McAuley Catholic College exists as part of the evangelising mission of the Clarence Valley Parish, Grafton, within the Diocese of Lismore, New South Wales. In a spirit of total commitment to the person and gospel of Jesus Christ, McAuley Catholic College seeks to provide excellence in education for the whole person, providing a synthesis between culture and faith. Enrolling a student in the College involves a commitment to joining a faith community which is inextricably linked to the mission of the parish community.
How can I enrol my son or daughter?
Simply fill in the Enrolment Form on this website and return it to the College with the enrolment fee.
Please ensure ALL SECTIONS of the enrolment form are fully completed.
What is covered in the enrolment fee?
There is a non-refundable enrolment fee of $50, which covers the costs involved in processing enrolments.
When will I know if my son or daughter has been accepted into McAuley Catholic College?
On return of your completed enrolment form to the College, an interview time with the Principal will be arranged, at which the enrolment may be confirmed.
The student is to attend the interview with you and you are requested to bring to the interview, copies of your child’s Birth and Baptismal Certificates or equivalent, signed McAuley Catholic College Student Code of Conduct, the most recent School Report, and the most recent NAPLAN report.
Will my son or daughter be able to visit the school before commencing year 7?
There are two orientation dates for all Year 6 students enrolled at McAuley Catholic College. One is usually about the middle of Term 2 and the other will be in Term 4 in early November.
Students will meet some teachers as well as students from other schools and will be given a tour of the College to familiarise themselves with the layout and facilities. The day also provides the opportunity for students to familiarise themselves with transport links they will be using.
Students will wear their normal Primary School uniform on this day.
Are there any parent information evenings for new year 7 enrolments?
A Parent Information Evening will be held at McAuley Catholic College on the evening of the November Orientation Day, commencing at 7 PM. The Meeting will cover aspects of the day-to-day running of the school and important matters in relation to pastoral care and student wellbeing.