Kindergarten 2


A bilingual program. While focusing on school-readiness skills like phonics/literacy, writing, numeracy and scientific-enquiry skills, the program is committed in helping children develop into curious, confident, creative, caring, optimistic and engaged individuals.

  • Bilingual program with 2 hours of English and 2 hours of Mandarin immersion daily
  • Curriculum is balanced between developing children into curious, confident, creative, caring and engaged individuals as well as equipping them with skills they will need to strive in primary school
  • Curriculum content/goals covers all learning domains: cognitive awareness, numeracy, language and literacy, fine and gross motor development, social-emotional development, and creative and aesthetics expression.
  • Curriculum is contextual and encourages children to learn enthusiastically and naturally.
  • Focus on preparing children for primary or grade levels in both Singapore schools and International School settings
  • Skill-based competencies such as phonics and reading skills, mathematical understanding and thinking in logical and scientific ways
  • Hands-on as well as creative activities like art & craft, object exploration, group projects and learning through body/senses and through movement
  • Body-Brain Kinesiology activities to stimulate physical and cognitive development
  • Physical activities include gross motor activities (at gym/playroom) and fine-motor/writing activities to promote overall physical development of child
  • Work on developing children’s social and emotional skills
  • English Phonics as well as Mandarin Phonics (Hanyu Pinyin) taught in class.
  • The Mandarin segment is conducted 100% in Mandarin by native Chinese speaking teachers
  • No parental involvement and socks are required
  • Class size (max 20 students with 2 teachers)
  • Available at King’s Arcade (MOE/ECDA-registered Kindergarten) and Tides
  • King’s Arcade K2 (year child turns 6) :
    8:30 am to 12:30 pm or 8:30 am to 2:30 pm.
    Enrollment is for 5x a week, Mondays to Fridays
  • Tides K2 (year child turns 6) :
    8:30 am to 12:30 pm
    Option to enroll 3x to 5x a week