Parent Information

Contact our friendly staff with any further questions about your child's learning at Heritage College.

Are you a Christian School?

Yes. We are a Christian School owned and operated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Our mission is to provide quality Christian Education which caters for the development of the mind, body and spirit of all students. We welcome students from all religious, non-religious and cultural backgrounds, willing to uphold the values of our school.

 

How many students are there in each class?

Usually between 18-25 students in each class throughout Primary and Secondary.

 

What time does school start?

School begins at 9am at both of our campuses. For daily bell times, please click here for the Narre Warren South campus and here for our Officer campus.

 

How do your fees compare with other private schools in the area?

Our fees are competitive and offer great value for money. Heritage College offers a broad range of subjects and opportunities for students while ensuring fees are reasonable and competitive with other local private schools. Please view our fee schedule here.

 

Do you offer family discounts for larger families?

Yes. For each family with two or more children enrolled, discounts apply.

 

Does the College have a Chaplain?

Yes. The college employs a full time chaplain for Primary and Secondary. We also have a Student Wellbeing Coordinator. For more information, visit our Wellbeing page.

 

Does the College offer a bus service?

Yes. Our fleet of 24-seater buses operates to the following suburbs: Noble Park, Dandenong, Clyde, Endeavour Hills, Narre Warren, Berwick, Hampton Park, Cranbourne and Pakenham.

Our 40-seater College Coach also drops off at specific locations in Pakenham, Hampton Park and Berwick. In 2019, we will be expanding the suburbs we service even further, going to Koo Wee Rup, Bayles and Bunyip.

For more information on our Bus Service, please click here.

 

Do you provide an Out of School Hours Care program?

We have OSHC at our Officer Campus which can also be used by our Narre Warren South students. Students can be booked into the Early Learning Centre from 7am, with before and after school care from 7am – 8:30am and 3:20pm – 6pm. We also offer a School Holiday program from 7am – 6pm.

 

Does the College have a canteen?

Yes, our new canteen opened earlier in 2018 with a fresh new menu and ordering system. Orders are placed Monday morning, with all menu items cooked onsite each week. Canteen days are Tuesday for the Narre Warren South Campus, and Wednesday for the Officer Campus. Please visit our Canteen page for more information and to view the current menu.

 

Where can I purchase the school uniform?

Brand new uniform elements can be purchased from Noone Imagewear in Beaconsfield. Our College also has second-hand uniform shops located on each campus. For more information and to view the Uniform Price Lists, please click here.

 

What types of camps and excursions do you have?

As part of extended learning opportunities throughout the curriculum, Heritage College runs a number of different camps that cater specifically for each year level. Read more about camps and excursions for secondary students.