Singapore
International, Methodist curriculum
Ages 12 to 18

Anglo-Chinese School

121 Dover Road, Singapore 139650
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CurriculumInternational, Methodist
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 12 to 18
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate Yes
Avg. students per class 28
Max. students per class 32
First year fees: SGD $19,740

Fees / Price

School fees, for a twelve year old child , in SGD

Yearly fees: SGD $19,740
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School Information

Number of students

2900

Max. number of students per class

32

Average number of students per class

28

Additional language classes offered by the school

Mandarin, Tamil, Hindi, Spanish, French, Malay

Uniform required

Yes

External examinations/assessments available

IB Diploma

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

In ACS (Independent), an essential part of the academic curriculum is the emphasis that is placed on self-directed and independent learning. From Year 3, Special Programmes have been catered to students of different abilities and have provided a platform for our students to develop their interest and strengths in a subject or topic. These include the various Mentorship Programmes and Enrichment Activities.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

The school offers many activities and clubs. For example: art club, robotics, debate club, athletics, rugby, tennis, swimming and many more.

Sports activities included

During physical education, students acquire a variety of skills and knowledge that involve them in healthy physical activities. Students will learn the very basic skills and rules necessary to participate in the games taught at recreation level.

Sports facilities at the school

2 outdoor basketball/volleyball courts, 3 tennis courts, running track, 50m Olympic size swimming pool and 25m swimming pool. Multi purpose hall housing: weight room, 6 badminton courts, 3 squash courts, rock climbing wall, dance room.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Founded in 1886, ACS (Independent) is a Methodist institution with a strong foundation in spiritual values, a tradition of excellence and a global perspective. ACS is an independent school under the Ministry of Education and an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School.The school offers two academic tracks:

– the four-year Express programme leading to the GCE “O” Levels Examination, and
– the six-year Integrated Programme (IP) leading to the IB Diploma programme.

Teaching approach of the school

ACS curriculum focuses on holistic development and aims to arouse curiosity and encourage exploration and experimentation in students so as to cultivate a joy and love of learning in them that can be sustained throughout their lives. ACS curriculum nurtures principles thinkers who approach complex problems critically and creatively, making sound and ethical decisions. It develops independent, caring and open-minded life-long learners equipped and ready for current and future challenges. ACS academic and co-curricular programmes are balanced and varied, purposefully designed and creatively delivered to engage its learners in active and reflective learning, while catering to their different needs.

Location

Get in touch with the school

School's webpage: www.acsindep.moe.edu.sg
Address: 121 Dover Road, Singapore 139650