The Church of Christ in China Shum Oi Church Kindergarten
The Church of Christ in China
Shum Oi Church Kindergarten

Information on Admission to K1 Classes

Application for the “ Registration Certificate for Kindergarten Admission”, please visit the EDB’s website (https://www.edb.gov.hk/k1-admission_tc) or call the 24-hour automatic telephone enqiiry system at 2891 0088.

Eligible to apply

  • 2020/2021 school year,born on or before 31 December 2017
  • 2021/2022 school year,born on or before 31 December 2018

Application period

  • Date : Start from 24 August 2020
  • Time : 9:30a.m. to 11:00a.m. (Mondays to Fridays) 2:00p.m. to 4:00p.m. (Mondays to Fridays) / 9:30a.m. to 11:00p.m. (Saturdays)

Return method

  • Download from school website (submit the application form in person or for submission by post)
  • Obtain from school in person during office hours and
  • Application fee: HK$40 (For submission by post, please pay by cheque or make payment when collecting the application form in person)
  • Remark: The application fee is non-returnable whether the application is successful or not.
  • By Cheque  - Mail a crossed cheque payable to " The Church of Christ in China Shum Oi Church Kindergarten"              

Documents required

  • Application form with recent photo
  • The applicant child’s Hong Kong Birth Certificate and its photocopy
  • The applicant Child’s Vaccination Record and its photocopy (both front page and back page)
  • Two $2 stamped, self-addressed envelopes
  • Remark:
  • 1.  For video recordings of your child playing or reading at home, please save a clip of 3 to 5 minutes in an optical disc and submit it with the application form to us for reference.
  • 2. For submission by post, you will be notified of the arrangement for verification against the original copies in due course.
  • 3. Parents are required to submit the completed application form together with the above mentioned documents and the application fee in person. (If the information is insufficient, the application will not be accepted)

Interview

Interview Arrangements:

  1. In-person or online video interviews with all children applying for the nursery class will be scheduled for within 2020.  Parents will be informed separately of the exact date and time.
  2. Parents should accompany their child for the interview
  3. Please contact us at 2777 0986 if interpretation /translation service if required
     

 

Admission Criteria

        Announcement of Admission Results:

  1. For interview performance, parents may refer to the contents in the optical disc provided.
  2. The applicant with sibling(s) currently studying in the school will be given due priority consideration (As the number of school places is limited, please understand that not all applicants fulfilling the priority consideration will be guaranteed a school place.)
  3. We will inform parents of the K1 admission results before December 2020 by post.

Registration Arrangements

  1. Successful applicants: Parents should complete the registration procedures for their child from 7 to 9 January 2021
  2. Applicants on the waiting list: Parents should complete the registration procedures for their child according to the specified date set by the school.
  3. Parents are required to submit the school letter and the “RC” / “AP” to the school(Remark 1).
  4. The registration fee for 2021/22 K1 place is HK$900(half-day session) HK$1,500(whole-day session)(Remark 2).


Remarks: 

  1. Please be reminded that if parents cannot submit the “RC” / “AP” during registration, the school may not be able to complete registration for their child. Hence, parents are required to submit application for the registration document to EDB within the specified period.
  2. If the child concerned studies in the school, the registration fee paid will be refunded in September. Should parents decide to change school after registration, please notify the school in writing. The school will return the “RC” / “AP” but the registration fee will not be refunded. Upon obtaining the “RC” / “AP”, the school will no longer keep the school place for the child.
  3. After the registration day, if apply Kindergarten, please will call the school at 2777 0986.