Selective High Schools: Year 7 placement

Entry in 2016

Application for entry to Year 7 in selective high schools in 2016 is now closed. No late applications will be accepted.

The Selective High School Placement Test will be held on 12 March 2015.

Students with a disability, medical condition or behavioural disorder

If you believe your child needs any special provisions in the test or extra consideration by the selection committee, you should send the Unit copies of medical documents showing the diagnosis and any recommendations from health professionals.  

Entry in 2015

Letters of Authority to attend a selective high school were sent to parents on 14 January 2015. Students must take this letter to the school on the first day of term.

The reserve list for 2015 selective high school entry is no longer being published. Please contact the Unit on 1300 880 367 for any further updates.

All applicants who accepted an offer and were also on a reserve list for a higher choice school were removed from all reserve lists at 3 pm on Wednesday 17 December 2014.


 
 
Key dates for entry to Year 7 in 2016

Date Activity
14 October 2014 Application opens, online only, for 2016 entry
17 November 2014 Applications close. No late applications
26 February 2015 Test centre advice sent
12 March 2015 Selective High School Placement Test
Early July 2015 Outcome advice

 
Introduction to the selective high school placement process


See below for Mandarin, Cantonese and Vietnamese language versions of this guide.

Selective high schools and opportunity classes: An Aboriginal perspective

The DVD at the following link was developed with the support and participation of the Twugia project team from South Western Sydney Region. This DVD was designed to promote the benefits of Aboriginal students attending selective high schools and opportunity classes.

 
Introduction to the selective high school placement process
 

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Introduction to the selective high school placement process