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by mrsm
Thu Jan 09, 2020 1:58 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Yishun Town Secondary School
Replies: 108
Views: 57704

Re: Yishun Town Secondary School

hiya wrote:
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:31 am
mrsm wrote:
Tue Jan 07, 2020 2:18 am
Hi, does anyone know abt DSA to YTSS under bowling or has anyone done so for your child?
YTSS accepted a few students via DSA bowling. Not sure how many in total, I heard of 3 students so far.
Thanks! I wonder how many applications they received under bowling.. :sweat:
by mrsm
Thu Jan 09, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2020
Replies: 2779
Views: 173899

Re: DSA 2020

In case anybody is interested... these are the stats for RI 2019 DSA: 1400 students applied, 120 were accepted. Cohort size is 405, DSA accounted for 30% of the intake. May I know where can we see stats like this for the schs? Information like this is usually shared by the individual schools during...
by mrsm
Thu Jan 09, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Need Advice on Sec School for West and North areas
Replies: 7
Views: 1405

Re: Need Advice on Sec School for West and North areas

Thanks. floppy. Tbh I don't even know where to start. I'm staying in Yishun so preferably schs in Yishun/Sembawang. Can forget abt northeast as my husband doesn't want our son to waste time travelling. I'm planning to try DSA to YTSS but would like to find out more abt other schs within the area to...
by mrsm
Thu Jan 09, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2020
Replies: 2779
Views: 173899

Re: DSA 2020

Luxedream wrote:
Thu Jan 09, 2020 6:58 am
In case anybody is interested... these are the stats for RI 2019 DSA: 1400 students applied, 120 were accepted. Cohort size is 405, DSA accounted for 30% of the intake.
May I know where can we see stats like this for the schs?
by mrsm
Tue Jan 07, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Need Advice on Sec School for West and North areas
Replies: 7
Views: 1405

Re: Need Advice on Sec School for West and North areas

Thanks. floppy. Tbh I don't even know where to start. I'm staying in Yishun so preferably schs in Yishun/Sembawang. Can forget abt northeast as my husband doesn't want our son to waste time travelling. I'm planning to try DSA to YTSS but would like to find out more abt other schs within the area too.
by mrsm
Tue Jan 07, 2020 2:18 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Yishun Town Secondary School
Replies: 108
Views: 57704

Re: Yishun Town Secondary School

Hi, does anyone know abt DSA to YTSS under bowling or has anyone done so for your child?
by mrsm
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Good Secondary Schools (North)
Replies: 47
Views: 32831

Re: Good Secondary Schools (North)

From what I know, YTSS via DSA sports is highly taxing. Some of them that don't do well academically will need to go NA. Not sure about those non DSA sports students. Hi, I know this is an old post but may I know what do you mean by highly taxing? I plan to try applying for DSA - Bowling at Yishun ...
by mrsm
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Need Advice on Sec School for West and North areas
Replies: 7
Views: 1405

Re: Need Advice on Sec School for West and North areas

For those staying in the north or northeast, how do you choose the schs? Any recommended schools in this area?
by mrsm
Mon Jan 06, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2020
Replies: 2779
Views: 173899

Re: DSA 2020

Thanks, kiasu_pig and floppy! I did check out the schools' websites but some stated students have to have represented their schools while ACS Barker for instance only stated what they look for during the selection process.. Guess I'll call the schools to find out more then..
by mrsm
Mon Jan 06, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2020
Replies: 2779
Views: 173899

Re: DSA 2020

Hi fellow parents, anyone knows if it is a must to be in the school's football cca to dsa under football? Will participation in external football academy and tournaments be considered?