Thank you for your interest in enrolling your child at St Bernard's. Please use the link below to begin your child's online application
A $55 application fee (non-refundable) per application applies, payable when submitting an application/s for enrolment. Please click to make the payment online or in person at the school office between 8am and 4pm.
To lodge an application for your child, please remember to attach:
Fully completed Application for Enrolment form before submitting
If years 1 to 6 copy of their most recent school report
$55.00 non-refundable enrolment application fee
After lodging an Enrolment Application, parents will be invited to attend an enrolment interview. It is important that your child or children who are enrolling attend this interview.
The table below is a guide to when children are
eligible to enrol in the preparatory year.
Eligible for Prep
Eligible for Year 1
1 July 2012 to 30 June 2013
1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014
1 July 2014 to 30 June 2015
1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016
1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017
Children applying for Prep must be born within the specific dates as set down by the Government.
Eligible children must turn 5 by 30 June in the year they start Prep.
Interviews for Prep conducted by Admin in Term 2
Offers for positions sent out by June. Confirmation of enrolment form sent with request for payment of $100 to confirm enrolment. This payment is non-refundable.
An orientation is conducted for the Prep pupils during term 4.
Other year enrolments happen across the year as well as an intake at the beginning of each new school year. These positions are offered if positions become available through pupils leaving.
A similar process occurs with interviews and offers of places if available.
All new enrolments are supplied with booklists and uniform requirements.
Should it be necessary to limit the intake of Prep or Year One pupils to St Bernard’s, then preference will be given to:
(a) children who have other family members in the school.
(b) children of the Parish whose parents are practising Catholics and who are Catholic.
(c) children of the Parish who are Catholic.
(d) children of other Parishes who are practising Catholics.
(e) children of non-Catholics of the Parish who are practising their faith.
If application is accepted it is understood that parents comply with the spirit of the school Mission Statement and agree to pay such fees and mandatory levies as set by the local authority.
Enrolment Application and Support Procedures Brochure