Sporting Selective Entry


​​​​​​​​​​​​​Brisbane State High School has a proud sporting tradition, and students who enrol under this category are expected to participate in their entry sport for the duration of their enrolment at State High.

We have a strong commitment to the:

  • Great Public Schools' (GPS) Association of Qld Inc​
  • Queensland Girls' Secondary School Sporting Association (QGSSSA)
  • Brisbane Schoolgirls’ Rowing Association (BSRA) programs.

Year 7, 2021 Selective Entry Enrolment Information

On Tuesday 11 February 2020, an Enrolment Information Session was held at Brisbane State High School for parents and guardians of students enrolling in Year 7, 2021 via Selective Entry. Download the presentation and information sheet from the Information Session below:

Applications have now closed | Refer to Enrolment Timelines (PDF, 569KB) information. 

Achievement Level

Evidence of student performance and specific information in the selected activity should accompany your application. For example:

  • official results from regional competition or equivalent
  • performance outcomes
  • player statistics
  • player position (if applicable)
  • coach references
  • representative team photo (if available).

Girls Sports

The following sports are eligible for sporting Selective Entry enrolment:

Boys Sports

The following sports are eligible for sporting Selective Entry enrolment:

Banner with information about enrolment opportunities for students who participate in netball, rugby or swimming.

Banner with information about enrolment opportunities for students who play cricket

Years 8 to 11 process

Applications have now closed.

Applicants for Years 8–11 must provide:

All places for Selective Entry in Years 8 - 11 are subject to availability.

Submitting Your Application

1. Before you apply

Please review these documents carefully to ensure you have the required documentation available to support a Sporting Selective Entry enrolment application:

2. Completing an application

Incomplete applications cannot be accepted.

3. Submitting your application

Due to the current COVID-19 situation our school is temporarily closed to visitors therefore we request that all enrolment applications be submitted via email or post. 

Enrolment application packages must include the relevant supporting documentation along with a completed Prospective Student Enrolment Application Form (PDF, 849KB)

Original documents to be sighted by our Enrolment Office at a later date (to be advised).

Email | Scan and save all enrolment application paperwork in original format together with the required supporting documentation as a PDF file. Reduce the size of the application package to a .zip file format before emailing, if necessary.

Email to:

Mail | Post your completed enrolment application package to:

Brisbane State High School
Corner Cordelia and Glenelg Streets​​​​
South Brisbane Qld 4101

Brisbane State High School cannot accept any responsibility for documents sent by mail.

Original documents included in the application can be returned by post if the application includes a self-addressed, stamped envelope.​ (recommended)

For further information regarding Sporting Selective Entry enrolment, please contact the Enrolments Office.

Contact our Enrolment Office:

Office hours are 8.00am to 4.00pm Monday to Friday, during school terms only.

Email | 

Phone | +61 7 3291 4111

Last reviewed 16 September 2020
Last updated 16 September 2020