Enrolment Information

Ready to enrol in a Sydney Catholic School? Here’s how it works.

Please note enrolments are accepted one year prior for primary schools and two years for secondary schools.

Compass App

Create a Compass account

How to enrol

You’re considered a first-time parent if:

  • Your child isn’t currently enrolled in any of the Sydney Catholic Schools (Our school finder can help you find your nearest school).
  • You don’t have any other children who are already attending a Sydney Catholic School.

Before getting started save time by having the below documents photographed or scanned and ready:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Immunisation Certificate
  • Parish Priest reference form
  • A small, recent photo of the student
  • Baptismal and Sacramental Certificate/s (if applicable)
  • Most recent school report (if applicable)
  • Most recent NAPLAN results (if applicable)
  • Evidence of residency status (if applicable)
  • Diverse learning needs assessment (if applicable)
  • Relevant medical information/Clinical assessments (if applicable)
  1. Go to bit.ly/compassaccount
  2. Follow the instructions to create a Compass account.
  3. Verify your email address by completing the steps,
  4. make sure to remember your password for future use.
  1. Login to Compass
  2. Go to ‘Family & Enrolments’
  3. Select ‘Create a new student profile’
  4. Follow the prompts to complete your child’s information
  1. Click ‘Create an application’ to start your child’s enrolment process for a new school (e.g., starting in Kindergarten or transitioning from Primary to Secondary).
  2. Follow the prompts to complete the application.

Thank you for submitting your application. A return email will confirm the receipt of your application. Your first preference school will contact you as soon as possible to confirm the next steps in the process.

Need Support?

If you need support please directly contact the school you are applying for. You can find their contact details using the school finder.