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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #60 on: July 11, 2019, 06:46:44 pm »
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Do go to tuition for those selective school exams?

No i don't (i did attend james an, north shore & Qs school in the previous years but i find that it doesn't help)

Do you?

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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #61 on: July 11, 2019, 06:50:09 pm »
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No i don't (i did attend james an, north shore & Qs school in the previous years but i find that it doesn't help)

Do you?
Nope they don't help at all, they are just there to make money. Legit some people don't go tutoring at all and self study the whole time, yet they still get into a selective school.

Also selective school tutoring could cost $1000 or above, it's way too expensive. I rather save up that money for a private school.
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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #62 on: July 11, 2019, 06:54:54 pm »
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Nope they don't help at all, they are just there to make money. Legit some people don't go tutoring at all and self study the whole time, yet they still get into a selective school.

I started going to tutor since i was 5 and i guess it did made me 'smarter' than the rest of my peers AT THAT TIME. But i entered high school and tutor doesn't become an advantage for me anymore.

Also selective school tutoring could cost $1000 or above, it's way too expensive. I rather save up that money for a private school.

Especially for those selective school tutoring who says "guaranteed entry into _____" they're just ripping off money :/
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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #63 on: July 11, 2019, 06:58:39 pm »
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I started going to tutor since i was 5 and i guess it did made me 'smarter' than the rest of my peers AT THAT TIME. But i entered high school and tutor doesn't become an advantage for me anymore.
Yeah tutor at a younger year does give advantages, but tutor at an older year well not really anymore. I went tutor and back then I knew more then my peers AT THAT TIME. However now I went tutor and my peers still do better than me.

Tutor is more beneficial to younger year levels, when we are at this year level its not too useful. Yeah definitely rip off, those tutors are just preparing you, but the true person doing the test is you.
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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #64 on: July 11, 2019, 07:03:28 pm »
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Tutor is more beneficial to younger year levels, when we are at this year level its not too useful. Yeah definitely rip off, those tutors are just preparing you, but the true person doing the test is you.

Tutor at our year level is useful if you are falling behind in class and would like some extra help i guess.

How have you been preparing for EBS this week? I keep procrastinating lol  :'( :'(

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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #65 on: July 12, 2019, 12:48:27 am »
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Tutor at our year level is useful if you are falling behind in class and would like some extra help i guess.

How have you been preparing for EBS this week? I keep procrastinating lol  :'( :'(
I kinda have been busy with something else, yeah I do that a lot. Don't worry Ebs should be the easiest school you encounter.

I am kinda an average student, so I am not falling behind. But if you are then I suggest looking at why you are behind and remove the problem.
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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #66 on: July 12, 2019, 08:06:40 pm »
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I kinda have been busy with something else, yeah I do that a lot. Don't worry Ebs should be the easiest school you encounter.

I am kinda an average student, so I am not falling behind. But if you are then I suggest looking at why you are behind and remove the problem.

We gotta start studying, 15 days to go :| ..... true but i wouldn't want to miss the chance of getting in  ;)


Oh i'm not falling behind either  :)

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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #68 on: July 29, 2019, 08:37:54 am »
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So guys how did Ebss exam go?

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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #69 on: July 29, 2019, 10:25:55 am »
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For Ebs around 150 ppl sat the exam and it is estimated around 80 will get in cause last year they only had 75 accepted.
And don't worry abt uni high guys cause only max of 5% is accepted from every school, so around 40 of them applied so not many will get in.
And how did u guys go?
 i kinda found maths and science hard :( 

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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #70 on: August 01, 2019, 09:35:31 pm »
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For Ebs around 150 ppl sat the exam and it is estimated around 80 will get in cause last year they only had 75 accepted.
And don't worry abt uni high guys cause only max of 5% is accepted from every school, so around 40 of them applied so not many will get in.
And how did u guys go?
 i kinda found maths and science hard :(
There are no 5% rule at EBSS and also we asked the teacher there and she said 130 sat the exam, so we are lucky and many did not turn up either.

Well as for me, math was kinda easy. Science was hard and reading was hard as hell. The essay was alright for me.

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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #71 on: August 01, 2019, 10:46:59 pm »
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I screwed up maths big time, did okay in science, and I think I did not bad in all the English parts.

Does anyone know when results will be sent to us?

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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #72 on: August 02, 2019, 09:53:53 pm »
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I screwed up maths big time, did okay in science, and I think I did not bad in all the English parts.

Does anyone know when results will be sent to us?
9/8/2019 is when our results are coming out and I did guess a lot so I understand your point.

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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #73 on: August 02, 2019, 10:58:15 pm »
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9/8/2019 is when our results are coming out and I did guess a lot so I understand your point.

Thanks.
All the best with your application!

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Re: EBSS SELECTIVE SCHOOL EXAM HELP!!!!
« Reply #74 on: August 03, 2019, 01:35:56 pm »
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Thanks.
All the best with your application!
Thank you very much.