Specialist Program Enrolments

Governor Stirling Senior High School

Interested in applying your student into an Approved Specialist Program for high school?
Applications are now open and close Friday 5 May 2023 for Year 7 intake 2024 into;

• Arts Media Approved Specialist Program
• Engineering Approved Specialist Program
• AFL Football Approved Specialist Program

Each specialised program is delivered via 4 hours of tuition per week. These programs equip your student with in-depth knowledge and skills to pursue a career in these areas. They will enjoy a rich learning environment that is both challenging and stimulating, taught by experienced teachers with specialised knowledge, helping students reach their full potential.

To apply online today click https://www.govo.wa.edu.au/online-enrolment-specialist-programs/

*Approved Specialist Programs are also available to students living outside our local intake area.

Entry Requirements

Stage 1 requirements

Entry into a Specialist Program is through a selection process. Students apply directly to the school (links below).

All applicants complete a academic test (Artsmedia and Engineering) or physical try out (AFL) for Stage 1.

Successful applicants will go onto Stage 2 testing. All applicants will be advised via email. Dates of stages are viewable on the links below.

Stage 2 requirements

Artsmedia – submission of folio and 1 hour workshop.

Engineering – face to face interview with Engineering Coordinator.

AFL – face to face interview with AFL Coordinator.

Students apply the previous year for entry in the following year (Year 6 for entry in Year 7). Year 5 students may also register their interest to receive information about future places by contacting the school on (08) 6274 0300.

When applying online, please include;

  • a written reference from your school (AFL applicants need two references, one from the school and one from their Footy club).
  • a copy of your most recent (2) school reports and NAPLAN reports.
  • any other recent certificates or awards.

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