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Direct School Admission (DSA) - 2020 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 2020.

Successful applicants will gain admission into SAJC in 2020 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:

Performing Arts
  • Choir
  • Concert Band
  • 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
  • Above average 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
  • Preferably with a 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
 English Drama
  • Achievement/Awards in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
  • Preferably Exco members with 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
  • Preferably with a minimum 3 years of playing experience
  • 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
  • CCA Records
  • Other supporting documents - certificates of musical exams, certificates of participation in international competitions, etc

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:      9 July 2019 - 3pm
DSA Phase 2:      13  Aug 2019 - 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 for 2020 Intake

CCA

TEACHER IC

DATE

TIME

VENUE

REMARKS

PERFORMING ARTS

Choir

Mr Yeo Jia Tian

Phase 1

3 July Wed

Phase 2

31 July Wed

6.00pm

6.00pm

Music Rm

Music Rm

By appointment only. Please contact Mr Yeo at yeo_jia_tian@moe.edu.sg before 2 July Tuesday (for Phase 1) or 30 July Tuesday (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

6 July 2019 (Saturday)

Phase 2

19 July 2019 (Friday)

9:00am - 12:00pm

5:00pm - 8:00pm

SAJC

Band Room

The auditions session will take the form of a tune-in, during which, the applicants will

        Join us in our band practice (During which, they will be playing warm up chorales and scales 5#’s, 5b’s in concert and instrument’s key)

        Have sectionals along with their seniors (During which, they will be sight reading a piece, given on the spot by the Section Leaders)

        Play games with the band

Additional Information:

(a) Please come in your secondary school uniform.

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

 

(c) Audition is strictly 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)

Drama

Ms Victoria Wong

Phase 1

3 July 2019 (Wed)

Phase 2

17 July 2019 (Wed)

3.30 pm for both phases

SAJC Cultural Centre

By appointment only.

Please contact Ms Victoria Wong at Victoria_wong_li_lin@moe.edu.sg by 25 June 2019 (for phase 1) Or 9 July 2019 (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
26 Jun 2019, Wed

Phase 2
17 July 2019, Wed

5 pm for both

Innovation Room

Guitar Ensemble Eligibility Criteria

      1.  Achievement / Awards in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation

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

3    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 IC

TIME

VENUE

REMARKS

SPORTS

Badminton Boys/Girls

Mr Ong Duen Liang

Phase 2:


17 July 2019 (Wed)


3.30-6pm

SAJC Hall

(located beside the College)

Please register by emailing  Mr Stanley Ong at ong_duen_liang@moe.edu.sg by 11 July to provide the following information:

1. Name (as in NRIC)

2. NRIC

3. Secondary School

4. Mobile number

Report at the Security Guard Post of St Andrew’s Hall between 3.15-3.30 pm on 17 July 2019

Canoeing Boys and Girls

Mr Bryan Kieu

Mr Teng Guan Foo

Phase 1

Sat, 25 May 2019

Sat, 13 July

2019

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 18 May 2019 (9am), Tue 21 May (4.30pm),

Sat 25th May (9am),

Phase 2:
Tue 9th July 2019 (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 18 May 2019 (8am), other dates can be organised based on request.


Phase 2:
Wed 10th July 2019 (3pm). Please contact teacher for other dates, will organise trials on demand.

By appointment only

SAJC Field

By appointment only.

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

Please contact teacher for confirmation that the session.

Netball

Teacher IC:

Ms Wong Sui Lee

Coach:

Miss Wanda Loh

Phase 1:

13 Jul (Sat) 2019, 930am

Phase 2:

Please contact Teacher IC. Trials conducted on demand.

By appointment only

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.

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

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:

3/6, 7/6, 14/6, 15/7

Phase 2:

Trials conducted on demand. Please contact Teacher IC

Timing: Differs for the different dates

PESOB Hockey Pitch from 3/6 to 14/6

Venue TBC for 15/7

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

1.       Mr Benny Tan @ 96936925 or email: tan_weifeng_benny@moe.edu.sg  and/or

2.        Mr Kung Ying Xiang @ 96756691 or email

                  kung_ying_xiang@moe.edu.sg

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

Rugby Boys

Mr Melvin Lim

Mr Keith Teo

Mr Azlan

Mr Raymond Phua

Phase 1:

3rd July (Wed)

10th July (Wed)

17th July (Wed)

Phase 2:

24th July (Wed)

31st July (Wed)

5:15 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 Dennis Chia

 

Phase 1:

1 July (Mon)

Phase 2:

Trials conducted on demand. Pls contact teacher IC first.

6.00pm

By appointment only.

SAJC tennis courts

(4th flr above canteen)

By appointment only.

All students are to sign up for trials at: https://tinyurl.com/SAJCTennis-2019DSAph1 at least 3 days before reporting to SAJC for selection trials.

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

3 Jul

10 Jul

Phase 2

24 Jul

4.30-6.30pm

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
9 July 2019 (Tue)

Phase 2 
23 July 2019 (Tue)

4:30  - 6:30 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

29 May (Wed)

1 July (Mon)

Phase 2

Trials are conducted based on demand. Please contact teacher IC first.

5.30 pm to 7.30 pm

By appointment only.

SAV Swimming Pool

By appointment only.

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