Enrolment Intakes

2020 and 2021 Intakes

Positions are available for:

  • Reception 
  • Mid-Year Reception

Limited positions are also available in:

  • Year 1, 2 and 3

For opportunities in the Middle and Senior schools, please contact our Registrar Amanda Reichelt.

Mid-Year Reception Intake

Our Mid-Year Reception intake allows:

  • children born between 1 May and 31 October to start school at their own pace in a supportive and positive environment.
  • children attend either 3, 4 or 5 days per week.

For information about when your child should start school, we invite you to visit our FAQ section.

To discuss this with the College, we invite you to phone 8372 3200 or email our Registrar Amanda Reichelt.


Years of Entry

There are three main years of entry to Mercedes College:

  • Reception
  • Year 6
  • Year 7

Entry in Other Years

There are also limited vacancies in some other years.

In the Junior School:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

In the Senior School:

  • Year 10
  • Year 11
  • Year 12

Vacancies at other year levels are offered to children on the registration list, according to our Enrolment Policy.

Change of Middle School Intake Years

In 2019, Year 7 has become part of secondary school in most South Australian Catholic schools, including Mercedes College.

We have main entry points at Year 6 and Year 7, with three Year 6 classes, and five Year 7 classes. Year 8 is no longer a key intake year.

If there are vacancies between Year 8 to Year 12, positions will be offered according to our Enrolment Policy.

Immediate enrolments

For immediate enrolments please contact our Registrar Amanda Reichelt to discuss your requirements.


More Information

Please see our enrolment frequently asked questions.

For further information regarding enrolment opportunities, or if you would like a prospectus posted out, please contact:

Registrar's Office
Amanda Reichelt

P: 8372 3200
E: registrar@mercedes.catholic.edu.au