Enrolments for Years 1-6
Enrolments for Years 1 - 6 may be processed at any time.
Enrolments for Kindergarten
Kindergarten enrolments are normally taken during Terms One to Three of each academic year. You are able to contact the office to add your name to our expression of interest list. Enrolment Information packs will be posted out to those on the list. Enrolment interviews for Kindergarten are held on Saturdays where the opportunity for both parents and carers along with your son /daughter can attend.
Parents/carers meet with members of the executive leadership team where an interview is conducted whilst the children have a play date with the Kindergarten teachers in a play based educational setting.
After discernment a place of offer is made to parents.
Admission To Kindergarten
There will be one admission to Kindergarten each year at St Patrick's and this will occur in the first semester of the Academic Year. Children may be admitted in Term One provided:
- They are five years of age; or
- They will have reached five years of age no later than March 31st in
that same year.
Additional certificates such as Immunisation are required at the time of enrolment. Baptismal Certificates are also required for all Christian students.
After a place of offer is received, Kindergarten parents and children are invited to attend an Orientation Day during Term Four. An outline of the day will be either posted or e-mailed with your child's invitation at a date to be advised. Whilst your son/daughter is attending the orientation day in Kindergarten, an information session will be provided for parents/carers in the school's Fr O'Dea Hall.
Refreshments will be provided.
| Administration Fee
||$50 per student
||This Fee covers registration and associated costs, and is non-refundable. This Application for Enrolment Form will not be accepted unless the Administration Fee is paid on receipt of the application for enrolment. This fee applies to all families.
| Holding Fee
||$150 per student
||For new families of St Patrick's Primary School, there is a one-off
$150 Holding Fee. This non-refundable fee will be credited off your School Fees in the following year, based on the acceptance of your offer. This guarantees a placement for your son or daughter. Please note this fee does not apply to current families of St Patrick's Primary School.
Attachments to be Included with Application
It is important that all necessary information is supplied to avoid delays following receipt of any Application for enrolment at St Patrick's Primary School. The most important document is your child's Birth Certificate. Applications will not be accepted without a Birth Certificate.
Immunisation History Statement for School Enrolment
All parents considering enrolment at St Patrick’s Primary School must consider the following information.
Under the Public Health Act 2010 and the Public Health Regulation 2012, primary schools must request and record the immunisation status of each enrolled child.
The Immunisation History Statement which is issued by the Australian Childhood Immunisation Register (ACIR) is required as proof of immunisation status for enrolment at school under the NSW Public Health Act 2010. The Personal Health Record (Blue Book) is not acceptable evidence.
Click here for more information about this and a list of Frequently Asked Questions in relation to the provision of the Immunisation History Statement.