Nursery 2


A bilingual program where the curriculum remains focused on whole-child development and involves plenty of hands-on activities, fine and gross-motor development and social-emotional skills, while skill-based competencies like phonics, writing and numeracy skills are introduced.   

  • MOE/ECDA-registered Kindergarten
  • 3-hour program 9am to 12pm, 4-hour program 9am to 1pm (includes school lunch), or extended day program that includes a variety of enrichment classes (like JEI Math, Art, Music, Speech & Drama)
  • Bilingual program with 1.5 hours of English and 1.5 hours of Mandarin immersion daily
  • 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 theme-based and close to children’s lives, making learning meaningful and fun.
  • Work on skill-based competencies such as phonics and reading skills, mathematical understanding and thinking in scientific ways
  • Hands-on 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
  • Classroom routines and self-help activities designed to promote independence, self-confidence, self-regulation and socialization skills
  • Proprietary English Phonics as well as Mandarin Phonics (Hanyu Pinyin)in every class.
  • The Mandarin segment is conducted 100% in Mandarin by native Chinese speaking teachers
  • No prior knowledge of Mandarin or English required
  • No parental involvement and socks are required
  • Class size (max 16 students with 2 teachers)
  • Available at King’s Arcade (MOE/ECDA-registered Kindergarten) and Tides.
  • King’s Arcade N2 (year child turns 4) :
    8:30 am to 12:30 pm or 8:30 am to 2:30 pm.
    Option to enroll 4x a week, Mondays to Thursdays or 5x a week, Mondays to Fridays
  • Tides N2 (year child turns 4) :
    8:30 am to 12:30 pm
    Option to enroll 3x to 5x a week