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Application for Admission to S1, 2016 - 2017


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 38%
  • EDB rank order 24%
  • Academic results at primary school 20%
  • 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, 2016-2017
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 

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Information for S6 Repeater Places
Our school is offering limited places for S6 repeaters. Please submit the completed Application Form, together with the supporting documents and the application fee of $50 (payable either by cash or cheque made payable to “Hon Wah College Management Committee Limited”) in person at our school during office hours.
Subjects Offered
Core Subjects: Chinese Language, English Language, Mathematics, Liberal Studies
Elective Subjects: Students can take 2 or 3 subjects
Choose 1 subject from each of the following four groups. Minimum 2 subjects, maximum 3 subjects.


Groups

S6A

S6B

S6C

X1

Physics / Geography

X2

Chemistry

Economics / History (Cantonese)

Tourism and Hospitality Studies/ History (English)

X3

Biology

BAFS/ Chinese History/ Chinese Literature

X4

Visual Arts

  • Two separate learning groups adopting Cantonese and English respectively as the medium of instruction are offered in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, History and Geography.
  • Putonghua is the main MOI for Chinese Language. There are separate Cantonese and Putonghua groups for Paper 3 and 4.
  • Acceptance to take mathematics extension (M2) or not depends on the results in Mathematics.

inimum Entrance Requirements

  • Having attained Level 1 in Chinese Language and English Language in HKDSE; and
  • 3 other subjects (including other core subjects and/or elective subjects) at Level 2

Other selection criteria

  • S4, S5 & S6 academic results of the former school
  • Conduct grade
  • Performance in extra-curricular activities attended and services rendered

Documents Required

  • Recent photo of student (to be affixed on the form)
  • Copy of student’s Birth Certificate
  • Copies of student’s academic results (for the recent 2 years) and public examination result slip
  • Copies of Attendance / Merit Certificates of extra-curricular activities (if applicable)

Application Dates : Places are limited on a first-come-first-served basis
Office Hours : 8:30 to 12:30pm; 2pm to 4:00pm
Address : 3 Harmony Road, Siu Sai Wan, Hong Kong
Telephone : 2817 1746
Application forms can be obtained in person at our school or downloaded from the link below
S6 Repeater Application Form