Information for new student

Collection of Application Forms

Date of submit: Start now

Office Hour:

Monday to Friday   8:30am-5:00pm(apart from 12:00-12:30 and 4:15-4:30)

Saturday                9:00am-12:30nn(except public holidays)

Return of Application Forms (Now accepting applications)

Please include:

  • 1 ID Photo (2″)
  • Photocopy of your child’s birth certificate and immunization record
    (Original copy is needed for checking by officer)
  • 4 self-addressed stamped envelopes
    (With $2 stamps and write your child’s name on the envelope)
  • Application fee: $40

Obtain from school on person: to be collect together with the application form by cash or cheque.

  • By post:  to be collect together with the application form by cheque only (Back side of the cheque should contain applicant’s name and phone number)
  • Cheque issued to: Chinese Y.M.C.A. Kindergarten

Interview Arrangements

  1. Interviews will be arranged by the school for K1 applicants
  2. Parents will be notified in form of letter or call by the school separately when we receive the application form
  3. Group and individual interviews will be arranged
  4. Parents must accompany their child for the interview
  5. Interviews will be have interpretation/translation services. For NCS parents and children are allowed to be accompanied by a Chinese speaking relative/friend to facilitate communication in the interview.

Admission Mechanism

  • Full-day class
    According to the applicant’s family needs (such as those with working parents, need to take care of chronically ill patients at home, etc.)and the applicant’s interview performance.
  • Half-day class
    The applicant’s siblings are currently enrolled in the kindergarten and will be given priority for half-day class.
    The applicant’s interview performance.

Admission result announcement

The school will notify the admission results and registration procedures of the kindergarten class by mail in early December 2021. 

2023-2024Enrollment Flow SheetClick here to read more

Registration

Upon receipt of notification of admission to K1, parents must complete the registration procedures in person at the school during the “centralized registration dates”

  • For half-day classes, parents should submit the“2023/24 RC or voucher”, pay $970 for ”registration fee”and 2 self-addressed stamped envelopes
  • For whole-day classes, parents should submit the“2023/24 RC or voucher” and pay $1,570 for“registration fee”and 2 self-addressed stamped envelopes
  • If parents decide to change to another school after registration, please notify the kindergarten in writing. The kindergarten will return the “2023/24 RC”. The registration fee will not be refunded.

Information on Admission in 2023/24 School Year

Applicants would apply to EDB for the “Registration Certificate for KG admission” (“RC”) from September to November 2022. Click here to read more.

Upon receipt of the applications with all necessary information and documents provided, EDB will generally take six to eight weeks to complete processing of the applications and issue the “RC” / “KG Admission Pass” (“AP”) to eligible applicants by post or online submission(https://eform.one.gov.hk/form/edb005/en/).

Parents may call the EDB’s Regional Education Offices, the Joint Office for Kindergartens and Child Care Centres or the EDB hotline for enquiry. Click here to read more.

  Hong Kong Regional Education Office2863 4646
  Kowloon Regional Education Office3698 4108
  NT East Regional Education Office2639 4876
  NT West Regional Education Office2437 7272
  Joint Office for Kindergartens and Child Care Centres3107 2197
  EDB Hotline2891 0088

Or by the Link stated below:

Kindergarten Education Scheme

Profile of Kindergartens and Kindergarten-cum-Child Care Centresuch as those with working parentsnow