Priority Enrolment Area
Parents/carers are welcome to submit an online enrolment application form for their child, at any time during the school year. For Kindergarten to Year 6 levels, enrolments are processed as the school receives them from the Education Directorate. Full details are available from Education Directorate
The 2022 Priority Enrolment Area (PEA) for Palmerston District Primary School includes Palmerston, Crace and part of Nicholls – east of Gungahlin Pond. Please refer to PEA Map
People wishing to attend Palmerston District Primary School who live outside of this area may contact the school on 6142 1440 to make an appointment with the Principal to discuss enrolment possibilities.
Enrolling/Transferring - ACT Public Schools
Visit the Education website at www.education.act.gov.au for more information and to enrol using the online enrolment form
Parents/carers are welcome to apply to enrol/transfer their child at any time during the school year using an online application form. Full details are available from the Education website.
Enrolments for Preschool for the following year, open annually at the end of April. Children who turn four on or before April 30 can start Preschool at the beginning of that school year. Once you have received an email 'Offer Letter' regarding placement, you will need to finalise your enrolment by presenting the school with the following documents:
- Birth certificate
- 2 proof of residence - a current utility bill and rental agreement or rates notice
- Immunisation record
- Visa and passport if applicable
The enrolment process cannot be finalised until the school has 'sighted' the required documentation.
Students in our Learning Support Units are enrolled by the Department's Special Education section.
Full details are available from the Education website.
Access to the online enrolment form: https://www.education.act.gov.au/public-school-life/enrolling-in-a-public-school