Students residing within the school’s zone, or who have a prior association with the school, have priority right of entry.
If there are more applicants in the priority groups than there are places available, selection will be by ballot conducted in accordance with instructions issued by the Secretary under Section 11G(1) of the Education Act 1989.
There are 280 places available for Year 9 students in 2018.
Students residing within the school’s zone have priority right of entry. If there are still places available after the receipt of applications from students within the zone, other applications will be accepted in the following order of priority:
Siblings of current students of SBHS
Siblings of former students of SBHS
Sons of former students of SBHS
Sons of Board members or Board employees of SBHS
Any other applicants will be selected by ballot
Enrolment dates for Year 9 2019
Year 8 Open Day (invited schools) – Friday 11 May
Parents ‘meet the Headmaster’ evenings – Monday 7 to Thursday 10 May, 6.00-7.30pm
Community Open Night – Thursday 24 May, 6.30-8.30pm
Enrolments Open – Thursday 24 May
CV Gallagher Academic Scholarship Exam – Thursday 7 June, 1.00-3.00pm in the Assembly Hall
Enrolments Close – Friday 27 July
Ballot (if required) – Wednesday 31 July
Deadline for acceptance of places – Friday 24 August