When enrolling in a Catholic school, parents, as the first educators of their
children, enter into a partnership with the school to promote and support their
child’s education, in particular their education in faith.
Catholic schools in Western Australia follow the policy and procedures for
enrolment outlined in the Enrolment Policy. Each
school has its own policy and procedures consistent with the CECWA Policy,
which are available on each school’s website.
considering enrolment in a Catholic school should seek information about their
school of choice through the school
website, by becoming aware of the part the school plays in the community and
the parish, or by talking to parents of current students.
applications for enrolment are processed by individual schools. A separate
application needs to be made to each school you are considering. Unless the
school is a K-12 school, applications for enrolment into secondary colleges
need to made as early as possible, at least by Year 5.
of an application form does not guarantee placement. Parents will be requested to
attend an interview with the principal prior to the application being
students have particular educational needs parents are encouraged to discuss
this with the principal at the interview.
For students with disability please refer to
the brochure Students with Disabilities in Catholic