What is transition?

Transition is the time of change in your child’s education.

At Copperfield College, students participate in a variety of transition activities and programs designed to assist them manage change and make the seamless transition from primary to secondary, from junior to middle year teams, from junior campus to senior campus, and further study and the workforce.

Staff at the college are committed to making the transition a comfortable, happy time for students and will help them prepare for and become familiar with new environments and daily routines.

What can you do?

Some practical suggestions for parents to help make and manage students transition to secondary education can be found at:

Welcome to Secondary School PDF


Electronic copies of this document are available in selected languages on the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development website.

For further information on our Transition Program or to arrange a personal tour of the Sydenham, Kings Park or Delahey Campus, please contact Ms Libby Derks, Transition Leader on  (03)9361 3888 to arrange a suitable appointment time.

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