North Sydney Boys High School

Vincit qui se vincit

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.

Year 7

Applications for selective high school placement in Year 7 in 2020 open on 9 October 2018 and close on 12 November 2018.

The Selective High School Placement Test is on 14 March 2019. For application information, click here.

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 2019

If you are interested in applying for entry to Years 8-11 in 2019, applications will be available from 22 June 2018, 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 22 June 2018. 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 2019 close on 27 July 2018. The Selective Entrance Exam for all applicants will be conducted at the school on Monday 6 August 2018.

In submitting an application, applicants should include:

  • DoE Application form.
  • NSBHS Summary of Achievements form.
  • Non-refundable application fee of $100. This may be paid by Online Payments. Alternatively cash and cheque payments may be made in person at the Administration Office.
  • Copies of the applicant's two most recent semester reports.
  • Evidence of co-curricular involvement and achievements.
  • Attach a copy of student's birth certificate or passport that verifies the name shown on the application.

Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications will not be accepted via email. All applications must be sent by mail or handed in at the Administration Office. If you are paying by Online Payments you must include a copy of your online payment receipt.

Advice of the outcome of applications will be posted to all applicants.

Application package forms

  • Letter from the Principal about how to apply
  • Application package information for Year 8 to Year 11
  • Department of Education (DoE) application form for Year 8 to Year 11
  • Applicant's summary of achievements (PDF 97 KB)
  • Identification form for entrance test

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.