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Balgowlah Heights Public School

Balgowlah Heights Public School

Excellence and Opportunity

Telephone02 9948 2225

Emailbalgowlaht-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Opportunity class Year 5

Key dates for Year 5 Opportunity Class of 2022

  • Orientation day Wednesday 20 October 2021 from 11:30 - 12:30pm
  • The Opportunity Class will commence on Monday 31 January 2022 at 9:30am

Virtual School Tour

Opportunity Class 2022

Enrolment process (when offered a place)

Please follow the three step process to enrol your child at Balgowlah Heights Public School Year 5 2022 Opportunity Class.

STEP 1:  

Apply for enrolment online .

If you are not eligible to use the online form or prefer not to, you can download an application to enrol (PDF 768.4KB).

The application form must be completed in English. However, a translated application to enrol may help you to fill out the form in English.

STEP 2:

Collect the following documents which are required to support your child’s enrolment at our school: 

  • Proof of student’s residential address.
  • Birth certificate and proof of citizenship by way of passport.
  • Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) Immunisation History Statement.

STEP 3:

The following documents must also be provided to the school:

Uniform Shop

To order the school uniform, please print and complete the 
order form below and email to to bhpsuniformshop@gmail.com.
Our uniform shop manager will let you know when your order is ready to be collected.
Uniforms can be collected on Thursday 27 January and Friday 28 January 2021 from the main school office.
If you would like to try on uniforms, you will need to make an appointment through the website listed below.
www.schoolinterviews.com.au and enter the event code ry7qz.
For more information see our uniform shop webpage.

Interested in joining the BHPS Band?

If your child is interested in joing our Band program please contact the Band Coordinator, Mrs Caroline Fechner at bhpsconcertband@optusnet.com.au for more information visit the Band website https://www.bhpsband.com

Opportunity Classes (OC)

Opportunity classes are available for academically gifted and talented students in Years 5 and 6.

Each year the school has an intake of 30 Year 5 students. To qualify for this intake students must sit an external academic examination in Year 4 and be selected to attend the class.

The Opportunity Classes are integrated into the Stage 3 program and leadership structures.

For more information visit the website: https://education.nsw.gov.au/public-schools/selective-high-schools-and-opportunity-classes/year-5