The form one selection process is scheduled to begin next week. This comes after two weeks since the KCPE Result was released.
Good news is that, as much as for those learners who scored 400 marks and above could secure the National school slots there will still be no slots remaining vacant to be filled by the learners who scored 400 a decision which is likely to affect the learners selection choice of schools.
This trend will continue down as those candidates who scored below 300 marks would also have an opportunity to be selected to county schools.
The total number of learners who scored below 300 marks were 100,000. The sub-county schools will also get their shares of learners.
This form one selection exercise will always works on merit and regional balance to ensure that all learners get a chance to join a school of choice without any biasness.
How to check Form one selection 2022 for 2021 candidates
There are two ways on how a candidate can check the school in which he or she has been selected to i.e. by short SMS code and by checking online on the ministry website.
To use the short message code process,
send the 2021 KCPE index number for the candidate to the SMS code number 22263
An immediate response message from the Ministry will be sent to your inbox with the 2022 form one selection details.
NB- the cost of sending the message to the Ministry is Ksh 25 which is applicable to all mobile networks
To use the Online way of checking the form one 2021 selection details follow the following procedure:
On your browser enter the URL www.education.go.ke and a window will open up
From opened window, select on online services and click on form one selection
After clicking on the form one selection, a drop down menu will open up showing the following;
Form one selection system for National Schools
Form one selection for Extra-county schools
Form one selection for County schools
Form one selection transfer letter
From the drop down menu provided click on one eg. EXTRA-county school selection.
– A window will open with a link with information to click here to access the placement letter.
After clicking on the link, a window will be loaded with information to select the County, sub-county and key in the index number eg. 4302856917 of the candidate. after a successful selection click on submit. The data entered will be processed and result will be provided.
If the the student has been selected to any of the schools the result will be provided showing the name of the candidate, the KCPE index number, KCPE marks , the sub-county, the school selected to and the type of the school selected to.
To download the letter of admission, you need to undergo all the above mentioned steps on the ministry website to ascertain if he or she has been selected to any of the schools.
At step above one is able to download the admission letter by simply click on the bottom of the page where find the admission letter message is displayed.
After clicking on the find admission icon, a command will be displayed prompting you to download the letter. Click on download the print the letter directly using the printer connected to the device you are using.
After printing the Admission letter you will be required to take it back to school where the candidate sat for his or her KCPE and be endorsed by the Headteacher.