Parent Resources

Calendar &
Key Dates

Our Term Dates, Lesson Times, and access to our weekly College Calendar for Parents, Staff and Students at Investigator College

Parent Resources

College Calendar

Our College Calendar (available via SchoolBox) helps to keep students, staff, parents and families informed about day-to-day lessons, excursions and activities taking place at Investigator College

Accessing our College Calendar

From 2023, our College Calendar, including our schedule of excursions and upcoming community events will be managed through SchoolBox.

To access our College Calendar, please login to SchoolBox.

Events and Excursions

In addition to providing an overview of our daily life and learning at Investigator College, SchoolBox also acts as our key point for gathering permissions and registrations for upcoming excursions, incursions, camps and retreats.

Parent App

For quicker access to our College Calendar, parents and caregivers of students at Investigator College are encouraged to download the Investigator College App, which is available for both Apple/iOS (iPhone) and Android (Google, Samsung, HTC, etc.) devices.


View Our College Calendar

To view our College Calendar, along with details of any relevant upcoming excursions or events please login to SchoolBox.

Parent Resources

Term Dates, Daily Schedule
& Lesson Times

Each year of teaching and learning at Investigator College is divided into four terms (or two semesters), with each school day accommodating eight lessons and three breaks (Recess, Lunch and Afternoon)

2024 School Year

Key dates for each school term and school holiday periods are outlined below.

Term Dates

Term 1, 2024

Tuesday 30 January – Friday 12 April

Term 2, 2024

Tuesday 30 April – Friday 28 June

Term 3, 2024

Tuesday 23 July – Friday 27 September

Term 4, 2024

Monday 14 October – Friday 6 December

School Holidays and Student Free Days

July School Holidays

Saturday 29 June – Monday 22 July

Student Free Day

Monday 12 August

October School Holidays

Saturday 28 September – Sunday 13 October

School Day

At Investigator College, each regular school day begins at 8:50am, with our final bell at 3:30pm.

Supervision for students arriving on-campus begins from 8:30am, with an Outside of School Hours Care (OSHC) service available for students requiring supervision before 8:30am.

Daily Schedule

Our Daily Schedule of lessons is divided into eight lessons, with three breaks (Recess, Lunch and Afternoon) throughout the day.

Lesson Times

Home Group

8:50am – 9:00am

Lesson 1

9:00am – 9:40am

Lesson 2

9:40am – 10:20am

Recess Break

10:20am -10:40am

Lesson 3

10:40am – 11:20am

Lesson 4

11:20am – 12:00pm

Lunch Break

12:00pm -12:40pm

Lesson 5

12:40pm – 1:20pm

Lesson 6

1:20pm – 2:00pm

Afternoon Break

2:00pm – 2:10pm

Lesson 7

2:10pm – 2:50pm

Lesson 8

2:50pm – 3:30pm