The number of GEPPer girls is only about 1/4 to 1/3 of the entire GEPPer cohort. Thus most co-ed GEP Class will only have about 2 to 5 girls to each class.
If your daughter is from a girl school, it might be a big shock, and GEPPer boys are nor
Many parents in the past also asked this question, and the whole world knows by statistics that girls perform much better academically than boys, including IQ tests. If you look at the top 10 20 secondary schools in Singapore, majority are Girls school.
I am not saying that boys are not good, only the good ones are much less in numbers
But "policy" in GE Branch is such that only 1/4 to 1/3 girls is admitted to GEP, this has been the case ever since the program started.
So all girls out there if you are not selected, please don't think that you are in anyway less superior
The above is my personal opinion, please don't quote me ok? wait MOE come knock at my door
I am quite interested in the boy-girl ratio for those who successfully dsa into coed schools via hast/gat coz I've always wondered if they have the same pattern