Starting school is a milestone not only for your child, but also for the whole family. Listed below are useful documents providing information for families with New Starters.
The NSW Public School A- Z Website has a wide range of useful information for families including a Countdown to School Calendar, A Ready for School Checklist and a short clip of a 'Day in Kindergarten' within a NSW Public School.
Best Start Literacy and Numeracy Assessment
The Best Start Kindergarten Assessment is scheduled for the beginning of Term 1. It helps teachers identify the Literacy and Numeracy knowledge and skills that each child brings to school as they enter Kindergarten.
Read more: Literacy Numeracy
These documents are in PDF format.
Is my child ready to start school?
Watch this clip from the NSW Public School A-Z website.