We work with the NSW community to drive improvements
in student achievement
Minimum Literacy and Numeracy Standard
Minister for Education Rob Stokes recently approved NESA’s Charter.
The Charter sets out our mission and purpose, objectives and functions, standards, values and operating principles as well as the Board’s role.
Tell us what you think
Consultation is open for draft HSC exam specifications for new Stage 6 English, Maths Standard, Science and History courses.
Consultation is also open for draft school-based assessment components and weightings for current Stage 6 Mathematics, Mathematics Ext 1 and Ext 2.
Feedback can be provided through online surveys or written submissions.
A guide for Year 10, 11 and 12 students
- Year 10 and 11 grades
- HSC subject selection
- Study resources
- Getting results
- Leaving school
A guide for parents in New South Wales
- Schooling in NSW
- Transitioning to school
- Primary school K–6
- High school and the HSC
News and updates
- 26 May 2017
- 26 May 2017
1 June 2017
HSC and Careers Expo at Moore Park, Sydney (runs for 4 days)
22 June 2017
Western Sydney Careers Expo at Sydney Olympic Park (runs for 4 days)
15 September 2017
HSC school assessment marks and HSC Life Skills outcomes to be submitted
16 October 2017
HSC written examinations begin
27 October 2017
Year 11 grades and Life Skills outcomes to be submitted
10 November 2017
All HSC written examinations finish