P1 Registration FAQ

P1 Registration Exercise 2017 (for admission to P1 in 2018)

The 2017 P1 Registration Exercise will be conducted from June to September 2017 for children born between 2 January 2011 and 1 January 2012 (both dates inclusive).

Parents should refer to the registration phases and procedures to find out which phase their children are eligible for, the dates for registration, how to register and the documents required for registration.

Full details in MOE website:
Information for Registration of Children for Admission to P1
Registration Phases and Procedures
Required Documents

Home-School Distance Category

MOE provides schools with an updated list of Home-School distance categories each year, about 2 weeks before the start of the Primary 1 registration process. Parents may check with the schools directly on the distance between their home and the schools. Alternatively, parents may visit Singapore Land Authority’s www.onemap.sg SchoolQuery Service for a list of schools within a radius of 1km and 2km of your address.

To measure the distance between your residential address and Guangyang Primary School with www.onemap.sg, you may refer to the following tutorial slides:



Q: Are there any announcements on update of vacancy position in individual schools?
Yes. Parents may obtain the updates of vacancy positions in the schools at the end of each day of the registration exercise via the following channels:

Teletext (Channel 8, page 720)
MOE Website: School Vacancies by Phases

Q: How will I know if my application requires balloting?
At the point of registration, the home-school proximity category of your application will be made known to you.
The MOE will announce the category that requires balloting for each school via the:

Teletext (Channel 8, page 720)
MOE Website: Schools Conducting Balloting

Q: Must I be at the school to witness the balloting?
No. It is not necessary as the school will inform you of the outcome of the ballot by post.

Q: How will I know the outcome of registration?
You will be notified of the result of your registration by post, immediately after the school has conducted balloting and before commencement of the next phase of registration.