Going to a public school

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In this section

Find a school, enrol and browse the school calendar.

Our public schools

We provide quality education from preschool to high school in NSW public schools.

Quick guide for parents

An A to Z of information about public schools for parents.

Finding a public school

Search designated intake areas, find contact details for all schools and network directors.


How to enrol in NSW public schools, designated enrolment areas and forms.


Downloadable term dates and school holidays for NSW public schools.

Translated documents

Department of Education information is available in many languages.

Privacy information

Information about student data while using technology.

Education Week

Education Week is an annual event that celebrates NSW public education.

School calendar

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