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11 primary schools may face balloting for Phase 2B, down from 24 last year

Published on Jul 18, 2014 7:52 PM
 
Fewer schools this year may have to conduct balloting for the next stage of Primary 1 registration, Phase 2B, which starts on Monday, July 21, 2014. -- PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Fewer schools this year may have to conduct balloting for the next stage of Primary 1 registration, Phase 2B, which starts on Monday.

Going by last year's demand, 11 primary schools may need to do so for Phase 2B, which is for children whose parents volunteer at the school, are active grassroots leaders or have church or clan associations.

These schools include Catholic High School in Bishan and Nanyang Primary School in Bukit Timah.

This number is lower than the 24 primary schools which needed to hold a ballot at this point of the registration exercise last year, and the 28 in 2012.

 
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