Enrolment Information

APPLICATION FOR ENROLMENT FORM

An Information Pack which includes the Application for Enrolment Form can be obtained by completing the Information Pack Request. Upon receiving the Information Pack, should you wish to be considered for a place, it is necessary for you to forward the completed Application for Enrolment Form and non-refundable Enrolment Application Fee of $200. On acceptance of an offer of a place, there is a non-refundable Acceptance Fee of $300.

Please return the completed Application for Enrolment form and forward to the College at the address below, along with the following:

  • Copy of your daughter’s Birth Certificate
  • Copy of your daughter’s Baptism Certificate and any other sacramental certificates you have available
  • If both parents have been born overseas and your daughter is an Australian citizen, a copy of her Citizenship certificate or Australian passport is required
  • If your daughter is not an Australian citizen, a copy of her passport and visa details is required
  • Copy of your daughter’s most recent school report
  • Copy of your daughter’s most recent NAPLAN Results
  • Copy of Immunisation Record (from Medicare website)
  • Copy of parent/s photo ID eg drivers licence, passport
  • Incomplete enrolment information will not be accepted.

It is essential that all prospective parents read, understand and agree with the Enrolment Policy before proceeding with an enrolment application.

Please email or post the completed Application Form to:

The Registrar
OLSH College
P.O. Box 837
Kensington  NSW  1465

email: info@olshkensington.catholic.edu.au

Enrolments for Year 7, 2024

Please complete the Expression of Interest form to register your interest for enrolment for your daughter in Year 7, 2024.

Enrolments for Year 7, 2023

Enrolment Applications for Year 7, 2023 are now open and will close on Thursday 1 April 2021. Please contact the Registrar, Mrs Sandra Moy for an Application for Enrolment or please download and complete the Sydney Catholic Schools Enrolment Application.

Enrolments for Year 7, 2022

There are currently limited places available for Year 7 2022. Please contact the Registrar, Mrs Sandra Moy for an Application for Enrolment or please download and complete the Sydney Catholic Schools Enrolment Application.

Enrolments for 2021

A limited number of places may be available in Years 8–11 for students meeting our criteria. Places in these non-intake years are subject to availability. Please contact the Registrar for more information or to place your daughter’s name on our waiting list.

The College follows procedures outlined by Sydney Catholic Schools. These procedures have been developed in the context of government and system requirements.

In accordance with the guiding principles, the following criteria are provided to support Enrolment Committees in the discernment of the priority in which enrolment applications are accepted:

  1. Baptised Catholic children of regularly worshipping Catholic families with strong demonstrable links to the local designated Catholic parish or parishes.
  2. Siblings of children already attending the College (or who have previously attended the College) whose families have demonstrated ongoing support for the ethos and values of the Catholic Church and Our Lady of the Sacred Heart College.
  3. Girls of families currently enrolled at the designated Catholic feeder schools who have demonstrated ongoing support for the ethos and values of the Catholic Church.
  4. Baptised Catholic daughters of Ex-Students of regularly worshipping Catholic families with strong demonstrable links to their local parish.
  5. Girls of families who have ‘special pastoral circumstances’ as assessed by the Enrolment Committee or, where appropriate, the College Principal and/or Priests of associated parishes in conjunction with the College Principal.
  6. Girls of Ex-Students from Catholic families not covered in (4) above who are outside the designated Catholic feeder schools or parishes.
  7. Girls of Catholic families not covered above or who are outside the designated Catholic feeder schools.
  8. Girls of regularly worshipping Orthodox families who have strong demonstrable links to their faith community and who are prepared to support the ethos and values of the Catholic Church and Our Lady of the Sacred Heart College.
  9. Girls of regularly worshipping families from other Christian denominations who have strong demonstrable links to their faith community and who are prepared to support the ethos and values of the Catholic Church and Our Lady of the Sacred Heart College.
  10. Girls of Orthodox families who are prepared to support the ethos of the Catholic Church and Our Lady of the Sacred Heart College
  11. Girls of families from other Christian denominations who are prepared to support the ethos and values of the Catholic Church and Our Lady of the Sacred Heart College
  12. Girls of families from other faith traditions or non-religious backgrounds who are prepared to support the ethos and values of the Catholic Church and Our Lady of the Sacred Heart College.
Catholic Feeder Primary Schools to Our Lady of the Sacred Heart College are:
  • St Bernard’s, Botany
  • St Michael’s, Daceyville
  • St Mary’s, Erskineville
  • Our Lady of the Rosary, Kensington
  • St Andrew’s, Malabar
  • St Therese, Mascot
  • St Agnes, Matraville
  • St Francis of Assisi, Paddington
  • Our Lady of the Annunciation, Pagewood
  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Waterloo

Parish Priest Reference
As part of the Enrolment process for Sydney Catholic Schools, families are encouraged to provide a Reference from your Parish Priest/Minister at your local church.
The form should be completed by your Parish Priest/Minister and they will return it directly to the College.