Transition Dates

At Wooranna Park Primary School we know that your child's first year of school is an important one. Our transition program is designed to get to know you and your child. Our Prep transition program is an opportunity for children and their parents to find out more about the school and begin settling in for the 2023 school year.


Transition Dates

  • Friday 4th November 2:30-3:15pm
  • Friday 11th November 2:30-3:15pm
  • Friday 18th November 2:30-3:15pm

During the transition sessions, children will take part in activities with the Prep Team and parents will participate in information sessions as follows:


  • Friday 4th November - Welcome to Wooranna Park PS - Amanda Ellaby, Executive Principal
  • Friday 11th November - Getting Ready for School - Jennie Vine, Assistant Principal
  • Friday 18th November - Our Positive Climate for Learning - Pip Varszeghy, Leading Teacher


The following resources were shared at the family information sessions:


Session One

Learning at WPPS with Amanda Ellaby

Starting School at WPPS booklet

100 books reading chart


Session Two

Helping your child learn to read with Jennie Vine

Getting ready for Prep

Reading centre resource


Session Three

Making a postive start at WPPS with Pip Varszeghy

Transitioning for early learning to primary school


If you have any questions regarding our Prep transition program, please contact us at school on 9795 2007.


We are looking forward to seeing your Prep child on their first day on Monday 30 January 2023, from 9:30am till 12:30pm.