How to Download Form 1 Admission Letters (UPDATED FOR 2024)

Secure your place in secondary school! Follow our guide to easily obtain your Form 1 admission letter for 2024, whether online or via SMS

Oct 4, 2023 - 12:42
How to Download Form 1 Admission Letters (UPDATED FOR 2024)
How to Download Form 1 Admission Letters (UPDATED FOR 2024)

Are you eagerly awaiting your Form 1 admission letter for 2024? If you are, you're in the right place. In this article, we'll walk you through the step-by-step process of obtaining your Form 1 admission letter for the upcoming year. The good news is that the procedure is quite similar to previous years, and we'll ensure you have all the updated information you need to make the process smooth and hassle-free.

Form 1 Admissions for the year 2024 are about to begin. Access your admission letter if you've recently completed your KCPE (Kenya Certificate of Primary Education) exams. The Ministry of Education has made the process more accessible and convenient. Whether you want to check your admission status online or via SMS, we've got you covered.

Checking Form 1 Admission Status Online

One of the most straightforward ways to access your Form 1 admission letter is by visiting the Ministry of Education's official website. Follow these steps:

Step 1: Visit the Ministry of Education Website

Head to the Ministry of Education website by clicking this link:

Step 2: Choose Your School Category

Once on the website, you'll find three options for different school categories: National, Extra-County, and County Schools. Click on the category that applies to you.

Step 3: Select Location and Enter the Index Number

Select your County or sub-county on the next page, and enter your KCPE Index Number.

Step 4: Download Your Admission Letter

Your admission letter will be downloaded once you've completed the previous steps. Click on the provided link to download it.

Step 5: Print and Endorse

After downloading, make sure to print your admission letter. You'll need to present it to your primary school for endorsement. Remember to carry along your passport-sized photos and KCPE results slip as well.

Checking Form 1 Admission Status via SMS

If you prefer to check your admission status via SMS, follow these instructions:

  • Compose a new SMS on your mobile phone.
  • Send the SMS with your KCPE Index Number to 22263.
  • The cost of the SMS is Kenya Shillings 25.

You'll receive an SMS response indicating the school you've been admitted to.

Important Notes

  • Admission letters for 2024 will be available approximately a week from now, so be sure to check back if they are not yet accessible.
  • If you are asked for a email address during the download process, contact your school's headmaster to provide you with one.

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Obtaining your Form 1 admission letter for 2024 is crucial in your educational journey. The Ministry of Education has made the process more convenient than ever before, with options to check online or via SMS. Follow the steps in this guide to access your admission letter and ensure a smooth transition to secondary school.

Remember, this process is essential, and timely action ensures you're well-prepared for the upcoming academic year. Congratulations on reaching this milestone in your education, and best of luck with your Form 1 journey! stands proudly as a preeminent Publication Blog in Kenya, dedicated to delivering an unparalleled wealth of informative content across a multitude of subjects that resonate with both the Kenyan audience and the global community at large. Our unwavering commitment to quality and accuracy has made us a trusted resource for readers not only in Kenya but also in the United States and South Africa.