THE Philippine Science High School System (PSHS System) is still accepting applications for the National Competitive Examination (NCE) from incoming Grade 7 students for the school year 2017-2018 until September 2.
Applicants should have a final grade of 85 percent or better in Science and Mathematics. If students’ grades in Science or Math are below 85 percent, then they must provide evidence that they belong to the upper 10 percent of the class; a Filipino citizen with no pending or approved application as immigrant to any foreign country; born on or after August 1, 2002; have at least a satisfactory rating (or its equivalent) in their Character Rating indicated in report card (school year 2015 – 2016) and should not have taken the PSHS NCE previously.
The NCE is a scholastic aptitude test designed to measure scientific ability, quantitative ability, abstract reasoning, and verbal aptitude. Examination will be on October 22, 2016.