Thank you for your interest in enrolling your child at St Matthews.
We recognise that this is one of the most important decisions you as Parents or Carers will ever have to make.
Does my child need to be Catholic to enrol?
All families and their children, Catholic or non-Catholic, are invited to have a Catholic education, however parents must support the philosophy of the Catholic School and children must participate in Religious Education classes and attend Religious activities such as class/school prayer and school Masses.
A priority order is considered as outlined in the Enrolment Policy to students who are baptised Catholic and who live in the local parish, however, we do welcome all who wish to be guided in their education by the principles and teachings of Christ.
Eligibility to Attend Kindergarten
By law all children in NSW must be enrolled in school by their sixth birthday. All children who turn 5 before the 31st July are eligible for enrolment. However, the school recommends 30th March as a more appropriate age cut-off.
The Kindergarten enrolment process consists of the following steps:
Supporting Documention (to be supplied with Enrolment Application)