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Discover a world of opportunities in our Gifted and Talented programs.
Gifted and Talented Secondary Selective Entrance programs provide the opportunity for exceptionally able students to study in learning environments that challenge, inspire and empower them to excel every day.
Students in Gifted and Talented programs learn with like-minded peers, following an enriched curriculum designed for their needs, delivered by teachers with expert skills and knowledge. Access is provided to universities, industry bodies and mentoring programs with opportunities to take part in national and international competitions.
The selection process starts when students are in Year 5, testing in Year 6, with placement starting from Year 7. Limited vacancies may also be available for entry into Years 9, 10 and 11 only.
These Gifted and Talented academic, arts and languages programs are available at 24 select public secondary schools including:
Key dates, applicant guidelines and information to support you through the 2023 testing process.
Our programs are available at select schools across the state and online. There is residential support for country students.
The process of application, identification and results occurs over a period of several months.
All students applying for Gifted and Talented programs must sit the Academic Selective Entrance Test (ASET).
Results and offers of placement
Find out about your child's Academic Selective Entrance Test (ASET) performance report, and how to respond to an offer of placement.
Primary Extension and Challenge (PEAC)
The PEAC program is a part-time withdrawal program for Year 5 and 6 students in public schools.