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NSW'S HIGH POTENTIAL AND GIFTED EDUCATION POLICY

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HIGH POTENTIAL AND GIFTED EDUCATION POLICY The High Potential and Gifted Education Policy promotes engagement and challenge for every student, regardless of background, in every school across intellectual, creative, social-emotional and physical domains. It supports every student to achieve their educational potential, through talent development opportunities and differentiated teaching and learning practices to ensure that their specific learning and well-being needs are met. >>CLICK HERE TO READ THE NSW GOVERNMENT'S HIGH POTENTIAL AND GIFTED EDUCATION POLICY Source: education.nsw.gov.au When will the new policy come into effect? The High Potential and Gifted Education Policy will be operating in all schools in NSW...

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List of NSW Selective Schools

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LIST OF NSW SELECTIVE SCHOOLS: Students are offered placement in selective schools based on academic merit and the order of school choices. A selection committee is convened for each selective high school. Placement at each selective high school is made by that school's selection committee. Academic merit is determined on the basis of: reading, writing, mathematics and general ability results of the Selective High School Placement Test primary school assessments in English and mathematics. Fully selective high schools - coeducational Code School Location and website BHH  Baulkham Hills High School Windsor Road, Baulkham Hills 2153 https://baulkham-h.schools.nsw.gov.au/ CAR  Caringbah High School Willarong...

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List of Opportunity Class (OC) Schools

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List of opportunity classes Public schools with Year 5 opportunity classes in 2020 Code School and location ACP ARMIDALE CITY Faulkner St, Armidale ALX ALEXANDRIA PARK Park Rd, Alexandria ALS ALSTONVILLE Main St, Alstonville ART ARTARMON McMillan Rd, Artarmon ASH ASHFIELD Liverpool Rd, Ashfield BGH BALGOWLAH HEIGHTS Lewis St, Balgowlah BLM BALMAIN Eaton St, Balmain BHW BATHURST WEST Suttor St, Bathurst BEE BEECROFT Beecroft Rd, Beecroft BIR BIRABAN Beckley St, Toronto BTS BLACKTOWN SOUTH Flushcombe Rd, Blacktown BCS BLAXCELL STREET Blaxcell St, Granville BRA BRADBURY Jacaranda Ave, Bradbury CAM CAMDEN SOUTH Old Hume Hwy, Camden CBN CARINGBAH NORTH Cawarra Rd, Caringbah CAS CASULA De Meyrick Ave, Casula CES CESSNOCK WEST Cnr Campbell Street and Wollombi Rd, Cessnock...

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2019 OC Test for Year 5 2020 Entry

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2019 OC TEST FOR YEAR 5 2020 ENTRY Application for Year 5 placement in an opportunity class in 2020 opens on Tuesday 30 April 2019 and closes on Friday 17 May 2019. You must apply by the due date. Closing dates for applications are strictly observed. The placement program operates on a very tight schedule and involves the use of external contractors who cannot accommodate late additions to the candidature for testing. There can be no exceptions made on compassionate grounds. The only circumstances under which a late application can be considered are: where parents are applying for placement of their children in rural and...

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Gifted and Talented Students

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Gifted students are usually placed in school environments that are filled with pressure. Although students often need these accelerated tracks to keep them from getting bored in school, the demands of both the coursework and the environment of other gifted students can cause a great deal of stress.  Children may work so hard to keep up (and stay ahead) that they begin to burn out from stress—which can be a dangerous state, both physically and mentally. Stress can create a vicious cycle, as it is more difficult to concentrate and pay attention when stressed, so students may experience low performance, leading them...

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