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Direct School Admission (DSA) 2021

Yuying Secondary School is a government-aided school that is guided by its core values: Integrity, Resilience, Respect and Responsibility. It aims to provide the learning experiences that will develop skills and competencies; preparing students for the future.

The 2021 DSA Exercise gives Primary 6 students the opportunity to seek admission into Yuying Secondary School to develop their talents, strengths and interests in the areas of 

  1. Wushu,
  2. Volleyball(Girls),
  3. Concert Band and  
  4. Community Youth Leadership - Student leaders are welcome to apply for admission through this category

    Admission Criteria for DSA Categories



    Selection Criteria

    Sports & Games

    ·   Wushu

    ·    Volleyball (Girls) 

    (i)   Represented school in: 
    • Zonal inter-school competitions or
    • Have track record of achievements in external competitions.

    Performing Arts

    ·    Concert Band 

    (i)     Represented school in

    • Singapore Youth Festival Presentation or
    • Similar band competitions locally/overseas

     (ii)  Participated at public performances or

    (iii)  Obtained relevant qualifications from accredited Music      Examinations.


    ·    Community Youth Leadership

    (i)   Held leadership position within CCA or student body (i.e. Prefects, VIA Ambassadors, etc.) or

    (ii)   Have experience in organising school events or led as team leaders for community service or VIA projects.

    ·         Have had conduct of at least Very Good’ in Pri 5 and 6 in the holistic report


    All shortlisted applicants are required to attend an interview or a trial/audition for the final selection with the prevailing Safe Measures Management put in place.  


    Please go to www.moe.gov.sg/dsa for DSA-SEC Portal

    Schedule for DSA Exercise



    ·    MOE DSA-Sec Portal opens

    5th May – 1st June

    ·   Selection of short-listed applicants

    28th June – 13 Sep

    Modes of selection for

    (1)   Wushu & (2)Volleyball (Girls)

    -          Recordings (NSG or CCA sessions) & E-interview.

    NB : Performance tasks are only required if the above is unavailable.

    (3)   Concert Band

    -          Performance Tasks & E-interview

    (4)   Community Youth Leadership

    -          E-interview & Inputs from applicants’ school

    The school will schedule sessions as follows

    i)          1.30pm – 2.00pm

    ii)        2.15pm – 2.45pm

    iii)      3.00pm = 3.30pm

    iv)      3.45pm – 4.15pm

    This will depends on the arrangement between the POCs of applicants’ primary schools and Yuying Secondary School.

    ·     Notification of Outcomes

    Late Nov