Enrolment Process for Prep 2020 - Every Person is Welcome
New families are invited to attend one of our open days in April/May 2019
If you have missed our Open days in April and May please call to arrange a personal tour
Every person is welcome at St Anthony's. Before you enrol your child, please make sure you have visited our beautiful school. You are welcome to come to one of our open mornings or afternoons or you may like to organise a personal school tour by contacting Karen or Jamil at the front office.
Enrolment forms are available to download below or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
A full enrolment pack is also available from our office. Your Application must include:
- Enrolment Form
- Birth Certificate
- Immunisation Schedule
- Visa information (if applicable)
- Baptism Certificate (if applicable)
Applications for Prep enrolment are accepted by the School Office for consideration by the Principal and Parish Priest. Enrolments for all other year levels are accepted throughout the year, subject to availability and residential address. Consideration will be given to all enrolments.
Open Mornings and afternoons are held regularly to share information about the school and provide families with a school tour. Come and enjoy a wander through our modern learning environments at an Open Day and see our staff and students learning in harmony. All students must turn 5 years of age before the 30th of April in the year they are to begin school. Our Parent Information booklet outlines all information you need to know about school life at St Anthony's.
Please find the following information to download.
Standard Collection Notice
Parent/Guardian Code of Conduct
2019 Parent Information Booklet
Transition to school Program
Stage 1 - You are Welcome
School Open Days mark the opening of the Enrolment process. Applications must be sent to the School Office with all relevant documents.
March/April - Parents contacted with an Interview time.
April/May - Parent and child interviews with the Principal.
May - Parents are sent a letter of offer. An acceptance slip must be returned to the school office.
Stage 2 - Getting to know us, getting to know you
Tuesday October 22nd 6-7pm – Parent Information Evening. Baby sitting available. 6.00-7.00pm. All new families receive a show bag full of welcome items and information for Transition.
Wednesday November 6th - Transition morning 1 9.30am – 10.30am. For all children who will be joining our school next year. Parents are invited to stay with their children for this first session, share stories and songs and be part of our community in action. It is a great opportunity for you all to get to know new parents, teachers and students.
Thursday November 14th - Transition morning 2 9.30am – 10.30am. For children who will be joining our school next year. Parents are invited to meet with the Principal and other school leaders for an information session and a cuppa. Morning tea made by our Year 5’s. Opportunity to register for a working with children check.
Wednesday November 20th - Transition morning 3 9.30am – 10.30am. For children who will be joining our school next year. Parents are invited to meet with the Principal and other school leaders for an information session and a cuppa. Morning tea made by our Year 5’s. Uniform ordering and samples available to try.
Thursday November 28th - Transition morning 4 9.30am – 10.30am. For children who will be joining our school next year. Parents are invited to meet with the Principal and other school leaders and community leaders for an information session and a cuppa. Morning tea made by our Year 5’s. Uniform ordering and samples available to try.
November - St Anthony’s Prep (Foundation) Teachers visit Kinders’ to talk to Kinder teachers and get to know children in their familiar environment.
Stage 3 - Step into Prep
Tuesday December 10th – Prep (Foundation) Orientation Day 9.30am – 11.00am. Prep (Foundation) students will meet their teacher, future classmates and spend time in their new learning space. Parents are invited to stay for a cuppa. All classes P-6 will be taking part in orientation at this time.
December - All new families are invited to join our Christmas Paraliturgy evening. 6.00pm.
Stage 4 - Ready for Prep
First Day of School February. Prep (Foundation) students attend school for a half day and do not attend school on Wednesdays in February. Testing interviews will be scheduled for individual children on Wednesday’s.
Stage 5 - Partnership in progress
February- Information sharing sessions. A chance for parent interviews with teachers.
February - Opening school Mass
June - 100 days of Prep celebration.
Families may seek enrolment for Years 1 to 6 at any stage of the year and will depend on availability of places. Please ring the school to arrange a tour and appointment.