VNSAA St. Hilary School (Kindergarten Section)
Information on Admission to K1 Classes in the 2019/20 School Year
Collection of application Forms (No quota):
1. Download from school website
2. Obtain from school in person
Distribution Period:
1. Date: Started from 01/09/2019
2. Time: 0930 a.m. to 0500 p.m. (Mondays to Fridays) / 0930 a.m. to 0100 p.m. (Saturdays)
Return of Application Forms and Application Fee(No set quota for the kidnergarten):
1. Date: Started from 01/09/2019
2. Time: 0930 a.m. to 0500 p.m. (Mondays to Fridays) / 0930 a.m. to 0100 p.m. (Saturdays)
3. Return method: Submit the application form in person / by post, together with the documents required , including:
a. Certificate of Birth / Any document confirming the residence in Hong Kong〔Original Document and Copy〕 b. Parents' Identity Cards〔Copies〕
c. One Students’ Passport Photo
d. Immunisation record
4. Application Fee: $20(the application fee will not be refunded)
Application for the “2020/21 Registration Certificate for Kindergarten Admission”
1. Education Bureau (EDB) will implement the Free Quality Kindergarten Education policy starting from the 2017/18 school year to replace the existing “Pre-primary Education Voucher Scheme”. Under the new Scheme, EDB will use the “Registration Certificate for Kindergarten Admission” as the document for registration in the 2020/21 school year.
2. Parents are required to submit an application for the “2020/21 Registration Certificate for Kindergarten Admission” (hereafter referred as “2020/21RC”) to EDB from September to November 2019. The “2020/21 RC” will be open for applications in September 2019 and EDB will announce and upload the details of application onto EDB’s website (link to be inserted) in due course.
Admission Criteria
1. Interview performance
2. The applicant with sibling(s) currently studying in the kindergarten/ is a relative of our school organization member will be given due priority consideration
Interview Arrangements
1. The kindergarten will arrange interview for all applicants
2. Interviews will be conducted on 09/11/2019
3. Individual interviews will be arranged
4. Parents should accompany their child for the interview
5. Please contact us at (telephone no.) if interpretation / translation service if required
Announcement of Admission
Results We will inform parents of the K1 admission results before 20 December 2019 by post.
Registration Arrangements
1. Successful applicants: Parents should complete the registration procedures for their child from 9 to 11 January 2020 (“Centralised Registration Dates”) by submitting the original of the “2020/21 RC” to the kindergarten and paying the registration fee.
2. Applicants on the waiting list: Parents should complete the registration procedures for their child according to the specified date set by the school. Parents are required to submit the original of the “2020/21 RC” to the kindergarten and pay the registration fee.
3. Please be reminded that if parents cannot submit the “2018/19 RC” during registration, the kindergarten may not be able to complete registration for their child. Hence, parents are required to submit application for the Registration Certificate to EDB within the specified period.
4. The registration fee for 2020/21 K1 place is HK$970. Should parents decide to change school after registration, please notify the kindergarten in writing. The kindergarten will return the “2020/21 RC” but the registration fee will not be refunded. Upon obtaining the “2020/21 RC”, the kindergarten will no longer keep the school place for the child.
For more information: Admission Arrangements for Nursery (K1) Classes in Kindergartens for the 2020/21 School Year
https://www.edb.gov.hk/en/edu-system/preprimary-kindergarten/kindergarten-k1-admission-arrangements/index-2.html

2019-2020 K1 books and miscellaneous reference price:
1. Books:/
2. Art materials:/
3. Handbook/homework:/
4. Stationery:/
5. School bag:/
6. Activity bag:/
Half-day class total fee:/
whole-day class total fee:$/  Has included a set of bedding (bedding including pillows, mattresses, quilts and bags)

2019-2020 K2 books and miscellaneous reference price:
1. Books:$ 498.5
2. Handbook/homework:$91.5
3. Art materials:$/
4. Stationery:$/
* Transfer students need to buy:
1. School bag:$76
2. Activity bag:$34
3. Art materials:$193.6
4. Stationery:$153.7
5. Handbook/homework:$ 55.7
(Original student) Half-day class total fee:$590
(Original student) whole-day class total fee:$590
(Transfer students) Half-day class total fee:$1103
(Transfer students) whole-day class total fee:$1458  Has included a set of bedding (bedding including pillows, mattresses, quilts and bags)

2019-2020 K3 books and miscellaneous reference price:
1. Books:$ 506.9
2. Handbook/homework:$107.1
3. Art materials:$/
4. Stationery:$/
* Transfer students need to buy:
1. School bag:$76
2. Activity bag:$34
3. Art materials:$193.1
4. Stationery:$156.2
5. Handbook/homework:$ 55.7
(Original student) Half-day class total fee:$668
(Original student) whole-day class total fee:$668
(Transfer students) Half-day class total fee:$1183
(Transfer students) whole-day class total fee:$1538  Has included a set of bedding (bedding including pillows, mattresses, quilts and bags)

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