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TWGHs Ma Kam Chan Memorial Primary School

2021/22 Notes to Primary One Wait-listed Places Applicants


Part A.  Application Notes

Application fee:          Free

Application Period:   From  2nd June  (Wednesday) to 4th June  (Friday), 2021

Time:                            8:30a.m. to 4:00p.m.


How to apply:

1. Submit in person at the reception of Ching Shing Main Campus

2. By mail: TWGHs Ma Kam Chan Memorial Primary School, 2 Ching Shing Road, Sheung Shui, N.T.

Please specify on the envelope: Application for Primary One Wait-listed Places


Please bring the following documents when you submit your application

  • Primary One Wait-listed Places Application Form(Downloaded here)
  • Photocopies of the application forms for Discretionary Places Admission Stage and Central Allocation Stage. (Please refer to Application Form Part C)
  • A student portfolio, which can include parental letters of recommendation, kindergarten transcripts / evaluation reports, learning progress reports, certificates, awards, student works, daily life photos, etc. The total number of pages should not exceed ten pages. In the student portfolio, parents may also submit a student self-introduction video (not more than 2 minutes) if they wish.



Part B.  Selection Methods & Criteria

First round:

The school will form a selection committee to review the student portfolios of each applicant, and select about 30-40 applicants to enter the second round of interviews according to the following criteria:

A. Student Portfolio (20 points)

B. Order of Preference of Our School & Connection with the School Governing Body (10 points)

  1. Student Conduct (4 pts)
  2. Learning Performance(6 pts)
  3. Performance of Extracurricular Activities (6 pts)
  4. Parental Cooperation and Support (4pts)
  1. Choice of school at the Discretionary Places Admission Stage (5 pts)
  2. Choice of school at the Central Allocation Stage (2 pts)

1st Choice in both Part A and Part B – 2 pts

1st Choice in either Part A or Part B – 1 pt

  1. Referred by the School Governing Body (3 pts) / Recommended by the Principals of the kindergartens under the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals (2 pts)

Second Round:

Format:  The school will conduct the second round of interviews in the form of either a video interview or an in-person interview according to the latest development of the epidemic.

Date:    Mid June, 2021

The school is going to interview both the students and the parents at the interview. The scoring standards remain unchanged. Details are as follows:

A. Student Performance (20 points)

B. Parental Cooperation (10 points)

  1. Appearance and Courtesy (3 pts)
  2. Focus and Discipline (3 pts)
  3. Response and Expression (7 pts)
  4. Languages and Logical Thinking   (7 pts)
  1. Knowledge and Understanding of the School
  2. Recognition of the School's Philosophy
  3. Understanding and Care for the Child


Ching Shing (Main Campus)
: 2 Ching Shing Road, Sheung Shui, N.T.
: 2671 1071
:2671 1079
Choi Yuen (Annex)
:Choi Yuen Estate, Sheung Shui, N.T.
: 2606 7891
:2606 7232
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