Our school can help with enrolment queries throughout the year.
Local enrolment area
Check your address on School Finder to see if it is within our local intake area. Most schools have designated local enrolment areas. Note: local enrolment areas are subject to change.
How to enrol
Apply online. If you are an Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident you are eligible to complete the online enrolment application. You will then need to finalise the application at the school.
Distance education is an equity program for students who are geographically isolated or whose individual circumstances prevent them from regularly attending school. Students must meet one of the conditions in the Distance Education Enrolment Procedures to be eligible to access this program as a full-time student.
Enrolments for Kindergarten are taken the year before the child starts school. Please ensure that you complete the Enrolment form. Kindergarten children must be five years old by the 31st July in order to be enrolled. You will need to provide the following documentation prior to your child starting school.
Birth certificate or passport
Complete Immunisation certificate (not the blue book)
The following 100-point residential address check is used to determine the student’s entitlement to enrol at the school.
Document showing the full name of the child's parent
1. Only one of (i.e. no additional points for additional documents)
Council rate notice
Lease agreement through a registerd real estate agent for a period of at least 6 months or rental board bond receipt
Exchanged contract of sale with settlement to occur within the applicable school year
2. Any of the following:
Private rental agreement for a period of at least 6 months
Centrelink payment statement showing home address
Electoral roll statement
3. Any of the following documents
Electricity or gas bill showing the service address*
Water bill showing the service address*
Telephone or internet bill showing the service address*
Drivers licence or government issued ID showing home address*
Home building or home contents insurance showing the service address
Motor vehicle registration or compulsory third party insurance policy showing home address
Statutory declaration stating the child's residential address, how long they have lived there, and any supporting information or documentation of this.
* up to three months old
Students arriving from overseas will need to bring their passports and visas when enrolling at school and special conditions may exist for some visa holders.
Priority is given to children who live within the school boundary and siblings. Out of area applications for enrolment are only offered if a vacancy exists.
Kindergarten Orientation days are held each year in Term 4. This is an opportunity for families to familiarise themselves with the school environment, meet teachers, office staff, and other families. The new children are also linked with their Year 4 buddy for the following year.
Information Evening For Kindergarten 2022
South Coogee Public School will be holding an Information Night for families starting Kindergarten in 2022. This Information Evening will be held online and is only for families who have enrolled.