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 20 May 2022 for Year 7 intake 2023 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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