overview of secondary school education
learn more about the government's policy and programmes for raising the quality of secondary school education in hong kong.
secondary education curriculum
access the curriculum guides for secondary school education and reference materials for teachers and parents here.
new academic structure for senior secondary education and higher education
find out the latest news and frequently asked questions about the new academic structure here.
applied learning in senior secondary education
students can choose applied learning courses in the senior secondary curriculum. it aims to provide students with opportunities to explore their career aspirations and orientation for lifelong learning in specific areas.
medium of instruction in secondary education
find out the government's policy on medium of instruction in secondary education as well as the guidance and support to schools.
recommended textbook list
this webpage contains lists of textbooks and learning materials recommended for use in schools. the lists are updated regularly.
secondary school profiles
this website allows you to search for secondary schools by district and provides comprehensive information about the schools.
direct subsidy scheme schools
check out the list of direct subsidy scheme schools and reference for parents here.
international schools in hong kong
this website provides information relating to international schools in hong kong for the parents, existing and potential school operators and the community.
choosing a secondary school
learn about how to choose a secondary school for your children and how to apply for admission to secondary 1.
secondary school places allocations (sspa) system
learn more about the allocations of subsidised secondary 1 places to primary 6 students under the sspa system. you can also check out lists of participating secondary schools at the discretionary places and central allocations stages.
secondary 4 placement mechanism
learn more about how secondary 3 leavers of government, aided and caput schools may pursue study in secondary 4 or full-time post secondary 3 craft courses under the nss academic structure.
vacancy situation of public sector secondary schools
check out the vacancies available in public sector secondary schools in different districts.
fees and charges for government and aided secondary schools
check out the fees and charges for studying in government and aided secondary schools.
quality assurance for schools
learn about the framework of school development and accountability adopted by the government in assuring the quality of education in local kindergartens, primary and secondary schools.
committee on home-school co-operation
the committee aims to promote home-school cooperation for the nurturing of the younger generations and educational development of the community. find out more information here.
education resources for secondary students
check out educational resources for secondary school students on various topics such as health, culture, environment and it security.
notes on choosing private schools offering non-formal curriculum (psnfcs) (pdf file)
find the points to note when choosing a psnfc (including tutorial schools) here.
search for private schools offering non-formal curriculum (psnfcs)
this webpage allows you to search for psnfcs (including tutorial schools) and their relevant information.
records of contraventions of the education ordinance and convictions in respect of schools
check out the records of contraventions of the education ordinance and convictions in respect of schools here.
examinations & assessments
find out the fundamentals of the concept of assessment for learning, as well as the various levels of examinations, from basic competency assessments, the hong kong diploma of secondary education examination to past public examinations here. you can also learn about other local and international examinations on this website.
further studies in hong kong
find out information and services for students who plan to further their studies in hong kong. information on professional and vocational training is also available.
learn about the government information and services related to studying outside hong kong.
continuing education & vocational training
check out information on continuing education, vocational training, non-local higher education courses, etc.
job hunting tips for the youth
learn about career information and services for the youth, as well as job seeking skills and tips on avoiding employment traps.
financial assistance for secondary education
check out the details on application and eligibility for various financial assistances provided for secondary students.