Accreditations and Partnerships

Singapore International School is proudly connected to top universities in the United States and the United Kingdom. We continue to work in partnership with top schools and globally recognized associations to provide the best opportunities for our students, in Vietnam and abroad.

  • Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

    Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

    ACS-WASC-Fully-Accredited-sisWASC is one of six private, nonprofit, regional accrediting authorities in the United States. WASC provides assistance and accreditation to schools located in California, Hawaii, the Pacific Islands and East Asia.

    As an international and high profile accrediting agency, WASC is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and services over 4,000 schools, aiming to foster excellence in education by encouraging continuous school improvement.

    Seven of our Singapore International Schools have been accredited by the Schools Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

    Schools included are:

    • SIS @ Saigon South
    • SIS @ Binh Duong New City
    • SIS @ Vung Tau
    • SIS @ Da Nang
    • SIS @ Ciputra
    • SIS @ Gamuda Gardens
    • SIS @ Van Phuc
  • Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board

    Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board

    Singapore Examinations and Assessment BoardSingapore Examinations and Assessment Board (SEAB), formerly the Examinations Division of the Ministry of Education (MOE), Singapore, was formed to develop and conduct national examinations in Singapore and to provide other examinations and assessment services, locally as well as overseas.

    KinderWorld was appointed as an Overseas Examination Center in April 2005 by the SEAB, to conduct the Singapore International Primary School Examination (iPSLE).

    The iPSLE is an international version of the Primary School Leaving Examinations (PSLE) taken by Singaporean students after completing Primary education.

  • Cambridge Assessment International Education

    Cambridge Assessment International Education

    KinderWorld’s Singapore International Schools are registered with Cambridge Assessment International Education to teach and assess the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and Cambridge International AS and A Levels.

    The IGCSE is taken in over 100 countries worldwide and is the world’s most popular international qualification for 14 -16 years old. The IGCSE is recognised by Universities and employers worldwide as a mark of quality signifying clear evidence of a student’s ability.

    The Cambridge International AS and A Levels are internationally benchmarked qualifications providing excellent preparation for university under graduate education. They are taken in over 125 countries and are widely recognised by universities and employers alike.

  • NCC Education Limited

    NCC Education Limited

    NCC-logoNCC Education is an awarding organization and global provider of British education. NCC Education provides students with the opportunity to gain internationally recognized British qualifications by studying at one of its global network of Accredited Partner Centres, either through the classroom or online.

    Singapore International School was appointed by NCC Education in 2020 to deliver the Level 3 International Foundation Diploma for Higher Education Studies (L3IFDHES) programme, a one-year university foundation course, regulated and quality assured by Ofqual (Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) in the United Kingdom (UK) which provides students with an entry route to UK or overseas universities.

  • DynEd International, Inc

    DynEd International, Inc

    Deyned-LogoDynEd International, Inc (DynEd), founded in 1987, is a California company based in Silicon Valley offers the world’s most comprehensive line up of award-winning English Language Teaching (ELT / ESL) solutions with over 25 million learners from 70 countries. DynEd courses have been approved by Ministries of Education in several countries.

    DynEd English programme and software was introduced at Singapore International School in 2020 for students from Year 3 up to A Level and provides online courseware that automatically adjusts to match student learning needs and progress. This programme strengthens our students’ English academic skills and leads to achievement of CEFR English competence certificates.

  • Elmhurst University, USA

    Elmhurst University, USA

    Elmhurst University is located in a safe and green campus which is only a 30-minute train ride from downtown Chicago, USA. Being in the Top 10 Regional Mid-west University in 2017 by US News & World Report, Elmhurst College currently has more than 3,300 students and offers 70 undergraduate majors, 20 masters’ degree and graduate certificate programme. All programmes of Elmhurst University are taught by resident Associate or Full Professors.

    Designed to give Overseas Students from ASEAN a taste of University life, Elmhurst also offers a 4-week Summer Immersion Programme combining academic coursework and college admission workshops with cultural activities.

  • Edinburgh Napier University, Scotland

    Edinburgh Napier University, Scotland

    Edinburgh Napier University, ScotlandEdinburgh Napier University is one of Scotland’s largest universities with over 15,000 students studying courses in Arts, Business, Computing and Information Technology, Health Care, Engineering and Science.

    Edinburgh Napier University is a recipient of the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education for providing a world-class standard of excellence.

    KinderWorldsigned an MOU with Edinburgh Napier University to develop an articulation pathway for our students.

  • Hwa Chong Institution, Singapore

    Hwa Chong Institution, Singapore

    Hwa Chong Institution, SingaporeA premier independent school in Singapore with a rich history of 90 years, Hwa Chong Institution (HCI) has produced 50 President’s Scholars to date. It is one of the finest educational institutions for high-achievers and the gifted in the region.

    Through a mutual collaboration, both KinderWorld and Hwa Chong aim to provide opportunities for students to participate in learning experiences and leadership programmes at each other’s school campuses.

    This relationship also provides opportunities for teacher attachments designed to promote and improve effective pedagogy, teaching capacity and leadership capacity.

  • Outward Bound Vietnam

    Outward Bound Vietnam

    OBV-parterOutward Bound is an international, non-profit, independent outdoor education organisation with approximately 40 schools around the world and 200,000 participants per year. Outward Bound programmes aim to foster the personal growth and social skills of participants by using challenging expeditions in the outdoors.

    Our students participate in the Outward Bound course, which is designed to bulid self-confidence and strengthen leadership skills such as teamwork, perseverance and effective communication.