Dataset: Selective high schools minimum entry scores (2021)


Entry into these schools in Year 7 is determined by the students’ results in the Selective High School Placement Test1 in English (including reading and writing), mathematics and general ability, together with their primary school's assessment of their performance in English and mathematics. Other evidence of academic merit may also be considered.

There are 17 fully selective high schools, 25 high schools with selective classes (partially selective), 4 agricultural high schools2 and a virtual selective class provision offering selective placement in Year 7 for entry in 2021.

Number of vacancies: 4,226

Number of applicants: 15,355

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