ISS International School


By adminexpat - Posted on 12 July 2012

ISS International school in Singapore logoAddress: Elementary and Middle School campus: 25 Paterson Road, Singapore 238510
High School campus: 21 Preston Road, Singapore 109355
Website: www.iss.edu.sg
Email: admissions@iss.edu.sg
Telephone: +65 6235 5844
Gender: Co-educational
Curriculum: International Baccalaureate (IB)

 

Background


This IB World School in central Singapore represents over 50 different nationalities in a student body of about 800 students, spread across two campuses. The school is committed to providing a holistic, multicultural learning environment which values the unique contribution of individual students. ISS is the only school in Singapore to completely specialise in and follow the entire IB curriculum from the Early Years to the senior level, and also offers a comprehensive English as a Second Language programme. ISS places an emphasis on all-round development; its extra-curricular programme includes a strong community service component and a wide range of activities from App. Inventor to Archery and Akido, to Hip Hop, as well as a number of other performing music groups.

 

What the school says


“Our mission is to provide a multicultural educational environment for our students in which they achieve academic success, personal growth and become socially responsible and active global citizens with an appreciation of learning as a life-long process. We accomplish this through an international and dynamic curriculum delivered by an enthusiastic and experienced faculty and staff in partnership with students, parents and guardians, in a caring and supportive community.”

 

Curriculum


The school follows the International Baccalaureate curriculum including the Primary Years Programme, Middle Years Programme and the IB Diploma Programme. The IB curriculum aims to develop internationally-minded students.

 

Fees


Fees for the 2017/2018 year range from 25,038 SGD a year in Kindergarten up to 35,524 SGD in Grade 12. Fees are payable in two instalments before the start of each of the two semesters. There is also a development fee of 1,230.50 SGD per semester and a once-off enrolment fee of 3,600 SGD.

 

Location


The Elementary School and Middle School campus is in Paterson Road (in Orchard Road), while the High School campus is in Preston Road (off Depot Road), right next to Mount Faber Park.

 

From the head of school


“For thirty years, ISS has been developing future global leaders through a sound, vigorous and challenging education. ISS is truly a unique school, with students from over 50 different countries, and no single dominant group. As a result, our students feel comfortable in being who they are, and in being proud representatives of their respective cultures.” – Margaret Alvarez, Head of School

Your rating: None Average: 3.5 (4 votes)

X
Login with your Facebook account (Recommended)