Scarborough Public School

Small school, big picture thinking

Telephone02 4267 2153


Our school can help with enrolment queries throughout the year.

Local enrolment area

Check your address on School Finder to see if it is within our local intake area. Most schools have designated local enrolment areas. Note: local enrolment areas are subject to change.

How to enrol

If you live in our intake area and would like to apply to enrol at our school, start by submitting an online enrolment application. Online enrolment is currently only available for Australian or New Zealand citizens and permanent residents.

If you are not able to apply online or you prefer not to, download the paper application to enrol (PDF 768.4KB) form. Please complete the form in English. A translated application to enrol may help you do this.

Online enrolment can also be used for out-of-area enrolment. Please note that out-of-area enrolment procedures are subject to the department’s enrolment policy.

Enrolment applications are finalised at the school.

For more information, visit sTpe school enrolment.

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Moving to high school

Visit the moving to high school page to find out more about the transition of year 6 students into year 7.

Temporary visas and international students

The Temporary Residents Program has information about eligibility and the forms to complete an application.

Distance education

Distance education is an equity program for students who are geographically isolated or whose individual circumstances prevent them from regularly attending school. Students must meet one of the conditions in the Distance Education Enrolment Procedures to be eligible to access this program as a full-time student.

For more information about educational opportunities in rural areas, visit Rural and distance education.

Looking for a great small school with big picture thinking?

Scarborough Public School has a lot to offer your child. We are a warm, welcoming school with a holistic approach to education. Our school is well resourced with teachers who are committed to the growth and education of every child. We focus on developing big picture thinking skills, developing student capacity to think critically and creatively.

The principal is happy to meet with prospective parents to provide more in-depth information about the school's philosophy for learning. Please arrange an appointment through the school office.

Enrolment of students at Scarborough Public School

Enrolment policy

Our school has clear procedures for the enrolment of students, which are developed in accordance with the NSW Department of Education Enrolment policy. These procedures provide information on:

  • student eligibility to enrol at Scarborough Public School
  • our enrolment cap and local enrolment buffer
  • international students and temporary residents
  • non-local enrolments and applications

Procedures for the Enrolment of Students at Scarborough Public School


Moving overseas

Moving overseas and need school reports authenticated for DFAT? 

Email to arrange to bring original documents to 105 Phillip Street, Parramatta 2150.