Selective Schools and Scholarships Test

This publication assists applicants for Year 7 entry to selective high schools to become more familiar with the Selective High School Placement Test. Some of the items have not been included for copyright reasons. In the actual Selective High School Placement Test there are 45 questions in reading, 40 in mathematics and 60 in general ability. Each year, approximately 13,000 …

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Characteristics of Gifted and Talented Children

Children gain opportunity class placement on the basis of academic merit. The main criteria for determining academic merit are Opportunity Class Placement Test results combined with school assessments. Comments made by parents and principals may be considered at the discretion of the selection committee. Some general characteristics of gifted and talented children are listed below. It is important to note that academically …

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