1. mary555

    90+ ATAR Likelihood

    hi, i'm in year 10 and subject selection is coming up, so I was wondering what the likelihood of receiving of a 90+ atar is with the subjects i'm thinking about taking: - advanced english - extension 1 english - studies of religion 1 (compulsory in my school) - advanced maths - modern history -...
  2. S

    is a high atar still possible?

    hi everyone, i'm really stressed at the moment for my year12 atar. i haven't been putting in much effort into studying for assesment tasks and after receiving back my first few marks, i realised how much i need to lift my game. so far for my internal marks i got 20-35% for AT1 & AT2 Chemistry...
  3. imxprt

    Is it possible to get a high ATAR of 99.95 with standard English?

    I was wondering can you get a 99.95 ATAR with standard English? If you have 4U maths to carry it to the atar?
  4. W

    Should I drop Extension 2 maths?

    Hi! So I was wondering whether if it was worth it dropping extension 2 maths? Currently I'm undertaking advanced english, physics, chemistry, SOR 1 and, of course, extension 2 maths. I've talked to some people and most of them have told me I need to think smart and choose the decision that...
  5. T


    Ok so im in year 12 atm and i have 13 units which just feels like SO MUCH - my schools obsessed with having tons of units but i really wanna drop, my exams are in 3-5 weeks, so i cant drop a 2 UNIT COURSE till then, but i can drop extension courses, lemme list all my subjects and my marks + how...
  6. W

    Legal Studies State Rank Tutoring (99+ ATAR)

    LEGAL STUDIES Tutoring (IN-PERSON & ONLINE) Hi Everyone, I'm Will and I am currently in my second year of Law School at Sydney University. In 2019, I graduated with a 99+ ATAR, scored the highest band in all my subjects (English Adv, Maths Ext 2, Economics, Legal Studies) and placed 14th in NSW...
  7. Helpme2244

    Can I be ineligible for degree that I'm eligible for in the 1st round in the 2nd round?

    I got an atar of 88, and there's two courses I want to do. One with an atar of 92 (which I can get with adjustment points) and one with 88. I put the higher one first because i just want to see if I'm compatible for it but I don't know if I'll do it if I get it (it was a spur of the moment...
  8. W

    Is internal ranking really that important?

    Hi, So recently I discovered the importance of internal rankings and its impact on my final HSC mark/ATAR. I'm personally more of a science/math person, meaning that I will need to complete depth studies for two of my subjects (physics and chemistry). To be honest, depth studies are my weakest...
  9. C

    Please help. Need opinions with my atar

    Hi! Can someone tell me is it still possible for me to get 75+ atar with my ranks. I do horrible subjects in terms of scaling so I'm really scared. English Advanced 23/70 Maths Standard 39/80 Design and technology 7/22 Biology 22/59 Geography 2/23 Really need some opinions on this :( Good luck...
  10. M

    do i need to still get a good atar w early acceptance??

    i got offered early entry for western (law) and Macquarie Uni, and accepted the Macquarie one but does it mean I still need to get a good atar or can I chill?
  11. B

    Atar Estimate?

    Hi guys, if people could give me an ATAR estimate that would be great. Does anyone think 70 is possible?? Legal studies-73 (3/12) English- 75 (9/41) Society and Culture- 83 (3/11) PDHPE- 60 (4/23) Human Services- 65 (9/12)
  12. T

    ATAR <95 is... No

    Hi! I literally got this account earlier today to discuss this topic (you can probably tell from the title). My friend and i were discussing ATAR and what we want at the end of this highschool journey and we both kinda came to the same conclusion: anything below a 95 atar is low key ...meh...
  13. W

    Do I need 4 unit maths to get an ATAR above 99?

    Hello! So I'm currently in a state of dilemma because I'm contemplating whether I should take 4 unit maths (extension 2 mathematics) next term. So the subjects I'm currently undertaking are: English Advanced, Physics, Chemistry, Extension Maths and SOR. The thing is, my final advanced maths exam...
  14. Pablo_35

    Someone Estimate My ATAR !

    Hello members of BOS ! I just received all my subject rankings back and was wondering if you guys can help me estimate my ATAR. I go to a school that's around top 150. My ranks are: English Standard: 18/69 Maths Advanced: 32/63 Physics: 9/32 Chemistry: 17/34 Engineering Studies: 1/11 These...
  15. 4ng_03

    How ranks affect ATAR

    Hi guys, my friends and I were talking at school, and we don’t really understand how ranks affect ATAR. From the gist of the discussion, we know that ranks are “moderated” (still don’t really understand how), and the top mark in the exam is given to the top student. So, in order to really...
  16. G

    Possible to get 90+ atar with these marks?

    My internal marks are: English (standard) - 84% 4/42 Earth and Environmental - 90% 3/14 Biology - 86% 14/26 Business studies - 85% 15/48 Korean in context - 97% 2/33 Maths advanced - 62% 20/28 <<< it wouldn't count towards my atar Judging from my current internal marks, what would my...
  17. A

    Guide to Predicting HSC Marks

    Hey! Last year I sat the HSC and like most students, I tried my best to accurately predict my HSC marks (and thus, my ATAR) using my internal assessment ranks since my school didn't give us ATAR predictions. Long story short, I pretty accurately predicted my HSC marks (I was 1 mark off for...
  18. Bumblebee_18

    Subject Selection Help plz

    SO, I'm so so stressed for the subject selection, I'm stuck on 11 units and I can't decide on any more subjects because I'm kinda scared of what the workload and will be like. Our school interview was NOT helpful, the person in front of me kept talking and my appointment was delayed and...
  19. K

    Subjects for Medicine

    So at the moment my yr 11 subjects are: - Standard English - Standard Math - Chemistry - Biology - SOR - PDHPE I was in maths advanced in Term 1 but was moved down with a bunch of other students, as we'd 'perform better in standard'. My goal is to get into Medicine but now I'm not so sure with...
  20. G

    Actuary vs Optometry

    Hey all, I'm choosing between Actuarial Studies/IT at Macquarie and Optometry at Geelong/Queensland (I received both offers.) I live in Sydney and have an ATAR of 95.35. I love maths and science/physics so both courses really appeal to me. I've given this a lot of thought throughout the year and...