Why Parents Choose Christian Schools in Uncertain Times

Why Parents Choose Christian Schools in Uncertain Times

Dr Darren Iselin, CSA's Director of Research & Innovation will be leading this workshop and it is aimed at Christian school leaders, business managers, registrars and marketing managers. Darren will unpack the WA specific findings of parents from Christian schools across WA and the nation and explore the implications and opportunities impacting WA Christian schools upon parent perceptions of school choice, engagement and satisfaction.

Event Information

This workshop is ideally suited to WA Christian school leaders, business managers, registrars and marketing managers. There will be 3 sessions each with a different focus. Registration for this event includes morning tea and lunch.

How to Register

To register for this event, simply click on the Register Now button and follow the prompts. Once you have registered, you will receive an email confirming your registration (please note this may also end up in your junk mailbox). 

Program Outline

This is event is kindly supported by Hillside Christian College

An outline of the program is provided below:

  • 9:00am    Arrival - coffee/tea
  • 9:30am    Session 1: Why Parents Are Choosing Christian Schools - 2023
  • 11:00am   Morning tea
  • 11:30am   Session 2: Implications of the Findings for WA Christian Schools
  • 12:30pm   Session 3: Tales From the Field: Forum showcasing the Findings from 2 WA Schools and Q & A
  • 1:15pm     Lunch
  • 2:15pm    Close

Please note this program is subject to change.


Dr Darren Iselin

Darren has over 3 decades leadership experience within Christian education in both Australian & International contexts and has served in a wide range of CEO/executive and senior leadership roles within both K-12 schooling and higher education sectors. He is currently Director of Research and Innovation with Christian Schools Australia (CSA) and is the Australian Project Coordinator for the Student Flourishing in Australian Christian Schools Research Project with researchers from the Human Flourishing Program at Harvard and Research Schools International. Darren was also the coordinator for the landmark Cardus Education Survey Australia Project. 

This event is hosted by Jess Kapitola, Acting Executive Officer, WA.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be made in writing to the Event Organiser. Unfortunately, no refunds will be issued after 7 days out from the event. Any cancellations made after this date will be charged the full registration fee. 'No Shows' to the event will be charged the full registration fee. 

Please note that registration fees do not include insurance to cover loss of any fees/deposit through cancellation of your participation in the event or through cancellation of the event itself. A full refund will be issued if the event is cancelled by the organiser (CSA) due to any reasons out of the organisers control.

The event program is subject to change and we may not be able to provide prior notice.

Wednesday, 05 June 2024
9:00am - 2:15pm
From $99 + GST
336 Hawtin Rd
Forrestfield WA 6058
Members only event
RSVP by 30-May-2024