Thank you for your interest in enrolling at Sacred Heart Primary School, Tocumwal. Enrolments for Kindergarten 2024 at Sacred Heart are now open. Enrol today and pay NO tuition for the first year! Find out more below or contact us to book a school tour!
Kindergarten enrolments will be taken throughout the year. You are able to contact the office to add your name to our expression of interest list at any time. Enrolment Information packs are available for those on the list. Enrolment interviews for Kindergarten are held in Term 3. Parents/Carers meet with a member of the Leadership Team where an interview is conducted with your child present. This is a wonderful opportunity for us to get to know you and your child. It also assists us to appropriately support your child with the important information you are able to provide us with. We welcome any questions you may have and offer a tour of the school at the end of the meeting. After discernment an offer will be made to parents.
admission to kindergarten
There will be one admission to Kindergarten each year at Sacred Heart School 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 February 28th in that same year.
Additional certificates such as Immunisation are required at the time of enrolment. Baptismal Certificates are also required for all Catholic students. After an offer is received, Kindergarten parents and children are invited to attend an Orientation Day during Term Four. An outline of the day will be emailed with your child's invitation at a date to be advised. Whilst your child is attending the orientation day in Kindergarten, an information session will be provided for parents/carers in the school Library.
enrolments for years 1-6
Enrolments for Years 1 - 6 may be processed at any time. An interview will be conducted by a member of the Leadership Team with your child present. This interview will provide us with important information to best support your child as they transition to our school. We ask that you bring your child's most recent school report, NAPLAN results (where applicable) and any other documentation or reports that indicate the need for extra support or adjustments to the interview. Please contact the front office to arrange a school tour. A member of the Leadership Team will show you many of the amazing features within our school and answer any questions you may have.
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 Sacred Heart Primary School. The most important document is your child's Birth Certificate. Applications will not be accepted without a Birth Certificate. All Visa documentation must be provided if you or your child were born overseas. (New Zealand citizens excepted)
immunisation history statement for school enrolment
All parents considering enrolment at Sacred Heart School School must adhere to 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.