Enrolments

How to enrol at Balga Primary School

Click here to open an online Application Form which can be completed online, saved onto your device and emailed back to balga.ps@education.wa.edu.au.

Click here to download a PDF file copy of our Application Form which can be printed and handed to our friendly admin staff.

In Western Australia, children can start their education in Kindergarten, however compulsory schooling starts the following year in Pre-Primary.

Who needs to enrol?

You need to apply to enrol your children in school for 2020 if they are:

  • starting Kindergarten – 4 years old by 30 June 2020
  • starting Pre-primary, the first year of compulsory school – 5 years old by 30 June 2020
  • starting Year 7, the first year of secondary school
  • changing schools.

You can find out what year your children need to start school with our school-age calculator.

All children of compulsory school age must be enrolled in school and attend every day – this is the law.  All children must attend school up until they are 16 years old. Sixteen and 17 year olds must be enrolled in school or a training organisation, be employed or be in a combination of school/training/employment.

What you need to enrol?

For general enrolments you will be required to supply the school office with the following documents:

  • Completed Application for Enrolment Form
  • Original Birth Certificate
  • Passport and visa (If not a Permanent Resident or Australian Citizen)
  • Immunisation History Statement
  • Proof of address

Download your child’s Student Requirements List

View the school age calculator at the Department of Education website