No, St Thomas More College does not have a catchment area. We accept Enrolment Applications from students in all suburbs/postcodes.
The Enrolment Fees are non-refundable fees required on Application of Enrolment and Confirmation of Enrolment.
If an Offer of Enrolment results, the Enrolment Fees are not deducted from the school fees.
The College accepts Enrolment Applications for students in Year 3 onwards. It is recommended to submit an Enrolment Application no later than Year 5.
Parents/guardians and the student will meet with a member of the College Leadership Team: Principal, Deputy Principal or Assistant Principals. The Enrolment Interview will go for approximately 45 minutes.
Students will be asked about previous subjects studied, learning assistance, favourite pastimes, co-curricular involvement, and other major achievements. Students are encouraged to bring to the interview certificates, awards and relevant school work.
The Leadership Team member will briefly cover the College curriculum, student expectations and our ethos and mission; as well as answer any questions.
Following the interview, should an Offer of Enrolment result, the College will notify parents/guardians in writing within two weeks of the interview date.
After the Confirmation of Enrolment, for entry into Year 7, the College will make contact with parents/guardians in Term 3 prior to the year of commencement. In Term 3, the College holds a Parent Information Evening which covers detailed curriculum information, uniform fittings days, the laptop programme and administration items. In Term 4 prior to the year of commencement, students are invited to an Orientation Day at the College with their peers.