ACARA (due end August)

ACARA (Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority)

Information collected:  Student ID, Current Year, Date of Birth, Sex, ATSI Statement, Student Country of Birth, Students Main SLG, Parent/s: Schooling,  Highest Non School Education, Occupation, Main SLG;  Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident, Visa Subclass and Arrival in Australia Date


Make sure you are on the latest followup Version 2018.0.0.160 or higher


Step 1:  Creating the file

Path:  Scholatics > Subjects>Data Capture tab #6 Dept Educ(Aust)

Once the student information has been checked and verified you can create the ACARA File via Subjects – Data Capture – DEPT EDUC(Aust) tab




Step 2:  If there are any critical errors they can be seen in the Error Log and will need to be corrected before the file can be Completed / created.

Step 3: Upon selecting ‘Complete’ the file creation to prompt the ACARA Key School Data screen to appear. You will need to ensure you enter the correct information for your school.acara2