St Ives North Public School

Learn to Live

Telephone02 9144 7743


Enrolment information

Please read the infromation below before submitting an enrolment application:

  1. Check your address via this link: School Finder.
  2. If you live in our catchment area and are eligible to enrol, read this information: Residential Address Check Form. Your are required to provide 100 points of evidence for the Residential Address Check. Please prepare copies of your documents prior to submitting an online enrolment application.
  3. You are required to provide evidence of your child's identification and proof of Australian citizenship*. This can be:
    - your child's Australian Passport
    - your child's Australian Birth Certificate (showing at least one parent was born in Australia)
    - your child's Australian Birth Certificate and a parent's proof of Australian citizenship.

    *Non-citizens are required  to provide a copy of the child's passport and visa documents. If you a not a Permanent Resident, please see the information below regarding the Temporary Visas & International Students.
  4. Please click on this link: Participation in Religion or Ethics Form, downloard and complete this form, and upload it with your child's identification documents..
  5. We accept enrolments throughout the year, however, we are a public school and we do not hold private tours or interviews for potential new students.
  6. Kindergarten enrolment applications for new students starting in 2024 can be submitted from April 2023 onwards. 
  7. Year 1-6 enrolments for new students wishing to start in Term 1, 2024 can be submitted from July 2023 onwards. It is advised that these be submitted not later than 1 December 2023 as applications are not processed during school holidays.

Read the information below from the NSW Department of Education to continue. 

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

If you live in our intake area and would like to apply to enrol at our school, start by submitting an online enrolment application. Online enrolment is currently only available for Australian or New Zealand citizens and permanent residents.

If you are not able to apply online or you prefer not to, download the paper application to enrol (PDF 768.4KB) form. Please complete the form in English. A translated application to enrol may help you do this.

Online enrolment can also be used for out-of-area enrolment. Please note that out-of-area enrolment procedures are subject to the department’s enrolment policy.

Enrolment applications are finalised at the school.

For more information, visit primary school enrolment.

For more information, visit:

Moving to high school

Visit the moving to high school page to find out more about the transition of year 6 students into year 7.

Temporary visas and international students

The Temporary Residents Program has information about eligibility and the forms to complete an application.

Distance education

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.

For more information about educational opportunities in rural areas, visit Rural and distance education.

Moving overseas

Moving overseas and need school reports authenticated for DFAT? 

Email to arrange to bring original documents to 105 Phillip Street, Parramatta 2150.