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Academic Merit/ Excellence Programs

 

Academic Merit Entry is available to students in years 7 to 12. Students are selected in order of merit from the documents submitted for evaluation. The number of available places will depend on whether the enrolment capacity has been met for that particular year level.

How do I apply?

 

Academic Merit Entry Applications will be assessed on the following:

 
  • School reports from previous two semesters
  • Most recent NAPLAN results
  • Documentary evidence of achievements to support the application, including certificates from external competitions (ICAS, Australian Maths comp, Language Perfect comp etc) or references from current school teachers etc
 

All of the above documents are to be submitted for evaluation with an Application for Merit​ Entry All Year Levels (PDF, 216 KB) ​to the main office for your student to be considered for Academic Merit at Benowa.

 
 

Year 7 2018 Academic Excellence Program Entry:

Academic Excellence Programs include Academic French ImmersionWaldorf Education, Academic STEM, Academic Merit. Students wanting to gain entry into these programs will be required to sit an entrance exam. 2018 Entry Exam will be held on Sunday, 19 March 2017.

How do I Apply?

 

Academic Excellence Applications will be assessed on the following:

  • School reports from previous two semesters
  • Most recent NAPLAN results.
  • Documentary evidence of achievements to support the application, including certificates from external competitions (ICAS, Australian Maths comp, Language Perfect comp etc)
 

All of the above documents are to be submitted for evaluation with an Application for Merit and Excellence enrolment Yr 7-2018 (PDF, 220 KB).pdf ​ to the main office. Both online registration and application forms must be completed for your student to be eligible to sit the exam.

 

Please note: If you are unsuccessful in gaining entry into one of our Academic Excellence Programs in Year 7, enrolment places may be offered in under Academic Merit depending on enrolment capacity.