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Primary School Nomination 2014-15

The selection results of Primary School Nomination 2015-15 have been sent to the School Nominating Officer by post on 9 January 2015.

The date of the orientation ceremony for the new student members will be held on 7 February 2015 (Saturday).

Last school year, we extended our provision to a greater number of primary students and launched the second round of primary school nomination involving around 360 schools. This year’s primary school nomination will start in September and will include all the primary schools in Hong Kong.

Each Primary schoolcan nominate up to six gifted students from Primary 4 to 6 who display outstanding performance or great potential in the following domains. Schools are recommended to nominate up to three students for each domain.

Domains Key Learning Areas
Languages and Humanities

Chinese Language, English Language

Humanities (Personal, Social and Humanities Education)

Visual Arts and Music
Mathematics and Sciences




Please click here for more information of the primary programmes.

All nominations must be made using the Online Platform available from 9:00 a.m., 26 September 2014 (Friday). The nomination deadline is at 5:00 p.m., 27 October 2014 (Monday)

Online Nomination Platform

The Online Nomination Platform is used in the nomination process. It can be accessed at The benefits are as follows:

  • Easy access to information by schools and HKAGE authorized persons
  • It takes only a few steps to complete the forms
  • The HKAGE will demonstrate the process at the briefing sessions and a user manual can be downloaded from the Platform or the HKAGE website
  • Schools and parents can track the data submission process online
  • There is electronic notification of nomination status and related reminders
  • The level of data accuracy and protection is enhanced
  • It reduces the use of paper
Please refer to the Primary School Nomination invitation letter for the username and password assigned to your school Nominating Officer. Please complete the online nomination and return the Submission Checklist with supporting documents before the nomination deadline at 5:00 p.m., 27 October 2014 (Monday).

Reference Materials

Details and documents have been sent to the Primary schools on our invitation list in late August 2014. Related documents are downloadable at the links below:

  1. Letter from Executive Director
  2. Submission Checklist
  3. Timeline for Primary School Nomination
  4. Overview of the Online Nomination Procedures

Other related documents are available at

  1. Online Nomination Platform User Manual
    Nominating Officer (Text Format / Video Format)
    Student Nominee and Parent/Legal Guardian (Text Format / Video Format)
  2. Primary School Nomination FAQ
  3. Identification tools available at EDB website
  4. Student Programmes and Services Division Pamphlet

Briefing Session

Briefing session will be held on 26 September 2014 (Friday) for the school principals and school representatives.

The session will cover the following topics:

  • Learning opportunities at the HKAGE
  • Identification and selection of the gifted
  • Overview of Primary School Nomination
  • Demonstration of the Online Nomination Platform

Please click rundown for details of the briefing sessions.

Please register via the online platform before the deadline.

Date and Time Venue Language Registration Registration Deadline
26 September 2014
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Room 105, The Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education, Sha Kok Estate, Shatin, N.T. Cantonese Closed 25 September 2014

For English-speaking school representatives, please contact us for further arrangement

Please click here for the Briefing Session PowerPoint.

Admission Results Announcement

Nominating Officers will be informed in writing of of the admitted students in January 2015. Students will each receive an Admission Letter through their school.

All admitted students are required to fulfill the yearly requirement on programme/activity completion in order to sustain their membership for the subsequent years. For details, please visit the HKAGE website at

Student Orientation

An orientation ceremony will be held as a warm welcome to the new student members on 7 February 2015 (Saturday). New student members please apply online before the application deadline.

Date and Time Venue Language Registration Registration Deadline
7 February 2015 (Saturday)
10:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. or 2:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Academic Community Hall, Hong Kong Baptist University, 224 Waterloo Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon Cantonese Closed 30 January 2015

Please click here for the Orientation PowerPoint.

For enquiries, please contact us at 3940 0102.