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Direct School Admission Exercise



Do you have skills/talents/potential in any one of
 3 DSA categories
ALPLLP or Leadership?

Dear P6 Students,

Juying Secondary School (JYSS) invites you to apply for Direct School Admission (DSA) to Secondary One (2019) at JYSS!

Come Join Us via DSA!

From 2018 DSA-Secondary Exercise, Juying Secondary School (JYSS) can admit up to 20% of our 2019 Secondary 1 intake via the DSA-Secondary Exercise. This is an increase from the previous year's proportion of 5%.

Starting 7 May 2018, you can apply to join us via the DSA pathway to be directly admitted to Secondary 1 JYSS in place of the Secondary 1 Posting Exercise.

Apply now to JYSS via DSA! (starting 7 May 2018):

Our 3 DSA Categories

 Selection Criteria for DSA applicants

Applied Learning Programme – Oracy Skills

  • Show us any record of your past your past experience in public speaking, storytelling, emceeing or participation in drama!
  • Join us via DSA if you have been a member of CCAs like ELDDS, Drama Club or other CCAs where you participate in public speaker or presentation!


Learning for Life Programme - Aesthetics & Performing Arts

  • Do you have talents in singing, dance or playing musical instruments?
  • In JYSS, we have CCAs such as Symphonic Band, Choir, Cultural Dance, International Dance (Hip-Hop) to further develop your aesthetics talents.
  • Join us via DSA if you have past experience in such CCAs or similar ones in your primary school!

Every JYian,
A Values-Driven Leader

  • Have you had leadership roles such as CCA Leaders, Class Committee members, Student Councillors or Prefects?
  • Or any other experience where you demonstrated leadership potential?
  • Join us via DSA if you would like to develop leadership qualities in Juying Secondary!


 o   Obtain DSA application forms from the school General Office or download by clicking here.

 o   Applicants are to submit by 27 July 2018, the completed application form & supporting documents* to:

 DSA Application – Juying Secondary School 
 33 Jurong West Street 91 Singapore 649038

*Supporting Documents :-
  • Certificates / testimonials of required DSA skills or talent areas 
  • (Optional) Submission of short video clip (mov/avi/mpeg4 format) of your performance not exceeding 10 mins 
  •  Academic records: copy of P4 & P5 overall exam, P6 Mid-year exam results 
  • Handwritten personal statement (1 A4-size page) on why you wish to apply for DSA admission to Juying  Secondary School    
  • For queries, you may call Ms Christina Wong, Admin Manager at 6308 9898.

SELECTION PROCESS: (10 July to 31 Aug)
1. Interview by school selection panel. 
2. Audition (brief demonstration of skills) by 31 Aug 2018, DSA applicants will be notified of the outcome (i.e. Confirmed Offer, Placed on Waiting List or Rejected).


2018 Dates
o  07 May 2018: P6 pupils may start sending in your DSA Application to Juying Secondary School 
o  27 July 2018: Closing date of DSA Application to Juying Secondary School 
o  10 July - 31 Aug 2018:  Selection Stage 
o  30 Oct 2018 - 3 Nov 2018: Exercise School Preference Stage" (P6 DSA applicants will be asked to prioritise their choice of DSA school if they are offered a place by more than one school). 
o  Day of release of PSLE Results (tentatively 22-26 Nov) – Applicants will be informed of which school they are posted to (likely their choice No.1 for DSA School.

MOE DSA-Sec website