FAQS

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

1 Is the Teacher qualified?

Yes. Our Teachers are selected based on stringent criteria. They must possess Certificate in Early Childhood Education with relevant experience working with children.

2 How many children are there in class?

The maximum of children in a class is 16. There will be a Teacher Assistant assigned in each class. Therefore, the teacher-pupil ratio is 1:8.

3 Will there be any holidays?

Yes. We observe all Kindergarten holidays except for June and December Holiday. Our Centre will close a week later than Kindergarten.

4 Do we have to pay school fee during school holidays?

Yes. You have to do so in order to secure the place. For June and December holidays, we will collect the school fees in advance with February and July fee respectively.

5 What will my child learn from the programme?

Your child will participate in a wide variety of well-planned, developmentally appropriate activities. For example, a typical day will include an art experience, time to work with puzzles or toys that will encourage fine motor development, music activities, indoor/outdoor games and play, science experiments, and stories. The teacher will provide guidance and support during these activities.

Through our play-based programme, you child will acquire social skill, problem solving skill, and development of fine motor skills etc. Your child can learn how to think, solve problems and communicate.

6 What if my child is not able to express himself/herself yet?

Through activities such as Story Telling Time, Picture Talk, Music & Movement, your child will begin to use words that he or she has heard repeated. He or she will develop confidence in the use of many words and feel secure enough to try new words and use language to express himself or herself.

7 What if my child is not toilet trained?

It is all right. Your child can wear a diaper while attending class. Remember to bring one extra diaper in case it gets soiled.

8 Can I stay with my child?

Yes. In fact we encourage you to stay with your child for the first few days. Once your child has settled into the new environment, the teacher will advise you whether you should stay longer.