Outside School Hours Care

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Hillcrest provides a professional Outside School Hours Care (OSHC) service at Reedy Creek Baptist Church on Gemvale Road, and our College families enjoy the many benefits of our Before School Care, After School Care and Vacation Care programs. Our OSHC services provides a child-centred environment for Prep - Year 6 students, offering a range of educational and exciting activities every day.

Our OSHC is licensed by the Office for Early Childhood Education and Care, and eligible families are able to claim the CCB (Child Care Benefit) and/or CCR (Child Care Rebate). Hillcrest's OSHC staff are qualified or training in Children’s Services, and all hold First Aid Certificates and Blue Cards.

Register for Hillcrest OSHC

To register your child, please download and print our OSHC Enrolment and Bus Permission forms (via the buttons above).

Once you have completed and signed these forms, please return via email to OSHC. Please contact Natarsha Oldham, by phoning 0400 212 656, or emailing oshc@hillcrest.qld.edu.au to organise payment of the $50 enrolment and annual service fee.

Before School Care

6.30AM - 8.20AM | Monday - Friday | Term Time

Breakfast is served to students who attend our Before School Care from 6.30am – 7.30am, and includes cereals and toast. Children in Before School Care can participate in a range of activities, or complete any homework they have. A Hillcrest bus collects students from the Church at 8.00am, and Prep - Year 3 students are walked from the College bus stop to their classroom by an OSHC Educator.

SESSION RATES: $16.00 per child permanent; $18.00 per child casual

After School Care

3.00PM - 6.00PM | Monday - Friday | Term Time

Prep students in our After School Care program are delivered to the OSHC collection point by their Teacher Aide. Students from other year levels meet our OSHC Educators at the College Multi Purpose Hall (MPH) at 3.00pm, and the bus departs for Reedy Creek Baptist Church once all children have been marked off the roll. We run a second bus service at 4.10pm to collect OHSC students who participate in extracurricular activities at Hillcrest. Children will be signed into the service by the OSHC Coordinator, and provided with afternoon tea. Children are encouraged to complete their homework before they participate in indoor and outdoor activities such as art and craft, board games and group sports.

SESSION RATES: $20.00 per child permanent; $22.00 per child casual

Vacation Care

6.30AM - 6.00PM | Monday - Friday | School Holidays

Our Vacation Care program operates during all school holidays, and provides many interactive, fun and engaging activities, including excursions, arts and crafts, games and special events such as scooter day. Our Vacation Care program features an excursion each Wednesday of the holidays, which incurs an extra charge. Parents must complete a Vacation Care booking form, prior to the upcoming holidays and before the registration closing date. It is important that forms are received as early as possible to assist with planning and staffing the program, and any bookings received after the closing date are charged at $50.00 per child, per session.

SESSION RATES: $50 per child permanent; $55.00 per child casual

To enrol, please contact our OSHC coordinator Natarsha Oldham on noldham@hillcrest.qld.edu.au.