Fees

Fees Schedule 2017-2018

The schedule shows the fees for 2017-2018 school year. Fees are reviewed annually and subject to change. All fees are quoted in Singapore dollars and include goods and services tax at the prevailing rate of 7%, where applicable.

Enrolment Fee

An enrolment fee of $2,675 is required for each application.

Capital Levy

A one-off, non-refundable capital levy applies to students of new families joining the school from August 2015. The capital levy is payable for up to, and including, two students per family, and is waived for the third and subsequent students.

Year Group

Capital Levy

Nursery

Billed in Term 3 2017/2018 school year and payable prior entering Reception in 2018/2019 school year (applicable to students joining Nursery in 2017/2018 school year only)



$3,500
per student

All other year groups

Payable prior to admission

School Fees

School fees comprise tuition fee and building fund/ School fees vary by year group and are detailed in the termly fee schedule below:

Year Group

Building Fund

Tuition Fee

Total Fees Per Term



Infant School

Nursery








$1,496

$7,231

$8,727

Reception

$9,196

$10,692

Year 1 to Year 2

$9,366

$10,862

Junior School

Year 3 to Year 6

$9,936

$11,432



Senior School

Year 7 to Year 9

$11,694

$13,190

Year 10 to Year 11

$12,310

$13,806

Sixth Form

Year 12 to Year 13

$12,991

$14,487

Notes:

  1. There are three terms in each school year. The total annual fees are spilt into three equal amounts and billed on a termly basis. The length of each term is not a relevant factor.
  2. For new students, two terms of school fees are payable prior to admission:
    • First term school fees as confirmation of acceptance
    • Following term school fees payable prior to start of first school term
  3. For students enrolled after 21 December 2009, each term school fees shall be paid prior to the start of the previous term as illustrated below:
    • Term 1 school fees are billed and payable prior to the start of Term 3 of the previous school year
    • Term 2 school fees are billed and payable prior to the start of Term 1
    • Term 3 school fees are billed and payable prior to the start of Term 2
  4. In the event that Term 1 school fees are billed before the announcement of the annual school fees revision, the additional school fees applicable will be included in the Term 2 school fees invoice.
REFUND OF FEES

Information on the refund of fees are included in the Conditions Governing Enrolment and Admissions policies which can be found here.


Other Fees and information 2017-2018

Examination Fees

External examinations fees for GCSE, (I)GCSE, A Level, or IB Diploma are not included in the termly fee invoice, but are notified separately at the appropriate time of year (usually December/January for IB and March/April for GCSE, (I)GCSE and A Level). Fees are payable within 30 days of invoicing or before the examination sessions, whichever is earlier.

Examination fees include registration and subject fees set by examination boards and handling charges covering courier charges, invigilation cost, etc.

Other Costs

Families may incur additional costs during enrollment and these costs include, but are not limited to the following:

Bus Transport

Bus fees are set by the service provider and invoiced directly by them.

Uniforms

Sold separately at the School Shop.

Food Services

Infant students are required to bring their own snacks and lunches.

Junior and Senior students can access the food services available at canteens and cafes throughout the school and payment is made directly to the school’s caterer.

Books and other school resources

School fees include textbooks and exercise books.

Replacement of lost or damaged textbooks, exercise books, library books and other school resources are expected to be funded by the student/family.

Technology

Students from Year 5 to Year 13 are required to have their own personal mobile technology device to support their learning.

Full details of the requirements for each year group are published on the TTS Portal.

Trips and Activities

Costs for outdoor education trips, overseas sports, and optional trips as well as paid activities/events on offer by the school will be notified by the relevant departments at the appropriate time in the school year.


Payment of School Fees

All payments must be made in Singapore dollars in the form of local cheque, bank transfer or GIRO arrangement.

Local Cheque

Please ensure your cheque is crossed and made payable to “Tanglin Trust School Limited” with the remittance portion of your invoice attached. The student’s name and invoice number should be written on the back of the cheque.

Post-dated cheques or cheques in foreign currency are not accepted.

Bank Transfer

The student’s name and invoice number must be referenced on your remittance to enable us to credit the student’s account accordingly. Kindly email your bank confirmation advice to schoolfees@tts.edu.sg.

The exact amount must be received and all bank charges are to be borne by remitter.

Beneficiary Bank Details
Name of Bank: The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
Bank Branch: Holland Village
Bank Address: 21 Collyer Quay #01-00 HSBC Building Singapore 049320
Account Name: Tanglin Trust School Limited
Account Number: 144-023348-001
Bank Code: 7232
Bank Branch Code: 144
Swift Code: HSBCSGSG

GIRO Arrangement

The option to pay school fees by GIRO is offered by Tanglin to families paying privately with a Singapore bank account as an alternative to paying fees on a termly basis.

School fees are billed over three terms normally payable in August, December and April of each school year. With GIRO, parents can pay the three terms fee (tuition fee and building fund) due in each school year over a maximum of nine (9) monthly instalments. The nine monthly GIRO instalment deductions start in September and end in May of each school year.

More Information and GIRO Application

Billing Cycle for School Fees

School fees are payable in advance and are billed on a termly basis as follows:

Students enrolled before December 2009

Students enrolled after December 2009*

Billing Month

Payment Due

Term 1 (2017/2018)

Term 2 (2017/2018)

June 2017

8 August 2017

Term 2 (2017/2018)

Term 3 (2017/2018)

November 2017

26 December 2017

Term 3 (2017/2018)

Term 1 (2018/2019)

February 2018

2 April 2018

* For students enrolled after December 2009, each term school fees shall be paid prior to the start of the previous term as illustrated below:

  • Term 1 school fees are billed and payable prior to the start of Term 3 of the previous school year
  • Term 2 school fees are billed and payable prior to the start of Term 1
  • Term 3 school fees are billed and payable prior to the start of Term 2