Apply for Gifted and Talented Secondary Selective Entrance programs

Our Gifted and Talented programs offer learning environments designed to challenge and inspire children to excel and thrive.

Offered at 24 select public secondary schools, including a fully selective academic school, an arts college, two regional schools and an online program, your child will study with like-minded peers and be taught by expert teachers and mentors who will extend and enrich their studies.

Our academic, arts and languages programs are designed to bring out your child’s exceptional creativity and academic talent.

You can apply for these programs no matter where you live and successful country applicants may be eligible to board at City Beach Residential College or Albany Residential College.

Applications open in October each year and close in February the next year.

For more information, including important dates, eligibility requirements, how to apply (including application guidelines) and information about testing visit the Department of Education's website.

Page reviewed 14 October 2020