Enrolment into Year 7 for 2023
IMPORTANT INFORMATION - ENROLMENT PROCESS
Enrolment documents for 2023 will become available from 9.00am on Monday, 16 May via the school website.
of Interest (EOIs) applications can be lodged in person on Wednesday,
18 May at our Open Day. Please be advised that we are only accepting
applications from those who have booked into a Learning @ AC
presentation (XPAC). School staff will be at the door to confirm your
booking and receive your applications as you enter. While you are in the
information session they will ensure that your application is complete
and that we have all necessary accompanying documentation.
be reassured that the wait list will be compiled based on the time you
accessed Trybooking to book into the session rather than whether you
attend the first, second or third session. We encourage prospective
parents to ensure that the application is completed carefully and any
supporting documentation is gathered and provided at the time of lodging
so as to avoid any potential processing delays.
consider emailed EOI applications from 9.00 am on Thursday, 19 May.
Out-of-catchment applications received via email from this date will be
added to the out of catchment wait list following those who presented
their documentation in person at Open Day.
Out-of-catchment EOIs will only be received in
person at Open Day when the prospective family has booked into a
Learning @ AC presentation.
you would like further information, please contact Jamie
Hooley-Campbell, Head of Department Junior Secondary via email at
Parents are required to complete the Expression of Interest (EOI) for Student Enrolment form. Further details regarding the Albany Creek State High School Open Day will advertised on the school website, newsletter and Facebook page.
The Arts Excellence Program Auditions
Acceptance to the Arts Excellence Program is based on each student's performance. Students wishing to take part in the selection process
for the Arts Excellence Program are required to do face to face auditions (COVID permitting).
Monday, 6 June - Drama
Tuesday, 7 June - Dance
Wednesday, 8 June – Visual Art
Thursday, 9 June – Instrumental
Football Excellence Program Selection Procedure
trials are held during Term 2 for Year 6 primary school students. The
trials comprise of small sided games and core skill exercises. Students
entering the school at an older age may also trial for the program and
should advise the school at time of enrolment.
Tuesday, 7 June
Tuesday, 14 June
A place on the program is subject to the students' levels of behaviour and effort; and is reviewed on a semester basis.
Once a completed EOI and supporting documentation is received by the school, it is dated and signed.
The EOI asks for the following documents:
- A copy of the child's most recent school report
- 2 x proof of student's principal place of residence (as listed above for Local Catchment)
- Copy of birth certificate (and if applicable: passport, visa, or citizenship)
- Excellence application form/s – if applying
note: Applications must be fully completed and include all documents.
Applications which are incomplete will not be accepted for processing
and will only be stamped and dated as received, when complete. Original
documents will be sighted at the enrolment interview. Please do not send original documents with the EOI application.
students applying to one of the Excellence Programs, the EOI to the
school may be submitted first and the Excellence application can be
submitted later by the due date on the form, once completed by a
Process after submitting the EOI
The EOI and supporting documents will be reviewed by the EMP committee
and successful applicants will be sent a successful enrolment letter,
enrolment application form and other documents required for enrolment.
Parents will also be supplied with instructions on how to book an
interview with a member of the school Leadership Team. These interviews
are scheduled across a number of weeks and are undertaken in groups of enrolling students and their parents and take approximately 45
minutes. It is important that both the parent / carer and student
have read the Curriculum and Enrolment Handbook before attending this
interview as all three parties (Student, Parent and School
Representative) will be signing an enrolment agreement at the conclusion
of the interview. Once signed, the enrolment is complete.
General Information about Albany Creek State High School Enrolment
See the ACSHS Enrolment Management Plan for more information.
Local Catchment Area
A school's local catchment area is the defined geographical area from which
the school is to have its core intake of students.
Albany Creek State High School operates under an equidistant catchment
The school's catchment map is available to be viewed at either the school's
administration building or online.
For more information about our school excellence programs follow the link to Excellence Programs.