Helpful Information

St Benedict’s School Handbook 2020

St Benedict’s School Prospectus 2020

If your child meets the criteria for preference enrolment, please follow the steps below.

Come and Visit the School

Contact the school and make a time to discuss enrolment and take a tour of the school with the Principal, Michael Hinds.  Your child/children are encouraged to accompany you for this visit.

Enrolment Forms

You can:

  • pick up enrolment and preference forms during your visit
  • email the school and request they be posted or emailed to you
  • download the enrolment form here: Enrolment Form 2020

Preference Certificates

Please click here for a Preference Certificate to print off, and contact Fr Pete Roe either via email: pete.roe@stfrancisohariu.nz or mobile phone: 021 841 108. Fr Pete is the Cardinal’s designated signatory to fill out and sign off Preference Certificates, should the criteria be met.

Return the documents

The following documents are required:

  • completed application for enrolment form
  • Preference Certificate
  • a copy of the child’s birth certificate
  • a copy of the baptism certificate
  • the child’s immunisation records.

You will receive an acknowledgement/notification of acceptance within a week.

For New Entrants, invitations are sent to your child by the school’s office to visit the school up to two times prior to their commencement date. During this process a meeting between the Principal, parent(s) and student(s) is held to discuss each students’ needs, along with the completion of all paperwork, uniform purchasing and generally settling each family in to St Benedict’s School.

Please contact the Principal if you have any questions or special considerations to discuss about your child(ren).