Enrolment Procedures

Why choose St Gabriel's for your Child?

We're an innovative Catholic learning environment that is committed to nurturing your child and delivering educational excellence in an environment defined by faith.

St Gabriel's is a place of belonging - we value respect, compassion, gratitude and creativity. We are also passionate about social justice and the sustainability of our world.

We're a welcoming and inclusive community that is working with you, your child's first educator, to raise the hearts and minds of our young people.

Come and see St Gabriel's School

One of the best ways to get a feel foe a school and find the answers to your questions is to attend a Principals Tour.

We look forward to meeting you and your family. You can Book a tour online or by phoning the school office on (08) 8216 9900

How to Enrol

  1. Please click below to download and print the 'Application for Enrolment' form, or request a hard copy by contacting the School on 8216 9900.
  2. Note: A $50 fee is applicable upon lodgement of the application form, except where a child has attended St Gabriel’s School Playgroup.
  3. The “Application for Enrolment” form should be lodged with the School as soon as possible, including prior or after attending a School Tour (where applicable), along with copies of the child's Birth and Baptismal (where applicable) certificates.
  4. The School will notify by letter to acknowledge receipt of the application form.
  5. An interview and a visit to the School will be arranged between the parents and the Principal, usually 12 to 18 months prior to commencement, preferably with the child in attendance.
  6. A letter of 'Offer of Enrolment' will be sent together with an 'Acceptance of Enrolment Offer' form, and once it has been completed and returned to the School, the placement is confirmed.
  7. Children beginning Reception class are invited to attend orientation morning/s at the end of the term prior to their commencement, while parents attend an information session at the same time.


Reception - Term 1 or Term 3 admission

The criteria for starting Reception on the first day of School in Term 1 continues to be that the child will attain the age of 5 on or before 30 April in that year.

The criteria for starting Reception on the first day of School in Term 3 is that the child will have attained the age of 5 on or before 31 October in that year. Students who commence in Term 3 will spend 6 terms in Reception.

The enrolment calculator below will help to determine possible enrollment dates.