Headed for a bright fu­ture

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AT Furen In­ter­na­tional School ( FIS), its teach­ing meth­ods and philoso­phies are catered spe­cially to equip stu­dents with the nec­es­sary skills and knowl­edge to se­cure ad­mis­sions to renowned in­sti­tu­tions through pre­mium lessons and strict stu­dent man­age­ment.

Since its found­ing in 2000, FIS has grown by leaps and bounds.

Prid­ing it­self on the out­stand­ing work it has done in pre­par­ing stu­dents for ter­tiary stud­ies through its var­i­ous cour­ses for mile­stone pre- univer­sity ex­am­i­na­tions such as the Sin­ga­pore- Cam­bridge GCE and In­ter­na­tional Cam­bridge A- and O- Lev­els ex­am­i­na­tions, FIS has a strong fo­cus on aca­demics and train­ing its stu­dents on rel­e­vant skills nec­es­sary for univer­sity ap­pli­ca­tion.

It has pre­pared over 3,000 stu­dents for fur­ther stud­ies to date and has a proud record with more than 100 stu­dents re­ceiv­ing let­ters of of­fer be­tween 2013 and 2015 from uni­ver­si­ties ranked in the top 100 of the QS World Univer­sity Rank­ings 2015- 2016.

To­day, FIS is an es­tab­lished school known for of­fer­ing qual­ity ed­u­ca­tion and help­ing its stu­dents se­cure of­fers from renowned uni­ver­si­ties world­wide such as Ox­ford Univer­sity, King’s Col­lege Lon­don, McGill Univer­sity, Aus­tralian Na­tional Univer­sity and The Na­tional Univer­sity of Sin­ga­pore.

Sit­u­ated atop Ad­mi­ral Hill and cover­ing 5.6 hectares of land, the fresh air, beau­ti­ful scenery, gar­dens and avail­able ameni­ties cre­ate an ideal study and liv­ing en­vi­ron­ment.

Its large area al­lows for or­gan­is­ing var­i­ous stu­dent ac­tiv­i­ties and ex­ter­nal ac­tiv­i­ties are also fre­quently held, of­ten part­ner­ing with ex­ter­nal par­ties such as the Sin­ga­pore Youth Am­bas­sadors.

Th­ese of­fer a broad spec­trum of de­vel­op­ment op­por­tu­ni­ties for its stu­dents such as team build­ing, lead­er­ship and lin­guis­tics.

Its qual­ity and com­mit­ment to ed­u­ca­tional ex­cel­lence are re­flected in the nu­mer­ous awards re­ceived over the years, in­clud­ing the Promis­ing SME 500 Award in 2013 and 2014, In­dus­try Star Ed­u­ca­tion Award in 2014 and the Sin­ga­pore Brands Awards in 2015 and 2016.

Fur­ther­more, FIS has work­ing re­la­tions with over 30 over­seas uni­ver­si­ties, some of them rank­ing in the top 100 of the QS World Univer­sity Rank­ings 2015- 2016, fre­quently work­ing to­gether to or­gan­ise ed­u­ca­tional fairs, sem­i­nars and even work­shops for its stu­dents.

Th­ese uni­ver­si­ties even pro­vide con­di­tional and full of­fers to FIS stu­dents based on the re­sults of their fi­nal in­ter­nal ex­am­i­na­tion re­sults at FIS.

Draw­ing on the suc­cess of its ex­ist­ing cour­ses for A- and O- Lev­els, FIS will be ex­pand­ing its reach to in­clude cour­ses for In­ter­na­tional Cam­bridge Lower Sec­ondary start­ing next Jan­uary and will in­clude more stu­dent ac­tiv­i­ties such as the 108th Boys Brigade and 89th Girls Brigade com­pany, among oth­ers.

FIS is a one- stop lo­ca­tion for stu­dents seek­ing a top- notch aca­demic- fo­cused pri­vate school for en­tire sec­ondary and high school ed­u­ca­tion that also pro­vides them the nec­es­sary sup­port to help them rise above the or­di­nary and en­rol into ter­tiary in­sti­tutes.

For de­tails on Furen In­ter­na­tional School, call 65- 6100 0019, e- mail mar­ket­ing@ fis. edu. sg or log on to www. fis. edu. sg.

FIS is an es­tab­lished school known for pro­vid­ing qual­ity ed­u­ca­tion and help­ing its stu­dents se­cure of­fers from renowned uni­ver­si­ties world­wide.

Home­sick­ness is a stress re­ac­tion that comes from be­ing in an un­fa­mil­iar place.

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