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cover image of article NAPLAN PAR - Phase 2
Friday, 24 April 2015

NAPLAN PAR - Phase 2

The packages of 2015 NAPLAN test materials are currently being delivered to all schools.

The special print test materials (large print, Braille and electronic tests) are due to arrive separately by the Wednesday 6 May.

The Participation and Registration (PAR) website can now be accessed by schools for updating information prior to test week.

The principal, or their delegate, should:

  • complete the ‘Statement of Compliance’, if PAR Phase 1 was not accessed
  • check students listed in ‘Student Test Participation’ - add newly enrolled students and delete students who have left
  • check the spelling of all student names in ‘Student Test Participation’. This will ensure student reports are printed with the correct student details
  • check the quantities of test materials without opening the tamper-proof packaging, then complete ‘Test Materials Received’
  • request additional materials via ‘Additional Materials Request’ if shortages identified
  • access ‘Documents and Forms’ to download handbooks, consent forms and application forms for scribe and computer use. Scribe applications close on Friday 1 May

Two interactive presentations for NAPLAN coordinators and test administrators can be downloaded from the PAR ‘Documents and Forms’ screen:

  • NAPLAN 2015 Guidelines for NAPLAN coordinators
  • NAPLAN 2015 Guidelines for test administrators

The PAR Manual can be downloaded from the PAR Login screen.

For more information, contact:
NAPLAN team
naplan.nsw@bostes.nsw.edu.au
(02) 9367 8382



cover image of article 2015 HSC examination timetable
Friday, 24 April 2015

2015 HSC examination timetable

Personal HSC timetables are available to students on Wednesday 29 April via their Students Online account.

Schools are asked to encourage their HSC students to log in to their accounts to check their personal details and timetables. If students expect to sit an HSC VET course examination, they must ensure that it is listed in their personal timetable.

Schools can also download their 2015 HSC written examination timetable on Wednesday 29 April via Schools Online.

The full HSC written examination timetable will be published on the BOSTES website on Monday 4 May.

For more information, contact:
Bronwyn Hughes
Head, Examination and Marking Support
bronwyn.hughes@bostes.nsw.edu.au
(02) 9367 8223



April 24, 2015
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