Healthy and balanced nutrition plays a big role in a student’s ability to achieve in school. Therefore, we educate and encourage our students to develop lifelong healthy eating habits. Our lunch menu, provided by Victus Group, is designed by the expert team of chefs, who have decades of combined experience in nutrition and serving up dishes which kids simply love.
Fresh, healthy and delicious
Lunches are served in our spacious and welcoming school canteen, The Food Garden. Here our students, parents and staff enjoy the company of others during their meal. Freshly prepared in our on-site kitchen, our canteen serves meals to our students from Pre-K through to Grade 12 throughout the day. All the meals are made from fresh, high-quality ingredients and are carefully thought out to ensure that taste is at a maximum. The school canteen offers a daily choice of freshly made western, Asian, vegetarian, allergy-free meals.
The Parent Café is a welcoming place for parents and visitors to meet over a cup of freshly brewed coffee, enjoy delicious pastries and a daily meal, socialise and meet new friends. The cafe is located at the heart of the school (Level 2). There is a wide selection of baked goods, wraps, salads, sandwiches and beverages served with tender loving care at the cafe. Students from Grade 11 and 12 are welcome to purchase meals from The Parent Café during the school day. Students from Grade 4 to Grade 10 are welcome to purchase snacks during specific hours (before 8:30 am and after 3:30 pm).
Please visit https://www.gwa.edu.sg/parent-login
The Username and Password is the student id. During the first login, you will be requested to change the password and register the EZ-Link CAN number
The student ID can be found on the invoice sent for tuition fees.
No. This is to manage allergen situations appropriately and reduce the risk of error in data filing considering individual students have individual EZ-Link CAN numbers.
No. Payments for pre-orders need to be made online through the pre-order system. The requirement of the EZ-Link is to ensure food delivery is as accurate as possible. EZ-Link for students who are using pre-orders does not require to pay/top up the EZ-Link card.
Pre-K to Grade 3 must either pre-order meals or bring food from home. There will be no a la carte ordering for Pre-K to Grade 3 students. The pre-order system is also recommended for students who have allergies to certain food products.
For Pre-K to Grade 3 students, the cards need to be handed over to the class teachers and will be maintained by them for the students. Please also refer to the EZ-Link section of the FAQ.
The message is available on the front page prior to login.
The parent should inform the school at the point of enrollment and/or at any point in time as required. Any updates to allergy information must be sent to both the Registrar and communicated to the Operations Department using the email@example.com email address.
Every student at GEMS (Singapore) is required to have an EZ-Link card but only students from Grade 4 upwards need to carry the card with them.
EZ-Link cards can be purchased at 7/11, MRT stations and the accounts office in GEMS (Singapore) campus.
Please visit https://www.gwa.edu.sg/parent-login
EZ-Link cards are required for the following purposes:
We do not want students at these ages to carry their card on them. The student’s EZ-Link card should be handed over to the class teacher who shall be maintaining this card for the students.
For the Early Years students, we would recommend keeping the minimum balance which is equivalent to SGD 10.
EZ-Link card needs a one-time registration. This will be done during school time at the Library and monitored by the teachers. For Pre-order meals the card’s CAN number should be used on the online system when making the first order.
You can deactivate the card by visiting https://www.EZ-Link.com.sg/ Furthermore, please do report to the class teacher the fact that your child has a new EZ-Link card number (CAN number is found on the backside of the card). In addition please update on the pre-order meal system if you are using that platform.
You can top up the EZ-Link card through various options please refer https://www.EZ-Link.com.sg/
For direct purchases from the canteen and stationary, you can use any EZ-Link card. For the library, pre-order meals and allergies you are requested to use the same EZ-Link card.
Yes, you can use EZ-Link cards or other EZ-Link enabled products such as chumps provided by EZ-Link. The important feature is the CAN number.
At the Parent Café you can use the credit/debit card but for all other purposes mentioned above, you need to use the EZ-Link. Adults using the café will be able to use cash, students will not.
Yes. This is to provide parents with the transparency of food delivered to students and to take preventive steps to manage allergies.
No, any EZ-Link card or other EZ-Link enabled products such as chumps provided by EZ-Link can be used.
No, the student just needs to ensure the teacher at the library is informed
No. Buses are on a separate platform run by the vendor in conjunction with the school operations team.
The school shall not be able to take responsibility in the event the EZ-Link card is misplaced. The school shall be indemnified and would not be responsible for the cash balance available on the EZ-Link card. The student/parent would be solely responsible for the safeguarding of the card, Subject to Early years to Grade 3 where the teachers would be holding the EZ-Link card.
The school would be responsible for the loss and replacement.
In case the EZ-Link card is misplaced by the school, the school shall compensate up to a maximum of SGD 10. In case the parent claims the value on the EZ-Link was higher the parent would have provided a statement which they can retrieve from EZ-Link.
The school will not take any responsibility other than those specifically mentioned in this FAQ.