About US

We are an independent, non-denominational boarding and day School that caters for academically motivated students from Years 3 to 12, and all students complete an IB diploma in Years 11 and 12.

Australian and international students thrive at our School, which is located in a peaceful, rural environment within easy access of Melbourne’s northern suburbs. We offer an intensive evening tutorial program, highly experienced teaching staff and the unique and rigorous IB Diploma Programme to all students in Years 11 and 12.

Established in 1989, graduates continually achieve outstanding results and receive offers from the world’s most prestigious universities. In 2020, our graduates performed exceptionally well once again. You can review their outstanding results here.

Your child’s education is one of the most important decisions you can make about their future. To assist in the navigation of this process below is an overview of our enrolment process.


Request a Prospectus

The Prospectus provides an insight into our School and can be supplied electronically. Request a Prospectus

School Bus

Bus information for Craigieburn, Mernda and Gisbourne can be located on our our School Polices & Important Information page.

School Fees

Detailed information regarding our School fees and policies can be located on our School Polices & Important Information page.

Entrance Assessment

As a select entry School, applicants are required to sit an Entrance Assessment. The assessment takes up to two hours in duration. Our friendly Admissions Team will make all the necessary arrangements, suited to your child’s application.

Take a Virtual Tour

Unable to attend the School campus? Why not take a virtual tour or review our photo galleries!

School Tours and Events

We conduct a number School Tours and events throughout the year. Registration is essential.

School Newsletter

Our School Newsletter is a great way to learn more about School life at The Kilmore International School.

Submit an enquiry

The Admissions Team are here to assist. Please contact the team via 03 5782 2211, email at admissions@kilmore.vic.edu.au or you are welcome to submit your enquiry here.

Application Process

Submit an Application for Enrolment

Domestic and International Student Application Forms can be requested by contacting our Admissions Team on 03 5782 211, via email at admissions@kilmore.vic.edu.au or by our enquiry page.

Applications are accepted for all Year levels throughout the year, however, please be aware that some year levels are at capacity.

Applications for entry can be submitted up to 2-3 years prior to the proposed entry year. A suitable date for our Entrance Assessment will be made according to your child’s age and proposed entry year.

Our Transition Programme operates late in Term 3 and into Term 4 in the year preceding commencement.

Applications are considered individually and are based on results from the Entrance Assessment, together with the student’s academic reports and associated materials.

Local/Domestic Applications

Students who hold Australian citizenship, Australian residency or whose parents are business visa holders, are considered local applicants. A Domestic Application for Enrolment is to be submitted with the referenced materials and payment of the application fee. Each applicant is required to sit an Entrance Assessment.

International Applications

In order to apply for a place as an International Student at The Kilmore International School, an International Enrolment Application Form must be filled out and submitted to the School along with associated materials. Each applicant is required to sit an Entrance Assessment.

Our Admissions Officer will assist with International applications.

Entrance Assessment

All applicants are required to sit an Entrance Assessment, either sat in-house or utilising testing services. The assessment takes up to two hours in duration. Our friendly Admissions Team will make all the necessary arrangements, suited to your child’s application.

Meeting with the Principal

On the day of the assessment, or by other arrangement, your child will meet with the School Principal. Appointments may be made with specialist staff during the enrolment process.


Based on your child’s application, School reports, meeting with the Principal and assessment, a decision will be made as to whether a place is offered at The Kilmore International School or if a re-test may be required.

When an offer of enrolment is made, a signed Enrolment Form and a Security Deposit is required to confirm placement. Once payment has been received, formal confirmation of the place is provided.

Welcome to The Kilmore International School

Prior to commencement, you will receive information from the School regarding Transition and other School business. Our Admissions Team are on hand to assist and direct your enquiry to the most suitable staff member.

All applications are to be sent to admissions@kilmore.vic.edu.au

or by post

The Kilmore International School
40 White Street, Kilmore VIC 3764

We look forward to hearing from you.

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