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GEMS World Academy in Singapore

We are a family-oriented international school in Singapore for students aged 2 to 18, fully committed to the academic, emotional and social development of its students. We are immensely proud to be the first and only international school in Singapore authorised to offer all four International Baccalaureate (IB) programmes. GEMS (Singapore) provides students with a personalised and well-rounded education that stretches beyond traditional academic subjects to embrace the arts, music, drama, design, innovative technologies and sport. Through applied knowledge, critical thinking, communication and cross-cultural engagement, your child will gain lifelong skills and will be well prepared to face a future we have yet to experience. 

Brilliant Academic IB Results

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Personalised learning at its best

Small class sizes and an inspiring and highly qualified teaching faculty ensure that students get the absolute most out of their learning experience.

All classes from Nursery through to Grade 5 are facilitated by the full-time teacher and a fully qualified teaching partner in order to get to know every child, tailor activities to their individual needs, bring out the best in them and encourage greater participation in class.

With 2 teachers in every  Nursery, Kindergarten , and Primary Years classes, our learners are given more attention and provided with personalised learning opportunities.

Student to teacher ratio

Where would you like to begin?

Nursery


Ages 2-3

A world of play-based discovery

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Early Years


Ages 3-6

The ideal start to future learning

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Primary Years


Ages 6-11

Developing the whole child as an inquirer

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Secondary Years


Ages 12-15

Building on strong foundations

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Secondary Years


Ages 16-19

Three graduation pathways to success

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Virtual Open House

10:00 am, 27 October

10:00 am, 21 November

10:00 am, 1 December

The world's finest International teaching staff

Representing over 20 different nationalities, our teachers bring the best teaching experience and expertise from around the world, naturally enriching your child’s everyday exposure to different cultures.

Lynn White
Head of Grades for the Early Years (Nursery to KG 2) and a KG 1 homeroom teacher
Lynn White is the Head of Grades for the Early Years (Nursery to KG 2) and a KG 1 homeroom teacher. She has been with GEMS World Academy (Singapore) since it opened in 2014.
25
Years
Experience
2014
Joined
GEMS
Danny Tauroa
Head of Sport and Physical Education Teacher
Danny heads the GEMS Rugby 7s Academy and Performance Athlete Programme that provide opportunities for our aspiring athletes to reach peak performance in sports. He has been involved in sports his whole life, represented New Zealand in volleyball and his province in rugby. Danny coached the Singapore National rugby teams (2007-2014) and also featured as a television studio commentator for Fox Sport Asia during the most recent two Rugby World Cup tournaments.
17
Years
Experience
2016
Joined
GEMS
Claire Rimmer
Art Subject Leader and Visual Arts Teacher
Claire is passionate about being an educator and considers herself very much a lifelong learner; a trait she encourages all her students to embrace. She has been an international teacher for more than 20 years, after initially enjoying 3 years teaching in Leeds in the UK. Before moving to Singapore with her family she taught Grades 6-12 in 2 international schools in the Middle East. Claire is an active participant in school productions, charity work and sporting events.
23
Years
Experience
2014
Joined
GEMS
Patrick Holt
Head of Educational Technology and Individuals & Societies Teacher
Patrick believes that teachers are leaders, and the best leaders are role models, and they lead through influence and example rather than their authority. After twenty-five years of working with children and youth, fifteen overseas, these values have remained at the core of his practice as have led to a variety of positions as a leader and teacher of children and youth from Canada, to the isle of Taiwan, Doha,Qatar and finally to his current home in Singapore
25
Years
Experience
2017
Joined
GEMS
Angela Gravina
Language and Literature and Drama teacher
Angela has been teaching internationally for more than 20 years. Over her teaching career she has taught Language and Literature, EAL, Drama, History and Psychology. She is interested in costume design and choral music.
33
Years
Experience
2018
Joined
GEMS

A truly International balance

Our student population comprises more than 60 nationalities with no one dominant culture or background.

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UK and Europe
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USA & Canada
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Australia & New Zealand
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East Asia
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South Asia
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Rest of the World

This balance creates a unique opportunity for a truly international learning perspective that will expand your child’s knowledge and broaden their experience with other cultures and beliefs.

 

We encourage an environment of mutual respect that is engaging for both parents and children, as we believe that the more you engage, the more rewarding your experience will be. Our welcoming Parent-Relations team is always here willing to offer advice, connect you with our diverse and inclusive Parent-Teacher Community and encourage you to join various interest groups and events.

Unlimited global opportunities

As an IB World School with a highly diverse student population, our future graduates have their sights set on a wide range of different university and college options, including some of the world's most prestigious tertiary learning institutions. Our IB Diploma scores and results place students comfortably above the world average and, most importantly, enable them to choose the universities and colleges that will open up a world of opportunity.

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