Notes on Year 7 Admissions (2021-2022) - 2nd Round Admissions
七年級入學申請須知 (2021/22) - 第二輪入學申請
1. General Notes 一般須知:
Scholarships & Financial Assistance Scheme are available to eligible registered students.
Families receiving the CSSA and students receiving financial assistance provided by the Student Finance Assistance Agency (SFAA), could apply for school fee remission.
領取綜援的家庭及領取學生資助辦事處 (學資處) 財政資助的學生，可申請學費減免。
Our school does not take part in the Secondary School Places Allocation System (SSPA). All students will be admitted only through our admissions and selection process. According to the guidelines given by the Education Bureau, after you have submitted the application form to us, you are still eligible for applying to another school through the SSPA System.
Admitted applicants, who have signed a matriculation agreement with us, will not be allocated any places through the SSPA System. If school places have been allocated to the applicant, those school places will be withdrawn.
The School Administrative & Admissions Committee of Lutheran Academy reserves all rights related to all arrangements of application for admissions, and may amend the arrangements at any time without prior notice. In case of any disputes arising out of the admissions, the decision of Lutheran Academy shall be final.
The application is valid for one academic year. (November 2020 to July 2021)
Each applicant can only apply for one year level in each academic year.
2. Admissions Dates & Seminars 申請日期及入學簡介會:
The second round Admissions application will start from 23 November 2020 (Mon) until 26 February 2021 (Fri).
第二階段申請由 2020 年 11 月 23 日(一) 開始至 2021 年 2 月 26 日(五) 為止。
If the Tropical Cyclone Signal No.8 or above is hoisted, or Red or Black Rainstorm Warning isissued at or after 7am on 16 January 2021 (Sat), the Admissions seminar will be postponed to another day with further notice. Parents are advised to check the latest news from the Lutheran Academy website.
Complete the online application at http://admissions.luac.edu.hk
Application Period: 23 November 2020 (Mon) to 26 February 2021 (Fri)
申請期限: 2020年11月23日(一) 至 2021年2月26日(五)
An application fee of HK$50 should be paid to our Admissions Office by cash or a crossed cheque made payable to "ELCHK LUTHERAN ACADEMY"by 4pm on26 February 2021 (Fri)(Cheque can also be posted to our Admissions Office). Please write the applicant's name and application number at the back of the cheque.
請於2021年2月26日(五)下午四時正前，親身到本校的入學組辦事處以現金或劃線支票支付報名費港幣伍拾圓正 (亦可以郵寄 方式遞交劃線支票到本校入學辦事處)，抬頭請寫「基督教香港信義會宏信書院」，並於支票背後寫上申請人姓名及申請編號。
This fee is non-refundable. The school assumes no responsibility or obligation for any mistakes or losses of the cheques sent by mail. However, if applicants have financial difficulties in paying the application fee, please submit a written explanation, we will consider waiving the application fee.
Unless a waiver of the application fee has been granted, the application will not be proceeded if the applicant fails to settle the HK$50 application fee before 26 February 2021(Fri).
除非申請人已獲豁免繳付報名費，否則，如申請人未能於2021年2月26日 (五) 或之以前交妥港幣 $50報名費，其申請將不會獲得處理。
Supporting documents to be submitted with the online application form:
A most recent photo of the applicant.
A photocopy of the applicant’s birth certificate/identity card/Passport
For non-permanent Hong Kong residents: Applicants should present valid supporting
document to show that he/she can reside and study in Hong Kong.
非香港永久性居民: 申請人須出示有效的證明文件，以證明他 / 她能夠在香港逗留及讀書。
The data on the VISA showing the limit of the applicant's stay in Hong Kong should still valid at the time of admisisons to the school. 簽證上的日期須顯示持證人在獲得取錄時，其在港逗留期限仍然有效。
A photocopy of the applicant's recent report card 最近一次的成績表副本
No more than one recommendation letter, if any 不多於一封的推薦信(如適用)
A photocopy of the Primary 6 Student Record Form 小六學生資料表副本
Items to be submitted to our Admissions Office by 4pm on26 February 2021 (Fri):
請於2021年2月26日 (五) 下午四時正前遞交以下項目到本校入學辦事處:
Application Fee of HK$50 by cash or a crossed cheque (Cheque can be posted to our office)
Portfolio is not required and will not be considered in the admissions process.
All documents submitted will not be returned.
* The date on the VISA showing the limit of the applicant's stay in Hong Kong should still be valid at the time of admissions to the school.
4. Interview 面試
Only individual interviews will be arranged on 24 March2021 (Wed). The interview details will be notified by email later.
The interview time is randomly assigned; please reserve the aforementioned date for the interview as requests for rescheduling will not be entertained.
Applicants will not be considered if they fail attend the interviews.
Original copies of the relevant documents should be presented for verification during the interview.
If the applicant is sick on the Interview Day, he/she should submit the Certificate of Sickness to us within the next working day, so that the school may arrange another interview for the applicant. However, the make-up interview is not guaranteed. If we did not receive any related documents within the time specified, we would consider the applicant as giving up the interview.
5. Result of Application 申請結果
Candidates will be notified by email of their interview result in early April 2021.
If all places are filled up during the second round of admissions, other applicants will be put on our waiting list.
6. Admissions Criteria 收生準則
We place high importance on our students' proficiency level of English and good characters.
The overall assessment is divided into two parts:
The applicant's in-school performance and his/her talents (e.g. academic performance, conduct, interests and talents etc)
The applicant's interview performance (e.g. communication ability, co-operation, comprehensiveness etc)