2017 Direct School Admission Exercise

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The 2017 Direct School Admission (DSA-JC) exercise for admission into JC1 in 2018 opens on 8 May 2017

The college is looking for outstanding talents, particularly in Chinese Orchestra, Choir, Dance, Drama, Symphonic Band, Floorball, Tennis, Volleyball (Boys), Basketball (Boys), Hockey (Girls), Field (Boys), Softball (Boys) and more. Please refer to our Admission Criteria for a full list of relevant Sports and Performing Arts CCAs.

Interested students should send the completed application form to eunoiajc@moe.edu.sg (Attn: Mr Charles Cheak). Applications must reach the college by 9 Jun 2017.

Eligibility

The DSA-JC exercise allows all Secondary 4 students with special talents and achievements to apply to Eunoia Junior College directly.

Successful applicants are guaranteed a place in the college provided they meet the eligibility criteria for admission to a JC after the release of their GCE ‘O’ Level results. Students admitted under DSA-JC are expected to honour their commitment to the college.

 

Selection Process

Applicants go through two selection phases.

 

PHASE 1: TRIALS / AUDITIONS

Applicants may be invited by the college to attend a trial / audition.

PHASE 2: INTERVIEW

Applicants who successfully cleared the previous selection phase may be required to attend an interview. Interviews will be conducted in July 2017.

 

Admission Criteria

Applicants must be current Secondary 4 students in local schools and confident of handling the rigour of the A-Level Curriculum at Eunoia Junior College. We are looking for students with outstanding achievements and talents in the following areas:

 

AREA
SELECTION CRITERIA
SPORTS

·  Badminton
·  Basketball
·  Floorball
·  Hockey (Girls)
·  Netball (Girls)
·  Softball
·  Squash
·  Table Tennis
·  Tennis
·  Track and Field
·  Volleyball

Students should demonstrate passion and strong ability in their niche area.

They should meet one or more of the following criteria:

·  Achievement / awards in international / regional / national / zonal competitions;

·  Represented the country or Singapore Schools

PERFORMING ARTS

·  Chinese Orchestra
·  Choir
·  Dance
·  Drama
·  Symphonic Band

Students should demonstrate passion and strong ability in their niche area.

They should meet one or more of the following criteria:

·  Participated in Singapore Youth Festival

·  Achievement / awards in international / regional / national competitions

 

Application Process

Students who are keen to join EJC via the DSA-JC exercise must submit the application form to eunoiajc@moe.edu.sg (Attn: Mr Charles Cheak) by 9 Jun 2017.

Shortlisted applicants will be notified by phone for a sports trial or audition at a given date and time. During the session, please bring along your hardcopy application form and all supporting documents, which may include the following:

 

  • Secondary school CCA record
  • Secondary 3 Mid-Year Exam results slip (or equivalent)
  • Secondary 3 End-of-Year Exam results slip (or equivalent)
  • Secondary 4 Continual Assessment results slip (or equivalent)
  • Secondary 4 Mid-Year Exam results slip (or equivalent)
  • Any other documents that might support your application

 

Applicants who are not shortlisted will receive an email notification by 21 Jun 2017.

Applicants who have completed the sports trial or audition may be required to attend an interview with the College Admissions Committee. Candidates will be notified by phone.

Successful applicants will receive a Letter of Offer by 25 Jul 2017. Applicants who have been placed on the waiting list will be notified via phone. Applications who are not offered a place in the DSA-JC exercise will be notified via email.

Successful applicants are required to accept our offer by 28 Jul 2017, 3pm. Applicants on waiting list will be informed of their final application outcome by 26 Jul 2017.

For more information, please refer to the Ministry of Education DSA-JC website or its FAQ section.

For further enquiries on the EJC DSA-JC exercise, please contact Mr Charles Cheak, Deputy Head (CCA) at 6351 8388 or email eunoiajc@moe.edu.sg.