Qifa Primary School

Qifa Primary School

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  • About Qifa Primary School

    Primary School
    Co-Ed School
    Government School
    Single Session

  • Mother Tongues


What are the admission rates in primary 1 (P1) registration?

Learn more about Primary 1 (P1) registration in MOE (Ministry of Education, Singapore).
  • School Vision

    Learners for Life. Leaders of Character. Contributors with Passion.

  • School Mission

    We provide a joyful and meaningful learning experience to bring out the best in each child.

  • School Philosophy, Culture and Ethos

    Qifa Primary School, previously known as Khee Fatt Study Institution, was set up in 1906 by the Char Yong (Dabu) Association. The school commemorated its 30th anniversary as a government school in 2015, and 110 years as a Hakka school started by the Char Yong (Dabu) Association in 2016. The school's unique history where the founding organisation has exemplified the spirit of serving the community, has paved the way for a tradition and ethos of service to others. Qifa students live out its values of Integrity, Courage, Adaptability, Respect, Resilience, Responsibility and Empathy (I-CAR3E) every day.

    At Qifa, the educators have a mission to bring out the BEST in each child, by planting the seed of wonder in them, grow the tree of knowledge and harvest the fruits with love. Through the provision of joyful and meaningful learning experiences, the students will discover their gifts and passions, and go on to achieve the vision of the school - for them to thrive in the world of tomorrow - as 'Learners for Life, Leaders of Character and Contributors with Passion'.

    Today, Qifa is a choice school in the Clementi/West Coast neighbourhood, with the school conducting balloting in the P1 Registration Exercise since 2010. It is recognised by its stakeholders for its rigorous academics, stellar aesthetics and a wide range of co-curricular programmes that cater to the all-round development of its students. Qifa students, living out the school motto - strive to excel, flourish in all domains - garnering accolades academically as well as in the arts and sports.

What are the distinctive programmes?

  • CHAMPS @ Qifa

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

  • Effective Communication

What are the subjects?

English Language
Health Education
Higher Chinese
Higher Malay
Higher Tamil
Social Studies

What are the co-curricular activities (CCAs)?

Physical Sports


Table Tennis



Uniformed Groups



Visual and Performing Arts

24 Chinese Drumming Troupe

Art Club


Dance - Chinese

Dance - Indian

Dance - Malay

Ensemble - Guzheng

Clubs and Societies

Infocom Club

Theatrical Arts and Mass Media

What are the specialised facilities and resources?

  • Allied educators (Learning and behavioural support)