Top Five Schools In Singapore

1. Stamford American International School --

Stamford American International School (SAIS) is the only school in Singapore to offer the full International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme integrated with US Standards, combined with the College Board’s Advanced Placement (AP) courses. At Stamford American, their aim is for your child to achieve more than they believe they can academically, socially and as ecologically literate citizens in their culturally diverse world. The students there not only have the opportunity to choose a sought after education pathway to help realize their academic ambitions, they are also provided with life skills reflective of the IB Learner Profile as adaptive, thoughtful and principled young adults, with a fostered inclination to design, innovate, problem solve and communicate. They look forward to welcoming you to our global community as per the website.

At a Glance: The school has about 2,500 pupils of multi-cultural backgrounds and a brand new campus with excellent facilities. 

2. Tanglin Trust School --

Tanglin Trust School Singapore has a long tradition of providing British-based learning with an international perspective. At Tanglin, they strive to make every individual feel valued, happy and successful. Responsibility, enthusiasm and participation are actively encouraged and integrity is prized.

Working together in a safe, caring yet stimulating environment, they set high expectations whilst offering strong support, resulting in a community of lifelong learners who can contribute with confidence to our world as stated on the website.

At a Glance: The school has about 2,500 pupils of multi-cultural backgrounds and a brand new campus with excellent facilities.

3. Raffles American School Malaysia --

According to their website, RAS is one of the premier educational facilities in Southeast Asia. This includes state of the art athletic facilities including two gymnasiums, an Olympic-size swimming pool, learning pool, tennis courts, two soccer pitches, a track, and a baseball field. The fine Arts Center consists of a 750-person auditorium, black-box theater, practice rooms, and classrooms. Our custom-designed science labs are complimented with a green house and planetarium. The cafeteria offers nutritional choices for snacks and lunches because they understand the relationship between good nutrition and increased student learning.

Raffles offers an outstanding education for your child. On the last day of school before summer vacation, they asked several students if they were looking forward to their Holiday. Many of them responded that they wished school was not closing because they would rather be at RAS than leave for break.This environment ensures that students thrive and grow educationally and socially. As the student body grows, it will continue to be a warm and nurturing environment and will strive to offer additional programs to meet the needs of their diverse population. Raffles is an exciting school, and they hope that you entrust us with the great responsibility of your child's education.

At a Glance: Located nearby to the Singapore Tuas Link, joining Malaysia and Singapore, RAS focuses on a learner outcome based curriculum taught by experienced teachers.

4. EtonHouse International School

The EtonHouse International Education Group is headquartered in Singapore with 100 schools in over 11 countries. Together these schools provide high quality education to over 15000 children globally. Over the last 21 years, EtonHouse has been at the forefront of international education offering innovative pre-schools and K-12 schools across Asia.

In the early years, an inquiry-based “Inquire-Think-Learn” curriculum, inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach is followed. In the primary, secondary and high school, EtonHouse offers the globally recognized International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme and IGCSE qualifications. There are 9 IB schools in the EtonHouse family as per the website.

At a Glance: A small IB World School with less than 600 pupils, EtonHouse International School in Broadrick Road supports the high-quality British curriculum.

5. Integrated International School (IIS) --

IIS is founded by Dr. Vanessa von Auer, one of Asia’s leading child experts, IIS is built on the principle that every child is capable of success that goes beyond one definition. They believe that success spans a wide spectrum of possibilities. We know that no two students are the same, and that no individual child has the same response to learning in every situation.

According to the website, their ultimate goal is for all their students to achieve their own highest level of success, whatever their learning style, by working with teachers who will adapt lesson plans to each individual student's strengths or preferred intelligence. Helping your child create their own path to success is what they work towards every single day. They believe that every child deserves a great quality education and the opportunity to be a successful human being. From this belief stems their motto that every child can be successful with the right teaching approach, which may consist of more than just one approach.

At a Glance: IIS is located in the West of Singapore and known for its personalized yet academically challenging Australian-based curriculum.

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