Elisabeth Murdoch College


Parent Information Night 2019 - Download Presentation

Year 7 Orientation Booklet - Download PDF



Orientation Day

Orientation Day is on Tuesday the 11th of December.  On this day students will find out their class for 2019, meet their home group teacher whom will be able to assist with any questions they may have about secondary schooling and what to expect.

Details about the Orientation day are below

When: 11th of December from 8:30am till 2:45pm

Where: Meet in the main courtyard, outside the auditorium at 8:30am, you will be dismissed from here at 2:45pm

Wear: Primary School Uniform

Bring: Hat, drink bottle, extra snacks and lots of enthusiasm

Lunch: A salad roll will be provided for lunch

Showbag: All students will receive an EMC bag with some stationary and a map

Activities: Will be decided on by the subschool that you are allocated to. There are lots of fun activities organised.


Background information for Home Group placement – Please note that our classes have now been finalised for Year 7, 2019.


Documents required before enrolment is complete

The documentation that you received at the Grade six information evening are required to be completed and returned to our College by no later than Friday 2nd November.  Along with this documentation you will need to provide copies of the following documents*:

  • Your Childs birth certificate or Passport
  • Copy of proof of residence which needs to be in the form of the following documentation;
  • A copy of Signed rental agreements or unconditional contract of sale for current your residential address

Plus A copy of two of the following:

  • Electoral enrolment confirmation
  • Council rates notices (no more than 3 months old)
  • Water bill (no more than 3 months old)
  • Victorian driver’s license
  • Health care card
  • Current documentation from Centerlink stating address ( less than three months old) 

*Department of education guidelines state we cannot accept statutory declarations in lieu of any of the above requested documents.

Failure to return the documents you receive by this date will mean your position at the College will be reassessed.


Please note:

Information regarding the transition from Grade Six to Year Seven from the Department of Education can be found on their website by following this link http://www.education.vic.gov.au/school/teachers/studentmanagement/transitions/Pages/transitions.aspx

Elisabeth Murdoch College has a zone in place, this can be viewed at http://www.emc.vic.edu.au/elisabeth-murdoch-college-enrolments/school-zone.html. When there is insufficient accommodation at a school for all students who seek entry, students will be designated to the secondary school that is the closest proximity to their permanent address.