Globally-recognised Cambridge and IB Programmes for Secondary School in Singapore
OWIS Nanyang is a leading private Secondary School in Singapore where we empower your child to broaden their horizons, gain the skills they need to succeed in a globalised world and achieve their fullest potential.
Our Academic Pathway and Future-Focussed Curricula in Secondary School at OWIS Nanyang
In the Secondary School grades, your child has a team of dedicated and dynamic teachers to rely on every step of their learning journey through secondary and higher secondary school education. We select teachers based on their experience, qualifications, and shared values.
12 to 14 years
Modified Cambridge Curriculum
In Grades 6 to 8, we follow the Modified Cambridge curriculum, which is based on the Cambridge Lower Secondary framework and has been adapted for our international school’s context. This well-rounded programme, which covers academic subjects and co-scholastic and digital learning, has been designed as a bridge to the IGCSEs in Grade 9 and 10 and starts preparing students with the knowledge and skills they will need as they progress towards the higher grades. Through our Secondary School subjects and pastoral care programme, our focus on nurturing the attributes of the IB Learner Profile continues. We encourage students to develop their critical thinking, communication, collaborative and research skills.
15 to 16 years
In the Cambridge IGCSE in Grades 9 and 10 at OWIS, students can develop their understanding of different subjects in more depth and apply their knowledge in real-world situations. It is a skills-based, well-rounded programme based on a structured and rigorous curriculum, making it the perfect preparation for the pre-university grades.(OWIS Nanyang is accredited for the Cambridge IGCSE.)
17 to 18 years
IB Diploma Programme
With the IBDP, students are successfully prepared for higher education and beyond. Globally recognised as one of the popular pre-university programmes, your child will improve their independent research, analytical and critical thinking skills.
Students also learn to collaborate and work in teams, further developing their sense of responsibility, cultural awareness and open-mindedness.
What to Expect From Our Rigorous and Holistic Secondary School Education in Singapore
Academic Excellence and Personal Growth
Secondary school education at OWIS is rigorous, modern and stress-free because it’s centred around students’ wellbeing and their holistic development.
So, while we prioritise academic excellence, we also support your child’s personal growth. That way, they can pursue their interests, build confidence and acquire key tools to overcome adversity and triumph in uncertainty.
University and Career Planning Support
To ensure our education programmes are as supportive and nurturing as they can be, all secondary students have access to our Pastoral Care programme.
We also offer career planning resources and university application guidance, so your child can find the most suitable university placements based on their unique goals, ambitions and aspirations.
Qualified, Engaging and Experienced Teachers
Your child has a team of dedicated and dynamic teachers to rely on every step of their learning journey through secondary and higher secondary school education. We select teachers based on their experience, qualifications, and shared values.
Every teacher is uniquely qualified to teach international students and is personally invested in the growth and success of your child, both as a student and an individual.
Discover how your child will flourish at our international Secondary School in Singapore
Get in touch with our Admissions Team to find out how our rigorous and holistic curriculum successfully prepares your child for their higher studies.
Why Consider the IGCSE and IB DP for Secondary Education at OWIS Nanyang in Singapore
Through our hands-on teaching strategies, your child gains foundational 21st-century skills, giving them the confidence and tools they need to succeed in a global economy.
There are ample opportunities for teen students to grow outside the classroom through our variety of engaging extracurricular activities, workshops and community service programmes.
Diverse Student Community
By interacting with different cultures, traditions, languages and lifestyles, students learn to be mindful and respectful of others, developing a strong sense of belonging and international mindedness.
IB Learner Profile
As an IB World School, we nurture the attributes of the IB Learner Profile in our students from Early Childhood all the way to Secondary School. Students in the Cambridge IGCSE and IB Diploma grades at OWIS Nanyang learn the importance of being open-minded and compassionate, which places them on the path of becoming global citizens in the future.
School-wide nationality cap
To ensure all 70+ nationalities are equally represented across our school body, we cap enrolment of students coming from a single nationality at 30%.
Reasonable tuition fees
Secondary school fees at One World International School Nanyang Campus are considered to be quite reasonable. We are a not-for-profit educational institution, and we reinvest back into our school to continuously improve the learning experience.
"Teachers at OWIS are fantastic."
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