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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Winning a primary school place: it's a lottery

    Posted May 13th 2013, 12:00am by Cynthia Chan and Linda Yeung

    ... school has received 3,557 applications for 155 Primary One places in the 2014-2015 academic year. "We don't expect students to have versatile skills. As a primary school, we like ... month is an important one for parents across the territory: it's when they find out if their children will be able to attend Primary One at their preferred school, under ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Many parents disappointed at school placings

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... placings There were mixed emotions for parents who filled a Sheung Shui school where the results of the allocation for primary-school places were released yesterday. Only 68 per cent of the 27,000 ... but they must first forfeit their Tai Po places. The mechanism is not applicable to the other 200 cross- border children who chose a North district school but were assigned a Tai Po one. One mother, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    North District short of 1,400 Primary One places

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... Jolie Ho jolie.ho@scmp.com Overwhelming number of Hong Kong-born mainland pupils leaves northern schools short of spaces, and locals won’t get priority STRUGGLE FOR 1,400 PRIMARY PLACES North District is short of about 1,400 Primary One places in Sheung Shui, Fan Ling and Sha Tau Kok because of the increasing number of cross-border students, the Education Bureau said yesterday. ...

  4. Applications for Primary One places open

    Posted Jan 17th 2009, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee Kindergarten children can apply for government or subsidised Primary One school places through the central allocation system at designated centres today and tomorrow. Under the system, the city is divided into 36 school nets. Parents can choose up to three schools outside the school net they live in, others must be within it. Wary that some parents might wrongly claim ...

  5. Primary One places bring mixed emotions

    Posted Jun 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... a two-day process of releasing the application results, before this week's registration for Primary One places. It said earlier that 80 per cent of applicants had been allocated one ... be forfeited. Those dissatisfied with their assigned school can apply to other schools with places. Because of falling school intakes, the number of primary schools will drop to 532 for the 2010/11 ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Larger Primary One classes will affect teaching quality, says teachers' union

    Posted May 12th 2014, 04:45am by Johnny Tam

    ... to every Primary One class in three districts for the coming school year would compromise the quality of small-class learning, a teachers' union says. The Professional Teachers' Union said a new policy aimed at increasing Primary One places to cater to an influx of children born in Hong Kong to mainland mothers and a higher local birth rate in 2012 was a short-term solution ...

  7. Small-class policy hits Primary One bids for discretionary places

    Posted Nov 21st 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Competition for discretionary places in Primary One classes has intensified, with the smallest number of pupils in eight years winning spots. The drop came as the new ... of getting a spot at popular primary schools because of the population decrease, many parents flocked to apply for the top schools.' Chan said parents who failed to secure a place in the first ...

  8. Who offers what and where- DSS through schools (including private primary schools), DSS primary and secondary schools

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... DSS through schools (including private primary schools) CREATIVE PRIMARY SCHOOL Primary school: 2A Oxford Road, Kowloon Tong Tel: 2336 0266 E-mail: cps@creativeprisch.edu.hk Website: ... Curriculum: Local, leading to HKDSE and IB diploma. Primary school focuses on project-based and cross-curricular learning. Students are led to develop creativity in writing, art, sports, music. ...

  9. 'High satisfaction' on Primary One places

    Posted Jun 05th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam The results of the central allocation of Primary One places for the school year that starts in September will be released tomorrow. A total of 20,978 children had registered and 16,596, or 80 per cent, of them were allocated to one of the schools of their first three choices, a spokesman for the Education Bureau said. 'Taking into account the discretionary places ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Elite English-medium schools cut more Form One places for next academic year

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 04:40am by Johnny Tam, SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Johnny Tam and Shirley Zhao Elite schools cut more Form One places Form One places available at English-medium schools in the next academic year have fallen for the second year running. But the elite school principals say the competition for enrolments may not be severe because of the drop in the number of Primary Six pupils. An overall surplus of up to 4,000 Form One places ...




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