List of international schools in Singapore

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The following is a list of international schools in Singapore, including local schools which offer a foreign education system.

International schools in Singapore
School Country Campus(es) Level Examination(s) Enrolment Established Remarks
GEMS World Academy (Singapore) [1] International 2 Yishun Street 42, Singapore 768039, 25min drive from Orchard Pre-K to Grade 12 IB - Primary Years Program (PYP), Middle Years Program (MYP) and Diploma Program (DP) - Candidacy Status, IGCSE in G9 and G10 Opened in 2014 It provides international education focusing on a balanced programme across the arts, sports and academics.
EtonHouse International School [2] International 51 Broadrick Road Singapore 439501 (Near Dakota MRT, East Coast) & 8 Thomson Lane, Near Novena Nursery 2 to Year 8 IB PYP (Primary Years), IGCSE (Secondary Years) 1995 EtonHouse International School prides itself on being a family-oriented school with a strong community. As one of the first international schools to offer a Pre-School & Primary Bilingual programme [3], we have further developed daily mother-tongue language programmes in Hindi, Japanese, Mandarin as well as strong EAL language support programmes [4].
Invictus Private School [5] International 2 Bukit Merah Central #05-07 Singapore 159835 Grade 1 and 2 offered in 2016. Higher grades offered in subsequent years. IPC (International Primary Curriculum) 75 2016 High quality educational environment for expat children that provides affordable IPC based curriculum. A multicultural community where students of all nationalities are welcome.
Rosemount Kindergarten / International School[6] International 25 Ettrick Terrace, Siglap East Coast Prep (age 2) - Grade 2 (age 7) School year runs August to June 140 1999 Australian family owned and run boutique school that specializes in early childhood education. It is one only of only 15 licenses foreign systems preschools in Singapore and caters mainly to expatriates.
George Washington Preschool, Singapore (GWP)[7]  United States Bukit Timah (Permanent) Preschool - Pre-Kindergarten 2012 First All-American boutique preschool in downtown Singapore
International Invar School Preschool (IISP)  China Orchard Road Prep - Grade 8 PYP 12 January 2014 Small school, families from over twenty years of age.
International School Singapore (ISS)[8]  Singapore 25 Paterson Road, Singapore 238510, Orchard Road
Alexandra Road
Preschool - High School IB 800 1981
One World International School Singapore- (OWIS) [9] 696 Upper Changi Rd East Singapore 486826 Preschool - Primary - Middle School OWIS is a candidate school* for the Primary Years Programme (PYP)
OWIS is an approved CIE school to offer Cambridge Education programmes and IGCSE.
OWIS is a registered school with the Council for Private Education in Singapore.
September 2008 Strong focus on special needs students
Anglo-Chinese School (International) Singapore (ACS International)[10]  Singapore Jalan Hitam Manis Secondary - Pre-tertiary IGCSE, IB 684 3 January 2005
Australian International School Singapore (AISS)[11]  Australia 1 Lorong Chuan Preschool - Secondary (Grade 12) IGCSE, HSC, IB Diploma Programme 2,300 1 February 1993
Avondale Grammar School Singapore (AGS)[12]  Australia Tanglin Preschool- Middle NAPLAN 350 11 June 2007 Avondale Grammar School is a co-educational, international school for expatriate children from 3 – 14 years of age, and welcome families from over twenty countries.
British Council Pre-school [13]  United Kingdom Tampines Centre, 11 Tampines Concourse, #01-02/03/04, Singapore 528729 Preschool 7 March 2014 British Council Pre-school’s curriculum blends practices from both the United Kingdom and Singapore.
Hillside World Academy (HWA)[14]  China 11 Hillside Drive, Singapore 548926 Preschool-Secondary IB Diploma Programme 2006 A bilingual, multicultural school offering the IB PYP, MYP, and diploma programmes.
Canadian International School (Singapore) (CISS)[15]  Canada International Tanjong Katong Campus, East Coast, Singapore (Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 6)
Lakeside Campus, West Singapore (Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12)
Preschool - Secondary (Grade 12) IB - Primary Years Program (PYP), Middle Years Program (MYP) and Diploma Program (DP) 3,000 1990 Launched Bilingual Chinese-English programme in August 2014
Chatsworth International School[16] Orchard,East Preschool-High school PYP, MYP, IGCSE and IB 700 1995 Moving to a new campus in Bukit Timah in 2017
Dover Court International School (DCIS)[17]  United Kingdom 301 Dover Road, Singapore, 139644 Reception to Year 11 English National Curriculum (IGCSEs) 650 1972 School year runs from Late August to end of June. Part of the Nord Anglia Education family of schools.
DPS International School Singapore  India Kovan
Dulwich College (Singapore)  United Kingdom Bukit Batok Pre-nursery to Year 8 (expanding annually) English National Curriculum 2014
Nexus International School Singapore (NISS)  Singapore 201 Ulu Pandan Road Singapore 596468 (Clementi) Nursery, Grades 1 to 12 IB PYP, IGCSE, IB DP

Nexus is an authorised International Baccalaureate (IB) World School founded in 2011 and recipient of the EduTrust award.

