Calendar

School begins at the start of the calendar year and there are 4 terms in each academic year. 

2017

 
Term 1 30 January - 07 April* Term 3 18 July - 22 September
Term 2 26 April - 30 June Term 4 09 October - 15 December

* Western division schools start Friday 3 February 2017

2018

 
Term 1 30 January - 13 April* Term 3 24 July - 28 September
Term 2 01 May - 06 July Term 4 15 October - 19 December

* Western division schools start Friday 5 February 2018


School enrolment dates:

  • Primary school students can enrol from term 1 to term 4
  • High school students in years 7-10 can enrol from term 1 to term 4 
  • Study abroad program (SAP) students in year 11 can enrol in terms 1, 2 or 3
  • International student program (ISP) students in year 11 must enrol in term 1 or 2 - and complete terms 2 and 3 - before moving into term 4 (when final year school studies begin). 

 

NSW Public holidays

2017

2018

New Year's Day

1 January

1 January

Australia Day

26 January

26 January

Good Friday

14 April

30 March

Easter Monday

17 March

2 April

ANZAC Day

25 April

25 April

Queen's Birthday

13 June

13 June

Labour Day

3 October

3 October

Christmas Day (25 December)

26 December

26 December

Boxing Day (26 December)

27 December

27 December

 

 

School locations

Search for NSW government primary and high schools available for enrolment by international students or temporary residents:

Find out more about studying at a NSW government school

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Do you need help?

Ask a question online or contact
DE International or an authorised agent
for help with choosing a school or enrolling.

 

Brochures

Download

International Student Guide
Study Abroad Brochure
School Profiles
Application Form

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Agent search

DE International has a worldwide network of representative agents who can help you complete and submit your application to study.

These representatives must provide you with accurate and up-to date information and advice regarding programs, courses, application procedures, living and studying in Australia. They can also assist with your visa application. If you wish to apply through an agent it is recommended that you use an agent on this list. If you choose to use another agent who is not published on this list, then DE International is not responsible for the accuracy of the advice provided to you.

If you have any concerns with regard to the service provided by our agent representatives, please contact us.

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ESOS Framework

The Australian Government wants international students to have a safe, enjoyable and rewarding study experience in Australia.

Read more about the ESOS Framework.

 

We are a proud representative of Australian Government Schools International (AGSI), a collaborative association of government schools with international student programs.

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