selective schools in NSW

Fully selective schools in NSW and their minimum entry scores for 2020 and 2021

Fully selective schools in NSW and their minimum entry scores for 2020 and 2021

Getting a place in a selective school is not an easy journey. In 2021, there were 15,355 students who applied for entry into selective schools in New South Wales. There were only 4,226 spots, so competition for the available vacancies were high.

Let’s take a look at what minimum score it took to be considered into some of NSW’s fully selective schools this year, in comparison with 2020, especially with the revamped Selective School Tests rolled out this year.

SCHOOLminimum entry scores out of 300 (2020)MINIMUM ENTRY SCORES OUT OF 300 (2021)

Baulkham Hills High School

234

233
caringbah high school196194
fort street high school216216
girraween high school218220
gosford high school185187
northern beaches secondary college (manly campus)207208
merewether high school185184
penrith high school208209
smiths hill high school181184
normanhurst boys high school 220217
north sydney boys high school231228
sydney boys high school219220
sydney technical high school (male)198198
hornsby girls high school222221
north sydney girls high school222220
st george girls high school198201
sydney girls high school219215
James ruse agricultural high school 246248

 

Source: https://data.cese.nsw.gov.au/data/dataset/selective-high-schools-minimum-entry-scores