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DSA 2018


COMPASSVALE SECONDARY SCHOOL
2018 DIRECT SCHOOL ADMISSION - SECONDARY (DSA-SEC) EXERCISE


Interested Primary 6 pupils may apply to join CVSS in Secondary One 2019 through the 2018 Direct School Admission – Secondary (DSA-Sec) Exercise under the school’s distinctive programme:

APPLIED LEARNING PROGRAMME (ALP): AERONAUTICS

AGE CRITERIA

1. Applications must fulfil the age requirement for Secondary One Admission in 2019.
a. Singapore Citizens/Singapore Permanent Residents should not be more than 4 years overaged, i.e. born between 2 January          2002  and 1 January 2007.
b. International Students should not be more than 2 years overaged, i.e. born between 2 January 2004 and 1 January 2007.
c. Underage applicants are not allowed to participate in the DSA-Sec Exercise.

SELECTION CRITERIA 

* Talent, passion and self-initiative to learn in the area of Aeronautics with a good foundation in Science and Mathematics.
* Participation/achievements in aeronautics-related school programmes/events or external activities(e.g. CCA/enrichment       
   programmes/competitions/hobbies).
* Performance in a written assessment/open-ended challenges on Aeronautics and an interview by selection panel.
* Successful candidates are expected to participate actively and contribute to the school's Aeronautics Applied Learning Programme
  and the Aeronautics Club.

APPLICATION PROCESS Thank you for your interest. The DSA application is closed.

1. Applications are to be done online only through the link here.
2. Applications commences on 7 May 2018, 9am and closes on 3 Jul 2018, 5pm
3. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

SELECTION PROCESS

1. Shortlisted applications will be notified by 13 July 2018 and will be required to sit for a written assessment/open-ended challenges
    on Aeronautics and interview. The assessment and interview will be conducted between 16 July 2018 and 11 August 2018 in
    Compassvale Secondary School.
2. All applicants will be informed of the application outcome by post by 31 August 2018.
3. All school's decision is final and there will be no appeal process.

KEY DATES

Application Period7 May, 9am to 3 Jul 2018, 5pm
 Notification of Shortlisted ApplicantsBy 13 Jul 2018 
 Selection of Shortlisted Applicants16 Jul 2018 to 11 Aug 2018 
Notification of Application OutcomesBy 31 Aug 2018


ESSENTIAL INFORMATION

1. 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.

2. Successful applicants who have accepted the DSA-SEC application are not allowed to participate in the Secondary One Posting
    Exercise. They are also not allowed to transfer to another school after the release of the PSLE results.

3. Applicants who are currently not studying in MOE mainstream schools are to obtain a Registration Number from MOE Customer
    Service Centre from 7 May 2018 onwards before submitting the online application.

4. All International Students are to take part in the Admissions Exercise for International Students (AEIS) before they are considered for
    DSA-SEC allocation. International Students who do not meet the AEIS requirements will not be considered for the DSA-Sec
    allocation.
    For more information on AEIS, refer to the website: https://www.moe.gov.sg/admissions/international-students/admissions-exercise

5. For any queries, please contact the following school personnel in charge:
DSA-SEC Coordinator: Mdm Yeo Hui Lee, Adminstration Manager
Tel: 6881 5047
Email: cvss@moe.edu.sg (Indicate the subject: "Direct School Admission" in your email)