Important 2021 Updates

The AST is scheduled for Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 October 2021. See AST for more details.

The release of the ATAR will be delayed until Thursday 20 January 2022. See ATAR for more details

ACT Board of Senior Secondary Studies

The ACT Board of Senior Secondary Studies (ACT BSSS) is a statutory authority responsible for the certification of senior secondary school studies in government and non-government schools in the Australian Capital Territory.

21 Sep 2021

BSSS Review of C and E Course Classifications

The public consultation period has now closed. The committee will now consider all feedback that has been received through written submission, public consultation forums and survey questions. 

20 Aug 2021

AST 2021

As the ACT is in lockdown, the AST has been postponed until Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 October 2021.

ACT Scaling Test (AST)

Upcoming Events

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Labour Day

04 Oct 2021

Term 4 Begins

05 Oct 2021

ACT Senior Secondary System

Information about the ACT Secondary System including the Board, Policy and Procedures and the schools

Information for Students

Information for students including AST, Curriculum and Moderation

Information for Teachers

Information for teachers including AST, Curriculum and Moderation

Academic Integrity 

Information for teachers and students on Academic Integrity