CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL

APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION TO
YEAR 3 INTEGRATED PROGRAMME IN JANUARY 2018

INTRODUCTION

  1. Catholic High School (CHS), together with CHIJ St. Nicholas Girls’ School and Singapore Chinese Girls’ School, offers the 6-year Joint Integrated Progamme.
  2. Admission to the CHS Integrated Programme (IP) Year 3 in 2018 is now open for application to boys in Secondary 2 in 2017.
  3. Successful students will spend two years in CHS and the final two years in Eunoia Junior College leading to the GCE ‘A’ Level Examinations. They will not need to sit for the GCE ‘O’ Level Examinations.

SELECTION CRITERIA

  1. Applicants should have:
    1. ) Excellent academic results in Secondary 1 and 2,
    2. ) Excellent academic achievements (e.g. international/national competitions),
    3. ) Excellent leadership skills, and
    4. ) Active participation in CCAs.
  2. Applicants must also submit a personal statement through the online application system.
  3. The personal statement helps us to better understand you and your aspirations.Describe the world you come from (for example, your family, community or school, and your experiences) and tell us how these have shaped your dreams and aspirations.
    How have these experiences motivated you to apply for our IP, and how do you think your experiences will contribute to our school community?Write your personal statement in not more than 650 words (Arial, font size 12, double spacing).

APPLICATION PROCESS

  1. Application is to be done strictly via the online form. Application opens from 30 August to 15 September 2017. Late application will not be considered. An online message will be displayed when you have submitted your application form successfully.
  2. All applications for Year 3 IP must be made during this period only.
  3. Shortlisted applicants will be notified by phone and email to attend an interview at CHS after 20 October 2017.
  4. All applicants will be notified of the results of their application via email and mail to the applicant’s email accounts. Please ensure that only one valid email address is provided to facilitate communications.
  5. The following supporting documents are to be submitted when the shortlisted applicants (not from CHS) come to the school for interviews:
    1. ) Certified true copies of PSLE results,
    2. ) Certified true copies of Secondary 1 (full year) and Secondary 2 (mid-year, and where possible, end of-year) results,
    3. ) Certified true copies of certificates of CCA participation and leadership roles in school,
    4. ) Certificates of achievements in academic areas,
    5. ) Certificates of achievements in CCA areas.
  6. The school reserves the right to withhold the reasons for non-selection of applicants.
  7. Note: Student who was admitted through DSA to the school that he is presently studying in is not eligible to apply for admission into the Year 3 IP in CHS.
  8. The table below is a summary of the timeline for the Admission Exercise to Year 3 IP in 2018.
Date Activity
30 August 2017 Application open
15 September 2017, 12 p.m. Application closes.
From 23 October to 30 October 2017
(Tentative dates)
Shortlisted applicants to attend interview at CHS.
3 November 2017
(Tentative dates)
All applicants will be notified via email the results of their application.

HOW TO APPLY

  1. Please click on the relevant links below for your CHS online application.
  2. The application form takes approximately 30 minutes to complete.
  3. To facilitate the online submission, you are advised to prepare your personal statement before uploading it online.
  4. Please follow the instructions carefully. An incomplete application form will not be considered.
  5. Click on ‘Submit’ to send your completed online form to us. An online message will be displayed when you have submitted your application form successfully. You may print a copy of the acknowledgement as proof of your submission.
  6. The deadline of the application is 15 September 2017, 4.00 p.m. Applications received after the stated date will not be accepted.
  7. For further clarifications or enquiries, please contact the General Office at 64582177 or email to chs@moe.edu.sg (with email subject “APPLICATION FOR YEAR 3 IP”).