French School of Singapore
(Lycée Français de Singapour) (LFS)
 France Serangoon (Permanent)
GESS - German European School Singapore
 Germany  Europe International Bukit Timah Preschool - Secondary Abitur, IB (PYP, MYP, DP) 1500 1971 International school following the German and the IB curriculum with strong focus on mother tongue programmes for German, Dutch, Danish and Italian.
Global Indian International School Singapore (GIIS)  India
Hollandse School  Netherlands
Hwa Chong International School (HCIS)  Singapore Bukit Timah Elementary School (Year 1 and Year 2), IGCSE (Year3 and Year4), IB Foundation (Grade 10), IB Diploma (Grades 11 and 12) IGCSE and IB Diploma 2001 International school following the English curriculum, focusing on small class sizes and extra curricular activities
International Community School (Singapore)  United States Clementi Pre-school to Secondary 400+ 1993
NPS International  India Chai Chee Lane Pre-school to Secondary 2007
Yuvabharathi International School  India #3, Hu Ching Road Pre-school to Secondary CBSE 2007
Overseas Family School (OFS)  Singapore Orchard (Permanent) Preschool - Grade 12 IB, IGCSE 3,700 1991
Rain Trees International Kindergarten  Singapore Bukit Timah (Permanent) Preschool English National Curriculum 80 1999 Rain Trees is an international kindergarten and preschool that provides a caring, fun and friendly environment for children mainly from the international community in Singapore aged between 2 and 6 years. It is one of only 15 licensed foreign systems preschools in Singapore.
Rosemary Hall Montessori Kindergarten (RHMK)  Singapore Marina Square (Permanent) Preschool Montessori 40 2009 Rosemary Hall is a cozy school tucked in a corner of popular Marina Square Mega Mall. Rosemary Hall has students from more than 14 different countries and emphasizes on Montessori together with International Thematic curriculum.
SJI International School (SJII)  Singapore 490 Thomson Road Primary-Grade 12 IPC (Elementary school), IGCSE (Grades 9 and 10), Foundation IB (Grade 10), IB Diploma (Grades 11 and 12) 1500 January 2007 SJI International comprises an Elementary School (roll 640) and a High School (roll 860) on one beautiful campus. IB Diploma results are very high (37.60% of students scored between 40-45 points in 2013) and the overall pass rate was 99.30% (world average 80.40%).
Singapore American School (SAS)  United States Woodlands (Permanent) Preschool - Grade 12 Advanced Placement (AP) Program 3,900 1956 SAS has the largest Advanced Placement program outside the United States, is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) in the US and offers the American High School Diploma at the senior level.
Singapore Japanese School
(Nihonjin gakko (SJS)
 Japan Clementi
West Coast
1,700 1912
Singapore Korean School
 South Korea Bukit Timah (August 2010) Preschool - Grade 12
Stamford American International School  United States Serangoon (Permanent) Preschool - Secondary 1,600 2009 / 2010
Swiss School in Singapore (SSiS)   Switzerland 38 Swiss Club Road,
Singapore 288140
Preschool - Primary Grade 6 260 1967 SSiS is a German-speaking, family oriented international School in Singapore from Pre-School to Primary School (Age 2 - Age 12). In a green environment, they provide a quality Swiss based curriculum in German and English.
Tanglin Trust School (TTS)  United Kingdom Portsdown Road Nursery (age 3) – Secondary (age 18) I/GCSE, A Level and IB Diploma 2007 1925 British based learning with an international perspective. Offering English National Curriculum, I/GCSE, A Level and IB Diploma
United World College of South East Asia (UWCSEA) International 1207 Dover Road
1, Tampines Street 73
K1 (age 4) - Grade 12 (age 18) (I) GCSE (Grades 9 and 10)
Foundation IB (Grade 10)
IB Diploma (Grades 11 and 12)
Dover - 3009 (2013/2014)
East - 2271 (2013/2014)
East - 2500 (2015)
Dover - 1971
East - 2008
School year runs August to June
Member of United World College movement
First UWC to be a member of Round Square
Boarding available from Grade 7 to Grade 12
Fully articulated curriculum K1 to Grade 12, leading to (I)GCSE (Grade 10) and IB Diploma (Grade 12)
Waseda Shibuya Senior High School in Singapore  Japan West Coast Senior high school (10-12) 1991
Winstedt School[18] International 10 Winstedt Road, Block C Reception (age 5)to Grade 4, extending to Grade 12 in the future IPC (International Primary Curriculum) 2008

In summary, there are 3 main systems offered by International Schools in Singapore. These are the AP (Advanced Placement) system, more commonly known as the American-based system, the IB (International Baccalaureate) system and the English national system. Other systems or curricula include the Montessori program and various curricula from a variety of nations, with many schools offering a combination.

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