Find out how to refer a child or young person to a MacKillop Education school.
When can a referral be made to MacKillop Education?
A referral can be submitted to MacKillop Education at any time; however, if a current place is not available in a suitable class group, you will be placed on a waiting list.
How to make a referral?
Step 1: The Host School, department or agency initiates or supports the referral by completing the Referral Forms.
Step 2: MacKillop Education reviews the referral and makes contact, to organise an interview.
Step 3: The parent/guardian, student and host school and/or agency representative must attend the interview.
Step 4: At the interview, the focus is on understanding the student and their learning needs. Step 5: Following the interview, MacKillop Education will contact the Host School and the family to discuss suitability for enrolment.
Step 6: If an enrolment offer is made and accepted, a further meeting will be scheduled to complete enrolment forms and discuss transition plan.