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Direct School Admission (DSA) - 2019 Intake


St Andrew's Junior College welcomes students who are currently in Sec 4 or its equivalent to apply under Direct School Admission (DSA) for entry to Junior College in 2019.

Successful applicants will gain admission into SAJC in 2019 for their JC education as long as they meet the eligibility criteria set by MOE for the two-year Junior College course based on their GCE ’O’ Level examination results.

For more information on DSA-JC, please refer to MOE DSA-JC website.

In particular we strongly encourage those with good academic results and outstanding talent in the following areas to apply for admission:

Performing Arts
  • Choir
  • Concert Band
  • Chinese Orchestra
  • English Drama
  • Guitar Ensemble

Sports
  • Badminton Girls & Boys
  • Canoeing Girls & Boys
  • Football Girls & Boys
  • Netball
  • Hockey Girls & Boys
  • Rugby
  • Tennis Girls & Boys
  • Tenpin Bowling Girls & Boys
  • Track and Field Girls & Boys
  • Water polo Girls & Boys

Eligibility Criteria
  • Strong academic record in Secondary 3 and 4 examinations
  • Exemplary Conduct Record

Area of Talent
Eligibility Criteria
Concert Band
  • Achievement/Awards in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Minimum 3 years of playing experience in Concert Band
  • Preferably at least a Sectional Leader
  • Pass selection trials and/or interviews
Choir
  • Achievement/Awards in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Preferably at least a Sectional Leader in Choir
  • Pass selection trials and/or interviews
Chinese Orchestra
  • Achievement/Awards in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Preferably at least a Sectional Leader in Chinese Orchestra
  • Pass selection test and/or interviews
 English Drama
  • Achievement/Awards in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Preferably an Exco member with strong leadership qualities
  • Pass selection trials and/or interviews 
Candidates who have acting or crew experience in TV, Video, film or professional theatre companies, such as Acts 3, will also be considered.
Guitar Ensemble     
  • Achievement/Awards in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Minimum 3 years of playing experience in Concert Band
  • Preferably at least a Sectional Leader
  • Pass selection trials and/or interviews
Badminton
Canoeing
Football
Hockey
Rugby
Netball
Tennis
Ten-pin Bowling
Track and Field
Water Polo 
  • Achievement/Awards in National Schools'/international competitions
  • Representation at national and zonal schools' competitions, national or club level
  • Pass selection trial and/or interviews
(Water Polo Girls - Swimmers who have represented their schools will be considered)

Please do not submit applications for CCAs other than the ones listed above as they will not be considered.

Interested applicants who do not meet the criteria may still be invited to apply based on ability and potential.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE
Applicants must complete the application form and attach photocopies of the following documents:
  • Result slips - Secondary 3 Final Exams & Secondary 4 Mid - Year Exams
  • Testimonial or Recommendation letter from school teacher/coach/instructor
  • CCA Records
  • Other supporting documents - certificates of musical exams, certificates of participation in international competitions.

Incomplete application forms will not be considered.


Application form must be submitted via post or by hand to the SAJC General Office by the following dates:
DSA Phase 1:      3 July 2018 - 3pm
DSA Phase 2:      7  Aug 2018 - 3pm


Applicants are to ensure that they meet the deadlines for submission of application forms in order to be eligible for the exercise.

DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM HERE

Applicants who have submitted applications during Phase 1 but are not offered a place need not submit new apllications for Phase 2 as all the applications will automatically be considered for both phases.

Only successful applicants will be informed via email and/or phone.

Successful applicants, upon acceptance, must join and contribute actively in the CCA throughout their stay in SAJC.

TRIALS & AUDITION DATES (will be updated on 15 May 2018, 3pm)
 

CCA

TEACHER I/C

DATE

TIME

VENUE

REMARKS

PERFORMING  ARTS

Choir

Mr Yeo Jia Tian

 

 

Phase 1

27 Jun Wed

Phase 2

3 Aug Fri

6 pm

6 pm

Music Rm

Music Rm

By appointment only. Please contact Mr Yeo at  yeo_jia_tian@moe.edu.sg before 27 June Wednesday (for Phase 1) or 3 August  Friday (for Phase 2) to book a place for the auditions.

Please provide information on the following:

      1. Name
      2. NRIC
      3. Application form number (if available)
      4. Handphone number
      5. Secondary School
      6. Sec 3 Year -end L1R5
      7. Sec 4 Mid Year L1R5 (if  available)
      8. Section/Voice part
      9. Choir role and SYF results
      10. Music background (piano grade  etc)

Please turn up for the auditions in the  appropriate school attire.

