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Year 8-11 Selective Applications 2024

Selective Student Enrolments Years 8 to 11 in 2024

Applications for enrolment into Years 8 to 11 Selective classes in 2024 are now open and close on 21 July 2023.

The Application form is available HERE  until 21 July 2023.  If required, a paper copy is also available from the school office from 20 June 2023.

The number of places available in Years 8 to 11 is extremely limited and there are usually many more applicants than places available.

If your son or daughter wishes to apply please note the following: 

  • DO NOT EMAIL APPLICATIONS All application forms and additional documents must be submitted in person at the school office.
  • ENTRANCE TEST All applicants are required to sit the entrance test at Chatswood High school on Monday 14 August 2023 commencing at 8.50 am.
  • CITIZENSHIP REQUIREMENT All applicants must be Australian/New Zealand citizens or holders of a visa granting permanent resident status in Australia.
  • CLOSING DATE The closing date for applications is Friday 21 July 2023.

How to Apply 

  • Complete an Application form & submit it at the school office by close of business (3.00 pm) on Friday 21 July 2023.
  • Pay the $90 Test administration fee at the school office at time of submitting the Application form. Payment Methods: Eftpos, cash, cheque made out to Chatswood High School.  SCHOOL IS UNABLE TO TAKE PAYMENTS OVER THE PHONE
  • Submit  the following Additional documents with your application form: (i) School Reports - Semester 1 2023 and Semester 2 2022, (ii) NAPLAN report - copy of most recent report. (Please note: school reports & NAPLAN report may be submitted after closing date)

Important dates, document requirements & test fee

Date What happens
June 2023 Application information available on the DET website.
Tuesday 20 June 2023

Applications Open 
The application form will be available on the school website and High Performing Students Team website. (See link here)

Additional Requirements for Chatswood High School Yrs 8-11 2024 Selective Applicants:

Test Administration Fee: $90 - payable at time of submitting application form and documents at the school office. (Office Hours - 8.30 am to 3.00 pm - over phone payments not possible)

School Reports: copies of Semester 1 2023 and Semester 2 2022

NAPLAN Report:  a copy of most recent NAPLAN report.

(NB: Reports may be submitted after the closing date)


Friday 21 July 2023 Applications Close
Closing date for completed application forms to be submitted at the Chatswood High school office.
late July 2023 Acknowledgement of receipt of application emailed to all applicants. (This will include details of entrance test)

Monday 14 August 2023

8.50am-12.30 pm

Entrance Test 
All applicants must sit the entrance test which will be held in the School Hall at Chatswood High School on Monday 14 August 2023. Time: 8.50 am - 12.30 pm.
late September 2023 Selection Panel meets to consider applications for entry starting in 2024.
Late October 2023 Outcome letters emailed to all applicants.
November 2023 Enrolment Interviews conducted for successful applicants