What follows is a guide for KCPE 2021/2022 Candidates on how to check for form one selection and download 2022 admission letter for the secondary school that you have been placed. All students should be able to know which school they will join.
Criteria of Secondary school selection
The criteria used for placement of KCPE 2021/2022 Candidates to various secondary schools is based on merit or performance. Background of school is also considered. Form one selection is categorized into three;
- National Schools
- Extra County School (Formally Provincial Schools)
- County Schools
Selection will start with National schools then proceed to county schools and sub-county secondary schools.
How to Check Secondary School Selected via sms code
To check the secondary schools that you have been selected to join in 2022 by the ministry of education use the SMS code below;
To check secondary school selected
- Go your sms message in your phone
- Send SMS message with your KCSE index number to 22263 (the code works for safaricom, Airtel and Telkom).
- Your will receive an sms with the school that you were selected to join
- The sms charges ksh. 25.
NOTE 1: The sms code provided above for checking school selection does not bring selection results instantly. Kindly be patient as the SMS will arrive.
NOTE 2: Selection is an ongoing process and it begins with national schools and admission letters will be updated.
How to Download form One Admission Letter Online
Below is a guide on how to download your form one admission letter using the official ministry of education website’
- Step 1, Go to: Form One Selection
- Step 2, Click on the school selected to join (National, Extra or County School)
- Step 3 Select the county and sub county where type did you KCPE Exams then enter your Index Number
- Step 4, Click Submit
- Step 5, At the bottom of the page click ADMISSION LETTER
- Step 6, Download to your computer then print
- Step 7, Take the admission letter to your Head Teacher to stamp it for endorsement
NOTE: If you are asked for a .go.ke email address and you are lost kindly contact your headmaster to provide you with one so that you can download your admission letter.
2022 Form One Admission Day Requirements
During admission day, you are supposed to present the stamped calling letter to your high school or secondary during. You are also supposed to carry your birth certificate and copy.
Opening dates: New Form One students are required to report to their respective schools on a date that we will update.