Enrol your child in school

Discover how you can enrol your child in a Western Australian school

In Western Australia, children can start their education in Kindergarten, however all children from Pre-primary through to Year 12 must be enrolled in school and attend school every day - this is the law.

All children from Pre-primary to Year 12 are guaranteed a place at their local public school.

Parents are encouraged to visit their local school to enrol their children in school.

Discover when your child needs to start their education by visiting enrolling in school (includes school age calculator)

For a step-by-step guide to enrolling your children in school visit How to enrol - A step by step guide

If your family is new to Western Australia, visit Families new to Western Australia.

Page reviewed 01 October 2018