Fee Structure 2018-2019

All prices in S$ and inclusive of prevailing 7% GST unless otherwise stated.

1 Placement Test Fee $300
One-time payable upon application; non-deductible and non-refundable

2 Enrolment Fee $3,600
One-time payable upon application; non-deductible and non-refundable

3 Total Course Fee
The total course fee is payable upon enrolment, notwithstanding that the student may withdraw from the course at any point during the academic year.
Fee Per Year Elementary School Middle School High School
K1-K2 G1-G5 G6-G8 G9-G12
Tuition Fee 25,040 28,950 32,880 37,520
Development Fee 2,460 2,460
Fee Protection Scheme (FPS)1 150 170 210 240
Tuition Fee 25,190 29,120 35,550 40,220

4 English as a Second Language (ESL) Fee $1,680 – $2,520 per semester
Applicable to selective students in Grade 1 to Grade 10 and non-refundable

5 Learning Support Fee $1,680 – $2,520 per semester
Applicable to selective students in Grade 1 to Grade 10 and non-refundable

6 Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) Fee $22 per year (GST not applicable)
Applicable to all students and non-refundable

7 Other Fee
Other fees refer to any non-compulsory fees which students will pay only when applicable. Such fees are normally collected by the school when the need arises. The figures set out below are estimates only and students will be advised of the actual amounts in the invoice issued by the school. There may be other miscellaneous fees which will apply from time to time and when applicable.
Examination Fees $600 to $2,000
Re-marking of IB Assessment Papers $250 to $1,000
Career Assessment Test $160 to $400
Excursions & Field Trips $10 to $1,500
(depends on destination)
School Bus Transport Services From $1,630 per year
(depends on distance)
Extra-Curricular Activity (ECA) Depends on activity
Technology Fee $100
Ticket to School Events $25
IB Results/ Diploma, MYP Results/Certificate, School Report, Transcript, Certificate of Enrolment $10 to $250
(depends on certificate type and postage/courier charges)
Yearbook $30
School Uniform $15 to $40 per piece
Re-issue of ID Card (Parents and Students) ID Card $20 / Lanyard $5
Loss of Locker Key or Library Book $25 to $100
Willful damage to Equipment or Property As assessed + $50 admin fee
Drug Test $100 to $500

1 Approximately 0.6% of tuition fee and development fee as charged by Liberty Insurance.


FEE POLICY

A. FEE PAYMENTS

  • The total course fee is payable upon enrolment, notwithstanding that the student may withdraw from the course at any point during the academic year.
  • The total course fee is inclusive of two (2) sets of school uniforms, two (2) sets of attire for Physical Education (PE), 1 house shirt and 1 school cap (note: school cap is only for students in Elementary School and Middle School).
  • If a new student enrols after the Course Commencement Date2, the Tuition Fee will be prorated depending on the period of enrolment as stipulated in Table A. If the new student requires ESL and learning support, the corresponding ESL Fee and Learning Support (LS) Fee will also be prorated depending on the period of enrolment. There are four (4) terms in an academic year.
    Table A – Proration of Fees based on the Period of Enrolment

    Period of Enrolment Term 1 Term 2 Term 3 Term 4
    Tuition Fee/ ESL Fee/ LS Fee Payable 100% 75% 50% 25%
  • A 3% discount on the tuition fee will apply if the total course fee is paid in full before the payment due date as stated in the invoice.
  • The total course fee will be invoiced twice a year; specifically in March and August of each year.
  • A 5% early bird discount on the tuition fee will apply if payment is received within the early bird discount period as stated in the invoice.
  • All fees must be paid by the due date as stated in the invoice. Students will not be allowed to attend classes if fees are not paid before classes commence.
  • Interest will be charged at 8% per month for all late payments for a period of up to 2 months commencing from the day immediately after a payment falls due.
  • Monies received by ISS will be applied in the order of enrolment fee, tuition fee, development fee and other fees.
  • An official receipt will be issued for all fees paid.

2 The Course Commencement Date is typically a day in August of a new academic year and/ or as notified by ISS International School. It is also specified in the Student Contract.


B. FEE PROGRAMMES

Family Fee Programme

In order to qualify for the Family Scheme, 3 or more children must be enrolled in ISS at the point of application. Legally adopted children are included as long as the same parents support them. These benefits will continue for the qualifying child throughout their studies in ISS, even after the elder siblings have graduated from ISS. Under the family scheme, the third and subsequent child will enjoy the following benefits:

  • A waiver of the Enrolment Fee.
  • A 20% discount on the Tuition Fee and Development Fee.

Refer-a-Friend Programme

Under the Refer-a-Friend programme, existing students who refer a student to enrol with the
school will enjoy a one-time discount of S$500 on the Tuition Fee in the next billing cycle
upon successful enrolment of the new student. In return, the new student will enjoy a one-
time discount of S$500 on the Tuition Fee upon enrolment.

Terms and Conditions:

  • The discount for the existing student will be offset with fees from the next billing cycle upon:
    • The successful enrolment of the new student;
    • The new student must be a first-time applicant;
    • The new student starting school at ISS;
    • All required fees for the start of school have been paid by the new student;
  • The referee must be an ISS parent/ guardian who has a child/ children currently studying at ISS.
  • The new student must not have siblings at ISS.
  • The discount for the existing student is not transferable.
  • Multiple referrals of the same student will be awarded based on a first-referral-first-served basis.
  • ISS reserves the right to change the Terms and Condition of this programme.

C. PAYMENT MODES

1. Interbank and Telegraphic Transfer

Bank details as follow

Account Name  : ISS International School Pte. Ltd.
Account Number  : 003-922508-3
Bank  : The Development Bank of Singapore Ltd
Bank Number  : 7171
Branch No  : 003
Bank Account Type  : DBS Current
Swift Code  : DBSSSGSG

Please indicate student’s name, admission number and invoice number in the payment details. Please note that all bank charges will be borne by the payer.

2. By Cheque

Cheques are acceptable at both Preston and Paterson campuses. Cheques should be crossed and made payable to ISS International School Pte. Ltd. with admission number, student’s name and invoice number written on the reverse side of the cheque.

3. By Cash

Cash payment can only be made at the Finance Office located at the Preston Campus @ 21 Preston Road during office hours.

4. By Credit Card (AMEX, VISA and MASTERCARD)

These can be made at both Preston and Paterson campuses except for AMEX Card transactions where they can only be processed at the Preston campus. AMEX Card authorization form is available at Paterson campus.

5. By GIRO

This is applicable only for payment of tuition fee, development fee and FPS. GIRO application form can be collected at both campuses or downloaded here from our website. The monthly deductions will be made over a maximum of 10 months from March to July for the first invoice and from August to December for the second invoice. The deductions will be made from a Singapore personal bank account on the 1st working day of each month. Payments can be made via other modes until the GIRO arrangement is approved in 6 to 8 weeks.


D. REFUND POLICY

Maximum Refund based on % of the Total Course Fee Paid Written Notice of Withdrawal Received from Students
50% More than 60 days before the Course Commencement Date.
25% Less than 60 days, but more than 30 days before the Course Commencement Date.
0% Less than 30 days before the Course Commencement Date.
0% After the Course Commencement Date.