Local Area Intake

Lake Gwelup offers classes from Kindergarten to Year 6. Students are accepted for enrolment at Western Australian schools if they live within the school’s local intake area.

Am I Eligible to Enrol?

General information for parents regarding how public schools prioritise and manage student enrolments is available through the Department of Education’s website Enrolling in School section.

Application to Enrol

All new families are required to complete an Application for Enrolment, which is reviewed by the School Principal.  Please provide the following items with the Application:

  • Birth certificate/ passport
  • Visa (if applicable)
  • AIR (Immunisation History Statement) from Medicare
  • Proof of address (i.e. current utility bill)

To obtain an Application for Enrolment, please contact the school on 9278 0400.

Out of School Care

YMCA Lake Gwelup Outside School Hours Care (OSHC) provides before, after school and vacation care, 7:00am – 6:00pm for children aged 4 years and over from Kindergarten to Year 6. The service is located on site at Lake Gwelup Primary School and provides care for up to 39 children every day. Enrolment costs are all inclusive of incursions, excursions, transportation, morning and afternoon tea. We have a team of qualified and passionate educators who are committed to providing a high quality and inclusive environment for all school aged children.

A step by step enrolment guide is shown on the YMCA website or you can contact YMCA on 0410 229 137.

Welcome to Lake Gwelup

Lake Gwelup is a CONNECT school!

CONNECT is an integrated online environment developed by the Department of Education for staff,  students  and parents in public schools.  Check out the short video clip on CONNECT at: vimeo.com/connectwa/welcome

Parents & Citizens Association (P&C)

The Lake Gwelup Primary School Parents and Citizens Association provides parents with an opportunity to learn about the school’s policies and programs; organise ways in which parents can share in shaping and developing school policies; bring parents together to share information and views; and assist the school in building positive engagement with students.

The executive members of the Parent and Citizens Association are:

President, Jacqui Cahill

Vice President, Victoria Frost

Secretary, Silfia Morton

Treasurer, Aleisha Kavanagh

For more information please refer to page 7 of the Parent Information Book.

Uniforms and School Dress Code
The school expects every student to be in school uniform. Enrolment at the school is on the understanding that Lake Gwelup Primary School’s Dress Code will be adhered to. For more information please refer to page 18 of the Parent Information Book.
Canteen and Lunches

The canteen operates each Wednesday, Thursday and Friday for Pre Primary to Year 6 students.  Online orders can be made via the Qkr app.  For more information please refer to page 17 of the Parent Information Book.

Lake Gwelup Primary School

59 Porter Street, GWELUP  WA 6018

(08) 9278 0400


Administration Contacts

Lynne Anderson – Principal

Jodi Piercey – Deputy

Julia Lingard – Manager Corporate Services

Other important contact numbers

EDWA Security

Telephone:  (08) 9264 4771

Telephone:  (08) 9264 4632

Telephone:  1800 177 777


Department of Education

Telephone: (08) 9264 4111