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Data collection for playcentres and non-government preschools

Playcentres and non-government preschools are required to submit data each term for monitoring purposes and state and national reporting.

SA government preschools can access information about data collections on the Department for Education Intranet (staff login required).

Details on updating Sites and Services information can be found in the updating sites and services information.

Key dates

Term 1 2018

  • Reference fortnight: 5 to 16 February 2018
  • Return date: Friday 23 February 2018

Term 2 2018

  • Reference fortnight: 7 to 18 May 2018
  • Return date: Friday 25 May 2018

 Term 3 2018

  • Reference fortnight: 30 July to 10 August 2018
  • Return date: Friday 19 August 2018

 Term 4 2018

  • Reference fortnight: 22 October to 2 November 2018
  • Return date: Friday 9 November 2018

Non-government preschool data submission process

Follow the steps for terms 1, 2 and 4 as outlined in the non-government preschools term data submission instructions (PDF 2.1MB) and 2018 preschool data collection letter (PDF 58KB).

Documentation for the Term 3 Children’s Services Annual Census will be available by Term 3 2018.

Department-funded playcentres data submission process

Follow instructions as listed in the documents below.

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

  • Documentation for the Term 3 Children’s Services Annual Census will be available by Term 3 2018.

Term 4

Rural care annual census of children's services

  • Documentation for the Term 3 Children’s Services Annual Census will be available by Term 3 2018.

 

Data Management and Information Systems

Emaileducation.dma [at] sa.gov.au