The annual National Competitive Examination (NCE) will not be administered for S.Y. 2021-2022.  Instead, the Philippine Science High School Requirements for Admission, Criteria and Evaluation (RACE), an alternative selection process, will be used for qualified applicants to be the next Pisay scholars.


Grade 6 elementary pupils from a school dulyrecognized by the Department of Education who meet the following criteria are eligible to apply for admission in Grade 7 for SY 2021-2022. Applicants must: *have a final grade of 85% or better in Science and Mathematics, evidenced by the report card. If the grades in Science or Mathematics are below 85%, then, applicants must provide evidence that they belong to the upper 10% of the batch;

* be a Filipino citizen with no pending or approved application as an immigrant to any foreign country;

* not be more than 15 years old by June 30, 2020;

* have at least a satisfactory rating (or its equivalent) in the Character Rating reflected in the report card (SY 2019- 2020);

* not have taken the PSHS NCE previously; and

* preferably, be in good health and fit to undergoa rigorous academic program.


1. Fully accomplished Application Form in two (2) copies;
2. Two (2) identical recent 1x1 ID pictures; Non-refundable test fee (for private school students - Php 300.00, for public school students and indigent students from private schools - Free). For online payment of examination fee, follow the Landbank Linkbiz Portal payment guide ( services/linkbizportal).
3. Certified true copy of the report card on Grade 5 (SY 2019-2020) by the class adviser and principal;
4. If the final grades in Science or Math are below 85%, certification or proof that the child belongs to the upper 10% of the batch; and
5. If the pupil-applicant is on a full scholarship in a private school, submit a scholarship certification.

Application Form can be downloaded from this link: Download Application Form

Alternatively fully accomplished Application Form together with the application requirements may be emailed:
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For applicants from Private School, pay examination fee online at this link: Pay Here
Private school students who have scholarships may present a valid certification to qualify for no payment.