Important Dates & Information


For your Diary

2021 Victorian School Term Dates 

Term 1 28th January - 1st April -    2:30 Dismissal 
Term 2 19th April - 25th June
Term 3 12th July - 17th September 
Term 4 4th October - 17th December 

Wednesday 24th March 

Harmony Day - wear something orange to celebrate this special day


Friday 26th March

Easter raffle tickets due - Please return all money, tickets (sold and unsold) clearly labelled with child's name and contact number. 


Monday 29th March 

Easter raffle drawn 


Wednesday 31st March

Colour Explosion fun run


Thursday 1st April 

School photos 


Prep - 2 Easter hat parade - 2:00pm - Oval - Prep - 2 parents welcome! 


Term 1 - ends - 2:30pm dismissal 


Friday 2nd April

Good Friday 


Wednesday 28th April

Grade 3 - 6 Athletics


Tuesday 11th - Thursday 13th May

NAPLAN - Grade 3 and 5


Monday 24th May - Friday 4th June 

Prep - Grade 3 swimming 


Friday 11th June 

Curriculum Day - No students required at school 


Monday 14th June

Queens birthday public holiday



Lost Property

Please ensure that all children's belongings are clearly labelled with their name (not just initials) and grade. Sometimes items are not returned to their rightful owner because they are not labelled correctly or clearly. If you find named belongings in your child's possession, could you please return them to your child's classroom.

Our lost property is stored outside the office (white bin). 

Student Absences 

Absent all day?   

Parents to enter absence directly into Xuno by 9:05am (this can also be done in advance) OR phone the school office on 9364 0200


Arriving late? 

When you arrive at school, the student must be signed IN at the school office prior to going to class. 


Leaving early?

Parent/Carer must sign the student OUT at the school office prior to picking them up.

Parent Contact Details

Have your contact details changed? If so please let the office know so we can update our records. This includes changes to emergency contacts and additional numbers to call if needed.


Orders can be made online at

The Primary School Wear shop is located: 

Unit 2, 51-53 Westwood Drive, Ravenhall VIC 3023

(03) 9768 0342

Trading Hours

Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Saturday 10am - 1pm

Sunday Closed

Click & Collect Pick Up12:30pm - 4:30pm




 Out of School Hours Care (OSHC) 


We are very pleased to announce that as of Day One, Term Two school council has selected ‘TheirCare’ to operate our before and after school care program as well as vacation care. This is very exciting news for Mackellar, as TheirCare are an industry leader in OSHC and are committed to meeting the needs of our school.


TheirCare provides adventurous and stimulating Before & After School Care Programs in a safe environment for all children. During sessions children develop life skills, friendships, confidence and creativity through play.


If you do have questions for the school rather than for TheirCare, please do not hesitate to contact the school.