EtonHouse International School


By adminexpat - Posted on 12 July 2012

Address: 51 Broadrick Road (East Coast) Singapore 439501 and 8 Thomson Lane, Singapore 297743
Website: www.etonhouse.com.sg
Email: broadrick@etonhouse.edu.sg
Telephone: +65 6346 6922
Gender: Co-educational
Teaching Language: Mandarin and English, with Hindi, Japanese Spanish and  EAL as additional options
Curriculum: IB PYP and IGCSE
 

Background


EtonHouse International Group has 10 preschool campuses and 2 international school campuses in Singapore, welcoming children from playgroup to secondary years. Children in the early years are offered a child-responsive inquiry programme based on research and global best practice. EtonHouse also offers an academically rigorous and holistic primary and secondary programme equipped with cutting edge resources.
 

What the school says


“EtonHouse is headquartered in Singapore with 100 pre-schools and schools spread across Singapore, China, India, Indonesia, Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Cambodia, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Myanmar and Middle East today. Together these schools provide high-quality international education to over 10,000 children across 61 different nationalities. EtonHouse International Schools and Pre-schools where children are encouraged to become critical thinkers and lifelong learners through an international, inquiry-based programme. We provide stimulating learning experiences focused on the strengths and needs of individuals. This encourages each child to reach their full potential – academically, socially, emotionally and physically.”

Curriculum


At pre-school level, EtonHouse follows an Inquire-Think-Learn curriculum inspired by the Reggio Emilia Project of Northern Italy, combined with the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB PYP). The primary years follow the IB programme and the secondary years are based on the Cambridge approved IGCSE.

Through inquiry, students become active participants in the learning process, developing the skills to confidently pose questions, consider alternative points of view and find innovative solutions to their inquiry questions.
 
It is one of the first international schools in Singapore to offer a primary bilingual programme in English and Mandarin. It also offers daily extensive second language programmes in Mandarin, Japanese, Hindi, English as an Additional Language, as well as Spanish at Secondary level.
 
It has a range of specialist classes in performing arts, visual arts, ICT, science and a comprehensive sports programme including kayaking, rock climbing and archery.
 

Fees


Fees for the 2017/2018 year range from SGD 23,112 for the half-day nursery school programme up to 28,826 SGD a year in Year 9. The fees are payable in two instalments at the start of each semester. There is also a non-refundable application fee of SGD 2,140 and additional fees for canteen lunches and ESL classes.
 

Location


The primary and secondary school campus is at 51 Broadrick Road (East Coast) is 5 minutes from Dakota MRT Station. The campus at 8 Thomson Lane welcomes children from playgroup (9 months) to primary years. Students can then transit to the East Coast campus.
 

From the head teacher


“EtonHouse is committed to the pursuit of excellence and leadership in education services and practice. The curriculum is based upon leading pedagogical models from around the world and designed to develop students academically, emotionally, socially, aesthetically and physically. All learning at EtonHouse is built upon proven research-based best practice.”
Ng Gim Choo, Founder
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