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For admission in January 2020

Students who have attempted the Primary School Leaving Examination (PSLE) and are assessed not suitable to progress to Secondary School education or to re-attempt the PSLE.


For students who have attempted PSLE once, twice or thrice

  1. After receiving your child/ward’s PSLE results, you can submit the application through your child/ward’s Primary School or directly to NorthLight School by 28 November 2019.   For student who attempted PSLE once, the application must be recommended by the Primary School Principal.
  2. Parent/Guardian will be notified on the outcome of application via letter of offer by 6 December 2019.
For Mainstream School Leaver (Secondary School)

  1. Mainstream School Leaver (MSL) from secondary school is recommended to consider Crest Secondary School or Spectra Secondary School first.
  2. Parent/Guardian can submit the application directly to NorthLight School from November 2019 onwards. Download Application form
  3. Mainstream School Leaver who applies to study in NorthLight School will be assessed by NorthLight School on a case-by-case basis for admission.
  4. Successful and unsuccessful applicants will be notified by post.

  1. Priority for admission will be given to students who have attempted their PSLE thrice, twice or once in 2019.
  2. All applications by students from Special Education Schools shall be evaluated on a case-by-case basis, subject to the availability of vacancies after admissions of all applicants from Primary Schools who have attempted for PSLE and Mainstream School Leavers.
  3. Application for admission by international students will be considered when there is a vacancy and on a case-by-case basis in early February.
  4. The age requirements for the levels the students seeking admission to NorthLight School are as follows:

Level Seeking  Admission To
Permissible Age (as at 1st January of Year 
of Admission)
Year 1
13 to 15
Year 2
14 to 16
Year 3 15 to 17
Year 4 16 to 18


Successful applicants are required to bring along the following documents, which can be found in the invitation package obtained from their primary schools, when they report for registration at NorthLight School:

  1. Letter of Offer;
  2. Completed Student Bio-data & Medical Record forms;
  3. Completed consent forms for Dental treatment, EQUAL programme and release information;
  4. a. Notification Letter on successful application of MOE FAS from Primary School, if applicable;
    b. Completed Financial Assistance (FAS) Application form with supporting documents (if 4a is not available), if applicable;
  5. Photocopy of Parents’ NRICs/FINs (both sides);
  6. Primary School Report Book;
  7. Primary School Smart Card (EZ-link card);
  8. Medical Reports / Doctor’s letters / Psycho-Educational Report, SEAB Outcome of Access Arrangement Application for 2019 PSLE, if any, and
  9. Sufficient cash to pay for the fees and uniform; 
    * Payments for school fees can also be made in NETS or CHEQUE

Admission Level

Other Information

1.    School Hours

        7.45 am – 3.00 pm – Monday & Tuesday
        7.45 am – 3.30 pm – Wednesday & Thursday
        7.45 am – 12.30 pm – Friday
        Students are to be in the Hall for the flag-raising ceremony, which commences at 7.45am sharp.

2.    Office Hours (General Office)

        School Term
        7.00 am – 6.00 pm – Monday to Thursday
        7.00 am – 5.30 pm – Friday

        School Holidays
        7.30 am – 5.30 pm – Monday to Thursday
        7.30 am – 5.00 pm – Friday
        Closed on Sun, Sat and Public Holidays.

3.    Free Morning Shuttle Service to NorthLight School During School Days

        From Admiralty MRT Station (Bus-stop No. B46779)
        Day: Monday to Friday
        Time: Both buses 6.40 am

        From Bedok MRT Station (Bus stop No: 84031)
        Day: Monday to Friday
        Time: 6.30 am and 6.45 am

        From Redhill MRT Station (Bus stop No: B10201)
        Day: Monday to Friday
        Time: 6.45 am

        Click here  to view pick-up points

4.    Course Commencement

        Day: Thursday
        Date: 2 January 2020