Here is the full list of Special Assistance Plan (SAP) primary schools in Singapore in 2022.
SAP primary schools are primary schools that the Ministry of Education (MOE) set aside to promote “mother tongue” language and culture.
“Mother tongue” in Singapore refers to the official language that the government assigns to a Singaporean’s racial group.
The only SAP primary schools at present are ones that promote Chinese language and culture. These “Chinese primary schools”, however, accept students from all cultures.
The popularity of these primary schools in Phase 2A of the 2022 Primary One (P1) registration exercise ranged from 30% to 255%.
6 of these 15 primary schools are affiliated to secondary schools.
SAP Primary Schools List
|Primary School||Primary School Popularity||Affiliated Secondary School|
|Ai Tong School||133%||—|
|Catholic High School (Primary Section)||135%||Catholic High School|
|CHIJ St. Nicholas Girls’ School (Primary Section)||124%||CHIJ St. Nicholas Girls’ School|
|Holy Innocents’ Primary School||117%||Holy Innocents’ High School|
|Hong Wen School||38%||—|
|Kong Hwa School||68%||—|
|Maha Bodhi School||64%||Manjusri Secondary School|
|Maris Stella High School (Primary Section)||83%||Maris Stella High School|
|Nan Hua Primary School||144%||—|
|Nanyang Primary School||119%||Nanyang Girls’ High School|
|Pei Chun Public School||122%||—|
|Pei Hwa Presbyterian Primary School||255%||—|
|Poi Ching School||30%||—|
|Red Swastika School||147%||—|
|Tao Nan School||93%||—|
What is the best SAP primary school in Singapore?
Based on the Singapore primary school ranking in 2022, the top SAP primary school is Pei Hwa Presbyterian Primary School.
Which planning areas of Singapore are the SAP primary schools located in?
Ang Mo Kio
CHIJ St. Nicholas Girls’ School (Primary Section) is a primary school in the Ang Mo Kio area.
Red Swastika School is a primary school in the Bedok area.
Ai Tong School and Catholic High School (Primary Section) are primary schools in the Bishan area.
Nanyang Primary School and Pei Hwa Presbyterian Primary School are primary schools in the Bukit Timah area.
Nan Hua Primary School is a primary school in the Clementi area.
Kong Hwa School and Maha Bodhi School are primary schools in the Geylang area.
Holy Innocents’ Primary School is a primary school in the Hougang area.
Hong Wen School is a primary school in the Kallang area.
Tao Nan School is a primary school in the Marine Parade area.
Poi Ching School is a primary school in the Tampines area.
Maris Stella High School (Primary Section) and Pei Chun Public School are primary schools in the Toa Payoh area.