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Tuition Fees

Tuition Fees for Academic Year 2023/2024

GradeSemester 1
(including 8% GST)
Semester 2
(including 9% GST)
Pre-KSGD 11,710.00SGD 11,818.42
KG1SGD 11,972.50SGD 12,083.36
KG2SGD 13,450.00SGD 13,574.53

* The fees stated are in Singapore Dollars and include the Goods and Services Tax (GST). Please be advised that effective 1st January 2024, the GST rate will increase from 8% to 9%, and there will be corresponding adjustments to the tuition fees. Click here to view the GST-inclusive fees for Semesters 1 and 2, both before and after the GST change.

Tuition Fees for Academic Year 2023/2024

GradeSemester 1
(including 8% GST)
Semester 2
(including 9% GST)
Grade 1SGD 13,450.00SGD 13,574.53
Grade 2SGD 13,450.00SGD 13,574.53
Grade 3SGD 13,950.00SGD 14,079.17
Grade 4SGD 13,950.00SGD 14,079.17
Grade 5SGD 13,950.00SGD 14,079.17

* The fees stated are in Singapore Dollars and include the Goods and Services Tax (GST). Please be advised that effective 1st January 2024, the GST rate will increase from 8% to 9%, and there will be corresponding adjustments to the tuition fees. Click here to view the GST-inclusive fees for Semesters 1 and 2, both before and after the GST change.

Tuition Fees for Academic Year 2023/2024

GradeSemester 1
(including 8% GST)
Semester 2
(including 9% GST)
Grade 6SGD 14,950.00SGD 15,088.42
Grade 7SGD 14,950.00SGD 15,088.42
Grade 8SGD 15,450.00SGD 15,593.06

* The fees stated are in Singapore Dollars and include the Goods and Services Tax (GST). Please be advised that effective 1st January 2024, the GST rate will increase from 8% to 9%, and there will be corresponding adjustments to the tuition fees. Click here to view the GST-inclusive fees for Semesters 1 and 2, both before and after the GST change.

MISCELLANEOUS FEES

GradeSemester 1
(including 8% GST)
Semester 2
(including 9% GST)
EAL Fee
(Grade 1-8)
SGD 2,754.00SGD 2,779.50
Learning Support Fee SGD 1,890.00SGD 1,907.50
Technology Fee
(Grade 5-8)
SGD 262.50SGD 264.93

* The fees stated are in Singapore Dollars and include the Goods and Services Tax (GST). Please be advised that effective 1st January 2024, the GST rate will increase from 8% to 9%, and there will be corresponding adjustments to the tuition fees. Click here to view the GST-inclusive fees for Semesters 1 and 2, both before and after the GST change.

PRORATION OF TUITION FEES

Joining MonthSemester 1
(Billed Tuition Fees)
Joining MonthSemester 2
(Billed Tuition Fees)
August100% of Semester 1 Tuition FeesJanuary100% of Semester 2 Tuition Fees
September4/5 of Semester 1 Tuition FeesFebruary5/6 of Semester 2 Tuition Fees
October3/5 of Semester 1 Tuition FeesMarch4/6 of Semester 2 Tuition Fees
November2/5 of Semester 1 Tuition FeesApril3/6 of Semester 2 Tuition Fees
December1/5 of Semester 1 Tuition FeesMay 2/6 of Semester 2 Tuition Fees
June1/6 of Semester 2 Tuition Fees

For new families, tuition fees are pro-rated by month if the students begin their course after the academic semester has commenced. Note that the students will be billed for the month that they start the school irrespective of the start date within the month.

UPFRONT, NON-REFUNDABLE FEES

Excluding GSTIncluding 8% GSTIncluding 9% GST
Application FeesSGD 822.00SGD 888.00SGD 896.00
Enrolment FeesSGD 2,296.00SGD 2,480.00SGD 2,503.00

* Application Fee is required to start the admissions process. This fee covers the administrative cost of the necessary assessments conducted by our academic leadership team, teachers, and support staff prior to your child being offered a place in school.
** After performing an individual assessment of your child and once a formal offer has been made to you, Enrolment Fee is required to complete your registration.
**** The fees stated are in Singapore Dollars and include the Goods and Services Tax (GST). Please be advised that effective 1st January 2024, the GST rate will increase from 8% to 9%, and there will be corresponding adjustments to the tuition fees. 

PAYMENT DUE DATES

InstalmentsSemester 1Semester 2
Billing Date15-Apr-2315-Dec-23
Payment Due Date30-Apr-2330-Dec-23

InstalmentsQuarter-1Quarter-2Quarter-3Quarter-4
Billing Date15-Apr-2315-Jun-2315-Oct-2315-Dec-23
Payment Due Date30-Apr-2330-Jun-2330-Oct-2330-Dec-23

All tuition fees must be paid before the commencement of each semester by the payment deadline indicated below (or the date outlined on your invoice).

