Chij Primary (Toa Payoh)

Chij Primary (Toa Payoh)

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  • About Chij Primary (Toa Payoh)

    Primary School
    Girls' School
    Government-Aided School
    Single Session

  • Mother Tongues


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  • School Vision

    A choice school providing the IJ legacy of a holistic education where girls become women of character, women for others, able to meet life's challenges with God as their Shepherd.

  • School Mission

    CHIJ Primary (Toa Payoh) believes in the creation of a Christ-centred school community where all work together for the promotion of truth, justice, freedom and love, with special reference to the needs of the pupils who are disadvantaged in any way.

  • School Philosophy, Culture and Ethos

    School Philosophy

    Pupils will be provided with a vibrant IJ learning environment and a forward - looking curriculum that will develop their fullest potential - spiritually, morally, intellectually, physically, emotionally and socially.

    School Culture and Ethos

    Values-driven culture

    Culture of love and care

    Culture of collaborative learning

    Culture of self-determination and efficacy

    Values - CHRIST values

    Courage - To have the mental and moral strength to love and care for staff and pupils.

    Humility - To be humble to feedback readily for the common good.

    Respect - To honour people of diverse backgrounds & views, care for their rights and treat others the way you would like to be treated.

    Integrity - To have strong moral principles and acknowledge mistakes even when nobody is watching.

    Steadfastness - To stay true to plans regardless of changes, so as to achieve the desired goals.

    Thoughtfulness - To care and consider others feelings and views before speaking, doing and making decisions and have a propensity for anticipating their needs or wishes.

    The desired attributes of an IJ girl:

    - Self-Directed and Confident Learners

    - Innovative Learners who pursue excellence

    - Collaborative Learners who actively contribute

    - Civic - Conscious and have a sense of national identity

    - Service-oriented and have a passion to serve the school and community

What are the distinctive programmes?

  • IJ Venture and Values Programme

    Learning for Life Programme (LLP) / Music and performing arts

  • IJSports

    Learning for Life Programme (LLP) / Sports and outdoor education

What are the subjects?

Civics & Moral Education
English Language
Foundation Chinese
Foundation English
Foundation Malay
Foundation Mathematics
Foundation Tamil
Physical Education
Social Studies
Health Education
Higher Chinese
Higher Malay
Higher Tamil

What are the co-curricular activities (CCAs)?

Uniformed Groups


Visual and Performing Arts

Art Club



Ensemble - Handbell / Handchime

Media and Photography

Physical Sports






What are the specialised facilities and resources?

  • Allied educators (Learning and behavioural support)