Enrolment Information

Enrolling/Transferring - ACT Public Schools

ACT public school enrolments for 2020 opened on Monday 29 April 2019. This is for all enrolments from Preschool to Year 12.

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.

School tours

We will be conducting school tours for families who are interested in enrolling in our school for 2020. All  school tours will begin at 9:15am at the front office. Bookings essential. Please call the front office on 6142 0404 to make a booking.

Tour dates:

Friday 23 August

Friday 6 September

Friday 20 September

Enrolment information

Enrolment into Charles Weston School - Coombs is via the online enrollment form on the ACT Education Directorate's website.

You are able to log in to the enrolment form from your home computer to complete your child's enrolment. For those without online access, computers and support will also be available at schools and public libraries to assist you.

Please contact us to arrange an enrolment appointment.

You can access the Online Enrolment form here.

Each Canberra public school gives priority to the enrolment of children living in its Priority Enrolment Area (PEA). ACT public schools are non-selective. If a school has room available after accepting students from its PEA, it may offer places to students who live outside the area.

Information for NSW residents applying for preschool in 2020.

All applications from NSW residents for preschool in 2020, regardless of when they are submitted in 2019, will be held by the first school listed on the application and considered in 2020.  If you have any queries about this process please call the ACT Education Directorate on 6205 5429.

Information for NSW residents applying for kindergarten to year 6 in 2020.

Applications from NSW residents for kindergarten to year 6 will be processed in the Initial and Subsequent Enrolment Consideration period as per the timeline on the Education Directorate’s website. If you have any queries about this process please call the ACT Education Directorate on 6205 5429.

The Priority Enrolment Area for Charles Weston School - Coombs is the suburbs of Coombs, Wright and Denman Prospect.
You can find out more about Priority Enrolment Areas here.