Our students have entered
Ngee Ann Polytechnic
Yishun Junior College
Our satisfied students
I am one step closer to fulfilling my dream
Before – 26 After – 19
(now in Temasek Polytechnic)
I couldn’t go to Polytechnic but now I can
Before – 25 After – 17
(now in Temasek Polytechnic)
Thanks to INSPIRE, I improved my grades tremendously. I am elated that I can now go into my dream course in Polytechnic!
Before – 19 After – 13
(now in Ngee Ann Polytechnic)
I am really grateful for all the encouragement and help to achieve my best grades so that I can get into my choice of course for Polytechnic.
Top Scorer for 2018 Cohort
2As and 3Bs
Achieved A1 for Science
(now in Nanyang Polytechnic)
Top Scorer for 2014 Cohort
3 As and 1 B
… and many others
2013 students who entered local Polytechnics
– James – Singapore Polytechnic
– ZhiJian- Temasek Polytechnic
– Isaiah – Nanyang Polytechnic
– Jian Li – Republic Polytechnic
Top Scorer for 2012 Cohort
4 As – Arpana
2012 students who entered local Polytechnics and Junior College
– Wendy – Nanyang Polytechnic
– Adrianna – Yishun Junior College
Our dedicated teachers who truly care
INSPIRE’s O-level course
5 reasons why Inspire is the best choice for O-level private candidate studies
11 years experience of nurturing students since 2007
Dedicated teachers who truly care
Small conducive class size
Progress reports & awards for good progress
Structured curriculum & lessons throughout the year
(no March/June holidays)
How are classes conducted
Tests and examinations are held in
How INSPIRE’s program compares
with other O-level private schools’
|INSPIRE||Other private schools|
|Term Breaks||No term break||Mar / Jun / Sep Holidays|
|Assessments||Min of 3 topical tests & final prelim||Twice – mid-year & final prelim|
|Meet the parents session||Yes||Yes|
|Min. no. of subjects to enrol in course||2||3|
|Fee Payments||5 instalments||2 instalments or 1 lump sum payment|
|Refund policy in case of withdrawal within 2 weeks before the course commences||90 %||25 – 50 %|
|Refund policy in case of withdrawal within the 1st week of school||80 %||5 – 30 %|
|Council for Private Education (CPE) Registered||Yes||Yes|
|NS deferment (if eligible)*||Yes||Yes|
|Transitlink Concession Card*||Yes||Yes|
O-Level Course Info
- Who can enroll for the course
- What subjects are offered
- Course duration
- Examination, assessment and results
Students enrolling must
- Have completed 8 years of formal education or middle school / lower secondary education.
- Be at least 15 years old on Jan 1st of the year of examination.
- Have a pass in Lower Secondary English (in student’s respective school) or IELTS 4.5 or equivalent or pass INSPIRE’s internal English entry test.
- Additional Mathematics
- Social Studies
- History Elective
- Geography Elective
- Literature in English
- Principles of Accounts
^ Other subjects (e.g. Mother Tongue, Geography, Science (Theory / Practical) may be registered for the examination.
- Jan 14 to Nov 17, 2019
- Ongoing intake till May 2019
- English and Mathematics Placement Tests (first day), various topical tests and prelim exams in September
- The Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level) Examination in October – November.
Expected Examination Results Release Date
- Results are released usually in January the following year of the examination.
- Students must attain a minimum of 75% attendance to complete the O level course.
Make the Right Choice
I would like to thank you and Aaron’s teachers for your dedication to assisting Aaron for the full year of 2012. Aaron has certainly tried hard and with the support of his teachers, I am pleased that he has achieved 3 Bs and a C. Thank you once again.
– Parent of Aaron