Opportunity classes – Year 5

Applying for placement in an opportunity class in Year 5


Find out about key dates in the placement process for Year 5 entry in 2020.

Year 5 entry to an opportunity class in 2020

Application for Year 5 opportunity class entry in 2020 opens on Tuesday 30 April 2019 and closes on Friday 17 May 2019. Parents can apply from this website at that time. Parents must apply by the due date.

Read Information about applying for Year 5 entry to an opportunity class in 2020 (PDF 583 KB)

An accessible version of the application information is available here

The date for the Opportunity Class Placement Test is Wednesday 31 July 2019.

Reserve lists for Year 5 entry in 2019

The reserve list for 2019 opportunity class entry is no longer being published. Parents can phone the Team on 1300 880 367 to get an update on the progress of the reserve list.

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 5 pm on Tuesday 29 January 2019.

Review of Selective Education Access

In December 2018, the NSW Minister for Education, Rob Stokes, announced the findings of the Review of Selective Education Access. For more information, see Review of Selective Education Access: Findings and Action Plan.

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