How many Sparkletots are there in Singapore?

How many Sparkletots are there in Singapore?

More information will be made available in due course. Parents who are keen to register interest for their children’s enrolment in any of the 360 existing PCF Sparkletots childcare centres and kindergartens can do so now via the Virtual Open House microsite at

What age is playgroup in Singapore?

Playgroup, infant care, childcare and kindergarten are the different types of care services and programmes available in Singapore. Playgroup is designed for children aged 18 to 30 months old, with sessions lasting from two to four hours.

Is primary school free in Singapore?

Singaporean citizens receive primary education for free. Secondary education costs about $5 per month. While there are other costs related to education, they do not exceed $30 per month in either case (primary or secondary education). Thus, education is still made affordable to all Singaporeans.

How much does playgroup cost in Singapore?

Average Monthly Preschool Fee In Singapore

Preschool and Kindergarten Programmes Full day (7am to 7pm) per month Half-day (4 hours) per month
MOE Kindergartens S$325 to S$386 S$150
ECDA Anchor Operator Kindergartens S$720 S$160
International Kindergartens S$1,600 to S$2,900 S$800 to S$5,000

Is Sparkletots under government?

By the way, for the avoidance of doubt, in this article, government childcare refers to PAP Community Foundation’s Sparkletots , MOE Kindergartens, and, while not strictly a government-helmed chain, NTUC’s My First Skool, since it bears many similarities to the PAP childcare centres.

How much is JC school fees in Singapore?

Junior College Fee in Singapore

Nationality 2017 2020
Singapore Citizens $6 $6
PR $280 $460
International Students (ASEAN) $860 $1,040
International Students $1,300 $1,750

How much is school fees Singapore?

Last year, the ministry announced an increase in school fees in Singapore for academic years 2018-2020. Currently, school fees in Singapore are $180 per month for public primary schools and $320 per month for public secondary schools.

What age is best for a child to start preschool?

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention defines the preschool age range as being between three and five years old. However, there are no hard and fast rules. Some preschools enroll children at three years old; others take children at four. The average starting age is between three and four.

What age is N2?

Nursery programs falls under N1 and N2 grade, for children aged between 2 to 3 and 3 to 4 respectively. K1 and K2 are kindergarten grades for those aged 5 to 6 years old. Schooling below these years is called playgroup where social and independence skills are learnt, and it is less academically inclined.

How old is primary 3?

For example, if your child is sitting for the Primary 4 test, they should be familiar with the Primary 3 syllabus….Studying in Singapore.

Education level Appropriate age as at 1 Jan of admission year
Primary 3 8 to 8+
Primary 4 9 to 9+
Primary 5 10 to 10+
Primary 6 New students are generally not admitted at this level.

Is PCF under ECDA?

In addition, 4 out of every 5 eligible PCF Sparkletots preschool have attained the Early Childhood Development Agency’s (ECDA) SPARK accreditation, which is a mark of endorsement for quality preschools and their programmes. We have a rich heritage of preparing children for formal schooling since the 1960s.