Guidelines for Entrance Exam 2018-2019



WHAT IS THE UPRHS ENTRANCE EXAMINATION?

The UP Rural High School (UPRHS) Entrance Examination is a 3-hour and 20minute comprehensive examination on the following areas: Language Proficiency, Reading Comprehension, Mathematics and Science.

For admission in the school year 2018-2019, the Entrance Examination may be taken only on December 2, 2017 (Saturday), in two sessions: morning (8:00 – 12:00), and afternoon (1:00 – 5:00). The venue of the test is at the CAS Annex 2, UP Los Baños, College, Laguna. NO OTHER DATE IS SCHEDULED FOR THE EXAMINATION.

 

WHO ARE QUALIFIED TO TAKE THE UPRHS ENTRANCE EXAMINATION?

Qualified to take the UPRHS Entrance Examination are applicants who have

  1. completed grade 6, or are candidates for elementary school graduation as of the end of the school year 2017-2018.
  2. NOT previously taken the UPRHS Entrance Examination.
  3. NOT attended high school or Grade 7. 4. submitted ALL documents required for processing of the application. 5. obtained the Test Permit for the UPRHS Entrance Examination.

 

WHERE CAN APPLICATION FORMS BE OBTAINED?

Application forms for the UPRHS Entrance Examination are available at the UPRHS Office of Admission and Registrations, Paciano Rizal, Bay, Laguna, the UPLB Registrar’s Office, starting October 6, 2017.

 

WHEN AND WHERE IS APPLICATION FORM FILED?

Application forms may be filed from November 6 to 29, 2017, Mondays to Fridays only, at 8:00 to 11:00 in the morning and from 1:00 to 4:00 in the afternoon at the Office of Admissions and Registration, UPRHS, Paciano Rizal, Bay, Laguna. ONLY APPLICATION FORMS WITH COMPLETE SETS OF REQUIREMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR PROCESSING.

NOTE: ALL DOCUMENTS FILED IN SUPPORT OF THE APPLICATION BECOME THE PROPERTY OF UP RURAL HIGH SCHOOL, AND WILL NOT BE RETURNED.

 

WHAT SHOULD EACH APPLICANT BRING ON THE EXAMINATION DAY?

Each applicant must bring the following:

  1. His/her fully accomplished Test Permit
  2. Two well-sharpened pencils, an eraser and a sharpener
  3. Light Snacks

 

WHO WILL QUALIFY FOR ADMISSION TO UPRHS?

Examinees who rank among the top 125 in the UP Rural High School Entrance Examination are the Qualifiers for admission. In the event that some of them choose not to enroll in UPRHS, the slots they will vacate will be given to those in the Waiting List in the order of their ranking until all the 125 slots are filled up.

WHAT SHOULD THE APPLICANT DO IN CASE OF LOST TEST PERMIT?

Before the Examination date, the applicant must request from the UPRHS Office of Admissions and Registration for a replacement of the lost Test Permit. For this request, he/she must submit one 2” x 2” picture identical to one pasted on the submitted application form.

 

WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICATION?

For processing of application form, the following must be submitted together:

  1. A completed UPRHS Entrance Examination Application Form (UPRHS AF1)
  2. A photocopy of the applicant’s Permanent School Record showing clearly and legibly the applicant’s Grade V and Grade VI (at least for the first two quarters) grades (Unclear copies will not be accepted and can prevent the processing of application). This must be certified as true copy by the original signature of the homeroom adviser, and principal or registrar
  3. Two identical recent 2” X 2” photographs
  4. Completed form of Confirmation of Enrolment and Report of Grades (UPRHS AF4)
  5. Latest Income Tax Return of parents and other earning family members, IF ANY
  6. A non-refundable application fee of P350 for Filipinos or P700 or its equivalent in US dollars for foreign nationals/resident aliens Any Filipino applicant whose family has a combined annual gross income of P80, 000 or less is exempted from paying the application fee. He / She must submit a Certificate of Indigency.

 

WHEN WILL THE UPRHS ENTRANCE EXAMINATION RESULTS BE RELEASED?

On the first week of February 2018, results of the Examination will be released to the applicants by mail (postal and e-mail). Moreover, the list of names of Qualifiers and Waitlisted will be posted at the UPRHS lower lobby and at the UPLB Registrar’s Office.

 

REMINDERS TO APPLICANTS:

  1. Every applicant must be in his/her respective examination room 30 minutes before the time specified on the Test Permit.
  2. Applicants are also advised to bring their snacks with them as they enter the examination room. Once the examination has started, Examinees will NOT be allowed to go out except for personal necessities. Likewise, NO snack pack will be received for them while tests are going on.

 

NOTES TO PARENTS/GUARDIANS:

  1. Applicants with contagious diseases (such as chicken pox, measles, mumps, etc.) will not be allowed to take the examination.
  2. Parents/guardians will not be allowed to stay in the CAS Annex 2 building premises while examination is going on. They are requested to leave the area 30 minutes before the start of the examination proper.

 

FOR FURTHER INQUIRIES, PLEASE CONTACT:

Prof. Ophelia Dumayas - Tepino

Chair, UPRHS Office of Admissions and Registration

Tel. no.: (049) 573-0093/ (049)501-0389

Email address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website: uprhs.com

 

YOU MAY ALSO WRITE OR VISIT US AT

The Office of Admissions and Registration

UP Rural High School, Paciano Rizal, Bay, Laguna

GENERAL INFORMATION ON
THE UPRHS ENTRANCE EXAMINATION
for the ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019

 

UP Rural High School, Paciano Rizal, Bay, Laguna
(049) 573 – 0093 / 501 – 0389
upruralhs@uplb.edu.ph