Assessments for Primary Aged Children

From Term 1 2017, Victorian government and Catholic schools will use the new Victorian Curriculum F-10. Curriculum related information is currently being reviewed and may be subject to change.

For more information on the curriculum, see:
The Victorian Curriculum F–10 - VCAA

​Health assessments are offered for:

  • children in years 1 – 6 where a parent/carer is concerned about their child’s health and wellbeing
  • children in years 1 – 6 where a teacher is concerned about a child’s health and wellbeing, and has obtained parental/carer consent to make a referral to the school nurse
  • children who have recently arrived in Australia from overseas
  • children attending English Language Centres.

Referral forms for assessments for primary aged children are available at the child’s school or can be downloaded: Primary School Nursing Referral Form (pdf - 234.16kb)