ICP for entry Melbourne High, Mac Robertson Gilrs, Cory High, Nossal High, John Monash Science in 2021

Published on 15/04/2021

Year 9 Selective Entrance Examination for entry Melbourne High, Mac Robertson Girls, Nossal High & Cory High school in 2022

The Year 9 Selective Entrance Examination date for entry Melbourne High, Mac Robertson Girls’ High, Nossal High and Suzanne Cory High is scheduled on  Saturday 19th June 2021 at Melbourne Show Grounds in Flemington. Melbourne High school takes 308 boys, Mac Robertson Girls’ High takes 225 girls, Nossal High (Berwick) and Suzanne Cory (Werribee) each will take up to 200 boys and girls. All current Year 8 students (Australian citizens or residents only) are eligible to register Year 9 selective entrance examination. Students will be tested on Verbal Reasoning, Numerical Reasoning, Mathematics, Reading Comprehension and Essay Writing (it can be a Persuasive or Creative essay) within three hours. These tests are not neccessarily based on curriculum.

Current Year 9 students can register for Year 10 Selective Entrance Examination to gain entry at John Monash Science school and the four selective schools above. The Year 10 entrance exam date is set by each school, hence the exam dates would be different. To find out the exam date set by each school, please follow the school links on the next paragraph.

INTENSIVE COACHING PROGRAM (ICP)

This course is aimed at helping students to gain entry into Melbourne High, Mac Robertson Girls’ High, Nossal High, Suzanne Cory High and John Monash Science schools. Our Intensive Coaching Program (ICP) is conducted once a year from the begining of Term 2. Our ICP this year is scheduled on Saturday 1st May and Sunday 2nd May in 2021.

How to join the ICP?

Students who are currently in Year 7, 8 and 9 level can attend the ICP course. Prior to joining the ICP course, all students are required to sit for ICP Entrance Examination which is scheduled on 10th April 2021 at the University of Melbourne (subject to COVID-19 restriction). Placement exam can be arranged on a different date to suit your time with $10 extra.

ICP Exam – When & Where? (10th April 2021 at Melbourne University)

Exam Date:  ICP exam is scheduled on Saturday 10th April 2021 betwwen 12PM and 4PM.
Exam Venue: The Wilson Hall inside The University of Melbourne (Parkville).

Where is The Wilson Hall located?

Wilson Hall is located at Parkville Campus. Students can get to the University of Melbourne by TRAMs. Parents can drive into the university to drop off and pick up children via Gate 10 on Grattan Street. Click here for Google Map.

What if my child could not attend the ICP Exam on that day?

A placement exam is scheduled between 10AM and 1PM on Saturday 24th April 2021 in Clayton and Footscray. This will attract $10 extra on top of testing fee.

ICP classes – When & Where?

ICP classes will be conducted at one of the following campuses: (Click on ‘campus’ below for Google Map)
Clayton campus – SATURDAY (1.00 – 4.00). Course length: (1/5 – 12/6).
Footscray Campus – SATURDAY (1.00 – 4.00). Course length: (1/5 – 12/6).
Footscray Campus – SUNDAY (9.30 – 12.30). Course length: (2/5 – 13/6).
St Albans Campus – SUNDAY (1.30 – 4.30). Course length: (2/5 – 13/6).

How to register the ICP Exam?

To be eligible to join the ICP, students are required to take the ICP Entrance Exam. The exam fee is $80. Exam registration can be made online. After submitting online registration, an instant message displays on your screen with payment instructions. Test fee can be made via netbank transfer or deposit at Commonwealth Bank of Australia. You could also send a cheque payable to “St. Vincent Institute of Education” and post it to “PO BOX 4067, The University of Melbourne, Parkville 3052”.

Payment by cash or cheque can be made at one of the following campuses:

Clayton campus – SATURDAY (10.00 – 4.00)
Footscray Campus – SATURDAY (10.00 – 4.00)
St Albans Campus – SUNDAY (10.00 – 4.00)

Campus addresses can be found at the bottom of this page, or just click on any ‘campus’ above for interactive Google Map.

When is exam registration closed?

ICP Exam registration is closed by 2nd April 2021.

Important Dates:
  • Year 9 Entrance Examination into Melbourne High & Mac Robertson Girls’ High is scheduled on Saturday 19/06/2021.
  • Registration is extended until Friday 28/05/2021.
  • Exam Venue: Melbourne Show Grounds in Flemington.
    For further information, please contact us on (03) 9317 7999,
    or (0404) 121 929 or email [email protected]
FOOTSCRAY Campus
Footscray High School (old Gilmore)
298 Barkly Street
Footscray VIC 3011
SATURDAY (10:00AM - 12:30PM)
FOOTSCRAY Campus
Footscray High School
298 Barkly Street
Footscray VIC 3011
SATURDAY (1:30PM - 4:00PM)
CLAYTON Campus
Westall Secondary College
88 Rosebank Ave
Clayton South VIC 3169
SATURDAY (10:00PM - 4:00PM)
ST ALBANS Campus
St Albans Secondary College
289 Main Road East
St Albans VIC 3021
SUNDAY (10:00AM - 4:00PM)
BRISBANE Campus
St Mark's School
92 Lilac St
Inala QLD 4077
SATURDAY (10:00AM - 12:30PM)