List of Top (Academically Very Good) Secondary Schools in Singapore …

This is just my informed opinion.

[I] = Independent; [A] = Autonomous; [SAP] = Special Assistance Plan; [IP] = Integrated Programme.

NAME OF SCHOOL (GCE O-LEVEL BAND IN 2010) [Type of School]

Anderson Sec (1)[A]

Anglican High (1)[A, SAP]

Anglo-Chinese (Independent) (NA)[I, IP]

Bukit Panjang Government High (1)[A]

Catholic High (1)[A, SAP]

Cedar Girls’ Sec (1)[A, IP]

CHIJ Sec (Toa Payoh) (2)[A]

CHIJ St. Nicholas Girls’ (1)[A, SAP]

Chung Cheng High (Main) (2)[A, SAP]

Chung Cheng High (Yishun) (3)

Commonwealth Sec (3)[A]

Crescent Girls’ (1)[A]

Dunman High (NA)[A, SAP, IP]

Hwa Chong Institution (NA)[I, SAP, IP]

Maris Stella High (3)[A, SAP]

Methodist Girls’ (1) [I]

Nan Chiau High (2)[SAP]

Nan Hua High (2)[A, SAP]

Nanyang Girls’ High (NA)[I, SAP, IP]

National Junior College (NA)[IP]

Raffles Girls’ Sec (NA)[I, IP]

Raffles Institution (NA)[I, IP]

River Valley High (NA)[A, SAP, IP]

Singapore Chinese Girls’ (1)[I]

St. Joseph’s Institution (2)[I]

Swiss Cottage Sec (3)

Tanjong Katong Girls’ (2)[A]

Tanjong Katong Sec (2)[A]

Temasek Sec (3)[A]

Victoria (1)[A, IP]

Xinmin Sec (2)[A]

Zhonghua Sec (2)[A]

*To find out important details of a particular school, such as the median PSLE aggregate of it’s sec 1 cohort, click on School Information Service.

If you are already in these schools, don’t be arrogant, don’t be complacent; you still need to study hard and intelligently. Good luck. : )

Related articles/posts

(a) Beware the critical years in math education in Singapore.

(b) Not all IP students make it ….

(c) Sec 1 (2013) Algebra Headstart Programme in Nov/Dec for post-PSLE students

(d) List of ‘Top’ Secondary Schools in Singapore by median PSLE score (2011) of their Sec 1 cohort

Good Luck,

Mr Ilyasa, M.Ed., PGDE, full-time tutor (h/p: 97860411)



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