Admission
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)

 

 

Saturday

9:00 am – 12:00 noon

 

 

Sunday / Public holiday

Closed

 

B.           Selection Criteria and Weighting

Interview:

 

Language competence in both English and Chinese

15%

Generic skills: comprehension and organisation, analysis
and problem solving, communication and presentation

15%

Social awareness

5%

Attitude

5%

Academic performance

50%

Videos (in English and Putonghua)

10%

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

 

評分準則及比重

面試:

中、英文的語文能力

15%

共通能力:理解及組織、分析及解難、溝通及表達能力

15%

社會意識

5%

態度

5%

學業成績

50%

錄像 (英語及普通話)

10%

操行良好或具專項才能為學校作出貢獻的申請者,將會獲得額外獎賞分數。

 

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
S1 Discretionary Places:

The interview will be held on 12 March 2022 (Saturday). A confirmation letter will be sent to individual applicants.

Subject to the latest development of the pandemic, online interviews may be arranged.

 

D.          Release of Results
Parents of successful applicants will be notified by mail and by phone on 31 March 2022.

 

E.           Enquiry after 31 March 2022
Enquiries can be sent to the School before 4 pm on 2 April 2022 (Saturday).