Concert Band

 Ms Ong  Yew Yi, Eve

Phase 1

4 July 2018  (Wednesday)

Phase 2

25 July 2018  (Wednesday)

4 pm

4 pm

SAJC

Band Room

During audition, applicants must perform

       Scales 5#’s, 5b’s in concert and instrument’s key;

        Sight reading piece (given  on the spot on the day of audition);

        Two short contrasting  choice piece.

The audition  also consists of an interview.

 Additional Information:

(a) Please come in your secondary school  uniform.

(b) Instruments may be made available upon  request. Applicants need to bring own mouthpieces.

 

Audition is by appointment only.  Please  send an email to Ms Ong Yew Yi, Eve (ong_yew_yi_eve@moe.edu.sg) with the following information:

a) Full Name as in NRIC

 b) Mobile Number

 c) Email Address

 d) Secondary School Band

 e) Instrument(s) Played

 f) Position Held (if any)

Chinese Orchestra

Mr Lin Wenquan

Phase 1
  18 July (Wed)

25  July (Wed)

Phase 2

31 Jul (Tues)

7 Aug (Tues)

After 3:30pm

After 4:00pm

SAJC Chinese Orchestra Room

Please refer to the following criteria below  for the preferred applicants:

a.      Achieved at least a Silver  for SYF Central Judging / Certificate of Accomplishment for SYF Arts  Presentation

 b.      At least a Grade 3  certification or 3 years’ experience at their key instrument

During the audition, candidates must perform:

  a piece of their own choice  of any duration

   a sight-reading piece,  provided on the spot

  
Additional information:
 
  • Please come in your secondary school uniform
  • Bring two copies of your choice piece score.

 

Audition is by appointment only. 

Please submit all required information  to our General Office first. Once you have done so, please send an email  to Mr Lin Wenquan (lin_wenquan@moe.edu.sg) with the following information:
  1. Full name as in NRIC
  2. Mobile number
  3. CO Experience
     ○ Number of years
     ○  Names of Chinese Orchestra  you played with
4.  Instrument(s) played and relevant certification/accreditation
5. Position(s) Held (if any)

Drama

Mr Lim Chee Kam

Phase 1

27 June 2018  (Wed)

Phase 2

18 July 2018  (Wed)

3:30 pm

3:30 pm

SAJC Cultural Centre

By appointment only.

Please contact Mr Lim Chee Kam at lim_chee_kam@moe.edu.sg by 25 June  2018 (for phase 1) Or 9 July 2018 (for Phase 2) to book a slot for audition.  In your email, please specify:

1.Your full name as in NRIC

 2.Your mobile number

 3. Acting background

 4.  CCA in Secondary School

  

Eligibility  Criteria:

  •  Achievement/Awards in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  •  Preferably Exco Members with leadership qualities.

 

Candidates who have acting or crew experience in TV, video, film or  professional theatre companies, such as Act 3, will also be considered.

During the audition, the candidate must

 1.        Perform a piece of their own choice that is no longer than 5 minutes.

 2.        Perform an excerpt prepared by the teacher-in-charge on the spot.

 

Additional  Information:

 1.        Please come in your secondary school uniform.

 2.        Please bring any documentation that can verify the  achievements/experience, if any.

Guitar Ensemble

Mdm Loh Lih Yeh

Phase 1

27 Jun   (Wed )

Phase 2

18 July ( Wed )

5 pm

5 pm

Inno Room

 

Eligibility Criteria

 1.  Achievement /  Awards in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation

 2.  Preferably at  least a Sectional Leader in any Performing Arts.

 3. Pass selection trials and / or  interview.

Candidates must perform 2 contrasting pieces  of their own choice. Please bring along the scores

By appointment only. Please contact Mdm Loh  Lih Yeh via email: loh_lih_yeh@moe.edu.sg before 25 May to book a place for  the auditions.

Please provide the following information in  the email:

a) Full Name as in NRIC

b) Mobile Number

c) Email Address

d) Secondary School CCA

e) Music background

f) Position Held (if any)

CCA

TEACHER I/C

TIME

VENUE

REMARKS

SPORTS

Badminton Boys/Girls

Mr Ong Duen Liang

Phase 1

20 Jul (Fri)

Phase 2:

No trial date available

(please attend 20/7)

4-6pm

SAJC Hall

Please contact Mr Stanley Ong at ong_duen_liang@moe.edu.sg at least 3 working days before the trial date for further  instructions.

Canoeing Boys and Girls

Mr Bryan Kieu

Mr Teng Guan Foo

Phase 1

Sat, 26 May  2018

Sat, 7 July

2018

Phase 2

Please contact teacher, will organise trials  on demand

By appointment only

All dates 9am onwards

Bedok Reservoir

By appointment only. Contact Mr Bryan Kieu at  93872053 or Mr Teng Guan Foo at 98472114, or email kieu_chin_wah@moe.edu.sg  or teng_guan_foo@moe.edu.sg

Football Boys

Mr Roland
  Lee

Phase 1:
  Sat 19 May 2018 (9am), Tue 22 May (3.30pm), Wed 30 May (8.30am), other dates  can be organised based on request.

