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selective entrance

  1. J

    high school typical interview questions?

    hey y'all! i got an interview for nsghs entry in 2022 as a yr 11 student and it's next week. does anyone happen to have experience with common interview qns asked, and even better, qns specifically asked by the nsghs selection panel? thank you :hug2: i'm lowkey shitting myself LMAO f
  2. K


    Hi, I did the selective test a couple years ago and unfortunately didn’t make it to the school I wanted to. I am currently in year 8. I made it into a partial-selective school and was absolutely devastated. I used to be a decently smart kid back then, as my tutor had predicted me score to at...
  3. D

    Selective entry for year 11 Penrith SHS.

    Hi guys, I am in year 10 and I recently applied for selective entry into Penrith in year 11. I do not know how to prepare for it. They test for Reading comprehension, Mathematical reasoning, abstract reasoning, and written expression. How do I study for the different sections and what type of...
  4. L

    selective entry y10 2022

    idk if i should try out for ruse??? im currently in yr 9 and thinking of applying to baulko, ruse or girra for yr 10 2022 im a straight A student, DUX of my grade two years in a row, im in the school volleyball team, debating club, art club, ambassador. i do extra curriculars, such as piano and...
  5. J

    Penrith Selective

    Does Penrith selective create new spots for y11? If so, does anyone know how many? Thanks.
  6. wzsmartypants

    2021 Year 9 application

    Hi all! I came to Australia from overseas in October 2019 and is currently trying to apply for a selective school for year 9. I only have one report which is from semester 1 2020. I'm currently in Leichhardt High but not the selective stream. I am an Australian citizen. My school choices are 1...
  7. L

    ACER/HAST past papers

    Hey everyone! I was wondering if anyone had some HAST or ACER test papers? (Used in y8-12 selective enrollment) If anyone does, please let me know by messaging me or by replying to here (or anyway really!) I'd be super grateful and really appreciate it :) Thank you ! have a nice day.
  8. J

    Rose Bay Secondary College vs Fort Street High School

    Hey there, I am completely new to the 'bored of studies' community so please take it easy on me. I recently applied for entrance into Fort Street High School and I was super optimistic that I would get in. I ranked within top 3 for almost all my subjects, I thought I did alright (Not super well...
  9. Minari243

    Will I be able to get into these schools?

    Im currently in a partially selective high school (Im in the selective stream) in year 10. But the selective stream is mixed with the mainstream in the senior years, so I would like to move schools. Also if i’m being honest this school is pretty trash, from spending too much budget on gardens to...