The four Houses of Blackburn High School – Dunlop, Freeman, Hollows and Melba – are named after famous Australians from different fields of endeavor, who have demonstrated the value and skills we wish to develop in our students.
Enrolment Year 8 – Year 12
Please contact our Enrolment Officer Denise Strahan via email – Denise.Strahan@education.vic.gov.au with any enrolment enquiries.
Enrolment Year 7
Enrolments are conducted through your child’s Primary School in term 2. Please contact Denise Strahan should you have any queries in relation to the transition process from Year 6 to Year 7.
Our school zone information is available at Find My School website which hosts the most up-to-date information about Victorian school zones for 2021 onwards. Students residing in this zone are guaranteed a place at our school, and this is determined on the basis of your permanent residential address.
The Department of Education and Training provides placement guidance in its Placement Policy to ensure that students have access to their designated neighbourhood schools 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.
For enrolment enquiries, other than Year 6 to Year 7, please contact Denise Strahan – email Denise.Strahan@education.vic.gov.au, or phone +61 3 8804 6464
Year 6 to Year 7 Transition/Enrolment
From a Government primary school
Government primary schools will distribute/make available to download the Year 6 – 7 Transition Information Pack to all parents/carers of Year 6 students at the beginning of Term 2.
Primary schools will submit all initial placement requests directly to secondary schools.
Please note, students transitioning from a Government primary school must enrol through their primary school and are not permitted to enrol directly with their preferred Government high school.
From a Non-government School
The parent/carer transition information pack for transition from non-government schools will be available for download from the Department’s website in term 2.
Please complete the Application for Year 7 Placement form and email it directly to Denise.Strahan@education.vic.gov.au.
Please note, this form is only available for students transferring from a non-government school.