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Dover Court International School in a Nutshell

Dover Court International School in a Nutshell

A picture of Dover Court International School

Dover Court international school was founded more than 40 years ago and is one of Singapore’s longest established international schools. With approximately 650 students, it is slightly smaller that some of the other international schools out there, but it benefits from being part of the Nord Anglia group of global schools. Though it is currently solidly on the English National Curriculum, Dover Court does have a clear focus on diversity and has specialised support for students whose second language is English. There are also plans to introduce the IB Diploma Programme in future years.

Key Information About Dover Court International School

Number of campuses: 1
Curriculum: English National Curriculum
Student-teacher ratio: 20:1 Nursery and Reception; 22:1 Year One upwards
Average class size: 21 students
Average school fees 2014-2015: $7168 per term inclusive of GST. Full-time students without special needs. Full school fees 2014-2015.
Average school fees 2015-2016: $7470 per term inclusive of GST. Full-time students without special needs. Full school fees 2015-2016.
Religious focus: None
Languages taught: English, French, Mandarin
Special areas of focus: Technology
School year: 3 terms- August/September to December; January to March/April and April to June/July
School Hours: 8.30am-3.00pm, except nursery students 8.30am-11.30am

Dover Court International School describe themselves as: 

“We are passionate about how children learn and committed to ensure each individual child attains the very best they can. We are a Nord Anglia Education school and alongside the other 34 schools in the family, the Dover Court community – students and staff – benefit from unparalleled opportunities.”

What makes Dover Court International School stand out?

  • As a Nord Anglia Education school, and alongside the other 34 schools in the family, children who attend Dover Court benefit from learning in a collaborative global learning environment.
  • Dover court is smaller than some of the other international schools in Singapore. This offers your child a more personlised approach to teaching and learning.
  • Dover Court offers a great program to help new students fit in. This includes an orientation day, class buddy system and settling-in reports to help put mama and dada’s mind at ease.
  • Dover Court offers a supportive learning department for children who have special needs, whilst also ensuring they are fully integrated into school life.

Learn more: Nord Anglia Education

Not what you’re looking for? Check out our guide to the Best International Schools in Singapore.

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