Frequently Asked Questions
What After School Care does Firbank offer?
BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL CARE – JUNIOR CAMPUSES
Sandringham Co-ed Junior Campus – Firbank offers its own in-house Before and After School Care for students is Years Prep – 6 ; starting at 7.30 a.m. and, in the afternoon, finishing at 6.00 p.m.
Cost – $16 for Before Care and $22 for After Care. In addition, any child who attends an ‘After School’ program eg After School Sport, STEAM Club, Karate etc that finishes at 4.30 p.m., but then needs to attend After Care, will only be charged 50% of the After Care fee (ie $11).
Brighton Junior Campus – Club Turner –
Firbank Brighton Junior Campus have been working to re-imagine its before and after school opportunities for Prep to Year 6 students. We are excited to launch Club Turner, our exciting in-house daily before and after school program from Term 3.
Please click here for costings and for more information about the fun activities on offer.
What is our relationship with Brighton Grammar School (BGS)?
Firbank Grammar and Brighton Grammar are sister and brother schools. We have worked together in a wide range of curricular and co-curricular activities for more than 100 years. The Firbank girls from our two Brighton campuses interact with their counterparts at Brighton Grammar on activities including curriculum days, social evenings, joint drama productions, debating programs, philosophy colloquia, book clubs, sporting and creative challenges.
The boys from our co-educational Junior School in Sandringham often continue their Senior School education at Brighton Grammar. For those who are interested in this, please ensure you submit an enrolment form and pay the application fee. This is required at least two years prior to the desired entry point. At the same time written confirmation of enrolment must be made to the Director of Admissions Office at Brighton Grammar. Brighton Grammar will waive the $1,000 confirmation of enrolment fee for parents with boys at the Firbank Sandringham Campus.