1. Be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident
2. Turn age 7, 8 or 9 in calendar year 2020^
3. Have a psychologist-administered, recognised IQ test* report that shows they are in the:
> Top 5th percentile in one or more sub-scales (eg. Comprehension, Matrix Reasoning, etc.), and
> Top 20th percentile in three or more other sub-scales.
4. Be able to read and write at (Victorian Curriculum) Level 2 or above, as evidenced by a teacher’s report, a NAPLAN test result or a skills-based assessment
^Depending on numbers, there is some chance that we may end up also accepting some children turning age 10 in the calendar year 2020 - please watch this space after Applications for Enrolments open.
*Recognised IQ tests include:
> The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, Fourth Edition (WISC-IV Australian) [ages 6 to 16 years, 11 months]
> The Wechsler Preschool & Primary Scale of Intelligence – Third Edition (WPPSI-III Australian) [ages 2 years, 6 months to 7 years, three months], and
> The Stanford-Binet.
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