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Direct School Admission

Direct School Admission (2020)


Have a special talent? All Primary 6 students are welcome to participate in Direct School Admission (DSA) for the academic year 2021 into our school. 

In view of Covid-19 situation, there will be no face-to-face selection trials or auditions.

 

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

 

Students who are successfully admitted to the school via DSA are expected to honour their commitment to the school, and participate in the activities related to the talent they are selected for from year 1 - 4.


Selection Considerations:

a) Past years CCA track records (no submission of document is needed).

b) Shortlisted applicants will be informed by the school on the date and time of interview via video conferencing at least 3 days beforehand. During the interview, applicants will be ask to perform stationary tasks that are relevant to the talent areas they apply to. Applicants may check with the teacher in charge during the video conferencing should you have any queries about the performance task.

c) You may submit any supporting document to the relevant teacher-in-charge through the email listed below (Optional).

Registration:

Please submit your registration for the school’s consideration by 5 June 2020 through the DSA portal.


https://www.dsa-is.moe.gov.sg/login/mainstreamapplicant



Information on the various talent areas


Area

Teacher-in-charge

Performance Task

 

Badminton

(Boys)

 

Mr Wee Keng Chye

(wee_keng_chye@moe.edu.sg)

 

Task: Forward swing with a badminton racket.

Focus: Power of the swing and the follow through action.

 

 

Basketball

(Boys and Girls)

 

Miss Sandy Leong

(leong_sen_tieng@moe.edu.sg)

 

Task: Dribbling drills with a basketball.

Focus: Able to do ‘Cross Over’, ‘Behind The Back’, ‘Through The Legs’ and ‘Spin Move’ with both hands.

 

 

Football

(Girls)

 

 

Mr Harris Alexander

(harris_alexander@moe.edu.sg)

 

Task 1: Continuous Scissors (Video skill 1)

Task 2: Sole Tap (Video skill 2)

Task 3: Inside Cut, Outside Outside Push

(Video skill 20)

Focus: Footwork

 

Student may click on the link below for the demonstration of the expected task.

 

https://tinyurl.com/Football-Performance-Tasks

 

 

Netball

(Girls)

 

 

Ms Witty Goh

(goh_wen_ti_witty@moe.edu.sg)

 

Task 1: Drive forward to catch an Imaginary ball thrown to you, pivot and make an imaginary pass in an opposite direction.

Repeat 3 times.

Focus: Footwork

 

Task 2: Ball handling

a)       Throw ball across your body back and forth from one hand to another.

b)      Move the ball around the waist (both directions).

Focus: Test of ball control and accuracy.

 

 

Volleyball

(Boys)

 

 

Mr Hariharan Subramaniam

(hariharan_subramaniam@moe.edu.sg)

 

Task: Stationary juggling of ball using underarm and overhead passing (1 metre from passing platform).

Focus: Number of juggles and the control of the ball.

 

 

Choir

(Boys and Girls)


 

Ms Kathy Cheong

(cheong_kah_keh_kathy@moe.edu.sg)

 

Task: Prepare a song of your choice to sing during the video conferencing.

Assessment Rubrics: Click here

 

 

Concert Band

(Boys and Girls)

 

 

Mr Shanon Sim

(shanon_sim_jia_rui@moe.edu.sg)

 

 

Using a music instrument of your choice,

Task 1: Play two contrasting pieces or sections of music, each lasting about 1 – 2 minutes.

Task 2: Play scales of one octave (both ascending and descending) in the following keys at concert pitch: B major, E major, F major. For each note of the scale, tongue four crotchet notes and eight quaver notes. Tempo should be about = 120.

Assessment Rubrics: Click here

 

 

Student Leadership

(Boys and Girls)

 

 

Mr Gerald Pang

(pang_liang_wee_gerald@moe.edu.sg)

 

 

Students need to undergo an online interview.

Assessment Rubrics: Click here

 


Experience the exciting life of a Dunmanite



Our CCA Journey in 2019


You can find more information about our CCAs and Student Leadership Programme here.


 

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Sports & Games


 

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Performing Arts


 

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Student Leadership



Click on the images above to find out more.

For general DSA enquiry, please contact


Mr Teo Khong Beng

HOD PE/CCA

teo_khong_beng@moe.edu.sg


Mr Chong Yau Kwang

SH PE/CCA

chong_yau_kwang@moe.edu.sg