How To Choose An International School

What's the best way to choose an international school in Singapore? The application cycle for the 2020-21 academic year is now open at most schools. So, here's everything you need to make an informed decision about the right primary or secondary school for your child.
How To Choose An International School
By Carli Allan
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Fees

There is no standard fee structure for international schools in Singapore, so always take the time to check what the school charges overall. Parents are paying an average $6,000 to secure a primary or secondary place at one of its 70-plus international schools. This includes a typical cost of $1,300 just to complete the school’s application form.

In addition to annual tuition fees, many schools in Singapore charge an annual or one-off facility or building fee, also referred to as a capital or development levy. Other fees cover technology, field trips, uniform, transport etc.

Click here to find out more about The Total Cost of a Singapore School Place.

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