Year 6 -7 Transition

An information portal for families

We have set up this page specifically for Year 6 students and their families to provide some extra information about our school.

You can download a pdf with more information about FHS and the Year 6-7 Transition process below.

Y6-7 Transition

Information Sheets and Required Forms

A. Policy & Information Sheets

  1. Payment InformationMicrosoft Word Version
  2. Acceptable Use Agreement – 1-1 Devices, Internet, DigiTech & Google Apps for Education
  3. Chromebook Information Sheet
  4. Uniform Fitting Information – via Noone, Niddrie
  5. Uniform Pricelist – via Noone, Niddrie
  6. Uniform Policy – Barkly & Pilgrim Campus
  7. Booklist Information Sheet – JP Books Yarraville
  8. Instrumental Music Program Information
  9. Footscray High School Policy & Procedures
  10. Photographing filming and recording students

B. Forms to be completed – Compulsory

  1. Acceptable Use Agreement – Internet, 1-1 Devices, DigiTech & GAFE
  2. Booklist Order Form – via JP Books Yarraville. Orders open December 7th, 2020
  3. Chromebook Order Form – Via Learning With Technologies

C. Forms to be completed – Optional

  1. State Schools Relief – Uniform Order Form
  2. Book a Uniform Fitting – Via Noone, Niddrie
  3. Instrumental Music Program – Expression of interest form for 2021 Year 7 Students
  4. Use of Student Image – Annual Opt-Out Form
  5. Camps, Sports & Excursions Fund – Application
  6. Follow us on Instagram
  7. Follow FHS on Facebook

Submit a question for the Transition Team here

We welcome and encourage students and their families to use this form to submit questions you may have about our school or the enrolment process. We have a dedicated transition team assigned to respond to your questions and where appropriate we will update the FAQ with the Q&A information we gather during this process.


This FAQ has been compiled from questions asked during previous parent information sessions. We encourage students and their families to use the form above to submit any other queries you may have. The FHS transition team will continue to update the FAQ throughout the Transition Process.

Click on each category to expand the related FAQ


Key dates

Transition Process Date
Parents/Carers must return their completed Transition Forms to their Primary School29 May
Primary Schools inform families of their Secondary School placement19 August
Due Dates for Families to Lodge an Appeal31 August
Due date for Secondary Schools to communicate in writing the results of all Appeals to parents 11 September
Payments open for school fees and levies for 2021. These can be made at the general office. either (Barkly & Kinnear campuses)16 November
JP Books ordering portal opens7 December
Orientation Day8 December
Last day to access the General Office before Christmas break. (all campuses) 18 December
Chromebook orders close4 January 2021