North Sydney Boys High School

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Telephone02 9955 4748


North Sydney Boys High School is an academically selective high school and all students must undertake the selection process. For detailed information about the school's enrolment policy, click here.

We will assess applications for non-local enrolment on a case-by-case basis.

Year 7

Applications for selective high school placement in Year 7 in 2021 open on 8 October 2019 and close on 11 November 2019. The Selective High School Placement Test is on 12 March 2020.

If you are enquiring about enrolment to Year 7 please contact the Department of Education's High Performing Students Unit.

Phone: 1300 880 367
Fax: 02 9266 8435

Year 8 to Year 11 in 2020

If you are interested in applying for entry to Years 8-11 in 2020, applications will be available from 21 June 2019, and will be posted on the school website after this date. Applications may also be collected from the school Administration Office during school hours after 21 June 2019. Further information about the selection process for entry to Years 8 to Year 11 may be found at the High Performing Students Unit website.

Applications for entry in 2020 close on 26 July 2019. The Selective Entrance Exam for all applicants will be conducted at the school on Monday 5 August 2019.

In submitting an application, applicants should include:

  • The Department of Education’s Years 8 to 12 entry to selective high schools in 2020 Application form.
  • North Sydney Boys High School’s Summary of School Achievements form and attach:
    • Copies of the applicant's two most recent semester reports
    • As applicable, copies of Year 7 and/or Year 9 NAPLAN reports
    • Evidence of co-curricular involvement and achievements
  • The Payment Form detailing your online receipt number for the non-refundable application fee of $100. Please see the MAKE A PAYMENT link at the top of this page to make your payment.

Incomplete applications or applications without payment will not be considered. You will receive a letter acknowledging receipt of your application which will also include a Student Identification Form which must be completed and brought on the day of the exam.

Application information to download

  1. The Department of Education’s Application Information (286KB)
  2. The NSBHS Application Package (361KB) which contains all the forms required for your application
  3. The Student Identification Form (124KB) which is required on the day of the exam

Please don’t hesitate to contact the school on 9955 4748 if you have any questions or require assistance.

Local enrolment area

Most schools have designated local enrolment areas. The School Finder shows our local enrolment area. Note: local enrolment areas are subject to change.

For more information, visit high school enrolment.

Download an application to enrol (PDF 5.9MB).

The application form must be completed in English. However, a translated application to enrol may help you to fill out the form in English.