Students living within the priority enrolment area (PEA) for Campbell Primary School are guaranteed enrolment in the school (Kindergarten - Year 6). The PEA covers the suburbs of Campbell, Duntroon, Pialligo, Fairbairn and Russell. Children who attend Campbell Preschool and the Allen Main Memorial Preschool at Duntroon have continuation of enrolment into Kindergarten.

Prospective students who live out of area, but within the ACT and have sibling/s attending Campbell Primary are given priority before enrolments from other out of area students are accepted. A waiting list is kept for all out of area students wishing to attend Campbell Primary School. As places become available families are contacted with an offer of placement.Please visit the Education and Training Directorate website to view the timeline for ACT residents.

For NSW residents wanting to enrol in an ACT preschool, applications will not be considered until Term 1, Week 2, 2018 (19 February). For NSW residents wanting to enrol students in Kindergarten-Year 6, enrolments may be considered, however, if Campbell Primary has high levels of ACT out of area applications, these will be considered before NSW applications. This may be as late as Term 1, 2018. Please visit the Education and Training Directorate website to view the timeline for NSW residents.

Enrolment Procedures

A School Information Folder is available upon request.

To enrol a student at Campbell Primary School parents are required to:

Please note when applying for Preschool, select Campbell Primary School and someone will contact you to confirm which preschool you would like your child to attend. If you are out of area please specify in the comments box which preschool you would like to attend, Campbell Preschool or Allen Main Memorial Preschool at Duntroon.

If your child's enrolment has been accepted, the school will contact you to provide further documentation. Please bring these documents with you:-

  • Proof of student's residential address (eg. original copies of lease, electricity accounts etc)
  • Birth Certificate
  • Copies of any family law or other relevant court orders (if applicable)
  • Immunisation history statement
  • Emergency Treatment Plan (if applicable)

When transferring from interstate, overseas or a local school, it is helpful if a written report is available at the time of enrolment.

As the school needs to confirm enrolments well in advance to plan for staffing, parents are requested to complete enrolment procedures as soon as possible. When you arrive at Campbell Primary you will be welcomed and given a tour of the school. We share information to assist in a happy start to your child's education. The Principal, Deputy Principal and Front Office Staff are available to assist your family in settling in to the school community.

For more information please contact us via email: info@campbellps.act.edu.au or phone (02) 6142 3580.