​​​Enrolments are welcome at Silkwood State School at any time of the year. The process is simple, just follow these easy steps.

  1. Download or obtain an enrolment package from the website or from the school office.
  2. Complete the forms and email, post or deliver to the school office.
    The completed form can be delivered to the school office at 318 Japoon Road, Silkwood or mailed to The Principal, Silkwood State School, PO Box 255, Silkwood QLD, 4856. Alternatively, you can email the enrolment package to
  3. The Principal will contact you soon after to arrange a suitable time for an enrolment interview. Please bring the following items with you to the interview: Birth Certificate or passport & proof of residency. If your child is born overseas a current passport and visa is required.

Contact the school to obtain a printed copy of our school prospectus.

Arrangements to tour the school facilities, or to discuss aspects of the school with administration are welcomed and can be made by contacting the school office.

Please check preparing your child for high school​ for those families transitioning from primary school to high school. 

Prep Enrolments 

To determine when your child can commence their preparatory year, view the Department's prep ready reckoner calculator. Children must be 5 by 30 June in the year they enrol.

Please download and read the information below about starting Prep at Silkwood State School.

  1. Does my child start kindy or school in 2022?​
  2. Making the first day a success
  3. Supporting your child's transition to school

In Term 3, the school will hold a Prep Open Morning, where interested families can come to our school and see for themselves how our prep program works. Please refer to our website's Latest News and school Facebook page for the date of our Prep Open Day.

In addition, in Term 4, pre-prep students will be encouraged to attend our Pre-Prep Program. The program runs one morning a fortnight for 5 sessions. This is a wonderful free program for pre-prep children to come to our school and participate in a range of activities aimed at developing their oral language and developing literacy skills.

The program is run by a qualified and passionate early learning teacher and is designed to build confidence and strengthen independence in preparation for your child's transition into prep in 2022. Please refer to our website's Latest News and school Facebook page for upcoming dates on this fantastic program.

To enrol for prep, or register for our Prep Open Day and our Pre-Prep Program please contact us or email


Students with disabilities

All children with disability are encouraged to enrol at their local state school alongside their same age peers.

A range of support options are available to ensure that all students with disability, have opportunities to access, participate, and gain positive outcomes from state schooling.

For further information, refer to the department's disability policy.

Last reviewed 25 February 2022
Last updated 25 February 2022