Selective High Schools: Year 7 placement

Entry to Years 8 to 12 in 2017

Applications for placement in a selective high school in Years 8-12 are now open until 22 July 2016. Find information about applying at the link: Years 8-12. Read the application information. The application form is now available.

Entry to Year 7 in 2017

Placement outcomes for 2017 entry will be sent in early July.

After the Unit sends placement outcomes to parents, we cannot accept appeals about problems that should have been considered through the illness/misadventure process.

Any request to change your choice of selective high school for 2017 should have been sent to the Unit before 29 April 2016. Find out more about school choices.

Entry to Year 7 in 2018

Applications for Year 7 placement in 2018 will open on 11 October 2016 and close on 14 November 2016. The online application form will be available on this web page. The Selective High School Placement Test will be held on 9 March 2017.

Future changes to Hurlstone Agricultural High School

Read about future changes to Hurlstone Agricultural High School at: Future plans, new Glenfield Selective High School, new Hurlstone Agricultural High School, new schools in Glenfield and Hawkesbury, the Minister's announcement.

 
 
Key dates

 Date

 Activity

 early July 2016

 Placement outcome advice sent for 2017

 27 June 2016

 Application for Years 8-12 entry in 2017 opens

 22 July 2016

 Application for Years 8-12 entry in 2017 closes

 11 October 2016

 Application for Year 7 entry in 2018 opens

 14 November 2016

 Application for Year 7 entry in 2018 closes

 9 March 2017

 Selective High School Placement Test for 2018


 
Introduction to the selective high school placement process


See below for Mandarin, Cantonese and Vietnamese language versions of this guide and translated information about the placement process.

There have been a number of changes to the selective high school placement process since the parent information presentations were created. Go to the following link to see these changes: Updated information

Selective high schools and opportunity classes: An Aboriginal perspective

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

 
Introduction to the selective high school placement process
 
 
General information about selective high schools
 
Translations: Introduction to the selective high school placement process
 
Introduction to the selective high school placement process
Translated documents
 
 

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