Applications Process

To apply for entry to Wycombe Abbey School Hong Kong you will need to complete an online Application Form in Chinese or English and upload the required documents and photos. This can be completed by clicking on the link below and following the instructions.

A completed application includes:

  • A completed application form
  • A digital photograph of the applicant
  • A copy of the applicant’s passport (ID Pages only)
  • Copies of both parent’s passports (ID Pages only)
  • Previous two years of applicant’s school reports (if applicable)
  • Copies of all specialist reports or assessments (if applicable)
  • Student reference form to be filled in and returned by a previous teacher (if applicable)

 

 


Once we have received your application, the Admissions team will check it and then invite you to bring your child for an Assessment appointment. Age-appropriate assessments are conducted in English by teacher and the results are reviewed by our Headmaster.

Late application for entry in 2019-20 academic year

Applications for late entry in 2019-20 are open and applicants for Year 1 to Year 5 will be considered on a case by case basis.

Application for entry in 2020-21 academic year

Applications for entry in 2020-21 are open for all Year groups.

We are continuously reviewing all the new applications received on an ongoing basis. All children applying for Year 1 and Year 2 will receive an invitation for assessment within two weeks of submitting their application. Assessment for 2020-21 Year 1 and Year 2 applicants will be conducted in November and December 2019. Applicants applying for entry in Year 3 and above will be invited for assessment from January 2020.

Format of Assessment

We assess each child's learning potential, including his or her English language ability, cognitive skils and social skills. All shortlisted children and their parents will be invited to attend an interview in English with the Headmaster.

Method of Assessment

  • Year 1 and Year 2 applicants are assessed in a group setting for their abilities in numeracy, cognitive, interpersonal and social skills. Children are also assessed for their understanding and use of English.
  • Applicants applying for Year 3 to Year 6  undergo a written assessment covering English, Mathematics and Non-Verbal Reasoning.

Results and Enrolment

For 2019-20 Admissions

If an applicant fulfills the admission and assessment requirements and a place is available, a formal offer will be made. To accept the offer of a place, parents need to confirm the enrolment online via the admissions system within the specified time in the offer letter. 

For 2020-21 Admissions

The admission results for Year 1 and Year 2 applicants will be announced on 11th December 2019 via email to all parents. For Year 3 and above applicants, the admission results will be released within two weeks of the assessment. 

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