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Southern Cross Early Childhood is situated in Scullin in the Belconnen region of the ACT.  The school caters for children from birth to eight years, and offers integrating services including child care, Preschool to Year 2 education and a range of community programs.

The School is built on the land of the Ngunnawal people. The contribution of the traditional owners of the land is acknowledged at all school functions. 

The school ensures continuity for children in both their learning and relationships in their early years. The School's motto, "From Little Things Big Things Grow", encapsulates the value placed on providing a caring and nurturing environment for our young children to grow and develop into active and successful members of our community. High quality early education is offered through a focus on play-based learning; explicit teaching of Literacy and Numeracy; Environment Education; the Switching on Program and the Arts.

Our School's Relationships Management Plan, 'We Are a Caring School', supports the children to develop nurturing and responsive relationships. The children are provided with experiences that identify the importance of: Caring for Myself, Caring for Others and Caring for Things.

2015 Student Enrolments

 If your child turns 4 years old before 30 April 2015 they are eligible for enrolment in an ACT Government Preschool.

Applications for enrolment for the 2015 school year are only available online from 28 April 2014.    Paper copies will no longer be accepted. Enrolments close 30 May 2014.

Forms are available online at http://www.det.act.gov.au/school_education/enrolling_in_an_act_public_school

If you have any further questions or would like a tour of our school please contact reception on 62059744.