We understand choosing the right school is one of the most important decisions you will make for your child.
We are delighted that you are interested in joining John Septimus Roe Anglican Community School and becoming part of our diverse community.
Enrolments are open year-round; however, we suggest that you enrol before August to secure your place for the following year.
Enrolments are open for 2023 and beyond.
Please note that some year groups are limited, should you wish to enrol your child, please be aware that you may be placed on a waitlist.
Please don’t hesitate to contact the Enrolments Office on 9247 2242 or [email protected]
We encourage parents to enrol their children two years prior to their entry year.
Please be advised that a non-refundable $40 application fee is payable when you submit an application form.
Please also be aware that lodging an application form does not guarantee an offer, it registers your interest in a possible position and places the student on a progressive waitlist.
If you are not an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia you will need to provide details of your Temporary Visa Class.
For further information please visit the International Student page.
The enrolment process begins with submitting an application form. This can either be done via email at [email protected] or in person at the Main Administration. We will soon be moving to a new online platform to assist you during the application process.
Once an application is received along with all relevant documentation, your family will be invited to a School Tour to see and learn about John Septimus Roe Anglican Community School. Attendance at a School Tour is recommended prior to submitting your application for enrolment. However, if you have not had a tour prior to submitting your forms, please mention this when you hand in your forms.
Should a place be available to offer your child, you will be offered an interview with a senior member of staff.
There is demand for entry into :
We do accept new students at other Year levels throughout the year if space is available.
ASC International forms part of the Anglican Schools Commission (ASC) and is responsible for the recruitment of international students to ASC Schools. ASC International is committed to working with ASC Schools to provide a first-class Australian education that gives students the opportunity to share their cultures, values and experiences. Everything ASC International does is about ensuring that students have a positive experience and feel safe, welcomed and comfortable at all times. The philosophy of caring for all students as individuals means ASC International strives to cater to their unique needs and interests as they progress along the pathway to achieving their goals. For more information on the opportunities offered by ASC International, please contact them directly.
Anglican Schools Commission Inc. CRICOS Provider Code 03547G
We warmly welcome you and your family to visit our campus to experience our vibrant learning community firsthand. Attend an Open Day, School Your or Discovery Tour. Find out more about these opportunities.
Parents submit an Application for Enrolment Form with the required documentation and non-refundable Application Fee to place their child on the waiting list.
How to Apply:
*If both parents were born overseas proof of citizenship and/or residency are also required.
In general, interviews are offered based on the date on which the applications are received and the desired year of entry.
Prior to entry, families are invited to attend an Enrolment Interview with our Principal or the Principal’s nominee. Places are then offered at his discretion.
As the number of applications can exceed the number of places available, it may not be practical to interview all applicants therefore applicants will remain on the database of prospective students until a place becomes available, or until the application is withdrawn.
If the application and interview are successful, families will be offered a placement. Should the family wish to accept the offer of enrolment, a non-refundable Acceptance and Establishment Fee is payable to confirm the family’s commitment to take up the offered position. The fee is not deducted from the first term’s tuition fee.
Upon receiving an offer for an enrolment, parents who wish to accept the offer will need to return the signed offer and completed MCEETYA forms to the Enrolments Office with the non-refundable Acceptance Fee.
Once the Acceptance Fee is paid you will be notified of your child’s orientation day, commencement date, booklist and other relevant details in the term prior to commencing at JSRACS.
No. The Acceptance Fee is a non-refundable payment that represents confirmation by the of the Acceptance of an Offer at JSRACS.
Applications are open to students of all cultures and religions. Our School embraces our diversity and respects the views, values and traditions of others. We are fortunate that our school offers many opportunities to understand and share in understanding our vibrant diversity of cultures with Religion and Values included within the core curriculum.
Our waitlist priority is based on the date order of which applications are received. There are some exceptions to this rule as siblings of current students are given first priority.
Please note places are offered subject to availability in the year requested. Therefore we encourage families to lodge their Application as soon as they feel comfortable with JSRACS as their school of choice.
Our major intakes are in KG and Y7.
JSRACS offers five scholarships for students currently attending a school other than JSRACS.
All Community Scholarships are open to applicants in January and close at the end of Term 1.
Academic Scholarships close at the end of February prior to testing in March.
Basketball Scholarships close at the end of May prior to trials being held in June.
New legislation pertaining to the Public Health Act 2016 and School Education Act 1999 states that from 22 July 2019, a child’s Immunisation status must be ‘up to date’ according to their AIR Immunisation History Statement. This statement must not be more than two months old.
Please Note: The only acceptable documentation for this purpose is the child’s Immunisation History Statement from the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR).
You can access your child’s AIR Immunisation History Statements any time through: MyGov; Medicare Express Plus App; Visiting a Medicare or Centrelink office, or by calling the AIR General Enquiries Line on 1800 653 809 to request the Statement be posted to you.