Enrolment Information for SWIS

The Enrolment Process

Thank you for your interest in South Wellington Intermediate School.

To start the enrolment process you should download and complete the Enrolment form. When submitting the form you will also be requested to supply an Original Birth Certificate or Passport and Immunisation record.

Completed enrolment forms can be mailed, couriered or delivered in person to the school at 30 Waripori St, Berhampore, Wellington 6021.

Fees & Donations

The following are the fees and donation required for 2019. We are pleased that we have been able to maintain the fees and donations at the same level as they were for 2017.

Performances (4x$10):
$40 (this covers things such as the Science Road Show, visiting dance & drama groups etc.)

Technology:
$75 (this covers the take home components of the technology curriculum such as food, metals, wood & clay)

Voluntary donation:
$170

Other than optional and sporting events, we anticipate no extra in-school costs over and above these costs.

Information regarding payments of these fees will be coming soon.

Bring Your Own Device

SWIS is a BYOD school and students are encouraged to bring devices to school to assist with their learning.

Opportunities will always be provided for those students who do not bring a device, with classrooms having supplies of Chromebooks for student use.

If you are considering purchasing a device for use at school then we recommend that you read the document published by Netsafe as they helpful in ensuring that devices are as safe as possible.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you would like further information.

Uniforms

The SWIS uniform consists of a number core items to cover all seasons, along with a number of optional items such as backpacks and hats. Some items are available in the school office, most can be purchased through our uniform supplier. Find out more about uniforms here.

Parent Portal

South Wellington Intermediate uses the @school Parent Portal to enhance communication between the school and parents. Each user of @school Parent Portal must sign the Parent Portal section the SWIS enrolment form.

Activities Outside of School Grounds

South Wellington Intermediate uses the environment immediately outside of the school grounds to enhance learning. This includes, but is not limited to, the Wellington Zoo, Martin Luckie Park, Macalister Park and Newtown Park.

This will require your child to be given permission to child participate in learning activities outside of the school grounds. Movement within this zone will be on foot with appropriate adult supervision at all times and where possible, teachers will advise parents before an activity off school grounds will be taking place.

Enrolment Documents

The following documents can be downloaded to assist in the enrolment process.

Enrolment FormStationery ListCyber SecurityBuying Your Own DeviceActivities outside of School GroundsParent Portal AgreementOnline Uniform Shop