Wish to equip your child with useful life skills? Our unique curriculum is filled with experiential learning and play so that your child can learn and explore in a fun, enriching and engaging environment.
Worry no more about excessive screen time. At Shaws, children enjoy sports and outdoor play daily. Sports coaches from Shaws Little League will help your child hone their athletic abilities. The sports that the children do include soccer, rugby, tennis, basketball, baseball, hockey, cricket, soccer, volleyball, golf and athletics.
Leave nurturing your children’s interest for Mandarin to us. Your child will be exposed to Mandarin from Pre Nursery through songs, stories and cultural learning experiences. In Nursery Two through to Kindergarten, the children will learn to read and write Mandarin through fun activities.
Looking for a preschool or playgroup in Singapore that will develop your child’s confidence and social skills? Then look no further. Children walk through our doors with timid and shy personalities but walk out self-assured.
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About Shaws Preschool
We are one of the first play based preschools in Singapore. For the past 30 years, our child care centres and kindergartens have offered premium early childhood education that observes SPARK guidelines and is premised on learning through play and adventure. Together with our ECDA certified teachers, our preschools in Singapore will help your child’s development by:
✔ Empowering them to research any topic that interests them
✔ Imbuing them with essential life skills such as self-confidence, resilience, speech coherence and respect for others
✔ Instilling a passion for learning
✔ Preparing them for later stages of schooling and life
Our Serangoon Campuses
Shaws @ Braddell Heights is located in a cosy little cottage within the tranquil Braddell Heights residential estate. Established in 1990, we have served over 800 families in the neighbourhood. Together with a team of 16 teachers, our campus is headed by Principal, Julie Conceicao.
Located on the other side of the road from Shaws @ Braddell Heights, sits Shaws @ Carmichael. Established in 2012, we are located across the road from Carmichael Park. Aside from using the park for sports, our teachers and children worked with NParks to grow a Butterfly Oasis. Together with a team of 16 teachers, our campus is headed by Principal, Latifah Bte Abdullah.
This is our newest school, established in 2017. It is located close to the evocative Serangoon Gardens Village—a beloved neighbourhood blending heritage with modernity. Conveniently situated along the main road, ie Ang Mo Kio Ave 1, this school and its team of 13 teachers is led by our Principal, Deborah Shaw.
Our East Coast Campuses
Located in a beautiful heritage building, which also houses the Katong Post Office, Shaws @ Katong Post is next door to the Canadian International School. Don’t be deceived – there is a playground hidden behind this enchanting little building. Together with the team of 17 teachers, our campus is headed by Principal, Yvonne Lim.
Shaws @ Tanjong Katong is within the Crescent Road residential estate along Boscombe Road. Established in 2009, this childcare centre is located in a serene and tranquil setting, surrounded by private homes. Together with a team of 14 teachers, our campus is headed by our Principal, Salmi Razali.
Our main campus, Shaws @ Mountbatten, was the first campus to open way back in 1989. This campus alone has served over 1200 families over the last 30 years. We proudly now have second generation of Shaws children enrolled at this campus! This campus, along with the 25 teachers, is headed by Principal, Charlyn Chua.
Some parents are amazed when we tell them how much their child eats at school. “Are you sure?” they ask. “My child barely eats at home!” Here are 5 tips we have for parents... 1. Serve meals when your child is hungry! Don’t give your child a big snack, and then expect...
A common question we get is - How do I deal with my child through the “no” phase, which typically is when they are around 2 years old. Here’s what we do at school. 1. Children at during this stage want independence and control of their environment. We give them the...
Dough play is a great activity to build fine motor skills to prepare children's little muscles for writing in later years. At Shaws Preschool, there is dough play almost every day. We don't just play with dough, we also make our own dough! Here's the recipe if you...
There is no checklist to complete, and not all children develop at the same pace. So how do we know? It is also important to note that preschool is different from one-hour enrichment programmes. The enrichment programmes are often crammed with activities.
Pick a preschool you trust You are leaving your precious child under the care of a team of preschool teachers – be sure you trust them! Talk to your child about starting preschool. Talk your child through what the first day of preschool will be like, including the...