North Sydney Boys Selective High School
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North Sydney Males High School (abbreviated as NSBHS) is a state-funded, single-sex, academically selective secondary day school for boys situated in Crows Nest, New South Wales. North Sydney Boys High School was rated third in the state in 2019 based on the proportion of examinations taken that resulted in a Distinguished Achievers certificate (DA)
Why choose North Sydney Boys Selective High School
North Sydney Boys Secondary School is a 920-student academically elite high school. Since 1912, North Sydney boys have excelled.
Our pupils benefit from a varied curriculum and co-curricular program that encourages each child to discover and develop his own interests and abilities in a friendly and inclusive atmosphere.
Our boys benefit from studying alongside like-minded classmates, with the assistance of knowledgeable instructors, a strong and cohesive school community, and, most importantly, each other.
North Sydney Students High School maintains the school’s strong history of offering a comprehensive education to bright and talented boys.
This prestigious high school, founded in 1912, has a long academic, cultural, and athletic history. While academic success is important to the school’s activities, students may participate in a variety of extracurricular activities.
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At our school, we teach
The NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) is responsible for the curriculum in all NSW schools from Kindergarten to Year 12.NESA creates high school syllabuses for all courses in eight critical learning areas:
Where available, NSW schools also provide special religious education and special education in ethics via authorized providers.
As with other NSW schools, we have tailored our teaching and learning programs to our local context and students’ requirements.
NSW Department of Education – critical areas of learning
The NESA’s Parent Guide To Schooling in New South Wales offers information about learning stages, critical learning areas, and curriculums.
The policy of the New South Wales Department of Education – Curriculum planning and programming, assessment, and communication with parents K–12.
Stages of education
From Kindergarten through Year 12, there are six phases of learning. The term “high school” refers to Stages 4 to 6.
Years 7 and 8 are included in Stage 4.
Stage 5 is comprised of Years 9 and 10.
Stage 6 is comprised of the eleventh and twelfth grades.
North Sydney Boys High School is a very selective academic institution, and all students must go through the selection process. To learn more about the school’s enrollment policy in detail, click here.
Applications for non-local enrollment will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
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Applications for selective high school placement in Year 7 in 2022 ended on Tuesday, 17 November 2020 at 11:59 p.m. AEST.
Thursday, March 11, 2021, will be the day of the Selective High School Placement Test. Please visit the Department of Education’s High Performing Students Unit website for updates on the exam for 2022 placement and other general information.
The High Performing Students Unit will notify applicants of their result in early July 2021. The school will contact selected candidates in August with further information.
Unit for High-Performing Students on the Web
Year 8 to Year 11 applications for 2022 are officially CLOSED.
We are presently processing all applications and will notify you when they have been processed.
Due to the NSW Department of Education and NSW Health’s current COVID-19 guidance, the 2022 Year 8 -11 entrance exams planned for Tuesday 27 July have been postponed.
The school will give an update on testing arrangements whenever further information from the NSW Government about limits beyond 30 July becomes available.
We appreciate your patience and understanding as we all struggle through this very trying period.
Area of enrollment on a local level
The majority of schools have defined local enrollment zones. Our local enrollment area is shown on the School Finder. Nota bene: enrollment areas at the local level are subject to change.
For more information, please visit enrollment in high school.
The application form must be submitted in English language. However, a translated enrollment application may assist you in filling out the form in English.