SAS students grow up in a community where every student learns at high levels, every student is known and advocated for, and every student personalizes their learning. SINGAPORE - The school term for all Ministry of Education (MOE) primary and secondary schools next year will start on Jan 4 and end on Nov 19. Singapore’s compulsory education system consists of six years of primary school, four years of secondary, and between one and three years of post-secondary school… Singaporean schools will only take children from a certain catchment area, which is determined by a set radius around the school campus. Students at Singapore schools produce excellent academic results. In Singapore children start studying at Primary One at the age of six and study for six years. Which are the best schools in Singapore? Education in Singapore is one of the key focus of the government. We nurture in our students a passion for and commitment to deep intellectual and personal exploration. Singapore American School is known for an unmistakable culture of excellence, extraordinary care, and possibilities. Singapore school holidays 2020: The school year for 2020 for all MOE primary and secondary schools will start on 2 January 2020 and end on 20 November 2020. There are different schools for all age groups and academic abilities, from primary up to college. With school starting again here in the United States, I’ve been thinking back to my children’s experiences at the end of the last school year in Finland that we chronicled last June.To get another perspective on what school is like in another country, I asked our colleague here at IEN, Paul Chua, to talk with me a bit about his son’s experiences in 2 nd grade in Singapore. DULWICH COLLEGE (SINGAPORE) SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR 2020-2021. There are various schools in Singapore in preschool, primary, secondary, and post-secondary education.