School Dates and Times
2023 school terms
The Victorian 2023 school term dates are as follows:
Term 1: 30 January - Thursday 6 April 2023
Term 2: 24 April - 23 June 2023
Term 3: 10 July - 15 September 2023
Term 4: 2 October - 20 December 2023
For Greenhills Primary School students, the first day of the 2023 school year is Tuesday, 31 February for students in Grades 1-6.
Preps will have a staggered start on Tuesday, 7 February or Wednesday, 8 February 2023.
There are several curriculum days and student-free days throughout the school year, ratified by the Greenhills School Council and announced in the school newsletter and on Compass.
Outside school hours care is available on curriculum days, student free days and school holidays, provided by OSHClub.
The school day
School hours are Monday to Friday, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm.
Children are supervised on school grounds from 8:45 am and until 3:45 pm. Out of hours care is available for families requiring childcare outside school hours through OSHClub.
Students should be present on school grounds by 8:55 am.
Commencement - 9:00 am
Morning Recess - 10:55 am – 11:25 am
Lunch eaten inside 1:20 pm – 1:30 pm
Outside play 1:30 pm – 2:20 pm
Dismissal - 3:30 pm
Students arriving after the commencement bell should report to the office.
Absences can be notified to the school via the Compass app.
Parents, grandparents and carers are a vital part of the Greenhills Primary School community, providing vital support both inside and outside the classroom.