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  • Mailing address:
    (UWCSEA) United World College of South East Asia (Singapore) (Dover Campus)
    1207 Dover Road
  • T 65 6775 5344
  • F 65 6778 5846
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  • Memberships: One of 13 schools that comprise the UWC movement.
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit
  • Lower School Ages: 4-11
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: 946
  • Middle School Ages: 11-14
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: 770
  • Senior School Ages: 14-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: 1,230
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: Mainstream with SEN support
  • Boarding: Available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: 3 terms: August to December, January to March, April to June. Half-term holidays in October and February.
  • School Hours: 08.05 – 15.00, except Infants 08.05 – 14.00, Juniors 08.00 - 02.45.
  • Fee Currency: Singapore dollars
  • Fee Details: 2016-2017 Annual Fees: Kindergarten 1-Grade 1: S$29,145; Grades 2-5: S$29,280; Grades 6-10: S$34,695; Grades 10FIB,11, 12: S$36,045. Development Levy: S$7,290 for the first year; S$3,645 for second and subsequent years. All fees inclusive of GST.
  • Fee Extras: Application fee: S$410 (day students) S$550(boarding students). Enrollment fee: S$3,210. Boarding: S$33,630. Amenities Fund: S$279. Educational trips are extra. Uniforms: S$100-S$250 depending on grade.
  • Religion: Non-denominational

Adapted or School-Developed Curriculum at the Primary Level

IGCSE used in conjunction with adapted curriculum

International Baccalaureate (Diploma) - Schools offering the International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB Dip) prepare students for university entrance by following the IB programme over the final two years of high school. This involves taking six subjects (three at higher level and three at standard level). Assessment is based on a combination of final examinations and course work that are evaluated by external examiners worldwide, and (in some cases for coursework) by internal assessment. IB examinations for each subject are held on the same days for all students worldwide - in May in the Northern Hemisphere and in October in the case of most Southern Hemisphere schools. Each subject is scored from 1-7, and up to 3 additional points may be awarded for TOK (Theory of Knowledge) essays and for the Extended Essay. A minimum of 24 points is required to obtain the IB diploma, while 45 points is the maximum. A school that has 35 diploma candidates in a given year, out of which 32 passed, has a pass rate of 91%. You can judge the results for yourself by knowing that the world average pass rate is approximately 82%. (Pupils may also opt to take certificates in the individual subject areas, though these on their own may be insufficient for university entry.)

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