Rutherford Public School

Together We Strive

Telephone02 4932 5900

Opportunity Class Placement

Entry to the class is via assessment through the Selective Schools Unit, Sydney.  Students are required to complete an exam while in Year 4. The exam is held in July each year with the results sent to parents in late October/ early November.

The exam consists of an English component, mathematics and general ability components. The results of this test, combined with school assessment and other information about academic merit, will form the basis of any offer made.

For information on the selection procedures and dates for this year's exam, contact the High Performing Students Unit.

Postal Address: Locked Bag 53 Darlinghurst NSW 1300  


Phone: 1300 880 367                 

Fax: 02 9266 8435


Important Dates

Term 2 2018

Online Applications - Tuesday 1st May to Friday 18 May 2018.

Late applications are not accepted.

Term 3 2018

Opportunity Class Placement Test - Wednesday 1st August 2018

Term 4 2018

Outcome Advice - The outcome of applications will be sent in mid-October.