How to Apply

Four steps to CAIS Admissions:

Parents should submit the application together with Application Fee* and supporting documents to:

Admissions Office

Christian Alliance International School
33 King Lam Street
Lai Chi Kok, Kowloon
Hong Kong

*We do not accept cash.  Please make check payable to “Christian Alliance International School”.

The application is considered complete when all required documents and application fee are submitted.  An acknowledgment email will be sent to parent within 7 business days after the application is received.

Application Deadline

For 2020-2021 admissions, local applicants should observe the following deadlines to ensure their priority in testing:

Preparatory Class and Grade One: October 31, 2019
Grade 2 to Grade 12: December 13, 2019

Overseas applicants are encouraged to contact our office and submit the applications as soon as possible.

If seats are available, the applicant will be scheduled for an admissions assessment and student interview. An email invitation will be sent to the applicant 7 days prior to the scheduled date. The Application Fee will be processed on the assessment day. The applicant must be accompanied to the assessment by one parent or guardian.

**We do not accept cash.  Please make check payable to “Christian Alliance International School”.

Assessment timeline:

Preparatory and Grade 1:  November to December 2019
Grade 2 to Grade 12:  January to May 2020

The admissions assessment is conducted by our Admissions Team. Duration of the assessment varies according to applying grade:

  • Preparatory class to Grade 2:  45 mins to 60 mins
  • Grade 3 to Grade 6:  Approximately 1.5 to 2 hours
  • Grade 7 to Grade 12:  Approximately 2 to 3 hours

Parents will be interviewed by our Admissions Team as well.

All related assessment materials are the property of CAIS. These materials are kept confidential and will not be released to any party.

When an admissions assessment is offered but yet there is no vacancy available, parents can choose to have the applicant assessed or not.

Parents will be notified of the admissions decision in writing within 30 days. If the applicant fulfills the admissions requirement, but vacancy is not available, the applicant will be placed on the Wait Pool for one academic year. The assessment results are only valid for one academic year.

Placement will be confirmed once the Individual Capital Note or Annual Capital Levy payment is paid by the designated date. Applicants who are admitted into Grade 4 to Grade 12 will be arranged for Chinese placement test prior to the first day of school.

Registration Package will be sent out from the General Office before the summer break.

New Parent and Student Induction Meeting will be scheduled before the first day of school.