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Direct School Admission (DSA)

Dear P6 students,

Fajar Sec welcomes you!

If you have any skills, talents and potential in Leadership, we invite you to apply for Direct School Admission (DSA) to Sec 1 (2020).

Details on our Learning for Life Programme (LLP) on Community & Youth Leadership can be found here.

Selection Criteria

Applicants should

·     have leadership position(s) such as Prefects, Student Councillors, CCA Leaders, Class Committee members;

·     have leadership experience/award(s) or participated actively in community project(s) where they have demonstrated leadership skills and potential; 

·     attain a Conduct Grade of ‘Very Good’ or better in Primary 5 (overall) and Primary 6 (mid-year).

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview during the period 16 to 19 July 2019 in Fajar Sec.


Application Process

From 2019, application for DSA-Sec can be submitted through the online DSA-Sec Portal. The application is free-of-charge and will be open from 8 May to 4 Jun 2019. For more details, please refer to MOE website – www.moe.gov.sg/admissions/direct-admissions/dsa-sec.

Parents and students are encouraged to choose schools wisely based on the student’s aptitudes and strengths, bearing in mind the schools’ academic and non-academic requirements, and the programmes available to develop the area of talent.

Key Dates

8 May to 4 Jun 2019

DSA Application begins. Submit DSA application via the online DSA-Sec Portal. www.moe.gov.sg/admissions/direct-admissions/dsa-sec
16 to 19 July 2019

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview in Fajar Sec.
By 30 Aug 2019Applicants will be notified of the DSA-Sec offers.
Late Oct to Early Nov 

Applicants to submit their preferred choice of school online via the DSA-Sec Portal or via the applicant’s primary school. 
Late Nov 

Applicants will receive DSA-Sec allocation results with the PSLE results.