Enrolment Information

McAuley Community School welcomes applications from families seeking a Catholic education for their child. We enjoy working in partnership with our families and are proud to be a place of belonging, where diversity is celebrated and all have the opportunity to live, learn and lead together.

Enrolment Criteria

McAuley Community School supports the enrolment pathways of the South West Region. Understanding the importance of choosing the right school for each child, we are happy to provide families with the following criteria that we use to guide our decisions regarding enrolment priorities.

  • Students with siblings currently enrolled at McAuley Community School
  • Students who have submitted an enrolment form at St Teresa’s School, Brighton (for 2022 - 2023)
  • Students from Catholic families
  • Students from Alive Catholic Early Learning Centre
  • Students from other Christian denominations
  • Parents seeking a Christian education for their children

Request an Enrolment Pack

At McAuley Community School, we welcome all cultures and faiths.

Limited enrolments for 2022 are available and you are welcome to call our registrar Kate Hussey for a confidential discussion. 

Enrolments for 2023 are being processed in the first half of this year. Consider enrolling now for 2023 and beyond.

To register to have an Enrolment Pack sent to you, please call (08) 8397 6450 or complete and submit an Enrolment Pack request form.

Submitting your Application for Enrolment

Please include the following information to support your application:

  • Application fee ($50)
  • Copy of the student’s birth certificate
  • If born overseas, a copy of the student’s immigration visa subclass number or Australian citizenship certificate
  • Copy of sacramental certificates (where applicable)
  • Copy of most recent school report (where applicable) 
  • Copy of most recent NAPLAN report (where applicable) 
  • Copy of any court orders or related information regarding custody of the child (where applicable)
  • Copies of documents relating to special needs (specialist reports, diagnosis, action plans etc.) must be submitted with the application (where applicable)

Enrolment Interviews

Interviews for 2023 and beyond will be held this year. 

These meetings provide us with an opportunity to discuss your application in person and meet your son or daughter to discover more about them as a learner. It is also a wonderful opportunity for you to learn more about McAuley Community School as a place to thrive.

Enrolment interviews are available for students looking to enrol in 2022 and 2023. Contact our registrar Kate Hussey on (08) 8397 6450 for a confidential discussion or email kate.hussey@mcs.catholic.edu.au

Offers of Enrolment

Following the enrolment interview and once all applications have been considered, letters of offer will be sent to families. If we are not able to offer your child a place at McAuley Community School, you will receive a letter inviting you to remain on our waitlist until we are able to make subsequent offers or enrolments are finalised.

Contact us

If you have any questions or require support with the application process, please contact our school registrar Kate Hussey:

Email: kate.hussey@mcs.catholic.edu.au
Phone: (08) 8397 6450