Selective entry high schools

Due to the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) and associated restrictions on gatherings, the originally scheduled examination date of Saturday 13 June 2020 has now been postponed. The examination is now proposed to take place on 19 September 2020. 

Applications are now closed to be considered for entry into a selective entry high school in 2021

Any further revision to the testing arrangements that may become necessary will be communicated to those that applied by the deadline. If you have already submitted an application, no further action is needed as a result of this updated advice.

About selective entry high schools

Victoria’s selective entry high schools provide for academically high-achieving students in years 9 to 12.

These schools are:

Applying for Year 9 entry in 2021

Applications are now closed to be considered for entry into a selective entry high school in 2021

Please see the Selective Entry Information Pack (docx - 1.94mb) for further details.

Students are selected based on a competitive examination.

Practice tests are available that may help students prepare for the examination.

More information

If you have specific questions about their subjects and programs or about enrolling for Year 10 and above, contact the selective entry schools directly.