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Frequently Asked Questions

1. What are the school’s operating hours?
All pupils are expected to be in school by 7.20am during term time.

The school dismissal timings are:

    • Monday & Tuesday: 1.40pm 
    • Wednesday, Thursday & Friday: 1.10pm 

Most of the co-curricular activities (CCAs) for Primary 3 to Primary 6 pupils are held on Friday afternoon.

Our General Office is open from 6.45am to 5.00pm from Monday to Friday.


2. Is there a snack break for pupils?
In addition to a 30-minute recess, the school has introduced a snack break for all pupils from 12.00pm to 12.10pm. This is with consideration of pupils who may not get to have lunch until they reach home after school dismissal.

Pupils are advised to bring light and healthy snacks such as cereals, oatmeal biscuits, apple slices and bananas which they can consume in class during the break.


3. Does the school offer Higher Mother Tongue?
The school offers Higher Mother Tongue from Primary 5 onwards. Our pupils who have demonstrated the interest and required competency in their Mother Tongue would be offered by the school to do Higher Mother Tongue.


4. Why are there construction activities taking place in the school?
As part of the Ministry of Education’s plan to support holistic education, the school will be upgraded with additional facilities such as redesigned classrooms, performing arts studio and outdoor jogging path. A new block is being constructed at the school field. These upgrading works will be carried out till Dec 2019.

Both the school and our contractors will implement the necessary measures to ensure the safety and security of our pupils, staff and visitors during this construction period. Our contractors will also try to minimise noise, dust and other disturbances to the neighbouring residential blocks.


5. Is there a student care centre in the school?
There is a school-based student care centre managed by Little Professors Learning Centre. The student care centre is open till 7.00pm from Monday to Friday. The Centre will move to newly renovated premises within the school in 2018. More information on the student care centre e.g. monthly rates can be found here: /school-information/school-services. Alternatively, you may wish to email their staff at: greendale@littleprofessors.com.sg, for further enquiries.