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Download the free Expat Arrivals Singapore Schools Guide for an overview of what expat parents can expect from the school system in Singapore. Read about a typical school day, the difference between public and private schools, and everything you need to know about the admissions process.


Canadian International School

Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: IB, Canadian
Age: 2 to 18 (Kindergarten to Grade 12)
CIS opened its doors in 1990 and has since grown to be a respected, state-of-the-art Canadian-curriculum school for 2,500 pupils, spread over two campuses. Read more

Chatsworth International School
Curriculum: IB
Age: 3 to 18
Chatsworth International School is a diverse, internationally minded school that caters to students from Kindergarten to Year 13 (Grade 12). Established in 1995, the Chatsworth mission to inspire, educate and enlighten forms the core pillars and education philosophy. Read more

EtonHouse International School
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: IB World
Age: 4 to 11 (Pre-school to Grade 6)
EtonHouse International School in Broadrick Road is a small IB World School with less than 600 pupils. It follows the British curriculum with international elements. Read more

Fairview International School
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: IB World
Age: 4 to 16
Fairview International School has operations in both Singapore and Malaysia. It follows the IB curriculum with elements from the British national curriculum. Read more.

GEMS World Academy (Singapore)
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: IB, IGCSE
Age: 3 to 18 (Pre-K to Grade 12)
GEMS World Academy (Singapore) provides outstanding learning opportunities to the international student community, strengthened by 57 years’ experience from our global network of leading GEMS Education Schools. Our students, representing more than 60 nationalities, are taught in an environment of mutual respect, transparency and engagement across Academics, Arts and Sports. Read more

German European School Singapore (GESS)
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: IB and German
Age: 18 months to 18 years (Pre-school to Grade 12)
The German European School Singapore (GESS) has evolved from being a modest German school teaching six pupils to becoming a centre of learning for students from countries around the world. Read more

Integrated International School (IIS)
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: Australian
Age: 4 to 16 (Prep to Grade 10)
Nestled in the West of Singapore, IIS provides its students the personalised attention and support they need while challenging them academically with an Australian-based curriculum. Read more

ISS International School
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: IB
Age: 4 to 18 (Kindergarten to Grade 12)
This dedicated IB World school in central Singapore has over 50 nationalities represented in its student body of 800 pupils, and is spread across two campuses. Read more

Lycée Français de Singapour (The French School of Singapore)
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: French
Age: 4 to 18
This popular school was established in 1967 and has both French and bilingual English/French streams. Read more

Nexus International School Singapore (NISS)
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: British, IB World
Age: 3 to 18 (Nursery to Year 13)
NISS opened its doors in 2007 with a capacity for 1,200 students. It has modern, state-of-the-art facilities and encourages parent participation and two-way communication. Read more

One World International School
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: IB, British
Age: 3 to 13 (Kindergarten to Grade 8)
Situated on Singapore's East Coast, OWIS is a non-denominational, multi-cultural school that provides its students with a truly international education. Read more

Raffles American School Malaysia
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: American, AP
Age: 4 to 18 (pre-K to Grade 12)
RAS is focused on a learner outcome based curriculum delivered by experienced international teachers located nearby to the Singapore Tuas Link. Read more

Singapore American School
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: American
Age: 3 to 18 (Kindergarten to Grade 12)
This excellent school, one of the largest single-campus international schools in the world, has facilities and an academic record the envy of many schools in Singapore. Read more

Stamford American International School
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: American
Age: 2 to 18 (Kindergarten to Grade 12)
A multi-cultural American-curriculum school in Upper Serangoon Road, this school has 2,500 pupils and a brand new, custom-built campus with excellent facilities. Read more

Swiss School in Singapore

Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: Swiss
Age: 2 to 12 (Pre-school to Grade 6)
SSiS is a German-speaking, family oriented international School in Singapore from Pre-School to Primary School. In a green environment, we provide a quality Swiss-based curriculum in German and English.  

Tanglin Trust School
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: IB, British
Age: 3 to 17 (Kindergarten to Year 13)
Considered one of the best schools in the world, this school opened in 1925 and has a mostly British student body of over 2,600. Read more

United World College of South East Asia (UWCSEA)
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: British and IB
Age: 4 to 19 (Kindergarten to Grade 12)
UWCSEA is a favourite with expat parents for its stellar reputation, high academic, sporting and community involvement standards and excellent facilities. Read more

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