[NSW] Changes affecting Selective School Placement Test

The Department of Education has announced changes to the selection process – in particular, the scoring of the Selective School Placement Test. This will affect students sitting the exam in 2021 and beyond (for entry in Year 7 2022 and beyond).

The following will be the new scoring methodology to determine entry into NSW Selective High School.

Changes affecting Selective School Placement Test

The changes announced are consistent with the Review of Selective School Action Plan announced in December 2018 to optimise the assessment process to accurately identify student’s ability, and to ensure mathematical and English ability are correctly weighted.

The importance of performing well in the Selective School Placement Test has increased.

Should you have any questions, please contact your Campus Director or 02 9415 1860.




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