Scholarships Sandringham Campus 2018

Scholarships 2018

Firbank Grammar offers scholarships to outstanding students in many areas. Firbank is committed to offering scholarships to exceptional students who will take advantage of the opportunities presented to them.

Scholarships are normally 50% remission of tuition fees. A greater, and in some cases full remission, may be awarded to an outstanding student at the School's discretion. The number of scholarships offered will vary depending on the quality of the applicants. Junior Campuses - Brighton and Sandringham - scholarships awarded in Years 3 and 4, are tenable until the end of Year 6. All other scholarships are tenable until Year 12, subject to satisfactory continuing performance.

The Enrolment Fee and Interest Free Deposit are payable on acceptance of an offer of scholarship.

 

ACADEMIC

Firbank offers a diverse and challenging curriculum which provides excellent pathways to tertiary education. Our VCE results are consistently outstanding. 

 

JUNIOR SCHOOL ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIPS - Sandringham Campus – 18 March 2017

Criteria

  • For girls and boys entering Years 3 to 6 inclusive in 2018.
  • Awarded on the basis of the results of the Edutest examination and subject to an interview.
  • Firbank Grammar students and external candidates are eligible.

Photo ID will be required on testing day. For Junior School students this can be their class photo, with their name on the photo. 

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GENERAL EXCELLENCE

Available to external students and those currently attending Firbank.

For boys, the Scholarship is tenable from year of entry to Year 6. For girls, entering Year 3 or 4, the Scholarship is tenable to Year 6. For girls entering Years 5 and above, it is tenable to Year 12.

The student must demonstrate participation in a variety of co-curricular programs, activities in the wider community and performance as recorded in School Reports. The student’s School Report and most recent NAPLAN test results (Year 4 and above) will be considered, as are references.

At the Sandringham Campus, successful candidates are interviewed by the Head of Junior School, prior to a formal offer being made.

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SPORTING

Available to external students and those currently attending Firbank.

For boys, the Scholarship is tenable from year of entry to Year 6. For girls, entering Years 3 or 4, the Scholarship is tenable to Year 6. For girls entering Years 5 and above, it is tenable to Year 12.

The student’s School Report and most recent NAPLAN test results will be considered as are references.

Select candidates will be interviewed by the Head of Junior School and the Director of PE and Sport, together with another member of the PE Department or relevant coaching staff and make recommendations to the Deputy Principal-School Development.

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MUSIC

Available to external students and those currently attending Firbank.

Awarded at Years 5 and 6.

For boys, the Scholarship is tenable from year of entry to Year 6. For girls entering Years5 or 6, it is tenable to Year 12.

These are awarded following a recommendation from the Co-Directors of Music based on the results of an audition, an interview, and performance in School Reports and NAPLAN test results. A condition of acceptance is participation in the School’s music program.

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