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Frequently Asked Questions about the Direct School Admission Exercise

1.   What talents are the school looking for?

St. Margaret’s Secondary School welcomes girls who are talented in the Aesthetics and Sports listed in the DSA-Sec talent areas offered by St. Margaret’s Secondary School

 

2.   What are the selection criteria?

Selection is based primarily on your merit in your area of talent.  Click on the respective areas for more details on the selection process and criteria for Aesthetics and Sports.

 

3.   How do I apply?

Please refer to the application process for details.

 

4.   When is the closing date for submitting the application?

The closing date is 1 June 2021.

 

5.   When will I know that my application has been shortlisted?

If you are shortlisted, you will be notified about two weeks before your audition/trial, which will be held during the period of 30 June 2021 to 4 August 2021.


6.   What do I need to prepare for the selection auditions/trials/interviews?

You may refer to the Admission Criteria for DSA Exercise for Aesthetics and Sports.


7.   When will I know the outcome of the selection?

You will be notified of the outcome via post/email by 13 September 2021.

 

8. How do applicants not studying in MOE Schools apply for DSA?

Applicants should apply online for a Registration Number (RGxxxxxxx), before they can apply through the DSA-Sec Portal. This is done using an online form via MOE DSA Website.