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Science excellence academy

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Steps to apply for program

Stage 1 process

  • Complete and return to the Trinity Bay State High School office the expression of interest (form 1 of 2) plus program application (form 2 of 2) due no latter than midday Tuesday in the final week of term 1.
  • Complete and return the Trinity Bay State High School general enrolment application package. Forms are located in the enrolment section of the website. The enrolment checklist, student enrolment form, enrolment agreement and state school consent form must be submitted with all excellence program applications.
  • Two photocopies of most current school report.
  • All other documents photocopied - no originals pleases (including proof of residency).
  • Out of catchment applicants - please include written statement outlining reasons why applying at Trinity Bay State High School.  This is referred to if your child is not accepted into an excellence program.
  • Can apply and be in more than one program - sometimes a choice between programs will need to be made due to organisation requirements. 

Stage 2 process

  • Applicants will be short listed for interview based on academic results, references and supporting information in the application.
  • An interview will consist of science based questions and personal tour of the science facilities. 

Notification of acceptance process

  • Unsuccessful applicants who did not reach interview stage will be notified by mail in as timely a fashion as possible, once shortlisting in early term two is completed.
  • Successful applicants will be notified by mail in term two and invited to a meet and greet night.
  • Review of unsuccessful applicants will be undertaken in the following year if your child is enrolled at Trinity Bay State High School, and will be based on teacher advice and high school academic success.
  • If your child is offered a position, parents will be required to contact the Trinity Bay State High School to formally accept or decline the offer. If the school does not receive communication from the parents by the due date stipulated in the offer, the school reserves the right to rescind the offer.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for this program your child must: 

  • show interest in science and demonstrate curiosity.
  • have a solid academic and behaviour record and maintain or exceed that standard in high school.
  • be prepared to act as Trinity Bay State High School ambassadors in various science events and shows.
  • attend early morning science academy lessons punctually and regularly upon program commencement.
  • complete all necessary procedures by advertised deadlines. 

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Last reviewed 10 June 2019
Last updated 10 June 2019