Please complete your child's enrolment application online here.
At St Clare's we offer a broad curriculum to provide students with a solid foundation in literacy and numeracy.
Please contact the office on 5549 8000 for any more information or enquiries.
Is my child eligible to enrol in Prep?
To be eligible to enrol in Prep your child must turn 5 by 30 June in the year of attendance in Prep.
Eligible for Prep Year in:
Early entry into Prep? Are there any exceptions to the age limits?
Section 15 of the Education General Provisions Regulation 2006 allows early entry to the Prep Year for a child who:
Will be at least 5 years and 5 months on 31 December in the proposed year of attendance (i.e. a child who turns 5 on or before 30 June); AND
Is considered ‘ready for education in the year of schooling considering the child’s attributes’;
Had started education in another state or country that is equivalent to the Prep Year; AND
Is considered ‘ready for education in the year of schooling considering the child’s attributes’.
The Regulations define ‘child’s attributes’ as
Aptitude and ability; and
Social and emotional competence, and
Physical development; and
Level of knowledge and understanding.
Parents wishing to apply for early entry into the Prep Year on this basis should make application to the Principal in the usual manner. Parents also need to provide additional documentation to assist the Principal in making a decision as to whether the child meets the requirements of early entry to Prep.