Enrolment Process

For information on St. Bernard's enrolment policy or to arrange a tour of the school please contact our

Administration Officers: Kristy Dillon or Kristyn McAsey

St. Bernard's Primary School

2 - 12 Williams Road

Wangaratta,  Vic,  3677

Phone: 03 57214431 Fax: 03 57219645

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To enrol your child/children you will need to provide:


* Your child's birth certificate. (This is a legal requirement -  enrolment cannot commence until this has been provided).

* Your child's immunisation certificate. (Due to changes to the Health Act, all children need an immunisation certificate).

* Your child's baptismal certificate (If your child is Roman Catholic), as this will assist us in future sacramental preparation.

Further Information that will be required to complete the enrolment process:

 

Parent/Guardian Information:

Home address

Contact phone numbers - home and work

Email addresses

Occupations of each parent/guardian

Birth country of each parent/guardian

Language spoken at home

Custody Arrangements

 

Child's Information:

Religion

Previous Kindergarten/School attended

Position in family

Approval for photography 

 

Child's health and welfare information:

Allergies, asthma, visual, hearing or speech needs, learning difficulties

Family doctor and contact information

 

Emergency Contacts

In cases when your child is unwell and we are unable to contact you, we will require the names and phone numbers of two local adults whom we can contact and are able to collect your child if necessary. If there are any changes to your emergency contacts during the year, please inform the office.

 

Additional Information required when transferring from another school

A transfer note from the principal of the previous school.

To assist our staff in learning about your child, planning work at an appropriate level and helping your child to settle into St. Bernard's, a parent / teacher interview to provide the following information may be beneficial: copies of previous school reports, previous teacher's file on your child's academic progress, examples of your child's work.

 

Privacy

St. Bernard's is bound by the National Privacy Principles contained in the Commonwealth Privacy Act. The primary purpose of collecting information is to enable St. Bernard's to provide schooling for its students. The purpose for which St. Bernard's School uses personal information of students and parents/guardians include:

Day to day administration

Looking after student's educational, social and medical wellbeing

To satisfy the school's legal obligations

Allow the school to discharge its duty of care