After and Before College Care
The College offers After and Before College Care (ABCC) on the Primary Campus for children aged from Prep to Year 12.
ABCC operates both during Term time, Monday to Friday 6:45am to start of school (College bus transports Senior students to Secondary Campus) and 3:00pm to 6:30pm, and Vacation Care 6:45am to 6:00pm (closed on Public Holidays and during College Christmas shutdown period).
The program structure at ABCC is an Approved Service with the new National Quality Framework for Childcare. Activities and programs run are age and skill level appropriate and are aimed at stimulating emotional, intellectual, lingual, physical, recreational and social aspects of each child; and can include elements of music, dance, drama, art and craft performed either as individuals or in small groups.
Vacation care offers students the chance to participate in ‘off campus’ excursions for children in Year 3 upwards. Bookings are essential for ABCC and Vacation Care.This service is available on a casual or permanent basis. The service fees attract Child Care Benefit (CCB% – varies dependent on income) and Child Care Rebate (CCR – 50%) for eligible families.
Please complete the Existing Family Update Form to confirm your bookings for 2017. All previous bookings for 2016 were ceased on 5 December 2016 and, unless ABCC have been notified, your child/ren are not booked for 2017. Please note, there is no need to complete new ABCC Enrolment forms if you completed one last year.
To make a booking of cancellation, please complete the Booking and Cancellation Form.
Homework Club is held every afternoon. To register, please complete the Homework Club Form.
ABCC Parent Handbook
ABCC Parent Handbook
The ABCC unit is regulated under the National Quality Standards and holds Service Approval No. SE-00001585, and TSAC EY ABCC Service Approval No. SE-40000551. Its recreation and play program is based on the ‘My Time Our Place’ framework for Outside School Hours Care and offers activities that help to develop a child’s sense of fun and play.
For further information, please read through the ABCC Handbook 2017.