Catholic Education South Australia

When will my child start school?

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At Our Lady Queen of Peace, we offer two Reception intakes per school year - at the start of the school year and an additional mid-year intake.

Term One Reception Enrolment
Reception children will be eligible to commence school at the beginning of the year in Term 1 if they turn 5 years of age on or before April 30 in that year.

Term Three Reception Enrolment
Reception students are eligible to commence school in Term 3 if they turn 5 before October 31 of that year. 

Children who turn 5 years of age after October 31 will commence Reception at the beginning of the following year. Children commencing in Term 3 will have a minimum of 6 terms in Reception.