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Application Guidelines for Secondary One Admissions (2020/2021)


Since St Stephen's College joined the Direct Subsidy Scheme (DSS), the College has not participated in the Secondary School Places Allocation System and there is no school net restriction for applications.

Applications to the College begin 5 October 2019
Deadline for the return of Secondary 1 application forms: 6 December 2019

Application forms and relevant information for use on 5 October 2019.


i. Fill in the application form online
ii. Fill in scholarship forms (optional)
iii. Print the PDF generated by the system
iv. Submit the hardcopy of the PDF along with other supporting documents to the College either
a.    In person – visit the General Office during office hours
      (Mon - Fri: 9 am – 5 pm; Sat: 9 am – 1 pm) or
b.    By post – General Office (S1 Admissions), St Stephen’s College, 22 Tung Tau Wan Road, Stanley, Hong Kong
v. From the school website:
a.    Download Appplication Guidelines
b.    Download the Appendix to DSS Application

The completed form should be submitted before the deadline together with the following:

i. Printout of the completed online application form
ii. Two self-addressed stamped (HK$2.00) envelopes of size 4” X 9”
iii. Photocopies of academic reports for Primary 4 and 5, and diplomas/certificates of special skills and achievement awards in A4 size printouts
iv. Photocopy of Hong Kong Identity Card / passport (if without ID card)
v. Photocopy of Primary Six Student Record Form (can be submitted after the deadline of application)
vi. A crossed cheque of HK$50 (Application Fee) payable to “St Stephen's College”
vii. Applications will not be processed unless all required documents, including sufficient postage, has been submitted.
3. Precondition for admission

Only applicants with good academic performance and grade B ( ) or above in conduct in Primary 4 and 5 are considered.

4. Admission Talks for parents and students will be held in the College.
  i.    5 October 2019 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
  ii.   19 October 2019 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
5. The 2019-2020 school fee for Secondary 1 students: HK$72,000 - subject to review.
  (Non-permanent residents of Hong Kong are charged a different fee and should contact the College for more details.)
6. Interviews will be conducted in English, Cantonese and/or Putonghua. Candidates may be asked to participate in music auditions and sports trials.
  Interview dates:
  i.    4 January 2020 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  ii.   18 January 2020 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Criteria for the selection of Secondary One students
Academic results 50%
Extracurricular achievements 10%
Performance in the interview 35%
Other (e.g. parents are alumni / staff; siblings are alumni / current students) 5%
7. Release of results
  Results will be released before 10 April 2020.
8. All enquiries should be directed to Miss Valery Chu of the General Office.
Phone: 2813 0360
Fax: 2813 7311
School Website:
School Address: St Stephen's College, 22 Tung Tau Wan Road, Stanley Hong Kong