Growing Minds Frequently Asked Questions
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Frequently Asked Questions

Tell me, I’ll forget. Show me, I’ll remember. Involve me, I’ll understand.
– Benjamin Franklin

Will I receive a Government Rebate?

Yes, Growing Minds After School is CCS Approved. Our program is a cost-effective way for your children to engage in additional Education, Empowerment and Sport, allowing you to spend more time as a family.

Are there attendance requirements?

Our minimum attendance requirement is two placements each week.

How does the pick up service work?

Our pick up service caters to children located within the ‘in zone’ perimeter. Please contact us for further information.

What is the age range for Growing Minds?

We accept children from kindergarten to Year 6.

Is there a Waiting List if spots are full at the centre?

Yes, if spots are full on required days we offer a waiting list. To join the waiting list, please email

What time does Growing Minds start and finish?

Morning sessions start at 7am each weekday, and our drop off service ensures arrival at school before first bell. Afternoon sessions start immediately after school at 3pm each weekday. Parents should pick up children by 6.30pm.

What types of sports do you teach?

We offer structured sports programs covering Dance and Martial Arts.

What menu is offered at Growing Minds?

Our healthy and nutritional menu provides children with important proteins, carbohydrates, good fats and vitamins. Our full menu is available for download.

What are the qualifications of the Growing Minds team?

The Growing Minds program has been developed by a working collaboration of teachers, childcare workers, sporting professionals and parents. All staff have been trained and accredited by Growing Minds, and bring a combination of skills and experience that ensure kids enjoy a rich and rewarding experience.

A Working With Children Check is completed by all staff.

What if there is an issue with my Customer Account Statement?

The first point of contact will be to email the issue through to Additionally, you can discuss face to face with the centre’s nominated supervisor for clarification.

Can you send me a brochure?

Please download the Growing Minds Parent Handbook, which contains a convenient summary of our core offerings and additional information on how our sessions are run.