The new academic year has begun for international schools in Singapore, but if you’re looking ahead to getting your little one started in 2020, check out our list of school open days around town!
We can’t stop shouting from the rooftops about our International School Fair with HSBC, happening later this month! And guess what – it’s FREE! Just be sure to register your spot for a speedier entry on the day, where you’ll get to enjoy panel talks, grab yourself a goodie bag and learn lots from the experts. Plan ahead for the 2020 academic year and pop over to one of the many open days at preschools and international schools, too – you definitely want to get a feel for the campus where your child will be spending most of their time.
HoneyKids Asia International School Fair, in partnership with HSBC
The HoneyKids Asia International School Fair with HSBC is the ultimate destination for your international schooling options. Whether you’re an expat or a local parent, it’s a great opportunity to come along to research and discuss your child’s schooling choices in one location, on one day. Not only that, but there’ll also be a series of panel discussions, where a host of experts will be on hand to offer advice on all things schooling and parenting. Check out the video from our March edition fair here. Register your spot here!
When: 28 September, 9.30am–3pm
Where: Pan Pacific Singapore, Pacific Ballroom (ground floor), 7 Raffles Blvd, Marina Square, Singapore 039595
EtonHouse Pre-School Open House
EtonHouse’s campus at Robertson Walk (just for preschoolers!) is having an open house. The school develops little learners so they have a genuine enthusiasm for learning and problem-solving. With cosy spaces around the campus that are all thoughtfully designed, minis will enjoy all levels of learning experiences at EtonHouse, such as discovery walks along the Singapore River and outdoor picnics. Meet the team at the open house and understand the school’s child-responsive inquiry curriculum, learn about the specialist programmes in arts and physical education and discover its dual-language environment. Mandarin is so important, of course! More details here.
When: 21 September, 9.30am–12pm
Where: EtonHouse, 11 Unity Street, Robertson Walk, #02-20, Singapore 237995
Canadian International School Open House
Spend the morning with the staff at Canadian International School (CIS) and get a taste for the school community at its open day. The school welcomes students aged two to 18 years. You’ll meet the senior academic leadership team, enjoy a tour of the classrooms, specialist areas and sports facilities, observe students in action and chat with teachers and the admissions team. The open house at the school’s Lakeside Campus is on 5 September, and at the Tanjong Katong campus on 6 September. More details here.
When: 5 & 6 September, 9am–11am
Where: Lakeside Campus, 7 Jurong West Street 41, Singapore 649414 & Tanjong Katong Campus, 371 Tanjong Katong Road, Singapore 437128
UWCSEA Annual Open Days
Head over to either the Dover or East campus of UWCSEA for one of its annual open days. You’ll get the chance to tour the campus and immerse yourself in the life of its students. Learn about students’ experiences and hear from teachers and staff about the unique learning programme at UWC. The college will open its classrooms to guests visiting, so you’ll get a thorough understanding of the school. Current parents of students will also be on hand to share their stories. Chat with the admissions team, get the lowdown on the school’s unusual annual application cycle, which runs from 1 September 2019 for students planning to join in August 2020. Find out more about the dates, times and locations of the open days here, and register your place at the same time.
When: 17 September–25 September
Where: UWCSEA Dover, 1207 Dover Road, Singapore 139654 and UWCSEA East, 1 Tampines 73, Singapore, 5287
The Winstedt School Open Day
The Winstedt School believes no two brains are alike and that there are many paths to learning. That’s why classes have a maximum of 15 students, with two qualified teachers, to ensure every child receives the attention he or she needs for a personalised learning experience. Drop by at the school’s open day to experience for yourself a day in the life of a Winstedt student. Parents will tour the campus, meet with our Heads of Schools, participate in a typical lesson and have an opportunity to speak with teachers and current parents. RSVP here.
When: 19 September, 9am
Where: The Winstedt School, 1208 Upper Boon Keng Rd. Singapore, Singapore 387312
SAIS Early Years Infant Care Open House
Head to Stamford American’s Early Learning Village with your tot to get a feel for the campus and the school. The Village is specially designed for preschool-aged munchkins and is built for experiential learning. Bring your little one along and catch a performance by the school’s Suzuki Twinklers and Suzuki Stars Ensemble… how’s that for an entertaining morning?!
When: 20 September, 9.30am–11am
Where: Stamford American Early Learning Village, 3 Chuan Lane, Gate 4, Singapore 554350
Open Morning at Dover Court International School
Got a little one ready for nursery, reception or year one? Dover Court International School is hosting an open morning for those who are ready for school in August 2020. Meet the school’s Principal and Primary and EYFS leaders to learn more about the programmes, as well as take a tour of the school campus to see other little learners in action. The open house will also offer more information about the school’s Early Intervention and Supportive Education classes, as well as English as an Additional Language support.
When: 25 September, 9am–11.30am
Where: Dover Court International School, 301 Dover Road, Singapore 139644
Tanglin Trust School Nursery Open Day
Tanglin Trust School is hosting an Open Day for their nursery section. The esteemed school is the oldest British international school in Southeast Asia, with an award-winning curriculum to boot. You’ll get the opportunity to tour the nursery and step into the classroom to experience the teachers actually delivering the curriculum. The morning will feature talks, performances from existing students, a tour of the outdoor learning areas, facilities and more. Register your spot at the open day and you’ll get to find out more about the school, the teachers, the grounds and more.
When: 26 September, 9am–11.30am
Where:Tanglin Trust School, 95 Portsdown Road, Singapore 139299
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