Department of Education & Training

Parent Information

For parents wanting more information about primary school please click here to go to the Department of Education & Training website.

The Victorian Student Number - information for parents


SchoolMate App Launched!

The Department of Education & Training, with the help of Victoria’s teaching associations, has created an app for parents to help them better understand the key components of the school curriculum. SchoolMate aims to help parents become more involved in their children’s education and is available for free download now. Click here or on the SchoolMate logo at right to watch an explanatory video.


Camps, Sports & Excursion Fund (CSEF)
Every Victorian child should have access to the world of learning opportunities that exist beyond the classroom. The Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund will ensure that no student will miss out on the opportunity to join their classmates for important, eudcational and fun activities.

CSEF will be provided by the Victorian Government to assist eligible families to cover the costs of school trips. camps and sporting activities.

Applications close on 3 June.

CSEF application form

CSEF brochure