St. James Lutheran Kindergarten

St. James Lutheran Kindergarten

* For admission information in English, please call 2898 2128 contact Ms Tse of our school.

 

Application Procedures

Click here to Download English Application Form

2022/23 K1 Admission Arrangements Flowchart

Collection of application Forms (No quota)

  • Download the application form from the above link
  • Pick up from the school during the office hours : Monday to Friday (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) / Saturday (9:00 AM-12:30PM)

 

Age

  • K1:at least 2 years and 8 months old
  • K2:at least 3 years and 8 months old
  • K3:at least 4 years and 8 months old

 

Return of Application Forms

Date : Collection forms throughout the year, no time limit, interveiws will be arranged according to the year of enrollment.

Method : visit this kindergarten or by mail (enough stamps are required)

Submit the application form in person:

  • Completed application form with a recent photo attached
  • Application Fee of HK$40
  • Proof of residency (for those not born in Hong Kong), such as a One-Way Permit or a Certificate of Entitlement to the Right of Abode in Hong Kong
  • A copy of the student's injection record
  • 6 envelopes (at least 4X9 inches in size) addressed to the student with a $2 stamp on each

 

Submission of Application Form (Unlimited)

  • Please submit the form entirely completed either by mail (with sufficient postage please) or in-person to the school.
  • The school is now accepting enrollment applications for Kindergarten (K1) in 2022/2023.

 

Interview

  • Kindergarten (K1) Interview Day takes place on 6th November 2021.
  • After November, you can schedule interviews for K1-K3 students with the school.
  • If Non-Chinese Speaking Family needs to have the translator service, please inform the school office when parents submit the application form for the arrangement.

 

Application for the 2022/23 Registration Certificate for Kindergarten Admission

  • Education Bureau (EDB) will implement the Free Quality Kindergarten Education policy starting from the 2022/2023 school year to replace the existing “Pre-primary Education Voucher Scheme”. Under the new scheme, EDB will use the “Registration Certificate for Kindergarten Admission” as the document for registration in the 2022/2023 school year.
  • Parents are required to submit an application for the “2022/2023 Registration Certificate for Kindergarten Admission” (hereafter referred as “2022/2023 RC”) to EDB from Sept to Nov2021. The “2022/2023 RC” will be opened for applications in Sept 2020 that EDB will announce and upload the details of the application onto EDB’s website in due course. 
  • Education Bureau

 

Admission Criteria

Applicants who are enrolled in the program will be given priority in the following cases:

  1. Brother/sister is a kindergarten graduate
  2. Now students and graduates' siblings
  3. Living nearby
  4. Overall performance

 

Announcement of Admission Results

We will inform parents of the K1 admission results before 17 December 2021. 

 

Registration Arrangements

  • Successful applicants: Parents should complete the registration procedures for their child from 6 to 8 January 2022 (Centralised Registration Dates) by submitting the School Admission Letter, the original of the “2022/2023 RC” to the kindergarten and pay registration fee.
  •  Applicants on waiting list: Parents should complete the registration procedures for their children according to the appointed date and time set by the school. Parents are required to submit the original of the “2022/2023 RC” to the kindergarten and pay the registration fee.
  •  The Registration Fee for 2022/2023 K1 place. For half day class is HK$970. For whole day class is HK$1,500.

 

Notes

  • Parents are required to submit application for the “2022/2023 RC” in order to meet and submit the school registration date and the “2022/2023 RC” respectively for completion.
  •  Should parents decide to change school after registration, please inform the kindergarten in writing. The school will return the “2022/2023 RC” but the registration fee will not be refunded. Upon obtaining the “2022/2023 RC”, the kindergarten will no longer keep the school place for the child.
  • The registration fee will be reimbursed from the first month school fee of the student’s entry. A difference will be charged or refunded accordingly.
  • Participates Free Quality Kindergarten Education Scheme.
  • All data is kept confidential and for application purposes only.
  • There is no return of submitted documents including photos, photocopies, or application forms.

 

EDB' s website on Admission Arrangements for Nursery(K1) Classes in Kindergartens

https://www.edb.gov.hk/en/edu-system/preprimary-kindergarten/kindergarten-k1-admission-arrangements/front.html