Our school zone is available on findmyschool.vic.gov.au which hosts the most up-to-date information on school zones in Victoria.

Students residing within our school zone are guaranteed a place at our school, which is determined on the basis of your permanent residential address.

Our school manages enrolments using the Placement Policy to ensure that students have access to their designated neighbourhood school and may enrol at another school, if there are available places.

For more information, you can:

  • visit School zones for answers to frequently asked questions
  • call the Victorian School Building Authority (VSBA) on 1800 896 950

Foundation 2025 Information

To see information about enrolling in Foundation (Prep) in a Victorian Government School, including the timeline, please follow the link.

Foundation Transition 2025 Information


All students at Hawthorn West Primary School wear school uniform. The uniform is designed to be practical, affordable and ensure that all students feel included.

Our uniform providers are PSW. To purchase from the broad range of items on offer visit PSW

The school also has a significant collection of second hand uniform, which is in good condition and very affordable.

Out of School Hours Program

The Out of School Hours Program at Hawthorn West Primary School is operated by Teamkids. Teamkids offer before care from 7.00 am and after school care until 6.00pm. They also offer a varied and extensive Holiday Care Program, which is also available on Curriculum Days. The program is inclusive and highly engaging.


Extra Curricula

Hawthorn West Primary School offers a range of extra curricula activities that run adjacent to the school day.

Chess Club

Junior Engineers

Soccer Wise

Sport Wise

Smart Art - for details contact the HWPS office

Guitar Lessons with Scott Candlish - for details contact the HWPS office

Piano Lessons with Alice McDonald - for details contact the HWPS office