Yishun Primary School

Yishun Primary School

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  • About Yishun Primary School

    Primary School
    Co-Ed School
    Government School
    Single Session

  • Mother Tongues


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  • School Vision

    Caring School, Confident Learners

  • School Mission

    Inspire passion for learning by providing a caring and nurturing environment where leaders of character believe in their abilities to learn and achieve success.

  • School Philosophy, Culture and Ethos

    The school believes in Student-Centric, Values-Driven Education (SVE) and adopted SVE in the design of the school's programmes and articulation of the school's vision, mission and values.

    School Culture

    The school's culture of care and learning is anchored on the Core Theory of Success. It is actively promoted through building quality relationships, learning and development of staff, and development of pupils in the CAMPSL (Cognitive, Aesthetics, Moral, Physical, Social and Student Leadership) domains. Values inculcation in Yishun Primary School (YPS) is structured and programmes such as Value of the Month Award and Garden of Values Wall engender the building of a positive psychosocial environment for learning. The inculcation of values in our students aims to develop individuals who are strong in character who will eventually be an asset to the society.

    Striving for Excellence

    Over the years, YPS has been recognised for excelling in both the curricular and co-curricular areas. The school continues to provide its pupils with a strong foundation in literacy and numeracy skills, develop their love for learning and equip them with 21st Century Competencies and sound moral values to prepare them for life.

    Staff and Teachers As Key Enablers

    Every YPS graduate passes through the good and able hands of the school's teachers. The school continues to focus on developing its staff and teachers and building quality relationship with staff, teachers and stakeholders. The school believes that the quality of its programmes and the positive school outcomes are attributed to the quality of its people and the collective effort of the whole school collaborating and synergising together.

What are the distinctive programmes?

  • Viva De Symphonie – Championing Values: Living, Learning and Growing through Music

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

  • Work as a Team, Be Environmentally Green

    Applied Learning Programme (ALP) / Science

What are the subjects?

Civics & Moral Education
Co-Curricular Activities
English Language
Foundation English
Foundation Mathematics
Foundation Science
Health Education
Higher Chinese
Higher Malay
Higher Tamil
Physical Education
Social Studies

What are the co-curricular activities (CCAs)?

Visual and Performing Arts

Art Club

Band - Concert

Dance - Chinese

Dance - Indian

Dance - International

Dance - Malay

Ensemble - Angklung / Kulintang

Ensemble - Gamelan

Uniformed Groups


Physical Sports



Football (Boys)

Clubs and Societies

Chess Club

Green Club

IT Club

Sports Club

What are the specialised facilities and resources?

  • Allied educators (Learning and behavioural support)