INTRODUCTION TO Overseas Family School
Overseas Family School (OFS) is a private international school in Singapore that started in September 1991. OFS is one of the largest international schools in Singapore, with approx 3000 students (from 2 to 18 years of age).
LOCATION / CAMPUS
The school is located at Pasir Ris in the Eastern part of Singapore, close to Pasir Ris Beach. The school’s new campus was completed in June 2016 and has separated areas and buildings for Kindergarten, Elementary, Middle, and High School.
CURRICULUM / AGES (GRADES)
Overseas Family School offers:
Language of Instruction: English.
Extra Languages: The school offers a Mother Tongue Programme integrated into the academic programs of four sessions per week, from Kindergarten to Middle School, and no additional fees.
Language Support: YES. For those students whose English is not their first language, OFS offers the Study Preparation Program (SPP), where students experiment with English in a specialized learning environment.
There are different competitive sports teams (OFS Tigers) programs, extracurricular activities (ECAs), and Club activities offered each semester at OFS as Swimming, Gymnastics, Track & Field, Netball, Football, Basketball, Badminton, Rugby, Tennis, among other sports, Chess, math Coding, Model United Nations (MUN), etc. Additionally, the school offers the Enrichment Program that welcomes all parents and students to enrol in activities such as Clay Making, Cook and Bake, Speech and Drama, Magic Workshop, the Artist’s Corner, Traditional Chinese Culture, Fun Aerospace, etc.
Number of students: Approx. 3000 students.
Number of nationalities: 7o different nationalities
Predominant nationality: INA
Class size Average: INA
Class size Maximum: INA
Enrolment period: At Overseas Family School, an open-entry admission policy allows all-year enrollment without entrance examinations and no waiting list.
Waiting list: NO.
Admission criteria: No entrance exams are required.
School Fees Structure: Academic Year 2022-2023
Year Level Annual Payments
Pre-Kindergarten 1 & 2 $ 26,000
Kindergarten 1 & 2 $ 30,000
Elementary School (Grade 1 – 5) $ 32,500
Middle School (Grade 6 – 8) $ 35,000
Junior High School (Grade 9 – 10) $ 39,500
Senior High School (Grade 11 -12) $ 41,000
Fees are payable one month before the start of each semester. There are two semesters in each academic school year, starting in August and January. All fees are quoted in Singapore dollars and include Goods and Services Tax (GST) at the prevailing rate of 7%. GST.
Student Support: INA
School Bus: YES.
Boarding Services: NO.