Enrolment

 

Starting School at Dargaville Primary School


We are a cohort entry school at Dargaville Primary.  This means that we enrol 5-year olds twice per term - Week 1 and week 6 of each term.  These children will have a number of school visits with their ECE for at least a term leading up to their first day at school. 

We also facilitate x3 school visits for parents and child.  These visits are generally on a Friday morning from 9am - 10.30am.  During this time the parents and child will spend time with their, soon-to-be, teacher and classmates.


How Do We Classify A Child’s Year Level

Children who start school in first term of the year will be classified as a "Year 1".  Children who start school in the beginning of term 2 onwards, will be classified as a "Year 0".  However, none of this is locked in stone and will be adapted to the needs and progress of each and every child.

This example might help explain it better:

Zoe starts school in term 1.  She goes into Mrs Hewetson's class and she is classified as a Year 1.

Maddy starts school in term 3.  She also goes into Mrs Hewetson's class when she starts school, but is classified as a Year 0.

At the beginning of the following year, Zoe will be classified as a Year 2 and Maddy will be classified as a Year 1.

 

Cohort Entry Dates


Depending on when your child turns 5 years old, he/she will begin school on the very next cohort entry date (see below for 2023 dates)

Term Start of term date Mid term date End of term date
1 02/02/2023 06/03/2023 06/04/2023
2 26/04/2023 29/05/2023  30/06/2023
3 17/07/2023 21/08/2023 22/09/2023
4 09/10/2023 13/11/2023 14/12/2023

 

2024 Cohort Entry Dates

Term Start of term date Mid term date End of term date
1 01/02/2024 4/03/2024 12/04/2024
2 29/04/2024 04/06/2024 (Tues) 05/07/2024
3 22/07/2024 26/08/2024 27/09/2024
4 14/10/2024 To be confirmed 15/12/2024

    

 

 

 

 

 

Please bring the following along when enrolling your child.

Your child’s birth certificate for birth date confirmation.  (You can call tollfree 0800 22 52 52 for a copy of birth certificate).
Immunisation Records and medical history.
Students transferring from another school are required to fill out our enrolment form only, and bring to office.  (See pdf below)

 

School Enrolment Form   Internet Website Permission Form

 

Enrolment Zone Information

Dargaville Primary Enrolment Zone

Dargaville Primary School Enrolment Zone Fact Sheet

Dargaville Primary School Enrolment Zone FAQ

 

Online Enrolment

 

Supporters and Sponsors

Parents, please support our local businesses

Bayleys Dargaville - Lisa Pocklington - Dargaville Primary School Caltex - Dargaville - Dargaville Primary School Stevens Plumbing and Gas Ltd - Dargaville Primary School Love Kumara - Dargaville Primary School West Coast Steelworx - Dargaville Primary School Nick Christiansen Tree Services - Dargaville Primary School Plumbing & Heating Centre Ltd - Dargaville Primary School Grant's Gas & Plumbing Ltd - Dargaville Primary School YHPJ - Dargaville Primary School - Nov 23 West Coast Steelworx - Dargaville Primary School - Dec 23 Grant's Gas & Plumbing Ltd - Dargaville Primary School - Jan 24 Optimum H20 - Dargaville Primary School - Feb 24 100% McKay's - Dargaville Primary School- Mar 24 Bayleys Dargaville - Lisa Pocklington - Dargaville Primary School - April 24 Rian Stott Automotive - Dargaville Primary School - May 24 Good Built Homes & Construction - Dargaville Primary School - June 24 Hunting & Fishing Dargaville - Dargaville Primary - July 24 Laser Electrical Dargaville - Dargaville Primary School - Aug 24 Plumbing & Heating Centre Ltd  - Dargaville Primary School - Sept 24 Core Construction - Dargaville Primary School - Oct 24 C&C Contract Electrical - Dargaville Primary School - Nov 24
QR code for downloading the app

Scan this code to download the app

Get the Skool Loop - School App

Download our Skool Loop App, a simple and free download. In Google Play & App Store search ‘Skool Loop’ and choose our school once installed.

Download on the App Store Get it on Google Play
Hand holding phone

Login to Dargaville Primary School