All charges are expressed in Singapore dollars. Payment may be made by:

  • PayNow: UEN 202032207C

*Applicable only to Singapore Citizens

For SG dollar remittances:

  • Bank account name: XCL American Academy Pte Ltd
  • Account Number: 601654593001
  • Bank: OCBC Bank
  • Bank code: 7339
  • Branch code: 601
  • Swift code/IBAN: OCBCSGSG (required for TT)
  • Bank charges: The remitter shall bear all bank charges from the Telegraphic Transfer.

For US dollar remittances:

  • Bank account name: XCL American Academy Pte Ltd
  • Account Number: 601654593001
  • Bank: OCBC Bank
  • Bank code: 7339
  • Branch code: 601
  • Swift code/IBAN: OCBCSGSG
  • Intermediate bank Swift code/IBAN: CHASUS33
  • Bank charges: The remitter shall bear all bank charges from the Telegraphic Transfer.


Important Notes:


* All fees are quoted in Singapore Dollars and are inclusive of Goods and Services Tax (GST).
**Please be advised that effective 1st January 2024, the GST rate will increase from 8% to 9%, and there will be corresponding adjustments to the fees.
*** The fees stated are in Singapore Dollars and include the Goods and Services Tax (GST). Please be advised that effective 1st January 2024, the GST rate will increase from 8% to 9%, and there will be corresponding adjustments to the tuition fees. Click here to view the GST-inclusive fees for Semesters 1 and 2, both before and after the GST change.
**** For new families, Tuition Fees will be prorated by month if the students begin their course after the academic semester has commenced. Note that the students will be billed for the month they start school, irrespective of the start date

School Fees FAQs

By focusing on what really matters to both students and parents, we provide a high quality, exceptional value, values-driven learning experience which is highly accessible and affordable to all.

Included within the tuition fees:

  • Goods and Services Taxes (GST).
  • Academic Progress Testing.
  • Essential academic resources, textbooks, learning materials and resources.
  • For all school-related activities and excursions, with the exception of any overnight trips, the school will provide bus transportation for our students.

NOT Included within the tuition fees:

  • School uniforms (estimated to be ~$100-$160 (excluding GST) for a full set, including standard uniform and PE attire).
  • Overnight/overseas learning trips/excursions (~$500 to $3,150 excluding GST per year), depending on the activity/activities.
  • Extra-Curricular Activities (ECAs) ($100 excluding GST per quarter for activities conducted by school staff; $200-$500 excluding GST per quarter for activities provided through external vendors). ECAs are not compulsory but highly encouraged. Please note there are 4 quarters in a school year.
  • Island-wide door-to-door school bus/transportation services (subject to distance, paid directly to external bus vendor).
  • Lunch/snacks (~$28- $50/week, depending on the number of meals ordered). Students are welcome to bring a packed lunch/snack to school.
  • A Technology Fee has been introduced for students in Grades 5-8 and covers technology support and the installation of school-provided learning applications and software on students’ devices. In cases where students do not have their own devices, the school will provide them with one. Please refer to the Miscellaneous Fees table for more information about the Technology Fee.
  • For Learning Support fees, please refer to above Tuition Fees Schedule under “Miscellaneous”.
  • English as Additional Language (EAL) program is offered to students from Grade 1. For EAL fees, please refer to the above Tuition Fees Schedule under “Miscellaneous”.
  • Stationery (costs vary, depending on the grade and subject). The school provides essential stationery resources used within the classroom setting; however, personal items that students take home with them every day (such as calculators, exercise books, markers, pens/pencils, etc.) should be acquired from outside vendors.
  • External Examinations Fee (if required, these fees are based on the actual costs charged to the school).

We believe that published fees should represent the best value possible for your investment in a high-quality school.

At this point of time, we do not offer any sibling discounts, concessions or scholarships. This policy will be reviewed annually.

Students transitioning into Grade 9 at XCL World Academy are eligible to apply for a scholarship at XCL World Academy. Students who are academically gifted and/or have particular talents in the arts or sports are encouraged to apply*.

*You are advised to carefully review the scholarship application terms and conditions and familiarize yourself with the application prerequisites and deadlines.

Thank you for your interest in learning more about XCL American Academy.

XCL American Academy is a unique American International School in Singapore which offers a high-quality, rigorous and American education for children aged 3-14 (Pre-K to Grade 8).

Interested to find out more? Simply fill in the form to connect with our Admissions Team.

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