Presentation on theme: "Release of 2014 GCE ‘O’ Level Results"— Presentation transcript:
1 Release of 2014 GCE ‘O’ Level Results 12 January 2015
2 Release of GCE ‘O’ Level Results There are many routes to success.Explore all possible education options and look for one that best fits the needs, interests and abilities, passion.It may just mean taking the road less travelled.
3 What are the various Post-Secondary School options available? ITEPolyTalking points:Help our students understand that no matter what situation they are currently in, there are many options available for them.As educators, our role is to help our students realize that there are multiple bridges and ladders at any given point of their life which can help them move closer towards achieving their goals.Hence, before going into the specific details of what the various PSEI tracks entail, let’s take a few minutes to recall some of the options available to our pupils.Do remember that each option caters to the aptitudes and needs of different types of learners. Remind your student to consider which environment will help them optimize their potentialNote:The use of ‘our students’ can be replaced with ‘your child’ when addressing parents.JC/CI etc.
4 4 MAIN TYPES OF OPTIONS Junior Colleges (JCs) or Millennia Institute Institute of Technical Education (ITE)PolytechnicsThere are 4 main types of publicly-funded Post Secondary Education Options available for studentsNAFA or LASALLE
5 JOINT ADMISSION EXERCISE (JAE) Junior Colleges (JC) 2 year – A levelMillennia Institute (MI) 3 year – A levelPolytechnics (POLY) 3 year – DiplomaInstitute of Technical Education (ITE) 2 year – Higher Nitec; 3 year – Nitec
6 Aggregate Computations JC: L1R5 ≤ 20MI: L1R4 ≤ 20Polytechnic: ELR2B2 ≤ 26ITE (Higher Nitec): ELB4, ELR1B3 or ELR2B2(2014 range of cut-off-points: 25 to 31)Legend:L1 = English or Higher Mother TongueR = Relevant subjectsEL = English LanguageB = Best subjects
7 Bonus Points for Computation of Net Aggregate Scores 1) CCA gradesGrades A1-A2: 2 pointsGrades B3-C6: 1 point(For admission to JC/Poly/ITE)2) Pass in English and Higher Mother TongueCLEP – Chinese Language Elective ProgramMLEP – Malay Language Elective Program2 points for admission to JC/MI courses, provided these choices come before any Poly/ITE courses
8 JOINT ADMISSION EXERCISE (JAE) 12 January (3pm) to 16 Jan (4pm)
9 JOINT ADMISSION EXERCISE (JAE) All applications must be submitted online through the JAE Internet System (JAE-IS): accessible through the JAE websiteWebsite address given in the JAE 2015 Booklet(Pg 7)
10 JOINT ADMISSION EXERCISE (JAE) Complete the worksheet in the booklet before accessing the JAE-ISMake full use of the 12 choices
11 Requirement for JAE Registration NRIC/FIN and the JAE PIN to access the JAE-IS.JAE PIN can be found in Form A, which will be given together with the result slip.
12 Requirement for JAE Registration The JAE PIN is issued once only and will not be replaced if lost.Students who have lost or forgotten the PIN would have to register personally at MOE – Customer Service Centre.Do not lose Form A
13 JAE RegistrationForm A provides the list of courses that you are eligible to apply.Use 2014 cut-off-points as a guidePrint and keep the Verification Slip as proof of your application.
16 Release of JAE Posting Results Release of JAE posting results will be on 30 Jan 2015 (tentative).JAE-IS, accessible through the JAE websiteSMS (provide your mobile number during JAE application)
17 Acceptance of Offer Refer to JAE 2015 Booklet Pg 13 JC/MI – Report to the respective JC/MI on the next working day after the release of postingPolytechnic – Enrolment Package to be received by end February and complete online enrolment by stated date.ITE – Receive an enrolment letter within 3 working days upon release of JAE posting results and accept the offer online within the stipulated period indicated in the letter.
18 Retention CriteriaObtained not more than 2 GCE O-Level passes (excluding CCA) and an aggregate of 45 points or fewer in 6 subjects. CCA may be considered as oneof the 6 subjects,Obtained 3 or more GCE O-Level passes (excluding CCA) but do not qualify for admission to Junior Colleges, Millennia Institute or Polytechnics.
19 Application Period to Retain First periodBy this Friday, 16 Jan 2015.Pick up the form from General Office.Second periodBetween the 1st to 5th working day from thedate of release of the JAE posting results, Feb (Mon).
20 Name of Arts Institution Some OPEN House Dates for 2015PolytechnicsS/NName of PolytechnicOpen House DatesTime1Nanyang Polytechnic8 to 10 Jan10AM to 6PM except 9 Jan: 9AM to 11PM2Ngee Ann Polytechnic10AM to 6PM3Republic Polytechnic4Singapore Polytechnic5Temasek Polytechnic11AM to 6PM except 10 Jan: 10AM to 6PMJunior CollegesS/NName of JCOpen House DatesTime1Anderson Junior College13 Jan11AM to 5PM2Innova Junior College11.30AM to 5PM3Catholic Junior College14 Jan10AM to 4PM4Pioneer Junior College9AM to 5PM5Yishun Junior CollegeMillennia InstituteS/NName of InstitutionOpen House DatesTime1Millennia Institute14 Jan2PM to 5PMArts InstitutionsS/NName of Arts InstitutionOpen House DatesTime1La Salle College of the Arts16 to 17 January11AM to 5PM2Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts10AM to 5PM