Do you need to be Catholic to enrol in a Catholic School?

No. Our Catholic schools are open to all who want to share its educational goal, inspired by Christian principles. In accordance with each school’s enrolment vacancies, preference is given to students who are baptised Catholic, however, schools are open to all who wish to be guided in their education by the principles and teachings of Christ.

All families and their children, Catholic or non-Catholic, are welcomed into the life of the Parish community and are encouraged to participate in the religious life and culture of the school. It is a requirement of students attending Catholic schools that they participate in the learning of the Religious Education Curriculum, Educating in Christ.

For more information on enrolling your child with Catholic Education Wilcannia-Forbes, visit our page on How to enrol in a Catholic School.