2023 Foundation (Prep) Enrolments

Open 9 February 2022

Step 1: Attend a School Tour. We recommend having a school tour to decide which school is your first preference. Click here for dates and to Book a Tour. Click here to also complete the online Siena Enrolment Enquiry Form.

Step 2: To register your child for an enrolment place, complete the online City of Ballarat Expression of Interest for Enrolment form by visiting www.dobcel.catholic.edu.au.

Click on the Schools tab, select Enrolments, then complete the City of Ballarat Expression of Interest for Enrolment form by Friday 27 May 2022. This applies to both New and Existing Siena Families.

If you wish to do so, please nominate Siena Catholic Primary School as your first preference for your child’s education. Please note that completing this form does not guarantee an enrolment offer.

Step 3: Allocation of Applications by Principals of Catholic Schools in Ballarat. Principals meet to determine the allocation of placements.

Step 4: First round placements offers. If your child’s application is successful, Siena Catholic Primary School will forward a placement offer to your family by the email address you submitted on the City of Ballarat Expression of Interest for Enrolment form. This will include a link to Siena’s Online Enrolment Form for you to complete asap.

Step 5: Accepting the Offer/Completing Online Enrolment Form. Parents must accept the placement offer by email by the date provided, and they must complete the online Siena Enrolment Form included in the email with your child’s placement offer.

Step 7: Orientation and Information Night. Your child will attend three transition days in Term 4 before they commence, as well as our Whole School Orientation Day. An information session for parents will be held during this period. Information will be sent to you via email early in Term 4.

Key Dates

2023 Foundation (Prep) enrolment applications open

Wednesday 9 February, 2022

Deadline for registering enrolment expression of interest

Friday 27 May, 2022

School principals meet to determine allocation of placements

Friday 3 June, 2022

First round placement offers sent

Friday 10 June, 2022

Written acceptance of enrolment required from parents

Friday 24 June, 2022

For other enquiries, please email the Siena office: admin@slucas.catholic.edu.au or call 5334 3096.

We look forward to the opportunity to welcome you to the Siena community!


Enrolments in Years 1-6

For current enrolment queries, please click here to complete our enrolment enquiry form for our consideration. Please contact our office for further enquiries.

Please note, for children looking to change schools, parents/carers are required to speak with their current school principal first to discuss your interest in your child moving schools before contacting us. Ensuring you have done this, you are welcome to complete an enrolment enquiry form for our consideration.

Enrolment Agreement

Enrolment Policy

Immunisation History Statement Information