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Application for Admission to S1, 2014 - 2015

Eligibility for Admission and Selection Criteria

Application Dates and Procedure

Interview Dates and Time

Result Release Date and 
Important Notes

Eligibility for Admission :

  • Satisfactory academic results in P5 & P6 (with Grade B or above in Chinese, English, Mathematics, and General Studies).
  • Good Conduct (Grade B or above).
  • Priority will be given to students who are outstanding in sports, activities, or community service or have other achievements.

Selection Criteria : 
In the course of the S1 Discretionary Places Application period :

  • Interview performance 42%
  • EDB rank order 24%
  • Academic results at primary school 16%
  • Extra-curricular activities achievements (music, art, sports, service etc.) 10%
  • Conduct performance in primary school 8%

Before or after the S1 Discretionary Places Application period :

  • Interview performance 50 %
  • Academic results at primary school 32 %
  • Extra-curricular activities achievements (music, art, sports, service etc.) 10%
  • Conduct performance in primary school 8%

There are 3 methods for admission:

  • Apply during the Discretionary Places (DP) Application period
  • Through Central Allocation(CA)
  • Apply before or after the release of DP and CA results

Submit the completed application form, with a recent photo affixed,  in person together with the following supporting documents : 
(1) Copy of student’s identity document (birth       certificate, identity card, or passport); 
(2) Copy of S1 Allocation Slip issued by the EDB       through the primary school (applicable to  applications submitted on or after the DP and CA results release day ); 
(3) Copies of P5 & P6 academic results; and 
(4) Copies of attendance / merit certificates for       extra-curricular or community service activities.
Application forms can be obtained in person at our school or downloaded from our homepage.
Please also produce the following documents at the interview : 
(1) Original student’s identity document (birth       certificate, identity card, or passport); 
(2) Original S1 Allocation Slip issued by the EDB       through the primary school;
(3) Original P5 & P6 academic results; and 
(4) Original attendance / merit certificates for       extra-curricular or community service activities.

Applicable for Admission through Methods 1 & 3 Only:

  • For applications submitted before DP and CA results release day, notification for interview date and time will be made in writing / by phone. 
  • Eligible students who meet the entrance requirement and can produce or submit the requested documents as aforesaid in between the DP and CA results release day and S1 registration day will be granted an interview usually on the same day, while parents are also required to accompany their child for the interview.
  • For applications submitted on or after the S1 registration day, interviews will be granted at our own discretion.

Applicable for Admission through Methods 1 & 3 Only:

  • Entrance examination fee is $50 (We accept both cash and cheque. Please write a cheque payable to “Hon Wah College Management Committee Limited”).
  • Successful applicants will be notified of offer details by phone individually, while no further notice will be given to unsuccessful applicants.
  • Successful applicants are required to complete the registration on the S1 registration day with the submission of Admission Slips, or the offer will be assumed to have been surrendered.
  • Students who have enrolled on or before the S1 registration day are required to attend the Pre-S1 Attainment Test at our school. S1 class allocation will be based on the test results.
  • Our school is offering a “School Fee Remission Scheme”.  Please refer to our website for further details.
  • For any queries, please feel free to call our General Office or browse our website.

Business Hours :
Monday to Friday, 8:30 – 16:30
Saturday, 9:00 – 12:00
Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays
Download Admission Form

 

 

 

Application for Admission to S2 to S5, 2013-2014,2014-2015
Applicants who would like to apply for S2 to S5 places for the coming academic year are required, from mid May every year, to submit a duly completed application form in person which can be obtained from our school or downloaded from our website together with the documents required and the entrance examination fee of $50.

Documents Required :

  • Recent photo of student (to be affixed on the form)
  • Copy of student’s identity document
  • Copies of student’s academic results in the past two years
  • Copies of the attendance / merit certificates for extra-curricular activities (if applicable)
  • Copies of other supporting documents

Selection Criteria
S1 & S2:

  • Interview 55%
  • The latest academic result of the current school 24%
  • The latest conduct grade 11%
  • Extra-curricular activities 10%

S4 & S5:

  • Interview 30%
  • Written test result (8% for Chinese, English, Mathematic respectively) 24% altogether
  • The latest academic result of the current school 21%
  • Conduct grade 15%
  • Extra-curricular activities 10%

Important Notes

  • It is at our own discretion to arrange interviews and entrance examination for applicants.  Shortlisted applicants will be notified of the interview date and time individually.
  • Successful applicants will be notified of offer details by phone individually, while no further notice will be given to unsuccessful applicants.
  • All papers collected are only used for processing the current application for admission, and the same will be fully destroyed once all relevant procedures have completed. No papers will be returned to applicants. 
  • Our school is offering a “School Fee Remission Scheme”.  Please refer to our website for further details.

Business Hours and Enrolment Office
Time : Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Saturday, 9:00am to 12:00 noon
Address : General Office, Hon Wah College, No.3 Harmony Road, Siu Sai Wan, Hong Kong
Tel : 2817 1746