Sze Lai-Shan

 
Sze Lai-shan. Photo: May Tse

Cost of extracurricular activities puts poor pupils at disadvantage: NGO

The chance of children from poor families winning admission to a school of their choosing is becoming slimmer, an NGO says. Nearly 90 per cent of secondary schools list extracurricular activities or "other learning activities" as part of their admissions criteria.