Nan Chiau High School

Nan Chiau High School

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  • About Nan Chiau High School

    Secondary School
    Co-Ed School
    Government-Aided School
    Single Session
    Special Assistance Plan (SAP)

  • Mother Tongues


What are the Direct School Admission (DSA-Sec) talent areas offered?

Learn more about DSA-Sec in MOE (Ministry of Education, Singapore).
NameNatureIntegrated ProgrammeCategory
BilingualismBothYesLanguage and Humanities
Orchestra - ChineseBothYesPerforming Arts
Table TennisBothYesSports and Games
BasketballBothYesSports and Games
WushuBothYesSports and Games
Visual ArtsBothYesVisual Arts, Design and Media
Dance - ChineseGirlsYesPerforming Arts
  • School Vision

    Future-Ready Thinkers. Bicultural Leaders. Caring Citizens

  • School Mission

    To nurture bilingual NCzens who learn with zest, lead with confidence, and serve with empathy

  • School Philosophy, Culture and Ethos

    Nan Chiau High School endeavours to develop passionate learners who are strong in the command of both English and Mandarin, are curious in the acquisition of knowledge and push personal frontiers in learning. They are able to think deeply and rationally about decisions and innovate solutions for problems. The school also nurtures confident leaders with strong shared values and are discerning in judgements. They are courageous and unwavering in overcoming obstacles and difficulties. They are able to communicate effectively and serve the community and nation with empathy and fortitude.

    Our NCHS staff is competent, committed and nurturing. By establishing an active learning, positive and innovative school culture, the team strives to develop and empower all NCzens to accomplish their potential. Together with Singapore Hokkien Huay Kuan, our strong School Management Committee, as well as our dedicated alumni and supportive parents, Nan Chiau High School is the choice school to develop future leaders of strong moral and performance character.

What are the distinctive programmes?

  • Chinese Language Elective Programme (CLEP-Sec)

  • Electronics in Health Sciences and Health Care Technology

    Applied Learning Programme (ALP) / Health science and health care technology

  • Enhanced Art Programme (EAP)

  • Enhancing Expression, Creativity and Aesthetics Appreciation (ECAA) through the ARTS (Drama, Puppetry and Creative Lyrics Composition)

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

What are the subjects?

Additional Mathematics
Art (O Level)
Civics and Moral Education
Design and Technology
English Language
Food and Nutrition
Food and Consumer Education
Higher Chinese
Higher Music
Humanities (Social Studies and Geography)
Humanities (Social Studies and History)
Humanities (Social Studies and Literature in Chinese)
Humanities (Social Studies and Literature in English)
Literature in Chinese
Literature in English
Music 'O' Level
Physical Education
Science (Chemistry, Biology)
Science (Physics, Chemistry)
Malay (Special Programme)

What are the co-curricular activities (CCAs)?

Physical Sports



Table Tennis


Clubs and Societies

Chess Club - Chinese

Green Club

Infocom Club

LDDS - English (Debate)


Mind Games Club

Multimedia Club

Robotics Club

Visual and Performing Arts

Chinese Calligraphy Society


Dance - Chinese

Dance - Contemporary

Drama - Chinese

Drama - English

Orchestra - Chinese

Orchestra - String

Visual Arts Club

Wind Orchestra

Uniformed Groups

National Cadet Corps (NCC) (Land)

National Police Cadet Corps (NPCC)


Singapore Red Cross Society