Find out how to access the Ministry of Education website via www.education.go.ke and learn how to check KNEC Form (1) One School Selection and Placement online.

Form One (1) School Selection and Placement

Access and download the form one school selection and placement admission letter from the Ministry of Education, Kenya website. The placement of the Kenya Certificate of Primary School (KCPE) candidates into Secondary (National, Extra-County, County, and Sub-County) schools has commenced.

Categories of Secondary Schools in Kenya

Secondary schools in Kenya are categorized into four (4) namely:

  1. National schools
  2. Extra-County Schools
  3. County Schools
  4. Sub-County Schools

How to Check Form One (1) School Selection on the Phone

Parents can check the secondary schools that their children have been selected to join by sending an SMS with the candidate’s Index Number to a shortcode 22263 from any network.

To check your form one selection:

  1. Open a new message chat on your phone
  2. Send an SMS with the candidate’s Index Number to a shortcode 22263 via all network.

Cost of the SMS: T&Cs Apply

How to Download Form One School Selection Admission Letter

Form one school admission letters (National, Extra-County, County, and Sub-County) are uploaded online via the Ministry of Education, Kenya Website (www.education.go.ke). Follow this procedure to download a copy of your school selection letter online.

  1. Visit the Ministry of Education Website Portal 
  2. Choose the county and sub-county where the candidate sat for the KCPE
  3. Enter your KCPE Index Number
  4. Tap on the “Submit” button
  5. Tap to download and print the admissions letter

Alternatively, you can access Form One Selection and Placement Results via KEMIS Education Portal. Use the printer icon to print or the download icon to download it to your computer or save it as a PDF. Get your primary school’s headteacher to endorse the letter and stamp it in the space provided.

Finally, present it for admission together with a certified copy of your birth certificate.