Enrolments

 

The Sycamore School supports school-aged students with ASD, who do not have access to adequate supports in other schools.  The young persons learning ability and capacity to move into less specialised settings are considered during the enrolment process.   The school caters for young people from Prep to Year 10.  

 

Eligibility for Admission

The school defines the following eligibility for admission:

  • Students must have a primary diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder.
  • Students must turn five years old by 30th June for enrolment into the Preparatory year.
  • Students must be an Australian Citizen or hold the appropriate VISA.
  • The Principal approves the student’s enrolment at The Sycamore School.

Please note that the school does not employ nurses or medical staff and as such, are not equipped to take students with complex medical needs.

 

Enrolment Process

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To apply for enrolment, a complete Application for Enrolment form must be submitted, along with supporting documents and a non-refundable $100 enrolment application fee.   Hardcopy Application for Enrolment forms can be collected from Administration office following a tour of the school, or digital forms can be obtained by contacting our Registrar, Peta Scott at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on (07) 3117 0966.   

When an Application for Enrolment form is received, the school will acknowledge receipt via email, and the young person will be added to our Enrolment Expressions of Interest (EOI) listWhen a vacancy becomes available, the young people on our Expression of Interest List will be contacted.  The young people on the EOI list will also be considered towards the end of each year when we prepare class lists for the following year.

Please click here to view our enrolment process.

 

Tuition Fees 

To keep additional billing for families down to a minimum we have endeavoured to make this fee as all-inclusive as possible.  Our fees are all inclusive and no additional levies are payable during the year for excursions, incursions, books, stationery or any additional needs that arise within a class. 

Fortnightly, termly and annual payment options are available.  Termly and annual payments can be made via Direct Debit, BPay, EFTPOS or Cash.  Fortnightly payments are processed via Direct Debit.

Tuition Fees for 2021

Junior School (Prep-Year 6)  $8,000 per student per year.

High School (Year 7-10) $8,300 per student per year.

There may be a small tuition fee increase from next year. 

Sibling discounts may apply.