Nakara Priority Enrolment Area

Enrolment priority is given to students living within the Nakara/Tiwi priority enrolment area. See map below:

You are welcome to enquire and apply if you live outside the area. Places can become available when numbers of children from within the priority enrolment area are insufficient to fill a class.

Documents for Enrolment

Please bring the following to the Nakara office when enrolling your child:

  • Proof of residency within the Nakara priority enrolment area. eg Driver’s license or photo ID with address, lease agreement, mail addressed to you.
  • Child’s Birth certificate
  • Immunisation Records


Children who turn 4 before 30 June of the school year are eligible to commence in our preschool at the beginning of the school year. Children turning 4 after June 30 may commence preschool on or after their 4th birthday, providing spaces are available. They would then continue in preschool the following year.

See our Preschool page for more details


Your child can attend Transition if they turn five on or before the 30 June of the school year. If your child turns five after the 30 June, they will attend Transition from the start of the next school year.


Please visit the school office to enrol. You will need to bring the following:

  • Birth certificate, passport or equivalent identification
  • Immunisation record
  • Proof of address ie signed lease agreement or mail.
  • Details of any medical conditions
  • Emergency contact details

If your child was born outside Australia and on a visa, please contact International Services prior to enrolment to obtain a ‘Confirmation of Placement’.

International Services- Phone: 8999 5895

Voluntary Contributions

Nakara Primary has a voluntary contribution scheme which helps us to pay for improvements to the school.

The suggested amount is $80 which is $20 per term.