Avondale Grammar School Singapore
|Avondale Grammar School|
|304 & 318 Phoenix Park, Tanglin Road
in Tanglin area
|School type||Private International School|
|Motto||Pro Viribus "To the best of one's ability'|
|Head of school||Mrs Helena Sobulis|
|Faculty||80 staff members (academic and administration)|
|Grades||Preschool - year 8|
|Enrolment||Over 20 nationalities, welcoming all nationalities|
|Colour(s)||Purple, blue and gold|
|Phone||+65 625 88 544|
Since the School was founded in 2007 its enrolment has grown to over 300 students. The student body comprises over 20 nationalities, with around 60 percent coming from Australia and New Zealand.
The school's Phoenix Park campus is centrally located on Tanglin Road. The school relocated from its former Toa Payoh campus in December 2009. The new Phoenix Park campus includes a purpose-built sports field and basketball court.
The Australian Curriculum is organised into eight key learning areas:
- Humanities and Social Sciences
- The Arts
- Health and Physical Education
AGS is known for its quality education coupled with its welcoming, nurturing teaching methodology. Parents who are drawn to warmer, community-based schools tend to find the Avondale offering appealing.
AGS is at the forefront of the Positive Education movement which originated in Australia. Positive Education is based on teaching students resilience, 'grit' and becoming a kind and thoughtful person.