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Pre-Sports School Programmes

Badminton

The Yonex-Singapore Sports School Junior Excellence Programme (JEP) started in 2011, providing coaching to top junior players from 9 to 11 years old. The training programme is designed and delivered by Sports School coaches. Young talented badminton players under the JEP are groomed and nurtured before joining Sports School’s Badminton Academy in Secondary 1.

For more information, contact Desmond Tan 

Fencing

The Fencing Academy organises the Learn-To-Fence (LTF) Programme throughout the year for interested primary 3 to 6 Singaporeans. The LTF is designed and conducted by Sports School coaches. Participants with potential are identified and are invited to attend weekly training sessions. Talented fencers from the LTF may be invited to join the Sports School at Secondary 1. 

LTF Programme Details:
  • 2 sessions a week (Wed 7.00 to 9.00pm; Sat 10.30am to 12.30pm)
  • Approximately 20 lessons per quarter; $250/quarter
  • Subsidy available for students on MOE Financial Assistance Scheme (FAS)

The Fencing Academy also organises Fencing Clinic for primary 6 Singaporeans (including those without fencing experience) who are keen to enrol in the Fencing Academy, and possess a willingness to learn. The programme is designed and conducted by Sports School coaches. Fundamental fencing skills will be taught.

Fencing Clinic Details:
  • Participants should be committed to attend all 3 sessions: 
    • Wed, 1 June 2022, 3.00 to 5.00pm
    • Sat, 4 June 2022, 9.00 to 11.00am
    • Wed, 8 June 2022, 3.00 to 5.00pm
  • Free of charge; maximum of 40 participants
  • Registration closes on Sat, 14 May 2022
For more information, contact Loo Zhao Rong Luan

Football

The Football Academy and The Japanese Association, Singapore, jointly organises the annual Ambassador Cup. The tournament attracts Under 11 football players from local and Japanese schools and clubs in Singapore. The 8-a-side competition provides an opportunity for budding footballers to display their talent in a fun and enjoyable way. Talented players may be identified for further development and enrolment in Sports School at Secondary 1.

For more information, contact Gregory Tan

Netball

The Netball Academy organises the NET-TURE for primary 5 Singaporeans who are good movers, and possess a willingness to learn. The programme is designed and conducted by Sports School coaches. Boys and girls are welcome to join.

NET-TURE Programme Details:
  • Sessions are conducted between 13 June to 3 September 2022
  • 13 Sessions (1.5 hours per session) will be conducted
  • Free of charge
  • Registration closes on Mon, 30 May 2022

The Netball Academy also organises the Netball Clinic for primary 6 Singaporean girls who are keen to further enhance fundamental netball skills, and possess a willingness to learn. The programme is designed and conducted by Sports School coaches.

Netball Clinic Details:
  • Sessions are conducted between 18 May to 1 June 2022
  • Sessions are conducted on Wednesdays and Saturdays
  • 5 Sessions (1.5 hours per session) will be conducted, focusing on key aspects of Netball skills and game play
  • Free of charge
  • Registration closes on Sat, 14 May 2022
For more information, contact Lee Min Li

Shooting

The Shooting Academy delivers a comprehensive Learn To Shoot (LTT) Programme with the intention of introducing Primary 5 and 6 Singaporean to the sport, with the aim of inviting them to join the Academy in Secondary 1 for further development. Participants are introduced to simple and modified shooting techniques suitable for young children who are new to the sport through a systemised curriculum.

LTT Programme Details:
  • Upcoming intakes in May/ June and August/ September 2022
    • 1st Intake: 28, 31 May 2022 and 2, 4, 7, 9 June 2022
    • 2nd Intake: 11, 14, 16, 18 21 and 23 June 2022
    • 3rd Intake: 6, 13, 20, 27 August 2022 and 3, 10 September 2022
  • Each student may only enrol for 1 Air Rifle and 1 Air Pistol Programme 
  • $120 (special discount for school package)
  • Subsidy is available for students on MOE Financial Assistance Scheme (FAS)
For more information, contact Koh Aik Beng

Swimming

Singapore Sports School offers a Learn-To-Train (LTT) programme in partnership with ACE Swim Club. The LTT aims to develop Primary 4 and 5 pupils with talent in swimming and an interest in pursuing the sport at a competitive level. Talented swimmers from the LTT may be invited to join the Sports School at Secondary 1.

For more information, contact Chin Khen Theen

Table Tennis

Singapore Sports School is one of eight Zone Training Centres set up by Singapore Table Tennis Association (STTA) that aims to develop budding talents for STTA's Junior Development Squad. The training centre at Sports School offers a structured training programme to players between 5 and 11 years old with potential to excel in the sport.

For more information, contact Dave Lai