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2019 Honours

 

The Gap State High School Honours Program is for high performing academic students who have the ability, initiative and a strong commitment to academic studies.  The students are provided with an innovative curriculum, resources and opportunities for those students who excel academically. Core learning is matched to skill levels of students and includes extension and acceleration opportunities.

NB. Students who are accepted into the Honours program are eligible to be accepted into the AMPed program.

Selection onto the program requires students to complete the following -

  • Complete the Application form  
  • Provide your latest school reports and Year 5 NAPLAN results

  • Provide written endorsement from a Referee and/or your current teacher 

  • Provide any supporting documents 

  • More information provided on the official application form  

Selection Process – Honours  

All students applying for entry must undertake an entrance Standard Entry Test.  The results from this test, academic results, NAPLAN and referee comment will be considered when assessing applications.  The testing and administration fee is $50.  It is non-refundable and payable when you lodge the Honours Application.   

Honours Application Dates for 2018 

1 June: Honours Applications Due

14 June: Honours test commences at 3:30 pm 

28 June: Round one offers emailed out 

19 July: Acceptance deadline 6:00pm

NB. Final offers may only be made at the end of the year once all in-catchment enrolments are confirmed and sufficient places remain available for those students who move into catchment. Unfortunately we will be unable to confirm a date for this however expect it to be late November, early December.  

Contact Details 

If you would like further details about the Honours program please contact: 

Mr Rex Bertrand 

HOD Junior Secondary 

Phone:3511 3888  or Email HONOURS@thegapshs.eq.edu.au