Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools (Primary 2, 3, 4 and 5)

Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools (Primary 2, 3, 4 and 5)

Prepare students for:

  • Admission Exercise for International Students (AEIS) Test
  • Supplementary Admission Exercise for International Students (S-AEIS) Test
  • Local Government School Entry Test

 

Intake

Commencement Date

End Date

Duration

1

Tuesday 3 January 2017

Friday 10March 2017

10 weeks or 20 weeks

(Full-Time)

2

Monday 13 March 2017

Friday 19 May 2017

3

Monday 22 May 2017

Friday 28 July 2017

4

Monday 31 July 2017

Friday 6 October 2017

5

Monday 9 October 2017

Friday 15 December 2017

 

Course Completion Requirements

Type of award at the end of course

Students must fulfill the following:

  • 90% attendance;
  • 50% pass in English Language;
  • 50% pass in Mathematics.

Letter of Completion

 

Manner in which the Course will be taught

Teacher-student Ratio

Face-to-face in air-conditioned classrooms

1:20

Course Schedule

Subjects

Hours per week

Weekly Assembly and Chapel Service

1

English

22

Mathematics

6

Library

1

Schedule includes break time.

 

Scheduled School Holidays

Youth Day

Sunday 2 July 2017 *

Day after National Day

Thursday 10 August 2017

Teachers’ Day

Thursday 31 August 2017

* The following Monday 3 July 2017 will be a scheduled school holiday.

 

Public Holidays

New Year’s Day

Sunday 1 January 2017 *

Chinese New Year

Saturday 28 January 2017 **

Sunday 29 January 2017 ***

Good Friday

Friday 14 April 2017

Labour Day

Monday 1 May 2017

Vesak Day

Wednesday 10 May 2017

Hari Raya Puasa

Sunday 25 June 2017 ****

National Day

Wednesday 9 August 2017

Hari Raya Haji

Friday 1 September 2017

Deepavali

Wednesday 18 October 2017

Christmas Day

Monday 25 December 2017

* Monday 2 January 2017 will be a public holiday.

** Tuesday 31 January 2017 will be a school holiday.

*** Monday 30 January 2017 will be a public holiday.

**** Monday 26 June 2017 will be a public holiday.

 

Examination / Assessment Period

Manner of Assessment

Expected Examination Results Release Date

Class Tests

Week 4 and week 8 of every intake

Written, oral, and / or practical

14 working days after the second test date of every term

Course Fees

Description

Amount (S$)

Remarks

Application Fee

535.00

Non-refundable and non-transferable
Course Fee

2,996.00

10 weeks
Administration Fee

214.00

-
Fee Protection Scheme

85.60

-
Medical Insurance

85.60

-
Textbooks and Materials

192.60

10 weeks; Non-refundable once collected
Uniforms

171.20

Non-refundable once collected

Total Fees (with GST)

4,280.00

-

Miscellaneous Fees *

Description

Amount

Remarks

Student’s Pass Card

$90.00

Payable to ICA
Medical Examination

$50.00

Payable to the examining medical centre
Learning Journey

$20.00 per venue

Per venue; payable to YEC
External Examination Fee

Subject to SEAB charges

Payable to SEAB (Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board) http://www.seab.gov.sg
Bank Charges for TT

$20.00 to $30.00

Determined and deducted by bank
Extra Uniform

$32.10 per top / bottom

Per top / bottom

* Miscellaneous Fees refer to any non-compulsory fees which the students pay only when applicable. Such fees are normally collected by YEC when the need arises.

Entry Requirements

Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools (Primary 2)

1)   Student must be at least 7 years of age as at 1st January of the year of admission;

2)   Student has attained the passing mark for English in the highest / latest examination in the home country (Kindergarten leaving certificates will be considered);

3)   Student must pass an interview with the Principal / Vice-Principal before application (For transfer student only).

Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools (Primary 3)

1)   Student must be at least 8 years of age as at 1st January of the year of admission;

2)   Student has attained the passing mark for English in the highest / latest examination in the home country;

3)   Student must pass an interview with the Principal / Vice-Principal before application (For transfer student only).

Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools (Primary 4)

1)   Student must be at least 9 years of age as at 1st January of the year of admission;

2)   Student has attained the passing mark for English in the highest / latest examination in the home country;

3)   Student must pass an interview with the Principal / Vice-Principal before application (For transfer student only).

Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools (Primary 5)

1)   Student must be at least 10 years of age as at 1st January of the year of admission;

2)   Student has attained the passing mark for English in the highest / latest examination in the home country;

3)   Student must pass an interview with the Principal / Vice-Principal before application (For transfer student only).

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