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Welcome to all parents seeking to enrol their child into De La Salle Catholic College Caringbah.  All the information and documentation required to enrol your child is contained within the enrolment tabs below. 

De La Salle Catholic College Caringbah follows the Secondary Colleges Enrolment Policy as set out by Sydney Catholic Schools.  Full details of this policy can be found in the attached document PDF Enrolment Policy or on the Sydney Catholic Schools  website under the headings- Parents- Enrolment .

Download Enrolment Brochure

Enrolment Process

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1

Download and read the Sydney Catholic School (SCS) enrolment policy.

2

Download and complete enrolment form and media consent form.

Please ensure that both parents have signed and dated the document in both the details area (page 9) and the declaration area (page 13).

3

Read the College policy documents which can be accessed on the DLSCCC website under Policies, and the enrolment policies for Sydney Catholic Schools located on their website under Parents – Enrolment.

4

Attach copies of the following documents to the Enrolment Form:

  • Birth certificate
  • Immunisation history statement
  • Citizenship documentation or visa documentation (where applicable)
  • Evidence of time out of the country eg. passport, plane tickets, overseas reports (where applicable)
  • Baptismal Certificate
  • Most recent school report and NAPLAN results
  • Any relevant Family Court orders (where applicable)
  • Any relevant medical and/or special needs information including clinical/educational assessments (where applicable)
  • Passport size photo
  • Enrolment fee
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Complete and return the Enrolment Form and copies of all supporting documents to the College office together with the enrolment fee, which covers administrative costs. This fee is non-refundable. An interview time and date will be arranged when handing in your application.

Students with Special Needs Enrolment

Copies of all information relative to the specific learning needs of the student applying for enrolment must be disclosed to the school. Examples include any of the following:

  • paediatric reports related to medical conditions
  • therapeutic interventions
  • psychometric assessments
  • speech and language clinical reports
  • occupational therapy reports

If the enrolment application is successful –

  • The above documentation must be updated as further assessments occur or as additional information becomes available.
  • It is essential that parents/carers co-operate with the school principal or delegated teacher when they may need to discuss the educational support of the student with the relevant practitioner.
  • This information may be forwarded to Sydney Catholic Schools in order to ascertain possible additional education support.
  • The special needs information supplied during the course of enrolment within a Catholic school will be forwarded to another Catholic school, if enrolment is sought at that school (eg when moving from primary to secondary school). It is essential that parents/carers co-operate with the principal in obtaining appropriate medical /educational/behavioural assessments or advice in relation to the student’s educational progress.

Year 7 2020 Newman Selective Class Application

CONTEXT

This year the College will continue to be part of a pilot project initiated by Sydney Catholic Schools to explore the expansion of the Newman Selective Gifted Education Program. As a part of the pilot project this year, parents and 2020 Year 7 students of De La Salle Catholic College Caringbah will be invited to submit an application form to be considered for placement in a Year 7 Newman Selective cohort in 2020.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

If you choose to apply for a placement, your child will sit the Newman Selective Assessment which has been designed by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER). This assessment will take place during Term 1 of 2019. Details regarding the test will be shared once your child’s Newman Selective application has been accepted.

Download Application Form