NBSC Freshwater Senior Campus

The senior campus of the Northern Beaches Secondary College

Telephone02 9905 2634

Emailnbscfreshw-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Enrolment

Watch our 2021 Open Day promo video

As we are unable to host our open day on campus this year, our team decided to create a short promo video to help you learn more about our school. 

Freshie 360 Virtual Tour

We have also prepared a 360 degree interactive virtual tour for you to explore our learning spaces and facilities. Please view this link, bit.ly/freshie360, using Google Chrome for full functionality. You can also click on the cogwheel for a guided tour narrated by one of our students, Samuel Casper.

Local enrolment area

Most schools have designated local enrolment areas. The School Finder shows our local enrolment area. Note: local enrolment areas are subject to change.

A student is eligible to apply for local enrolment at NBSC Freshwater Senior Campus if he / she:

  • Is a permanent resident of Australia or holds an authority to enrol issued by the Department of Education; and
  • Is not under an unresolved suspension or expulsion from another NSW government school;   and
  • Resides within the designated drawing area (see School Finder); and
  • Provides a completed Local Expression of Interest (EOI) form accompanied by 100 Points of Identification (see EOI form)

Procedures for local enrolment – Year 11, 2022

Applicants must:

  • Download the NBSC Freshwater Senior Campus Local Expression of Interest (EOI) form
  • Complete the NBSC Freshwater Senior Campus Local Expression of Interest for and either post or email the form, together with the required supporting documentation.
  • Provide copies of the following documents which are all necessary for an application to be considered:
    • Copies of your end of Year 9 Report
    • 100 Points of Identification (see EOI form).  

Non local enrolment – Year 11, 2022

Students are able to apply for non-local enrolment to our school.

A student is eligible to apply for NBSC Freshwater Senior Campus as a non local enrolment if he / she:

  • Is a permanent resident of Australia or holds an authority to enrol issued by the Department of Education; and
  • Is not under an unresolved suspension or expulsion from another NSW government school; and
  • Provides a completed Non Local Expression of Interest (EOI) form accompanied by adequate documentation as outlined below, including evidence of an attitude and commitment to learning that is positive in character.

For more information about non- local enrolment in Year 11 and Year 12 at our school, please read the following sections of this page.

Procedures for non local enrolment - Year 11, 2022

The school opens applications for non-local and local enrolments on our Open Day, Tuesday 11th May 2021 for the following calendar year.  During this enrolment period, those who reside outside the school drawing area may lodge a Non Local Expression of Interest (EOI) form for enrolment.

When they are available, please follow the process below to lodge your Expression of Interest Form for Year 11, 2022

Applicants must:

  • Download the NBSC Freshwater Senior Campus Year 11 Non Local Expression of Interest (EOI) form
  • Complete the NBSC Freshwater Senior Campus Year 11 Non Local Expression of Interest (EOI) form.
  • Provide copies of the following documents which are all necessary for an application to be considered:
    • Copy of your end of Year 9 Report.  Interim and progress reports will not be accepted.
    • Applicants who have recently been engaged in employment or education in a TAFE setting or home-schooled, should contact the school regarding required records.
  • Lodge the completed Non Local EOI form with the school office by the advertised closing date.

Applications can be posted or emailed to the school, using the following details:

Attention: Enrolment Secretary

NBSC Freshwater Senior Campus

Harbord Road

FRESHWATER      NSW     2096

nbscfreshw-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

If we have any questions about your application, a staff member will contact you to address the concern so that your application can be resubmitted to the panel for consideration.

All expressions of interest lodged during the non-local enrolment period will be reviewed by the enrolment panel in one process.  Applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application within six weeks of the closing date.

We will assess applications for non-local enrolment on a case-by-case basis.

Key dates for Year 11, 2022

Expression of interest for Enrolment forms available – Monday 1st February 2021

Open Day – Tuesday 11th May 2021 – 3pm – 6.30pm

Expressions of Interest for Year 11, 2021 close – Friday 4th June, 2021 – (Enrolment offers will continue to be made during the rest of the year if places become available)

Selection process – June 2021

Successful applicants will be notified in early Term 3, 2021

A Waitlist will also be created and students on that Waitlist will be asked to supply their Year 10 half yearly report and their proposed study pattern. These applicants will also be notified in early Term 3, 2021.

Procedures for enrolment in Year 12, 2022

Applicants must:

  • Download the NBSC Freshwater Senior Campus Year 12 Expression of Interest (EOI) form
  • Complete the NBSC Freshwater Senior Campus Expression of Interest (EOI) form and either post or email the form, together with the required documentation.
  • Copies of the following documents which are all necessary for an application to be processed:
    • Copies of your final Year 10 and half yearly Year 11 school report.  These must coincide with the last two semesters of education.
    • For those who have been engaged in employment or education in a TAFE setting, please contact the school regarding required records.
    • Proof of identity and evidence of your residential status (eg. Birth certificate, gas or electricity bill, passport and visa).

We will assess applications for enrolment on a case-by-case basis.

Temporary visas and international students

For information about eligibility and forms to complete, visit the Temporary Residents Program.

Distance education

Distance education is an equity program for students who are geographically isolated or whose individual circumstances prevent them from regularly attending school. Students must meet one of the conditions in the Distance Education Enrolment Procedures to be eligible to access this program as a full-time student.

Distance education schools also provide single subjects for students in Years 9 to 12 to enhance curriculum choice. Please contact us for details.

For more information about educational opportunities in rural areas, visit Rural and distance education.

Moving overseas

Moving overseas and need school reports authenticated for DFAT? 

Email document.authentication@det.nsw.edu.au to arrange to bring original documents to 105 Phillip Street, Parramatta 2150