Thеrе іѕ аn abundance оf choices оf international schools іn Singapore, thаnkѕ tо a growing expat community. It’ѕ generally nоt difficult tо gеt a рlасе іn thе international schools ѕіnсе mоѕt Singaporeans gо tо local schools, аt lеаѕt аt thе primary level. Hеrе іѕ thе list оf thе top 10 Bеѕt International Schools (not іn order оf ranking) іn Singapore 2017.
10. Tanglin Trust School
Tanglin Trust School Singapore hаѕ a long-established nаmе hеrе, providing a British-based education fоr children оf nursery level tіll sixth-form college.
Whіlе thе school’s academic focus аnd approach tо learning аrе firmly grounded іn thе rigorous English National Curriculum, thеrе аrе mаnу aspects оf school life thаt hаvе a global focus.
Onе оf thе advantages оf Tanglin Trust School іѕ thаt іt offers thе dual pathway оf “A Levels” оr IB Diploma аt sixth fоrm.
9. Singapore American School
SAS has the largest Advanced Placement (AP) programme outside of the United States and is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) in the US. The school is divided into three distinct divisions, comprising elementary school (pre-school through grade 5), middle school (grades 6 through 8), and high school (grades 9 through 12). The Summer Semester programme focuses on the child as a whole and presents learning opportunities in three distinct categories: intellectual curiosity, creative expression, sports and wellness. Check This : Top 10 wealthiest Politician in Singapore
UWC South East Asia is an international school with two campuses in Singapore providing students from 4-18 years old with a holistic and values-based education, leading to the IB Diploma in grade 12. The school’s mission is to “make education a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future”.
7. German European School Singapore
The German European School in Singapore is a multi-lingual, not-for-profit, international school with a distinct European flavour. It provides two school programmes – German and English (following the IB Programme). All students from pre-school to grade 10 learn these two languages which are taught at a variety of levels from beginner to native speaker. The school presently provides education for over 1500 students from 18 months to 18 years old, split into 2 campuses – Jalan Jurong Kechil and Bukit Tinggi.
6. EtonHouse International Education Group
EtonHouse international school has 13 schools throughout Singapore, offering education for children from pre-nursery to 16 years old. EtonHouse schools aim to offer a inquiry-based programme where children are encouraged to become critical thinkers.They also offer language classes in Mandarin, Japanese and Hindi.
5. Hillside World Academy (Previously Chinese International School)
Recently renamed and re-branded as the Hillside World Academy, the school continues to uphold its vision to promote a learning environment that integrates both Eastern and Western values through the International Baccalaureate (IB) philosophy. The school is considered small compared to other schools with only one to two classes per grade, which also provides a smaller class environment that encourages more attention from the teacher to the student.
4. Chatsworth International School
Chatsworth International School is a full IB three-programme school that offers IBDP, IBMYP and IBPYP. The school provides international education for students in an English speaking environment and offers a number of education programmes. Chatsworth International has four campuses – Chatsworth Orchard offers students of ages 3-18+ an education programme from Kindergarten to Year 13; Chatsworth East offers students of ages 3-10+ an education programme from Kindergarten to Year 10; Chatsworth Piccadilly and Chatsworth Bedok on the other other hand offers students of ages 2-6 an education programme from Pre-Nursery to Kindergarten 2.
3. Canadian International School
The Canadian International School is one of the largest international schools in Singapore and has two campuses – Lakeside and Tanjong Katong. The school is known for its excellent primary school programme and offers a bilingual programme as well.
2. Avondale Grammar School
Avondale Grammar School offers an Australian-based curriculum for children aged between 3 and 12 years old. The school is comparatively smaller than other international schools in Singapore and prides itself on offering a small class size and a welcoming environment that helps families and children settle into life in Singapore quickly and smoothly.
1. Australian International School
The Australian International School offers an Australian curriculum-based global education for students from the age of 2 to 18 years old. Education here begins with the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program (IB PYP) from preschool (ages 2 to 4) to elementary school (years 1 to 5 for children aged 5 to 11). Then there is the Australia Curriculum for years 6 to 8 (ages 12 to 14), Cambridge IGCSE in years 9 and 10 (ages 15 to 16), and the Higher School Certificate (HSC) or International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IB DP) for years 11 and 12 (ages 17 to 18).