Selective high schools – Year 7

Applying for placement in a selective high school in Year 7


Find out about key dates in the placement process.

Entry to Year 7 in 2019

The Selective high School Placement Test was held in NSW test centres on 15 March 2018. Illness/misadventure requests were due by Thursday 29 March 2018. It is now too late to submit the form.

Change of selective high school choice

The due date for changing your choice of selective high schools was 5:00pm on Friday 27 April. It is now too late to change school choices.

Changes to current applications

If relevant details have changed since you submitted an application, or if you want to withdraw the application, email and ask us to make the change.

Entry to Year 7 in 2020

Applications will open for placement in Year 7 in 2020 from 9 October 2018 to 12 November 2018. The test will be held on Thursday 14 March 2019.

Entry to Year 7 in 2018

The progress of reserve lists is no longer published. If your child's reserve position is reached the Unit will contact you. If you wish to know what a reserve list is up to you can email the request to the Unit. At 3pm on 15 December 2017 students who accepted an offer and did not decline it were automatically removed from reserve lists for higher choice schools.

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