The Accelerated Curriculum and Enrichment program is an educational program designed to meet the needs of high performing, highly motivated students who are ready for the challenge of a complex, fast paced and integrated program of learning.
ACE testing is open to all Grade 6 students.
Due to restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, our ACE testing will occur online at the discounted cost of $80.00 per student on Saturday 15 May 2021.
To apply for testing please click the following link:
Round 1 of testing for the 2022 Year 7 ACE class will be conducted online at home on Saturday 15 May 2021. Applicants are able to register by clicking here.
The application process commences in the first half of 2021 and has four stages:
Step 1: Edutest Registration and Testing
Candidates must register to sit the ACE 2022 entrance test, which is administered by Edutest. Registrations are now open.
Students will complete the test online on Saturday 15 May 2021; applications close on Monday 10 May 2021. A payment of $80 is required as part of this registration.
Participation in the testing does not guarantee a place in the ACE Program.
Step 2: Submission of Forms
When you register for testing you will recieve some forms to fill out:
Along with these forms we would appreciate the following documents:
NOTE: Due to COVID-19 we understand that these documents may be difficult to source. If you are having difficulty supplying documents, please provide us with what you have available.
These forms may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org using the students name and 'ACE 2022' in the subject line or posted to Ashwood High School, Vannam Drive, Ashwood 3147
Step 3: Enrolment Application for Ashwood High School
Candidates must apply to Ashwood High School in the standard way. These forms are distributed by your primary school and must be submitted as part of the normal process for all primary school students.
Step 4: Interview
Candidates may be invited to take part in an interview. Families will be contacted later in the year.
Offers will be made in August 2021 for Round 1, or during October/November for Round 2. Candidates who are not initially offered a place in the ACE class will be added to a wait list, and may be offered a place later in the year if spaces open.