Application for Admission into Year 3 IP

Application for admission into Year 3 IP – now open

 2021 Year 2 Express students may apply for admission into ACS (Independent)’s Integrated Programme (IP).  Successful students will be enrolled in Year 3 and 4 IP (2022 – 2023) leading to the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme.

The selection criteria is as follows:

  1. Year 1 and Year 2 year-end overall results
  2. Results of a Higher Ability Selection Test (HAST) that will evaluate abstract reasoning, mathematics reasoning and reading comprehension abilities.
  3. Student’s Personal Portfolio on special academic awards and achievements, co-curricular and performing arts activities, leadership and community involvement programme, special talents and project work;
  4. Subject Teacher’s and PCT’s evaluation;
  5. Interview.

The deadline for the submission of the application form and HAST fee of $50 is Thursday 25 March 2021 for all students

All applicants must take the HAST on Wednesday 12 May 2021         

Please note the school must receive items 2, 4 and 5 by Tuesday, 25 May 2021.

The application documents can be downloaded below:

  1. Year 3 IP Application Form
  2. Personal Portfolio Template
  3. Guidelines and Information for Filling Up Personal Portfolio
  4. Pastoral Care Tutor’s Evaluation Form
  5. Subject Teacher’s Evaluation Form
  6. Introduction to the ACS (Independent) Integrated Programme
  7. Flow-chart on course of study in ACS (Independent) Years 3 – 6
  8. Write-up on the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme – Years 5 & 6

We thank you for your application.