What are opportunity classes?

Opportunity classes cater for gifted and talented Year 5 and 6 students.

The High Performing Students Unit administers the opportunity class placement process. Successful applicants enrol in a primary school with an opportunity class for Years 5 and 6.  This may be at a different school to their previous schooling.

Parents apply for opportunity class placement when their child is in Year 4. It is a two-year placement program. Successful students may leave their current school at the end of Year 4 to attend a school with an opportunity class. Students cannot apply to enter for Year 6 only.

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