This page has information and links for:

  • Priority enrolment
  • How to enrol your child at Nakara Primary School
  • Enrolment forms
  • The documents you will need to support your enrolment and student transfers
  • Preschool and transition
  • International services

Nakara Priority Enrolment Area

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.

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

Enrolment form

You can complete a student enrolment form either online or in person at the Nakara Primary School office:

If you complete the form online, you must bring the form to the office to have your signatures witnessed and to provide the required documentation. A student media consent form and other forms relevant to the school may be given to you at this time.

If you are enrolling your child in preschool, you must also complete the supplementary preschool enrolment form:

For more information about enrolling your child at school, go to the Department of Education website.

Documents Required

Please ensure you bring the following documents when attending the office to complete enrolment:

  • 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


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, provided there are 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.

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

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

Voluntary Contributions

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