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Direct School Admission (DSA) - 2023 Intake

St Andrew's Junior College (SAJC) welcomes Sec 4 (or its equivalent) students who are currently studying in Singapore mainstream schools to apply under Direct School Admission (DSA) for entry to the college in 2023.

Successful applicants will gain admission into SAJC in 2023 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 above average academic results and outstanding talent in the following areas to apply for admission. (Applications for other CCAs will not be considered.)

Performing Arts

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

Sports

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

Eligibility Criteria

  • Above average academic record in Secondary 3 Mid-Year and Final Exams
  • Exemplary Conduct Record

Area of Talent

Eligibility Criteria

Concert Band

 

  • Preferably with a minimum 4 years of playing experience in Concert Band
  • Represented school in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Confident in playing solo pieces
  • Experience in Internal school and external performances
  • Preferably at least a Sectional Leader or exhibiting potential leadership
  • Pass selection audition and interview.

Choir

 

  • Represented school in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Preferably at least a Sectional Leader
  • Pass selection audition and interview.

Chinese Orchestra

  • Represented school in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Achievement/Awards in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Preferably at least a Sectional Leader
  • Pass selection audition and interview.

English Drama

  • Represented school in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Have acting and/ or staging experiences outside the Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Pass selection audition and interview.

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


Guitar Ensemble

 

 

 


  • Preferably with a minimum 3 years of playing experience.
  • Represented school in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Achievement/Awards in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Preferably at least a Sectional Leader
  • Pass selection audition and interview.

Badminton

Basketball

Bowling

Football

Hockey

Rugby

Netball

Tennis

Track and Field

Water Polo

  • Preferably with a minimum 3 years of active participation in the CCA
  • Representation at national and zonal schools' competitions, national or club level.
  • Achievement/Awards in National Schools’/international competitions
  • Pass selection trial and interview.


(Water Polo Girls – Swimmers who have represented their schools will be considered)

 

 


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

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

In view of the COVID-19 situation, you are NOT expected to submit your DSA application and visit the college in-person. Instead, please complete the online application form and send by post the photocopies of the following documents:

  • Result slips - Secondary 3 Mid-Year and Final Exams, Sec 4 Mid-year Exams (if any)
  • CCA Records
  • Other supporting documents - certificates of musical exams, certificates of participation in international competitions, etc
Please send by post to the following address:

DSA Coordinator
St Andrew's Junior College
5 Sorby Adams Drive
Singapore 357691

Applicants are to ensure that they meet the following deadlines in order to be eligible for the exercise:

DSA Phase 1: 1 July 2022 - 3pm
DSA Phase 2: 5 Aug 2022 - 3pm

Incomplete application forms will not be considered.

Online APPLICATION FORM:   https://go.gov.sg/sajcdsa2022


Applicants who have submitted applications during Phase 1 but are not offered a place need not submit new applications 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.

Once you have accepted SAJC’s DSA Offer, you will not be eligible to participate in the Joint Admissions Exercise (JAE), as long as you meet the eligibility criteria for JC admission based on your GCE O-Level examination results.

You are also not allowed to transfer to another school after the release of the GCE O-Level examination results. You are expected to honour your commitment to the college and your chosen CCA for the duration of your studies in SAJC.

Students who do not fulfil their DSA commitment without valid reason may be required to transfer out to another school.

TRIALS/AUDITION & INTERVIEW

In-person selection audition/trial will be conducted. Please see DSA Trial/Audition Schedule for specific instructions. 

Click here to view the Audition & Trial Dates (updated 15 July 22)

If you require any further information/assistance, please contact the following SAJC staff.

CCA TEACHER In-Charge & Email Contact
Choir Mr Yeo Jia Tian
yeo_jia_tian@moe.edu.sg
Chinese Orchestra
Mdm Wang Min

Ms Loh Ke Yun
Concert Band Ms Ong Yew Yi, Eve
ong_yew_yi_eve@moe.edu.sg
English Drama Ms Salome Choa
salome_choa_jia_xin@moe.edu.sg
Guitar Ensemble Mdm Loh Lih Yeh
loh_lih_yeh@moe.edu.sg
Badminton
Boys & Girls
Mr Peh Bock Kiat
peh_bock_kiat@moe.edu.sg

Ms Low Wanyi
Low_wanyi@moe.edu.sg
Basketball
Boys & Girls
Ms Wong Weishan
wong_weishan@moe.edu.sg

Mr Gabriel Tang
gabriel_tang_jia_liang@moe.edu.sg
Football Boys Mr Roland Lee
lee_kye_loong_roland@moe.edu.sg
Football Girls Mr Frederick Koh
koh_eng_chye_frederick@moe.edu.sg
Netball Girls Mr Keith Teo
teo_ping_wei@moe.edu.sg
Hockey
Boys & Girls
Mr Lyndon Chua
chua_chun_lin_lyndon@moe.edu.sg

Mr Chia Ming Long
chai_ming_long@moe.edu.sg
Rugby Boys Mr Mohammed Azlan Ab Malek
mohammed_azlan_ab_malek@moe.edu.sg

Mr Lim Zi Qi

lim_zi_qi@moe.edu.sg

Tennis
Girls & Boys
Ms Cynthia Tan
tan_mei_fong_cynthia@moe.edu.sg

Mr Dennis Chia
chia_dennis@moe.edu.sg
Ten Pin Bowling Boys & Girls Mr Aaron Lin
lin_jiahaoaaron@moe.edu.sg
Track and Field Boys & Girls Mr Andrew Tan
tan_jin_xing_andrew@moe.edu.sg
Water Polo Boys & Girls Ms Melissa Singh Lim
melissa_lim_singh@moe.edu.sg
Other administrative matters Mr Chay Wai Sum
chay_wai_sum@moe.edu.sg