Phase 2:
  Tue 10th July 2018 (4pm). Please contact teacher for other dates, will  organise trials on demand.

By appointment only

SAJC Field

By appointment only. Contact Mr Roland Lee on  email lee_kye_loong_roland@moe.edu.sg or sms/call 90019475.

Football Girls

Mr Frederick Koh

Phase 1:
  Sat 19 May 2018 (9am), other dates can be organised based on request.



Phase 2:
  Tue 10th July 2018 (4pm). Please contact teacher for other dates, will organise  trials on demand.

By appointment

only

(Please contact teacher for confirmation that the session is on)

SAJC Field

By appointment only. Contact Mr Frederick Koh  at 91006016 or email koh_eng_chye_frederick@moe.edu.sg

Netball

Teacher IC:

Ms Wong Sui Lee

Coach:

Miss Wanda Loh

Phase 1:

14 Jul (Sat),  930am

Phase 2:

Please contact Teacher IC. Trials conducted on  demand.

Note: By appointment  only. All candidates to contact Teacher IC to register before  reporting to SAJC for selection trials.

SAJC

 Hall

By appointment only.

 Contact: Ms Wong Sui Lee

 Hp: 86863420

 Email: wong_sui_lee@moe.edu.sg

Please provide a contact number as well as information  on the following:

       Secondary school

       Position played

       Height

Please turn up for trials in the appropriate  attire.

Hockey Boys and Girls

Teachers:

Mr Benny Tan, Mr Eng Kai Seng, Ms Ng Geok  Peng, Mr Kung Ying Xiang

Coach:

Mr Sunil Prasad, Miss Toh Limin

Phase 1:

30/5, 4/6, 6/6, 8/6, 29/6

Phase 2:

Trials  conducted on demand. Please contact Teacher IC

Timing: 3pm to 6pm

Note: all candidates to contact Teacher IC to  register their attendance before reporting for selection trials.

PESOB Hockey Pitch from 30/5 to 8/6.

SAJC Hockey Pitch on 29/6

By appointment only.

Players with club experience but do not take  hockey as a CCA are encouraged to apply too.

Please register your attendance through http://tinyurl.com/SAJChockeyDSA

Contact Mr Benny Tan @ 96936925 or email: tan_weifeng_benny@moe.edu.sg

Contact Mr Kung Ying Xiang @ 96756691

or email kung_ying_xiang@moe.edu.sg

Rugby Boys

Mr Melvin Lim

Mr Keith Teo

Mr Wayne Ko

Mr Peh Kian Hui

Phase 1:

4th July (Wed)

11th July (Wed)

18th July (Wed)

Phase 2:

25th July (Wed)

1st Aug (Wed)

515 pm

By appointment only

SAJC Rugby Field

By appointment only.

Contact Mr Melvin Lim at 8608 7688.

Email Address: lim_mong_khai_melvin@moe.edu.sg

Tennis Girls & Boys

Teachers:

Ms Cynthia Tan & Mr Jimmy Kheng

 

Phase 1:

7th July 2018  (Sat).

Phase 2:

Trials  conducted on demand. Pls contact teacher IC first.

7.30 - 9.30 am.

By appointment  only.

SAJC tennis courts 

By appointment only. All students are to  register their attendance at least 3 days before reporting to SAJC for  selection trials. Pls register at: https://tinyurl.com/SAJCTennisDSA2018

Contact Ms Tan at tan_mei_fong_cynthia@moe.edu.sg if you have further enquiries.

Ten Pin Bowling Boys & Girls

Mr Aaron Lin

Boys &  Girls:

Phase1

4 Jul

11 Jul

Phase 2

25 Jul

4-6pm

SAFRA Toa Payoh

By appointment only. Contact Mr Aaron Lin @  lin_jiahaoaaron@moe.edu.sg  to register.

Track and Field Boys and Girls

Mr Andrew Tan

Phase 1

3rd July

Phase 2

24th July

430 pm - 630 pm

SAJC Track

By appointment only. Contact Mr Andrew Tan at tan_jin_xing_andrew@moe.edu.sg to register at least 3 working days before the trial date.

Water  Polo Boys & Girls

Mr  Jerrod Lo

Phase1

Mon 25/6,

Wed 27/6

Phase 2

Wed 1/8,

Fri 3/8

5.30  to 7.30pm

By  appointment only.

SAV Swimming Pool

Please  contact

Mr  Jerrod Lo @ 96679216 or lo_chong_chiah@moe.edu.sg to make an appointment at  least 3 working days before the trial date.