Enrolment Information

Parents and Families are the first educators of their children and at St Bernadette’s we work in partnership with the families to provide a high quality education based on Gospel values and teaching and to live out our motto:                                                God Loves Us: Let Us Love God.

Applications for Enrolment

Applications for enrolment for pre-schoolers are due prior to May of the year to commencement.

Enrolment Information Brochure

Enrolment Process at St Bernadette’s

Please enquire at the school office or via the school website for an “Application for Enrolment Form“.

An appointment for an interview with the Principal and a school tour shall then be arranged in May.

Due to Covid-19 – these interviews and school tours will begin when advised by the State Government.

Enrolment Criteria

All enrolments are made in consultation with the Principal and the Parish Priest and follow the guidelines of the Archdiocese of Melbourne.

Enrolment Dates

Normal Enrolment Dates Covid-19 Enrolment Dates
* February – Enrolments Open * February – Enrolments Open
* May – Interviews and school tour for applicants * June / July – Interviews and school tours for applicants begin (when advised by State Government)
* June Acceptance letter is sent to families * August – Acceptance letter is sent to families
*October – Transition visit for families and students *October – Transition visit for families and students
* November – Pre Prep visits and Family Information Sessions * November – Pre Prep visits and Family Information Sessions
* December – Orientation afternoon for Prep to Yr 6 * December – Orientation afternoon for Prep to Yr 6

Downloads:

Family Information Booklet – English

Family Information Booklet – Vietnamese

Family Information Booklet – Burmese

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