Our School - Our School Fees and Parent Payment Information

Our school fees have been carefully considered by School Council to ensure they meet DET Policy. Our school fee structure includes:

ESSENTIAL STUDENT LEARNING ITEMS

Essential Student Learning Items are items and activities which the school deems as essential for student learning, without which, students would be unable to access the school’s delivery of the standard curriculum. The Yarrambat Primary School Essential Learning Items for Prep include:

Payments for activities including excursions, incursions and other school events and activities are not included in this package but may be requested throughout the year.

VOLUNTARY CONTRIBUTIONS

School councils can invite parents to make voluntary contributions to support the school. In 2021 the Voluntary Contributions options include:

The Buildings and Grounds Contribution is used to ensure that our school facilities are maintained to the appropriate standards and is used to purchase and maintain items not included in the building program funding program such as blinds, covered walkways, gardens, air conditioning and play equipment.
The Library Fund Contribution will be used to support the school to purchase and maintain our school library reading resources
The First Aid Contribution will be used to support this important service at our school. School based funds are also used to provide this service.
The Canteen Contribution is used to support the canteen service at our school.
The Digital Learning Resources Contribution will be used to lease, purchase and maintain digital resources to be used by students in the classroom including laptops and ipads.  

Following careful consideration, School Council has set the 2021 Parent Payment Contributions at the following rates:

Essential Student Learning Items: $250 per student

Buildings and Grounds Contribution (tax deductible): $15 per family
Library Fund Contribution (tax deductible):
$25 per family
First Aid Contribution:
$25 per family
Canteen Contribution:
$10 per family
Digital Learning Resources Contribution:
$25 per family

Please click on the link below to download or view the relevant school fee letter. The Parent Payment DET Policy can be found in the Yarrambat PS Policies Document.
 

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