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Direct School Admission

Primary 6 students may seek Direct School Admission to PRCS in one of the following areas:

  • Music and Performing Arts
  • Effective Communication
  • Fencing

Admission Criteria for Music and Performing Arts

A) Basic Admission Criteria

All applicants must have the following:

  • Good Academic Performance
  • Good Conduct Grade
  • Good Personal Qualities

Applicants must demonstrate a passion for Music/Performing Arts and be committed to contribute to PRCS in this area for which they have been given DSA. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to go through a selection test as well as an interview.

B) Specific Criteria

Area

Criteria

Music and Performing Arts

  • Have a strong aesthetics background and interest in music.
  • School based or Public Performance Experience is an advantage.
  • Do well in the selection test. The selection test involves an audition that serve to assess the following:

    • Music Aptitude
    • Proficiency of specific musical abilities or skills

Shortlisted applicants will be notified separately on the details of the selection test

For more details on the LLP, click here.

Admission Criteria for Effective Communication

A) Basic Admission Criteria

All applicants must have the following:

  • Good Academic Performance
  • Good Conduct Grade
  • Good Personal Qualities

Applicants must demonstrate a passion for communication related programmes/competitions and be committed to contribute to PRCS in the area for which they have been given DSA. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to go through a selection test as well as an interview.

B) Specific Criteria

AreaCriteria

Effective Communication

  • Demonstrates strong communication skills (e.g. public speaking, debates or drama)
  • Achievement in competitions and performance experience are preferred.
  • Do well in the selection test. The selection test involves an audition that serve to assess the applicant’s mastery of the following:
    • Confidence
    • Vocal Projection
    • Clarity
    • Fluency
    • Stage Presence

Shortlisted applicants will be notified separately on the details of the selection test

For more details on the ALP, click here.

Admission Criteria for Fencing

A) Basic Admission Criteria

All applicants must have the following:

  • Good Academic Performance
  • Good Conduct Grade
  • Good Personal Qualities

Applicants must demonstrate a passion for sports and be committed to contribute to PRCS in this area for which they have been given DSA. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to go through a selection test as well as an interview.

B) Specific Criteria

AreaCriteria

Fencing

  • Good CCA Records.
  • Demonstrates strong interest and talent in sports beyond the ability of students in the same age group.
  • Good performance at the school and/ or club level in sports.
  • Do well in the selection test. The selection test serves to assess the physical qualities of applicants.

Shortlisted applicants will be notified separately on the details of the selection test

DSA Procedures

2018 Direct School Admission Exercise
For admission to Secondary One in 2019

Direct School Admission (DSA) - Secondary Exercise 2018 takes place between 2 July to 31 August 2018. The DSA - Sec Exercise is conducted in 3 main stages as follows:

  • Selection Stage (2 July to 31 August 2018)
  • Exercise School Preference Stage (29 October 2017, 9am to 2 November 2018, 3pm (Singapore time).
  • Results Release Stage (Between 22 and 26 November 2018 - Tentative)

Primary school students who are interested to join Pasir Ris Crest Secondary School via this DSA exercise may refer to the instructions and the deadlines stated below.

Application
Applicants are required to download and complete the DSA-PRCS Application Form. Alternatively, they may also collect a copy of the application form from the General Office, Pasir Ris Crest Secondary School. Submission with supporting documents must be made in person by Monday, 2 July 2018, 5pm to:

Pasir Ris Crest Sec School
11 Pasir Ris St 41
Singapore 518934
Attn: Direct School Admission Co-ordinator

Upon submission of application form, applicants will be notified for the interview and selection test date if they are short listed. The tentative selection interview/test dates are 27 July and 3 August 2018.

Applicants will be notified of the selection outcome via post by 31 August 2018.

The decision of the school is final.