Notice to Schools 46/2017 − 3 May 2017

2017 General Achievement Test (GAT) centres and Special Examination Arrangements

Principals/Directors, VCE Coordinators and VASS Administrators

Main Points

Schools are advised that Student Examination/Assessment Timetables and Special Examination Arrangements Advice Slips for the 2017 GAT are available on VASS from Monday 8 May.

The advice provided in the VASS Guide (docx - 70.13kb) should be read by VASS Administrators prior to producing and distributing the individual timetables and advice slips.

Note: Student Examination/Assessment Timetables and Special Examination Arrangements for 2017 VCE examinations are not finalised. This information will be available on VASS in the week commencing Monday 11 September.

Action Required

Principals/Directors and NAPLAN coordinators should:

  • ensure Student Examination/Assessment Timetables are produced and distributed to students
  • ensure Special Examination Arrangements Advice Slips are produced and distributed to students, chief supervisors and school personnel responsible for the conduct and administration of external assessments.

Critical Dates

Monday 8 May 2017 − Student Examination/Assessment Timetables and Special Examination Arrangements Advice Slips are available on VASS

Wednesday 14 June - GAT is held

Additional Information

Any queries should be directed as follows: