World Class And Best Primary School in Singapore

Setting solid foundations for primary school students' brighter future. As the best Singapore primary school we actively promote the academic, psychological, personal,overall holistic development and welfare of your child 

Curricula We Offer

We have a diverse offering of internationally-acclaimed curricula that give our students excellent exposure to better learning opportunities.

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IB Primary Years Programme (PYP)
Grade 1-5

An outstanding transdisciplinary curriculum that prepares students to become inquirers, thinkers, communicators, and risk-takers.

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Grade 1-5

Designed to provide overall development for students through innovative teaching and learning methodologies

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Grade 1-5

Programme for children seeking proficiency in English and Mandarin

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Why choose GIIS?

We understand that your child needs the best foundation in their primary school years to cope with the rigours of international education in future. Our array of curricula offerings are meant to cater to the needs of students who may want to opt for different paths of education. Our qualified primary years faculty make appropriate use of new-age facilities to provide the best international education to students in the early years of their schooling, thus preparing them for a great future. GIIS’ Primary school in Punggol and East Coast stands recurrently as the most preferred Primary schools in Singapore.

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IB Primary Years Programme (PYP)

Reputed as an excellent inquiry-based curriculum for students from Grades 1 to 5, IB Primary Years Programme (PYP) is a transdisciplinary curriculum having a  student-centric approach that builds conceptual understanding and provides extraordinary learning experiences to students. Our qualified faculty help nurture students to become active participants in their own learning journey. 

Learning PYP at GIIS is a combination of experienced and innovative teaching methodology through the latest technology, which makes us one of the best international primary schools in Singapore. Our syllabus uses best practises and incorporates latest educational research into everyday learning processes, which makes us stand out as a unique primary school in Singapore. IB PYP curriculum is available at both our primary school in punggol SMART CAMPUS and EAST COAST CAMPUS

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The primary cohort has shown great acumen and success when it comes to the final PYP Exhibition which determines the progress of the student. Many students select their own topics for the exhibition, do their own research and present it in front of a group of teachers and coordinators for assessment. Since the introduction of IB curricula in 2005, the school has produced 55 world toppers and near-perfect scorers in Singapore. 




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CBSE Primary Programme

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CBSE is one of the most popular streams of study for Indian and international students. As a pioneer school to offer CBSE curriculum in Singapore, GIIS has gained recognition of being the most experienced primary school  in Singapore with top-notch facilities and highly experienced teachers. 

We have balanced the rigours of CBSE education with an array of co-curricular activities for primary students, in which they get to polish their inherent talent, learn new skills as well as excel in many areas of cognitive development. Strong English language teachers, and emphasis on Maths and Science, makes GIIS a popular choice among international students seeking CBSE education at primary school level.

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We lay a strong emphasis on learning outcomes for students of all grades which makes GIIS a reputed international school for primary education. Our students have been successful acquiring top ranks and admissions in the best universities across the globe.




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Student scoring above 95%




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Student scoring above 95%

Bilingual Programme

GIIS’ Bilingual education in primary school is provided from grades 1-5. Our well-designed bilingual curriculum benefits children in learning new languages quickly and seamlessly makes the transition to learning Math, Science, and other subjects in English. Our outstanding bilingual education helps students acquire linguistic awareness and proficiency.

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Academics and Teachers

Our teachers are well-qualified facilitators with decades of teaching experience in an international primary school environment. They have a mastery over their subjects, and a temperament to deal with young students who require attention and guidance. They are well-versed with the syllabus demands and believe in upgrading themselves to newer teaching methodologies through workshops and courses. They are also trained to be well-suited to teach in an international environment. 

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Spiral Learning Method

We add finesse to whatever we deliver and follow an innovative approach in teaching subjects across all academic rigors. The remarkable Spiral Learning Method is in the form of a spiral structure that rises methodically. Concepts taught here move higher and deeper for a better understanding. This kind of learning experience will help students to be outstanding learners for a lifetime and paves way for high-quality education.

Bridge Programme

As our primary school admissions in Singapore are open throughout the year, we have well-designed programmes for the students who join in the middle of the year. The bridge programme is a phenomenal one offered by GIIS that helps students to cope with the syllabus and catch up with their fellow students. Our encouraging teachers give extraordinary support to the new joiners to be at par with those in their class and make new friends.

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Add-Ons - Value Added Programmes

Our primary school students are given outstanding opportunities to build a strong foundation and learn the purpose of life with the value-added programmes. The exceptional STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) and Hey Math! Programmes wherein students can explore the subject concepts with hands-on experiences and polish their mathematical skills through online tools. This kind of educational program strengthens their learning capabilities and develops their creative, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills.

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Parent Testimonials

GIIS Testimonial - Rajiv Singh Sawhney
Methodologies like collaborative learning with peers from around the world will equip my daughter with the right knowledge and skills to excel in future.
Mr Rajiv Singh Sawhney
Father of Sarah Sawhney
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"The schools emphasis on fair competition and recognising talent has instilled confidence in my son to excel."
Hisato Yuto
Father of Taiju Yuto
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GIIS Singapore Primary School Handbook

Student Handbook

Our student handbook helps with complete information of the school regarding policies, Exam Schedules, Holiday lists, rules, and  school culture.

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Extra-curricular and Co-curricular Activities

As a pioneer international primary school in Singapore, we focus on bringing the best out of every student providing excellent physical, mental, personality, skill, and intellectual growth. Our phenomenal range of ECA and CCA fosters a positive and healthy competitive spirit chiseling our students to be confident, smart, and creative citizens of the future.

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