Friday 24 July is an important date in your child’s education - it's the closing date for 2016 school enrolments.
You need to apply to enrol your children in public school for 2016 if they are:
All children of compulsory school age must be enrolled in school and attend every day – this is the law.
In Western Australia, children can start their education in Kindergarten, however compulsory schooling starts the following year in Pre-primary.
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.
Every child from Pre-primary to Year 12 is guaranteed a place at their local public school.
To enrol your child in public school for 2016, visit your local school and complete an enrol application before Friday 24 July 2015.
Page last updated 23 June 2015