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Our school zone

Our school zone is available on hosts the most up-to-date information about Victorian school zones for 2020 onwards.

Students residing in this zone are guaranteed a place at our school, which is determined on the basis of your permanent residential address.

The Department provides guidance through the School Placement Policy to ensure that students have access to their designated neighbourhood school and the freedom to choose other schools, subject to facility limitations.

You can find more information and answers to frequently asked questions on the Department’s website under School zones.

For more information

If you have a question about school zones call the VSBA Hotline on 1800 896 950 or email:

Process for Foundation Enrolments at Carlton North Primary School

Our office staff begin taking Foundation enrolment enquiries in mid to late April of the year before starting school.  Currently, the school can be contacted by email

Enrolment at Carlton North Primary School:

Each year the Foundation intake is approximately 40 students.  All families residing in the Carlton North Primary School zone, along with siblings of current students, will be provided with an enrolment form to complete. Those families outside the school zone will be provided with an enquiry form in order to be placed on a waiting list.  As soon as we have an indication of local student numbers for 2023 we will be able to advise wait listed families of an outcome. please tour our school here.

Our school works closely with local kindergartens to ensure a smooth transition to school. Our transition program is held in Term 4, please see our Foundation Transition page for more details.

Enrolling at year levels other than Foundation

Students wishing to enrol in other year levels will need to be living at a permanent residential address where CNPS is the closest government school, although this may vary from year to year and between Year levels. Please contact the office by email with your enquiry.

Enrolment of International students

At times, we do enrol international students. International students seeking to enrol in a Victorian Government school must apply to the International Education Division (IED). Details of the application process and application forms are available from the website. Families can contact the IED for advice about the application process. The website provides information on the education system in Victoria, how to make an application, student visa requirements, tuition fees and other publications and useful websites.