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.
Enrolments are still open for 2021 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]
To register your interest in attending JSRACS please print and complete the Application for Enrolment form below or contact the Enrolments Officer 9247 2242 to ask for an Enrolment pack to be sent to you via mail. Alternatively, you can collect an enrolment package from the School’s Main Administration.
There is a demand for places, particularly in Kindergarten, Year 7, 9 and 10, therefore parents are advised to register their interest well ahead of the year of anticipated entry.
You may lodge your application via email to [email protected] or at the School’s Main Administration.
Prior to entry, the JSRACS Enrolment’s Officer will contact families to confirm their intent to proceed with the application.
Up to date reports will be requested at this time.
Families may then be invited to attend an enrolment interview with the Principal or the Principal’s nominee.
After a satisfactory interview, a formal offer of a place may be made. Places are offered at the Principal’s discretion.
The offer letter will be sent to you via mail and will include a letter from the Principal inviting you to join JSRACS. Within this package you will also receive, a Conditions of Offer notice that will need to be signed and returned to Administration (a second copy for your records is also included), A MCEETYA Data Collection form that will also need to be signed and returned and payment details for the acceptance fee.
On acceptance of this offer, an acceptance fee is required to be paid. This fee is a non-refundable however it is important to note that this fee does not apply to subsequent children of the same household.
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.
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.