Loch Primary School Outside of School Hours Care (OSHC) is a school council run not for profit program providing quality care, before school, after school and curriculum days, for families within our school community. The service is an approved Child Care Subsidy Provider.
Objectives• To provide a range of stimulating, varied and age appropriate indoor and outdoor activities• The program aims to promote independence, individuality, creativity, self-esteem and self confidence in every child• The program aims to complement school activities, philosophies, and policies• Promote heathy eating by providing breakfast and afternoon tea at no extra cost
Hours of Operation• The Before School Care Program operates between 7.00am and 8.45am each school day• The After School Care Program operates between 3.30pm and 6.00pm each school day• Curriculum Day Care operates on school curriculum days between 7.00am and 6.00pm
Enrolment and Bookings• An enrolment form must be completed prior to a child attending the program. We would strongly encourage you to complete an enrolment form to register for OSHC if there is a chance that you will ever need care at the last minute.• Loch OSHC can provide care for up to 15 children per session.
There are 2 different types of bookings available. 1. Permanent bookings – these booking are an ongoing booking of the same days and sessions every week. This type of booking attracts a fee discount and are given priority. To make a permanent booking please contact the OSHC Administration Manager on 5659 42542. Casual Bookings – Can be made as required, using the Xplor Home app (once enrolment has been complete). Casual bookings are dependent an the availability in the session you are booking for.
To check your family’s eligibility for Child Care Subsidy go to: https://www.childcaresubsidycalculator.com.au/
Important information on submitting a claim for Child Care Subsidy is available at: https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/how-to-claim-child-care-subsidy?context=41186
If you have any questions or would like further information on our OSHC program, please call the office on 5659 4254