Selective School Resources & Past Papers ** New Free Content**

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Tackling the  Selective School Test – A presentation and intensive study given to year 6 students sitting for the Selective Schools Test

Sample Empower General Ability Homework – Sample Year 5 General Ability Homework

Sample Writing Test (Informative) – Sample written expression exercises that are completed in class and marked with detailed feedback

Sample Writing Test (Creative)  Sample written expression exercises that are completed in class and marked with detailed feedback


Useful links

The NSW Public Schools website have published exam papers which can be used by students as sample tests. Click on the links below to open each test, the answers are included at the end of the test paper. More information is available at the NSW Public Schools Website. 

These sample test papers have been provided to help students become more familiar with the tests. Please note that some material has been omitted for copyright reasons.

Selective School Test Past Papers

2001 – Test 1 – Reading Test

2001 – Test 2 – Maths Test

2001 – Test 3 – General Ability Test

2002 – Test 2 – Maths

2002 – Test 3 – General Ability Test
2003 – Test 2 – Maths Test

2003 – Test 3 – General Ability Test

Selective School Test Sample Papers

Reading sample test 1                                Maths sample test 1                                 General Ability sample test  1

Reading sample test 2                                Maths sample test 2                                General Ability sample test  2

Reading sample test 3                                Maths sample test 3                                General Ability sample test 3

Maths sample test 4                                   General Ability sample test  4