2021 Year 12 ATAR course examinations
The 2021 Year 12 ATAR course written examinations are scheduled from:
Monday, 1 November to Friday, 19 November 2021.
The Year 12 ATAR course examination timetables will be available on this webpage on Wednesday, 9 June 2021. No information regarding the date of specific written examinations is available prior to this date.
The 2021 Year 12 ATAR course practical examinations are scheduled from:
Saturday, 25 September to Sunday, 17 October 2021. See the schedule below.
From Thursday, 9 September 2021, students will be able to download their Personalised written examinations timetable and Personalised practical examination timetable from the student portal at https://student.scsa.wa.edu.au/student-portal.
The Personalised written examinations timetable will contain the date, time and examination centre for the student’s written examinations. The Personalised practical examination timetable will contain the date, time, venue and location of the student’s practical examination.
2021 Year 12 ATAR course practical examinations schedule
- Saturday, 25 September to Sunday, 3 October (Saturday, Sunday and the public holiday included)
Aviation, Dance, Drama, Music and Physical Education Studies
- Saturday, 25 September to Sunday, 10 October (Saturday, Sunday and the public holiday included)
English as an Additional Language or Dialect (overseas schools)
- Saturday, 9 October to Sunday, 17 October (Saturday and Sunday included)
Chinese: Second Language, English as an Additional Language or Dialect (Western Australian schools), French: Background Language, French: Second Language, German: Background Language, German: Second Language, Indonesian: Second Language, Italian: Background Language, Italian: Second Language and Japanese: Second Language.
Schools will not be able to specify particular day/s for the practical examinations to be held for any student. Students from a school must be randomly allocated to examination times throughout all of the days allotted for a course. This process ensures anonymity for all candidates.
Schools are advised to plan activities such as school examinations, final-day assembly, graduation, valedictory dinners and leavers’ breakfast on dates other than those listed above.
Schools are requested to communicate the written and practical examination dates to students, teachers and parents. No allowance in the timetable can be made for holidays, work or personal arrangements.
The Year 12 ATAR course written examination scheduled date range for future years is below. Note that the proposed end date may alter given the policy states, ‘The written examination period will be for a period of approximately 15 weekdays.’
2022 Monday, 31 October – Friday, 18 November
2023 Monday, 30 October – Friday, 17 November
2024 Monday 28 October – Friday, 15 November