Application for S1 Discretionary Places 2022-2023

The School is offering six Secondary One classes in 2022-2023. The number of Secondary One discretionary places for the 2022-2023 academic year is 59. Applications for discretionary places are open to all Primary Six students.

The SHCC Information Session will be held on 11 December 2021 (Saturday) from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm and 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm to give parents and students information about the School and application details. Please click this link for registration on or before 26 November 2021. A confirmation email will be sent to you by 3 December 2021.


A. Application Procedures

1. Click SHCC S1 DP Application forms to download the application form and the guidelines for application.

2. Submission of Application:

Submit the following items to the School Office in person during school office hours * between 3 January and 17 January 2022.

(i)     A completed SHCC Application Form with recent photographs affixed to the designated boxes.

(ii)    EDB Application Form for S1 discretionary places.

(iii)   Photocopies of all supporting documents (including copies of the Primary Five Annual Report card and Primary Six 1st term Report Card, certificates of achievement, etc.)

(iv)   Two self-addressed stamped envelopes

(v)    DVD(s) containing the required video(s)

(vi)   Student’s original HKID card (for verification)

Please note that recommendations from teachers/ Head of primary school are not required.

Note *

School office hours:

Monday – Friday

9:00 am – 4:00 pm

(Lunch hour: 12–1 pm)




9:00 am – 12:00 noon



Sunday / Public holiday



B.           Selection Criteria and Weighting (Updated on 19 February 2022)

Academic performance


Video (in English and Putonghua)


Services and Activities


Bonus marks will be given to students with good conduct/outstanding talents for contribution to the school.





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In view of the COVID-19 epidemic, the EDB has specially allowed submission of S1 DP applications by post.  Parents who have genuine difficulties in submitting the Application Forms in person or by their authorised representatives can click this for details.


C.          Interview (Updated on 19 February 2022)
The S1 DP Interview will be cancelled in light of the current epidemic development.

D.          Release of Results

Parents of successful applicants will be notified by mail and by phone on 4 May 2022.


E.           Enquiry after 4 May 2022
Enquiries can be sent to the School before 4 pm on 6 May 2022 (Friday).(Enquiry Form)