Year 7 Application

The enrolment process for Year 7 commences in Term 2, for the following year's intake.

Government Primary Schools hand out the 'Year 6 to 7 Placement Information Pack' in the first week of term 2. Parents need to hand all proof of living in zone, birth certificate (and valid visa or proof of citizenship along with the 'Application for Year 7 Placement' back to their primary school.)

Private/Independent/Catholic Primary School applicants may come directly to our McKinnon Road campus office to pick up this information early term 2.

McKinnon Secondary College is a zoned school and can only offer places to residents within this zone

See below for information about providing evidence to demonstrate permanent residence in our zone.

Evidence for demonstrating permanent residence in our zone

Copies of the following evidence needs to be included in your enrolment application:

  • Current council rates notice or rental agreement

  • Bond receipt from real estate agent if property is leased/rented

  • Recent electricity bill

  • Driver’s licence showing in-zone address

To verify your in-zone address, families may be required to provide additional supporting documentation, for example:

  • Electoral enrolment confirmation

  • Other utility bills

  • Health Care Card

On request, you may also be required to complete a statutory declaration confirming the student is living in the address provided in the enrolment application and that the arrangement is genuine and intended to be permanent.

Additional information required:

  • A copy of the student’s birth certificate (with English translation if required)

  • For non-Australian-born applicants, a copy of the student’s passport and valid visa.  Any student with a 500 or 600 Visa must enrol via the International Student Department.

Please note enrolment applications may not be successful if the requested documentation is not provided.  Moreover, if, after reasonable enquiries, the principal does not accept that the address provided on the enrolment application form is the genuine permanent residence of the student, the enrolment application may not be successful.

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