We are pleased to introduce you to EtonHouse International School in Singapore – one of our GOLD partners for the virtual school fair 2020! The EtonHouse International School is headquartered in Singapore but has 120 schools in over 12 countries providing high-quality education to over 12,000 children globally. For the early years, EtonHouse provides an inquiry-based “Inquire-Think-Learn” curriculum, inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach. Following into primary, secondary, and high school, EtonHouse offers the globally recognized International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme and IGCSE qualifications. EtonHouse has been at the forefront of international education with its innovative pre-school and K-12 schools across Asia.
Location (Area) Of School: Singapore (14 schools in East Coast, Central, Bukit Timah, South, and Sentosa)
Curriculum/Curriculums: Reggio Emilia's Inquire-Think-Learn for Pre-Schools, IB PYP, IGCSE, IB DP
Key School Facilities: Varies for each school but includes: large, well-equipped classrooms, a well-resourced library, dedicated dining space, multipurpose hall, Visual Art Atelier, Tinkering Studio/Makerspaces, Computer Lab
Ages/Grades: Playgroup (18 months) to Year 13 (18 years)
Average Class Size: Pre-Nursey 1:4, Nursery 1 1:8, Nursery 2 1:10, K1-K2 (Year 1) 1:12, Year 2-Year 13 1:24
Foreign Languages Offered: Mandarin Bilingual Programme, Additional Languages programs for Japanese, Hindi, Spanish, Tamil, Malay. Learn more here.
Language of Instruction: English and Mandarin
What sets EtonHouse apart from others is their innovation in learning spaces and programs, including their bilingual Mandarin teaching, and other foreign language programs. EtonHouse has an established track record of providing high-quality childhood services from playgroup to high school and offers IGCSE and IB curriculums for a maximized international education. We also love that they pride themselves on their innovative learning spaces designed especially for collaborative learning. We love the emphasis placed upon the children's development and growth, and have seen how parents love it too!
EtonHouse prides itself on being a family-oriented school, working closely with parents to ensure close relationships. Emphasizing the importance of listening to each child to help them grow and learn is an important tenet of EtonHouse's ethos, and this is furthered by the school promoting student agency by giving students a voice. EtonHouse teachers are excited to teach, and so your children will be excited to learn. Examples of this include the S.M.A.R.T program, inspired by Google 20 Percent Time, students are tasked to curate their own SMART projects focused on Science, Mathematics, Art, Research, and Technology. Students choosing and embarking on these projects of interest foment their desire to learn and make change happen - preparing them for university and the world.