Enrolment at Burnside State High School
Living within catchment area (proof of residency required)
Parents or legal guardians who wish to enrol their child at Burnside State High School are required to demonstrate that the student’s principal place of residence is within the catchment area. Current proof of residency at the address indicated can be provided as follows:
- One primary source – a current lease agreement, rates notice, or unconditional contract of sale, and
- One secondary source – a recent utility bill (e.g. electricity, gas) showing this same address and parent’s/legal guardian’s name.
Sibling already attends Burnside State High School
If your student has a sibling already enrolled at Burnside State High School prior to August 2016 you do not need to apply for Out of Catchment enrolment.
Parent works at Burnside State High School
If a parent is employed at Burnside State High School, you do not need to apply for Out of Catchment enrolment.
You apply for, and are accepted into an excellence program
- Horizons Excellence Program
- Volleyball Excellence Program
If a current sibling has been enrolled Out of Catchment, future siblings are not automatically eligible under the sibling rule. They must also apply for Out of Catchment enrolment.