2019 Key information and dates

The Australian academic year, consisting of four terms (two semesters), commences in early February and concludes in early December. To view the 2019 term dates, click here. While most boys will commence at the beginning of the year, a few may join the School in Terms 2, 3 or 4.

Day 1, Term 1

Preparatory School: Boys should wear summer uniform; first bell at 8.25am with lessons starting at 8.30am. Books and resources will be given by the classroom teacher. Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten and Pre-Primary boys have staggered start dates and times.

Senior School: Boys should wear summer uniform; meet for first Assembly at 8.25am in the Chapel, followed by House meetings. Lessons start at 11.00am. Most text books are online, however, any physical textbooks and iPads should be collected before the start of term.

General information

Boarding Handbook

Communication and Engagement overview

iPad program

Preparatory School Handbook

Senior School Countdown 2019

Senior School Curriculum Policy

Years 1 to 6 Countdown to Christ Church 2019

Year 7 Countdown to Christ Church 2019

Years 8 to 12 Countdown to Christ Church 2019

Uniform

The Uniform Shop is located on our Claremont campus – go to Uniform Shop for specific information and opening times.

Stationery lists

Please access the lists below. The School does not have a preferred supplier, however, if you leave your list at Officeworks, they will pack your order for you ready for collection. The only items that need to be purchased from the School are the calculator and the CCGS pencil case. The calculator can be purchased in January from the Book Shop and the pencil case can be bought from the Uniform Shop.

Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10, Year 11Year 12

Transport 

Christ Church Grammar School is well serviced by buses and the nearby Claremont train station.  To meet the needs of students not on these routes, the School provides bus services to and from certain areas. For bus service details, please visit our Travel page.  Walking and biking is also strongly encouraged – for information on cycle paths go to cycle map Fremantle to Perth.

Drop-off and pick-up zone: As there is extremely limited campus parking, all parents and carers apart from those with Pre-Primary boys, must use the drop-off and pick-up zone – see Claremont Campus Map.  

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Orientation program for 2019 entry 

Pre-Kindergarten: Orientation Day on Friday 16 November 2018 is an introduction for parents and boys to our ELC learning environment, with the day commencing at 9.30am and concluding at 11.00am.

Please come to the School’s Main Reception where Richard Wright, Head of the Preparatory School will meet you and then guide you to the new Prep School.

We ask that every family pack a water bottle and a hat (please ensure the hat and water bottle are named).

Kindergarten: Orientation Day on Friday 16 November 2018 is an introduction for the boys to the learning environment they will experience next year. The boys enjoy an hour and a half in the classroom, commencing at 1.30pm and concluding at 3.00pm.

Please come to the School’s Main Reception where Richard Wright, Head of the Preparatory School will meet you and walk with you to the new Prep School.

We ask that every family pack a water bottle and a hat (please ensure the hat and water bottle are named).

Pre-Primary: Orientation Day on Friday 16 November 2018 is an introduction for the boys to the learning environment they will experience next year. The boys enjoy half a day in the classroom, commencing at 9.00am and concluding at 12.30pm.

Please come to the School’s Main Reception where Richard Wright, Head of the Preparatory School will meet you and walk you to the new Prep School.

We ask that every family pack a water bottle, some morning tea and a hat (please ensure the hat and water bottle are named).

Years 1 to 6: Parents’ Association Information Fair and morning tea for new parents on Friday 16 November from 8.30 to 10.00am; Orientation Day for boys on Friday 16 November 2018 from 8.30am to 2.30pm.

Years 7 to 12: Parents’ Association Information Fair and morning tea for new parents on Friday 16 November from 8.30 to 10.00am; Orientation Day for boys on Friday 16 November 2018 from 8.30am to 2.45pm; Boarders’ Sleepover on 16 and 17 November 2018; Boarders’ Orientation weekend on 1 and 2 February 2019 from 1.00pm onwards; Orientation Morning for all new Years 7 to 12 students and parents on Saturday 2 February 2019 from 9.00am to 12.00pm.