: vsba@edumail.vic.gov.au

School Zone Map

Contacts & Communication

School Office hours: 8:30am-4pm Monday to Friday

Phone: (03) 9822 7003

Email: armadale.ps@education.vic.gov.au

International Student Program

Studying in Victoria

Victorian government schools are a destination of choice for international students. Our schools provide international students with a high-quality education, excellent English language tuition and caring welfare support services. To learn more about studying and living in Victoria as an international student, see: www.study.vic.gov.au

How to apply

Most international students must apply to the Department of Education in order to study in a Victorian government school. To learn about the application types and to apply please see: www.study.vic.gov.au

Contact our school

For more information about international students, please contact the below staff member. 

International Student Coordinator (ISC): Sarah Brehaut

Phone: 9822 7003
Email: enrolment@armadaleps.vic.edu.au

Armadale Primary School is accredited under the Department of Education’s CRICOS registration (CRICOS provider name and code: Department of Education, 00861K). For more information, see: www.study.vic.gov.au


If you are new to this area and would like a list of the local Stonnington kindergartens, please click this link: Kindergartens