15 SAP Primary Schools in Singapore: Which Is the Best?

Here is the full list of Special Assistance Programme (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” (the official language assigned to a Singaporean’s racial group) language and culture.

Currently, the only SAP primary schools are ones that promote Chinese language and culture. These fifteen primary schools, however, accept students from all cultures.

The popularity of these primary schools in Phase 2A1 of the 2021 Primary One (P1) registration exercise ranged from 10% to 157%.

Six of the primary schools are affiliated to secondary schools.

Primary SchoolPrimary School PopularityAffiliated Secondary School
Ai Tong School100%
Catholic High School (Primary Section)103%Catholic High School
CHIJ St. Nicholas Girls’ School (Primary Section)157%CHIJ St. Nicholas Girls’ School
Holy Innocents’ Primary School46%Holy Innocents’ High School
Hong Wen School20%
Kong Hwa School31%
Maha Bodhi School34%Manjusri Secondary School
Maris Stella High School (Primary Section)41%Maris Stella High School
Nan Hua Primary School95%
Nanyang Primary School107%Nanyang Girls’ High School
Pei Chun Public School76%
Pei Hwa Presbyterian Primary School121%
Poi Ching School10%
Red Swastika School82%
Tao Nan School82%

What is the best SAP primary school in Singapore?

Based on the Singapore primary school ranking in 2022, the top SAP primary school is CHIJ St. Nicholas Girls’ School (Primary Section).

Where are the SAP primary schools in Singapore?

Ang Mo Kio

CHIJ St. Nicholas Girls’ School (Primary Section) is a primary school in the Ang Mo Kio area.

Bedok

Red Swastika School is a primary school in the Bedok area.

Bishan

Ai Tong School and Catholic High School (Primary Section) are primary schools in the Bishan area.

Bukit Timah

Nanyang Primary School and Pei Hwa Presbyterian Primary School are primary schools in the Bukit Timah area.

Clementi

Nan Hua Primary School is a primary school in the Clementi area.

Geylang

Kong Hwa School and Maha Bodhi School are primary schools in the Geylang area.

Hougang

Holy Innocents’ Primary School is a primary school in the Hougang area.

Kallang

Hong Wen School is a primary school in the Kallang area.

Marine Parade

Tao Nan School is a primary school in the Marine Parade area.

Tampines

Poi Ching School is a primary school in the Tampines area.

Toa Payoh

Maris Stella High School (Primary Section) and Pei Chun Public School are primary schools in the Toa Payoh area.