Direct School Admission Exercise-Junior Colleges (DSA-JC 2020)
高中直接招生计划

If you are currently a Secondary 4 (Express) or equivalent student studying in a Singapore Secondary School, and would like the opportunity to become a valuable member of our Dunmanian family, you may consider applying for admission through Direct School Admission-Junior College (DSA-JC) Exercise. Participation in DSA-JC is based on achievements and talents that students can demonstrate beyond the GCE ‘O’ Level Examination. You will find important information and instructions about Dunman High School DSA-JC on this website.

TALENT AREAS AND CRITERIA

TALENT AREAS CRITERIA

SPORTS

Basketball

Badminton

Football

Softball (for Girls only)

Table Tennis

Track & Field

Volleyball

Wushu

  • Relevant achievements and strong passion in the specified sport at international and/ or national level.
  • Examples of relevant achievements:
    • National Team Player; National Youth Team Player
    • Representative of Singapore Schools for international competitions e.g. ASEAN Schools Games
    • Top 4 placing (individual) at National School Games (NSG) OR National Age Group (NAG) competitions
    • Member of Top 4 team in National School Games (NSG)
  • Successful DSA applicants for Sports will be assigned to the relevant Sports CCA

PERFORMING ARTS

Chinese Orchestra

String Ensemble

Symphonic Band

  • Relevant achievements and strong passion in the specified performing art form at international and/ or national level.
  • Examples of relevant achievements:
    • Achievements/ awards in international/ regional/ national competition
    • Achievement in Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation
    • Quality grade in a music exam for a specific instrument
  • Successful DSA applicants for Performing Arts will be assigned to the relevant Performing Arts CCA

 

BILINGUALISM

  • Strong academic results for Secondary 3 End-of-Year Examination and Secondary 4 Continual Assessment
  • Relevant achievements in Chinese and English Languages, Chinese Literature, translation and bilingualism
  • Strong passion in Chinese language, literature, culture and translation
  • Successful DSA applicants for DSA-JC Bilingualism will:
    • Offer H2 Chinese Language and Literature and H2 Translation (Chinese) as A-Level subjects
    • Enroll in Chinese Language Elective Programme (CLEP)
    • Enroll in Chinese Language and Translation Talent Development Programmes
    • Have opportunities to participate in enrichment programmes for H2 China Studies in Chinese

 

 

COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

  • Relevant achievements and strong passion in Computer Programming at international and/ or national level.
  • Examples of relevant achievements:
    • Achievements/ awards in international/ regional/ national competition
    • Impactful computer programming-related projects that have benefitted the community
  • Successful DSA applicants for Computer Programming will be assigned to Infocomm Club CCA

 

SELECTION PROCESS

In view of the COVID-19 situation, to ensure the safety of the DSA applicants, the school will conduct selection using electronic mode and applicants need not visit our school in person. please click here.

KEY DATES FOR DSA-JC

Application Period 12 May 2020  (Tuesday)  to  29 June 2020  (Monday)
Selection Tests, Trials, Auditions & Interview 22 June 2020  to  11 August 2020

  • Only shortlisted applicants will be notified of the date and time to attend the selection tests, trials, auditions and interview via email.
  • In view of the COVID-19 situation, to ensure the safety of the DSA applicants, the school will conduct selection using electronic mode and applicants need not visit our school in person. The e-modes will be conducted in your secondary school during the selection period. Applicants may approach their secondary school for assistance, if shortlisted.

 

Notification of Results Letters informing applicants on the outcome of the application will be issued by 11 August (Tuesday).

Successful DSA-JC candidates will NOT be allowed to participate in the Joint Admissions Exercise. They will also NOT be allowed to transfer to another school after the release of the GCE ‘O’ Level examination results. They are expected to honour the commitment to the DSA-JC schools.

ENQUIRIES

Email   :           DSA.JC@dhs.sg

Telephone      : (+65) 6345 0533 ext 6701/7351/6898

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