Primary Level

SYAS conducts a comprehensive primary school programme, offering academic subjects from Primary 1 to 6. Eligible Primary 6 students go on to take the Ministry of Education Primary School Leaving Examinations, or PSLE.

Eligible international students who do not wish to take the PSLE, the school offers a Preparatory Secondary 1 Foundation course to prepare students for Secondary 1 based on syllabi formulated by the Ministry of Education.

Awarded by:

P1 – 6 by SYAS
PSLE by Singapore MOE

Subjects based on MOE curriculum (except those with *): 
  • English Language
  • Chinese Language
  • Mathematics
  • Science (Except Primary 1 and 2)
  • Bible Knowledge*
  • Social Studies
  • Health Education*
  • Art and Crafts*
  • Physical Education*
  • Music Appreciation*
Teacher-Student ratio (Primary 1 to Primary 2) 1:30
Teacher-Student ratio (Primary 3 to Secondary 4) 1:35 
Manner the courses are taught Classroom teaching, Science Lab Practicals for Science subjects, Computer Lab
Assessment Written examinations, Oral examinations for English Language, Chinese and Malay
Duration of every Course 12 months Full-Time course from January to December of each calendar year
Attendance requirements Minimum 90% per month
Commencement date of every Course 2 or 3 January of each academic year
End date of every Course 31 December of each academic year
Progression requirements Pass Year-End Examinations at each level

Download Subject Synopsis booklet