Frequently Asked Questions
Middleton International School follows a January to December schedule.
Our Upper Bukit Timah branch offers from Grade 1 to Grade 5. Children graduating from Grade 5 will receive an automatic transfer to our Tampines branch for Grade 6.
|The year they turn||Year Level Entry|
|7 years||Grade 1|
|8 years||Grade 2|
|9 years||Grade 3|
|10 years||Grade 4|
|11 years||Grade 5|
Grade 1 to Grade 5: maximum 28 students
At our boutique Upper Bukit Timah campus we have 1 class per grade, except for Grade 1, where we have 2 classes.
1 Homeroom teacher, with specialist teachers for Art, PE and Chinese.
Our regular school hours are from 8:15am to 3:00pm.
We offer the following curriculums as outlined below:
Primary School Years – Grade 1 to 5
The Middleton Primary Curriculum is academically rigorous and inspired by the high standards of Singapore MOE-inspired Mathematics and Chinese and the Key Stages (UK curriculum) for English. The Programme is delivered in the context of the units of the International Primary Curriculum (IPC). The IPC is a comprehensive curriculum with a clear process of learning and with specific learning goals for every subject for personal learning and international-mindedness.
Middle School Years – Grade 6 to 10 (at our Tampines branch)
The Middleton School Curriculum for Grades 6 to 8 is specifically designed as a gateway, linking the in-depth knowledge, skills and understanding developed in the International Middle Years Curriculum (IMYC) to those in the intensive IGCSE Programme undertaken in Grades 9 and 10.
High School Years – Grade 11 to 12 (at our Tampines branch)
Middleton International School will offer a rigorous high school curriculum which is the Cambridge International Advanced Level qualifications that prepares learners for university study and is well recognized as a rigorous pathway that prepares students for life in a globalised world.
We are still pending regulatory approval to commence Grade 8 to 12. These classes will commence from 2019 onwards in phases. If you are keen to sign up for (Grade 7 to 12) for your child, you can download the registration form here and send in the completed form to [email protected]
We have a good mix of educators from diverse and international backgrounds. They are experienced and professionally qualified educators from Singapore, UK, USA, India, Australia, China etc. Most of our educators have an average of at least 2 to 5 years of teaching experience.
There are specialist teachers for Physical Education (PE), Chinese and Art lessons.
Middleton offers various interesting and engaging ECA options for our students such as Neuro-ceramics, Cricket, Soccer, Yoga, Lego Robotics, Speech & Drama, and Chess etc.
Every student is entitled to one free teacher-led ECA.
Some ECAs are provided by external vendors, which are optional and payable at an additional cost of $200-500 per term.
All students will be assessed by their English teacher for their English proficiency level during the first few weeks of school. If your child is identified to require additional support in English, he/she will be required to undertake English Additional Language (EAL) Programme.
The duration that your child is required to undertake EAL Programme will depend on the learning ability/ pace of your child. EAL comes with an additional cost of $321 per term.
Middleton offers school meal subscription at an additional cost of $25 per week. School meal subscription is charged on a term-ly basis.
For example, school meal charges will be $250 for a 10-week term.
School meal includes daily morning tea break and lunch prepared by the EtonHouse chefs.
Chinese lessons are included as part of the curriculum.
No entrance assessment is required, unless the school report provided is an insufficient indicator of your child’s performance.
Middleton is not edutrust-certified; hence we cannot accept student pass and long term visit pass holders at present.
We aim to be edutrust-certified in the first quarter of 2020. Please check back with us for edutrust certification in 2020.