Thank you for your interest in St Brigid’s Catholic Primary School, Emerald and on behalf of our students, staff, parents and Parish, we extend a warm welcome to you and your family.  

We understand choosing a school for your child is a very important decision.  Here at St Brigid’s we provide a safe and supportive faith filled environment for your children to learn and develop. We are committed to providing a welcoming, family atmosphere that fosters the Gospel values, student well-being & academic excellence.

Our faith is central to all that we are. Following the way of St Brigid, we strive to see the spirit of Jesus in our actions and the actions of others.  Our School Motto “Gentleness and Strength” encourages our whole school community to act with gentleness but with strength in what we know to be right.      
As a community we are committed to working together to ensure that all children are able to develop to their full potential socially, academically and spiritually. Thank you for taking the time to consider St Brigid’s and allow us to become part of your child’s and families educational and Faith journey.


Completing your Enrolment Application

St Brigid’s Catholic School has moved to an Online Enrolment System. Please read the ‘Application for Enrolment’ form carefully so you are aware of our expectations as far as your child’s enrolment at St Brigid's. We are all aware that primary education is an important time when educational foundations are built upon, and seeds for the future are sown.

To begin an online application please click the following here.


Enrol now for Prep-Year 6, 2023

The online application is completed in three stages.

1. Expression of Interest 

Part 1. Standard Collection Notice, Preliminary Requirements for this Form, and Core Information

The following documentation will be required in PDF format to be attached when requested:

  • Student’s Birth Certificate

  • Latest School Report 

  • Photo ID of BOTH Enrolling Parties (both parents listed on the Application Form), if using a Driver’s License please include both front and back.


2. Enrolment Application 

Part 2. Review the Core Information that you have already provided. Please read the information carefully and make any necessary changes or updates. Please also complete all required details for Medical Information, Emergency Contacts/Care Arrangements and Consents.

The following documentation will be required in PDF format to be attached when requested:

  • Documentation relating to special needs (any medical reports, action plans, assessment, etc.)

  • Court orders, parenting plans, access restrictions (if applicable)

  • If the student was NOT born in Australia, Australian Citizenship Certificate and Passport and Current Visa Documentation


 3. Payment of Enrolment Fee.

There is an enrolment fee of $30. Once Part 1 and 2 are completed online you will receive another email with a link to our online payment portal.

If you have any questions or technical issues regarding the enrolment process, please contact the School office 49820411.                                          

Enrolment interviews
Applicants will be invited to attend an Enrolment Interview at the School. It is important that at least one parent or carer, along with the prospective student attend. The interview involves a more detailed explanation of the ethos and educational practices of St Brigid’s and seeks a commitment to these practices. Tours of the School will be offered following the interview. It is important to understand that offers of enrolment at the School are not made at the interview.

Offer of Enrolment -
Successful applicants will be notified in email form.