Overseas Family School

* To focus on the individual needs of every student and to provide a supportive atmosphere designed to help students achieve personal academic goals.

* To sustain modern teaching policies and methods which give students positive attitudes to learning.

* To maintain a “worldwide family” approach at school and help students to overcome any biased attitudes towards other cultures.

* To work in open partnership with parents to prepare students for the changing world they will experience.

* To cultivate flexible approaches to problem solving which help students develop original thinking skills.

* To inspire each student to his or her potential level of achievement in a school where happy self-discipline and self-respect are guidelines for behaviour.

Essential Information
Telephone
+65 6738 0211
Type
Preschool, Primary, Enrichment
Grades
Pre Kindergarten - Grade 12
Starting Age
3
Curriculum
IBDP, PYP,
Year Founded
1991
Language of Instruction
English
Foreign Languages Taught
English, French, German, Japanese, Mandarin, Spanish
Maximum Student Population
3800
Current School Population
Primary / Elementary: 1500
Secondary / High: 2100
Maximum Class Size
Preschool: 20
Primary / Elementary: 25
Secondary / High: 25
School Hours
3 years old: 09:00 - 15:30
7 years old: 09:00 - 15:30
11 years old: 09:00 - 15:30
15 years old: 09:00 - 15:30
Demographic Breakdown
74 nationalities.

30% American
20% Australian
20% UK
10% Indian
10% Korean
EduTrust Certified
No
Teacher to Student Ratio
3 - 6 years: 03:20 Pre-K
7 - 10 years: 01:25 Grade 1 classes are supported by 1 assistant
11 - 14 years: 01:25
15+ years: 01:25
Qualification Type
IBDP
Admissions Interview
No
Facilities
Air-Conditioned Classrooms, Swimming Pool, Sports Field, Gymnasium, Play Areas/Playground, Sports Courts, Theatre Facilities, Music Room, IT Lab, Science Lab, Library, CafeteriaThe OFS ID must be shown to gain entry into the Campus and upon exit. Overseas Family School integrated 1,500 computers-desktop iMac's and portable iBook laptops into the school curriculum. All students have Internet access.
Term Dates
2015/2016: 11/08/2015 - 08/06/2016
Term 1: 11/08/2015 - 18/12/2015
Term 2: 11/01/2016 - 08/06/2016
Financial Information
Annual Tuition Fee
Pre-Kindergarten
Pre-K1 Half Day: $16,000
Pre-K1 Full Day & Pre-K2: $26,000

Kindergarten (K1-K2): $30,000
Elementary School (Grade 1-5): $32,500
Middle School (Grade 6-8): $35,000
Junior High School (Grade 9-10): $39,500
Senior High School (Grade 11-12): $41,000
Application Fee
NA
Application Fee Refundable
NA
Admission / Enrolment Fee
$2,000 (One-time and non-refundable. Payable upon acceptance of application for admission.)
Deposit
NA
Building / Facility / Development Fee
NA
Parents Association Fee
NA
Other Fees
Admissions are open year round, with the tuition fees pro-rated.
Programs Available
Extra Curricular Activities
soccer, rugby, cricket, tennis, netball, swimming, Touch Rugby and Softball, field trips within the region, the Singing Group, the Choir, the Chamber Group, the Instrumental Group and various rock bands, drama group, requirement of 10 hours of Community and Service activities, field trips.
Enrichment Activities
Enrichment activities are carried out with external vendors and professionals.
Pastoral Care
Yes
Special Needs Support
No
English as a Second Language
2015/2016: 11/08/2015 - 08/06/2016
Term 1: 11/08/2015 - 18/12/2015
Term 2: 11/01/2016 - 08/06/2016
CONTACT INFO

Website: https://www.ofs.edu.sg/

Contact Number: +65 6738 0211

Email Address: soma_mathews@ofs.edu.sg

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Overseas Family School Singapore

Overseas Family School Singapore