How to enrol

Selecting Our Lady of Mt Carmel, Wentworthville, will give your child the best opportunity to develop academically, spiritually and socially, and in partnership with Catholic education.


It involves a commitment to work with the school and support the philosophy, values and aims of Catholic education. Specifically, joining this community means parents/carers and students are committed to:

  • the development of quality relationships with all members of the school community
  • the Catholic identity and evangelising mission of the school within the Church
  • supporting the school in following school policies ad procedures
  • involvement by parents and caregivers, where possible, in the life of the school and in fundraising.

Our Lady of Mt Carmel is accepting enrolments now, for children eligible to commence Kindergarten next year.

Enrolment enquiries are also welcome for primary school aged children seeking enrolment during the school year.


Learn how you can contribute to our school

 


Enrolment Procedure

 

Step 1:
View our facilities
Choosing the right school for your child is an important decision. School tours are held annually in March/April. We look forward to welcoming you to our school.

See what we offer at Our Lady of Mt Carmel, Wentworthville

Step 2
Review the enrolment instructions
Before completing the Enrolment Application, read the Enrolment Instructions and Checklist for relevant supporting documents in the Enrolment Application Form.

Enrolment packages containing the Enrolment Instructions and Application Forms are also available from the school office.  

Step 3:
Enrolment Application 
Complete and submit the following enrolment forms:

Form A: Enrolment Application (required)
Form B: Consent Form (Required)
Form C: Overseas and Exchange Students (If applicable)
Form D: Contact information form for parents/carers not residing with the student (If applicable)

Parents/carers are welcome to visit the school to receive an enrolment package from the school office, between 8:30 am and 3:30 pm Monday to Friday, or by telephoning the school office on 8832 1100.

The completed Enrolment Application, together with all requested supporting documentation (originals only), must be submitted in person, to our school office. Please be aware that we are unable to accept or process incomplete applications and note that submitting an application does not guarantee automatic placement.

Step 4:
Enrolment Interview
All students seeking enrolment at Our Lady of Mt Carmel are required to attend an interview. Once the Enrolment Application has been submitted, our Enrolment Officer will contact you to schedule an interview. The enrolling student and at least one parent/carer are required to attend the interview.

Step 5:
Enrolment Acceptance
We will advise the outcome of your application in writing at a time to be discussed at the interview.

If you receive a Letter of Offer, you are required to return the Enrolment Acceptance Form and pay the $100 non-refundable Enrolment Deposit by the requested date to secure your position. This deposit contributes towards your first term school-based fees.

 

Further Information

Please contact the school office for an enrolment form and for any enquiries regarding enrolment on 8832 1100.

 

Byallawa Scheme

Byallawa School Fee Co-contribution Scheme

 

BYALLAWA means ‘yarn up’ or ‘speaking together’ and in this spirit of cooperation, the Byallawa Scheme supports the enrolment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in Parramatta Diocesan Catholic schools.

Learn how this can help you

 

Scholarship Fund

Bishop Manning Scholarship Fund

Enquire about a scholarship

The Bishop Manning Scholarship Fund provides full or part scholarships to assist families in financial need who desire a Catholic education for their children, but for whom the cost is out of reach. Normal school enrolment criteria apply. Contact your local Catholic school to learn more or visit the Bishop Manning Scholarship Fund.

Can you make a donation?

Give the gift of education by making a donation to the Bishop Manning Scholarship Fund. Your donation is a valuable investment in our children's future. Donations of $2 or more are tax deductible.