An International Primary School in Singapore

Cambridge Primary Checkpoint offered by SFMS is designed for international students looking for an International Primary School in Singapore. It incorporates international benchmarking in terms of curriculum, assessment, and awarding with the rigour, elements of local education and practices that has made Singapore education admired around the world.  The Cambridge Primary Checkpoint programme is diagnostic in nature, with progression tests from Year 3 to Year 6 to help track each student’s progress.  The Checkpoint tests will be conducted at the end of Year 6 to gauge the student’s readiness for secondary school.


The Cambridge Primary Programme helps students build a strong foundation in subject disciplines and knowledge, and develop sound character and values.


  • 6 – 12 years old
  • Completed Kindergarten 2 or its equivalent
  • Satisfactory performance in SFMS Admission Test and/or interview


Year round (subject to vacancies available)


6 years
  • English
  • Chinese
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Global Perspectives
  • IT Skills
  • Makerspace
  • Visual and Performing Arts
  • Physical and Health Education

2021 Annual School Fees for New Students

Course TitleTotal School Fee (SGD)
Cambridge Primary Programme (Year 1, 2, 3)17,901.10
Cambridge Primary Programme (Year 4, 5)16,831.10

Fees stated above are for School Term commencing in Term 1 on 4th January 2021. For school term commencing in Term 2 onwards (fees will be released nearer to the application opening dates), please refer to School Fees.


  1. All fees quoted are in Singapore dollars (SGD or S$) & inclusive of 7% GST, subject to annual review.
  2. Fees quoted are on a one-week to one-year basis.
  3. Sibling discount is a one-off, 10% discount on the First Year Course Fees. It is normally applicable to the younger sibling. Terms and Conditions apply.
  4. For other Miscellaneous Fees and Refund Policy, please refer to School website/Admission Guide/Handbook.
  5. School Fees do not include school uniforms. Cost of these items come under Miscellaneous fees.
  6. Course Application Fee (non-refundable) is payable upon the acceptance of Letter of Offer. It is non-refundable.
  7. Students who are applying for admission later than the stipulated start of term, their fees may be pro-rated $300 (Pri)/$400 (Sec/Pre-Tertiary) per week. Terms and conditions apply.
  8. At any time, only ONE discount is given whichever is the higher.

# Fees are based on actual cost or an average estimate based on previous year actual cost and subject to exchange rate fluctuation. As such, there may be some over or under payments. 

^ Admission Test is compulsory unless waived by School Management based on acceptable qualification. Admission Test fee of S$321 is chargeable if test is conducted in SFMS, or S$400 if test is conducted at approved overseas centres.

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