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Direct School Admission (for 2018 intake)

Building character through Physical Education & Sports

Please click here to indicate interest in attending DSA Sports Trials. Click here for Application Form. 

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Seng Kang Secondary School (SKSS) was awarded Niche Status to develop hockey as a niche sports in the school in May 2009. This award has been a culmination of many years of sustained achievement by the school’s various hockey teams in the national competitions. In 2014, our Niche status was converted into a Learning for Life Programme (LLP), Building Character through PE & Sports. For more details of this programme, please click here.

With effect from May 2012, Primary 6 pupils from national schools in Singapore, returning Singaporeans and foreign students, who are currently pursuing the equivalent of Primary Six level of education may seek direct admission to SKSS for their Secondary One course of study in 2018.

More information regarding the DSA can be found on the MOE website.

The closing date for application is 15 July 2017.

Selection Criteria

School team players in primary school for any of the following sports:
1) Hockey (Boys & Girls)
2) Football (Boys)
3) Basketball players (Boys & Girls)
4) Netball


  • Physical skills (Technique, agility, speed)
  • Tactical awareness in game situations
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Leadership qualities
  • Performance at selection trials


  • Recommendation/testimonials from coaches/teachers
  • Awards/Accomplishments


8 May – 15 July 2017: Application open for all Primary Six Students, returning Singaporeans, Permanent Residents and foreign students    

15 July 2017: Deadline for Submission of Applications

May 2017: Trials for Sports DSA during CCA Training. 

Trials for Sports DSA during CCA training


Trial Date 1 (Time)

Trial Date 2 (Time)


Football Boys

19 May (3.30pm-5pm)

24 May (3.30pm-5pm)

SKSS Field

Hockey Boys

19 May (4pm-6pm)

26 May (4pm-5.30pm)

SKSS Mini Hockey Pitch

Hockey Girls

19 May (4pm-6pm)

26 May (4pm-5.30pm)

SKSS Mini Hockey Pitch

Basketball Boys

17 May (4pm-5pm)

19 May (4pm-5pm)

SKSS ISH Level 1

Basketball Girls

24 May (4pm-5.30pm)

26 May (4pm-5pm)

SKSS ISH Level 1


24 May


26 May


SKSS ISH Level 2

* Please call General Office or check the school Website to confirm venue for Hockey. Venue will either be at Hockey Court @ SKSS or Hockey Pitch @ Seng Kang/Anchorvale Sports Complex
8 & 15 July (Saturday): Selection Trials @ SKSS (8.30am-10.30am)-for Hockey and Football only. 

Reporting Time: 8.30am @ SKSS

Things to bring:

  • Application Forms together with relevant documents (Refer to below for the list)
  • Football Boots (applicable for Football players)
  • Hockey sticks (applicable for Hockey players)
  • Shin pads
  • Water bottle etc

Please contact Mr Louis Ho (HOD PE/CCA) or Ms Ellenn Low (SH PE/CCA) for more details of the trials.

Application Procedure:

  1. Application forms will be available online and also at the School’s General Office from 8 May 2017 onwards.
  2. Application forms can be obtained from the school’s General Office during office hours, Mon –Fri 8:00am - 5:30pm.
  3. Photocopy of the following documents must be submitted together with Application form.
  4. Certified true copies will be required if your child is shortlisted for DSA.

Documents to be submitted:

  • Photocopy of my school Primary 5 Year-End results and Primary 6 Mid-year results or the equivalent for applicants not from national schools
  • Photocopy of my school’s CCA (in Hockey/Football/Basketball/Netball) and CIP records
  • Photocopy of relevant supporting documents (optional) such as testimonials from coaches, participation in external competition, representation in National Youth Team training etc

Completed application forms must be submitted by hand, together with all relevant documents to:

Attn: Mr. Louis Ho J Yen (HOD PE/CCA)
Re: DSA Exercise 2017

Seng Kang Secondary School
10, Compassvale Lane
Singapore 545090

Contact Persons in case of enquiries:

Mr Louis Ho (HOD PE/CCA)
Ms Ellenn Low (SH PE/CCA)
Ms Nazz (School Programme Executive)
Tel: 63887258
Email Address: skss@moe.edu.sg


Note: We regret that we will not be able to consider applications if application forms are not completely filled or supporting documents are not enclosed together with the forms.