All families wishing to enroll their children at St Joseph's Primary School are asked to contact the school for an enrolment package or apply online below. If you wish to discuss enrolling your children at St Joseph's Primary School, the Principal is available by appointment for interviews and school tours.


You can now enrol online, through the online enrolment link:

Click here to view the enrolment application form

student working

To complete the application form, you will need to upload the following information. Original documents will need to be presented at the time of interview.

  • Birth certificate (not commemorative) or passport.
  • Certificate of Baptism (if applicable).
  • Student’s immunisation records.
  • Family Law, Personal Protection Order or Other Relevant Court Orders (if applicable).
  • Last report from previous school (not applicable for Kindergarten enrolments).
  • Visa grant notice for permanent and temporary visa-holders (if applicable) – for both student and parent(s) / legal guardian(s), including passport copies of parents.
  • Any medical reports and/or other assessment reports for students with additional learning needs (if applicable).

Submission of an application does not guarantee a place in your school of choice.

Some NSW schools may charge a nominal application fee.


The school will be in contact with you to discuss your application. If an offer of place is provided, parents/legal guardians will be required to sign a statement of obligation.

Policies and Documents

Enrolment Policy and Other Related Documents

School Term Dates

2020 Term Begins Term Ends
Term 1 Tuesday, January 28 Thursday, April 1
Term 2 Monday, April 19 Friday, June 25
Term 3 Monday, July 12 Friday, September 17
Term 4 Tuesday, October 5 Friday, December 17

Schedule of Fees

Families who attend St Joseph's School are asked to make a financial contribution towards the education of their children, provision of teaching and learning resources and the general operational coats of the school. The fees consist of a tuition fee that is set by Catholic Education and is renumerated to them to pay wages. Other fees are collected and used at the school for resources and operating costs. In 2018 fees are:

Term Fees

Tuition Fee $330 per family per term
I.T. Fee $71 per family per term
Utility Fee $116 per family per term
Building Levy $103 per family per term

Annual Fees

Resource Fee $110 per child per Year
Number of Children Annual Fee Per Term Per Week over 40 Term Weeks Per Week over 52 Weeks
1 $2590.00 $647.50 $64.75 $49.81
2 $2700.00 $675.00 $67.50 $51.93
3 $2810.00 $702.50 $70.25 $54.05

NB Family Fees are the same regardless of the number of children in a family. Annual fees are debited in Term 1.
Every family who wishes for their children to have a Catholic education are welcome at St Joseph's Primary School. Inability to pay fees should not be a deterent. Payment options are available to assist families to meet financial obligations.

Enrolment at Hennessy Catholic College - Young

Families who have children at St Joseph's Primary School Grenfell and Hennessy Catholic College Young are entitled to an automatic 50% fee remission.
Please speak to the Principal at either school for further information.