2022-2023 Enrolment Information for future students 

UniformThank you for considering St James' Parish School for your child/children's education.

2023 Foundation Applications 

Foundation Applications closed on Friday, May 27, if you require information regarding 2023 Applications please call 5335 8750.


The process below is for families who do NOT currently have older siblings enrolled at St James' Parish School.

1. Attend a School Tour (Please use the book a tour tab to book a time & day that suits)

2. Expression of Interest for Enrolment Form must be completed by visiting www.dobcel.catholic.edu.au. Click on the School's tab, select Enrolments, then complete the City of Ballarat Expression of Interest for Enrolment form by:

FRIDAY MAY 27, 2022.

3. Allocation of Applicants:- Principals of Catholic Schools in Ballarat will meet to determine the allocation of placements.

4. Offer of a Place:- If your application is successful, St James' Parish School will forward you a placement letter of offer by email along with the online Enrolment Application Form.

Key Dates

Wednesday 9 Feb, 2022  - Foundation (Prep) enrolment applications open

Friday May 27, 2022        - First deadline for enrolments

Friday June 03, 2022       - Principals meet to determine the allocation of placements

Friday June 10, 2022       - First round placement offers are sent

Friday June 24, 2022      www.dobcel.catholic.edu.au - Written acceptance of enrolment required from parents

2022-2023 Enrolment for Other Year Levels

During the year any families that wish to enquire about enrolments for Year Levels other than Foundation are asked to contact St James' Parish School to arrange a school tour by calling the school on 5335 8750.  Upon completing a tour we will provide the relevant information for you and your family regarding our enrolment process.