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  • A Global Family

    The world is full of opportunities. We give your child a place to grow so they can reach out and grab them.

  • Learning for Everyone

    Whatever your child needs, our curriculum inspires them to reach their full potential.

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  • Building The Whole Child

    Our students have the confidence to achieve, but also the character and values to become valued members of society.

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  • Teachers Who Care

    Our experienced teaching staff care about the education of their students, and are always prepared to go one step further.

    Our Teachers 2017

  • Join Our Community

    Our close-knit community of parents, teachers and students is our pride and joy. We hope you can be a part of it.


  • A World of Excitement

    Our packed calendar of events and activities will make each day special.

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  • Helping Children Grow

    Your child can go anywhere. We aim to give them the confidence to get there.

    DCIS Proms 2016

The Application Process

Our school admissions process is outlined below. Just follow the steps and our Admissions Office will be in contact with you to answer any questions you may have.

Complete an Application Form

If you have already decided that Dover Court International School is the best place for your child, then please complete and send a completed application form to admissions@dovercourt.edu.sg This can be downloaded on the link below.

Please refer to our Personal Information Collection Policy for information on DCIS personal data privacy protection.

In order to make the application process as quick as possible, it is also helpful to submit the following:

  • Completed Application Form with a recent passport-style photo of each student 
  • Copies of school reports for the previous 24 months (a certified English translation is required for reports not originally issued in English)
  • Any documentation relating to any past, current or future additional services provided to your child For example, an IEP/ISP; educational-psychological evaluation; speech and language reports; OT reports; etc
  • A copy of the passport ID page for the student and each parent (for non-Singapore citizens/permanent residents)
  • Copies of the front and back of the student and parent Employment and Dependent’s Passes
  • Re-entry permit of child (for Singapore permanent residents)
  • For Singapore citizens, a copy of the student’s birth certificate/citizenship/Singapore NRIC
  • A DCIS Student Questionnaire is requested of all students applying to Year 3 and above. There is an optional section for students applying to Nursery to Year 2. A handwriting sample from applicants to Upper Primary and Secondary Schools is also acceptable

Please be aware that as we are not currently EduTrust certified, we cannot accept students on a student pass or long term visit pass.

Requested Admissions Item

  • A letter is requested from the parent detailing any particular skills, talents, achievements or interests (e.g. musical, sports, arts, ICT, etc.) and any other information which may be helpful for your child’s transition into DCIS

Speak to us

If you are still considering your options, please do contact us to find out how we can help you and your child. 

Our Admissions Team will help you through the process of getting your child to their first day:

Aniksha Talsania (Admissions Manager)

Katy Austin (Admissions Officer)

Jaime Brown (Admissions Officer)

Mitali Khera (Admissions Officer)

Zoë Hancock (Director of Admissions and Marketing)

When you contact us, please be ready to supply as much information about your child as possible so we can provide the assistance you need.

Arrange a Visit

We have created a welcoming warm environment for all children at Dover Court International School, and we recommend that you experience this atmosphere for yourself. 

Contact us to book a guided school tour and our admissions team will be available to answer any questions you may have about our curriculum, activities or facilities.

What year will my child be in?

We find that children thrive in their correct class age groups. Our differentiated teaching accommodates students who need support and stretches the more able. Students must have reached the entry age below, before the 1st September of the year of admission:

Year Group

Age by 1st September




Lower Primary



Year 1


Year 2


Year 3


Upper Primary

Year 4


Year 5


Year 6


Year 7



Year 8


Year 9


Year 10


Year 11


Year 12


Sixth Form/IBDP

Year 13



Application Form