Brookside College | Learning to Lead

At Brookside College the fundamental purpose of education is to produce the quality of leadership; the capacity and commitment to act for one’s own good and for the common good.

Now accepting Prep enrolments for 2021

For more information on the enrolment process, please contact the Student Enrolment Officer on 7379 1555 or email the college at

Enrolment forms can be emailed out to families. If you have a completed enrolment form, please contact the school for options to hand in the form.

Brookside College Virtual Tour for Prospective Prep Families


Term 4, Week 1: Update from the Principal

Dear Students, Staff, Parents and Guardians, Please find below information regarding Remote Learning during the first week of Term 4. Further information regarding onsite learning from Week 2 will be sent out next week, upon DET advice. Term 4, Week 1 (5-9 October)...

Update from the Principal

On Sunday the Victorian Government released its plan for easing coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions. This included the advice that schools will continue to provide remote and flexible learning for the remainder of Term 3. These following changes were also reported,...

SAKG at Brookside College

Please click through to take a look at some of the work produced by a Year Three student working on her SAKG fortnightly Learning Task. Those muffins look scrumptious. 

What’s happening at Brookside

30oct9:15 am10:45 amPrep 2021 Orientation

02nov8:45 am3:15 pmStudent Free Day

03novAll DayMelbourne Cup Day - Public Holiday

06nov9:15 am10:45 amPrep 2021 Orientation

13nov9:15 am10:45 amPrep 2021 Orientation

Term Dates 2020

Term 1:
January 28th to March 23rd (Term end brought forward)

Term 2:
April 14th  to June 26th

Term 3:
July 13th  to September 18th

Term 4:
October 5th to December 18th

January 29 (pupil free day)*           

January 30 (students start)                         

* The first day of Term 1 is a student-free day.

School Holidays 2020

Autumn Break:
March 24th (Term end brought forward) to April 13th

Winter Break:
June 27th to July 12th

Spring Break:
September 19th to October 4th

Summer Break 2020 – 2021:
December 19th 2020, to January 26th, 2021 (with January 27th, 2021 being a pupil free day – students begin on January 28th, 2021)


Curriculum Days 2020

Monday January 28th

Friday February 28th

Tuesday March 24th – Friday March 27th

Tuesday April 14th

Monday May 25th

Monday July 13th – Friday July 17th

Friday August 14th

Monday November 2nd