National Junior College Primary 6 Students DSA for 6-year Integrated Programme 2019

By | April 8, 2019

National Junior College Primary 6 Students DSA for 6-year Integrated Programme 2019

All 2019 Primary 6 students are welcome to apply for entry into the NJC 6-Year Integrated Programme (IP) for Junior High 1 beginning 2020.

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Eligibility

All 2019 Primary 6 students are welcome to apply for entry into the NJC 6-Year Integrated Programme (IP) for Junior High 1 beginning 2020.

 

Selection Criteria

Applicants can choose to be considered for Direct School Admission under the following categories of talent:

Sports and Games: Basketball, Canoeing/Dragon Boat, Shooting, Squash, Track and Field/Cross-Country, Softball (Girls only)

Performing Arts: Choir, Chinese Dance, Malay Dance, Indian Dance, Western Dance, String Orchestra, Symphonic Band, Chinese Orchestra, Guzheng Ensemble, Guitar Ensemble

Art Excellence (for the Art Elective Programme)

Music Excellence (for the Music Programme)

Details on the selection criteria for each area of talent will be up by the end of first week of April.

Only shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend the first round which comprise trials and auditions.

Application is online via DSA-Sec portal from MOE.  Please refer to the portal for details and choose category that you feel strongly about committing to.

Upon being successful in the trial/audition, students will be notified to attend an interview, during which they are assessed through a series of questions to determine the following:

  • Potential to cope with the rigour of the Integrated Programme, which includes both academic and co-curricular demands.
  • Ability to be both a team player and an independent learner
  • Sound character in line with NJC’s values of Civility, Altruism, Resilience and Enterprise

 

Application Procedure and Selection Phases

Only online applications are accepted.

The application period is from 8 May 2019 9am to 4 Jun 2019 3pm.

Please check the DSA-Sec portal from MOE to apply.

Note:
Students NOT studying in MOE mainstream schools, including Singapore citizens (SC), Singapore permanent residents (SPR), and international students please proceed to MOE Customer Service Centre to obtain a registration number (in the form RGxxxxxx) before applying.

International students who are NOT from MOE mainstream schools are required to pass the Admissions Exercise for International Students (AEIS) test before they can be considered for DSA. See MOE link for details.


DSA Selection Phase 1: Selection Trials and Auditions [3 July to 25 July 2019]

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend a trial/audition for the category that they have chosen.

You will be told of the date and time for the trial/audition, and other details if you are shortlisted. It will be held in NJC.

You are not required to submit any school results or CCA records at this phase.

DSA Selection Phase 2: Interview [end July-August 2019]

Only successful candidates after Selection Phase 1 will be invited for Phase 2. You will be notified to participate in this selection phase via email or phone call.

This is also the phase where supporting documents for non-school based activities and achievements that are related to the chosen talent areas (if any) will be required.

In this phase, you will be invited for an interview on a scheduled weekday afternoon or Saturday morning. The interview panel (comprising the Principal/ Vice-Principal and a few teachers) will have a chat with you and ask you some questions to determine if NJC is a good fit for you.

Successful candidates after Selection Phase 2 will be offered a place in NJC.

Mailing of Decisions

Decisions will be mailed to you at the end of August 2019.

Enquiry

Parents and students are encouraged to choose schools wisely based on the student’s aptitudes and strengths, bearing in mind the schools’ academic and non-academic requirements, and the programmes available to develop the area of talent.

For enquiries, please email us at njc@moe.edu.sg.

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You may also refer to the MOE website for related information on DSA-Sec.