We are currently accepting applications. Applications for entry to our school are made through the ESF Online Admission System (OAS).
In this section, you will find everything you need to start your journey with us.
Step 1: Determine enrolment age and year group
In ESF schools, all children in a year group are born in the same calendar year. The academic year runs from August to June. Please refer to the “How to Determine Your Year Group” section in this link for more details.
Step 2: Check school zoning (Primary & Secondary)
To be considered for admission into ESF Kennedy School, you have to be residing in our catchment area:
You may refer here for more details.
Step 3: Admission Criteria and Priority
Please refer to the “Admission Criteria and Priority” section in this link for details.
Step 4: Submit an online application
Individual or Special Educational Needs (SEN)
Applications for Special Educational Needs (SEN) provision within ESF, including for school places at JCSRS, follow a different application process. SEN applications are managed through ESF Centre, with an Admissions and Review Process (ARP) to assess students and make placement recommendations in line with the ESF Levels of Adjustment Framework.
Please visit ESF – Admissions of Children with Special Educational Needs for more information.
Step 5: Assessment/Interview
Students will be required to complete age-appropriate assessments to determine their ability to engage with an English-medium education.
Online Admissions system FAQ: https://www.esf.edu.hk/about-esf/online-admissions-system/
School Withdrawal Policy:
Student withdrawal – https://www.esf.edu.hk/primary-secondary-student-withdrawal/