If you would like to instil Islamic knowledge in your child at an early age and also want your child to socialise with children from diverse races and backgrounds, the following Muslim programmes and childcare centres in Singapore will be able to cater to your needs.
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Below is a list of childcare centres and kindergartens in Singapore that integrate the basic Islamic values and practices in the academic curriculum. This includes practising the everyday recitation of du’a in children’s daily routines such as the meal times, toileting, nap times and more.
Besides the typical academic and developmental components, some of these centres also cover additional syllabus such as the Arabic alphabet. These programmes are also conducted in English and some of these centres also offer Mother Tongue languages such as Malay and Mandarin.
At ASPIREINSTITUTE.COM PTE LTD we provide daily After School Tahfiz enrichment program for primary school students from P1-P6. We nurture our students with Islamic values and characters every day.
Prayers, Quran reading/memorization lessons and Integrated Islamic knowledge are conducted daily. We also remind our students to do their homework before our program starts. Shower and halal food for lunch and tea breaks are also provided.
We run our program from Mondays to Fridays, 1:30pm-6:30pm at 6 locations Tampines, Woodlands, Marsiling, Sengkang South, Jurong East and Yishun (new campus in 2022). To find out more please call/sms/whatsapp 8784 8470 or visit our website today!
Our campuses are ready to welcome your child at 1.30pm. From 1.30pm-3pm your child can shower, have his/her lunch, and do their homework. Our enrichment program starts at 3pm. 6-6.30pm is home sweet home. We do provide 3-DAY FREE TRIAL for your child however there are only a few limited slots available each month for each campus. Please give us a call or whatsapp us at 8784 8470 to check the availability of 3-day free trial for the month. Confirmation of slots is strictly on a first come first serve basis.
2. Kidya Childcare
Kidya Childcare was formed with passion and love for early childhood education. Knowing your little ones spends a lot of time in school, we make sure that our curriculums and activities are properly and meticulously planned to bring out the best in them. We understand every child is different therefore we adhere to lower teacher-student ratio to give the full focus and attention to your little ones.
Kidya Childcare provides your little ones the ability to learn and play in a safe and enriching manner with our 2 storey centre and our own outdoor playground.
Kidya Childcare offers full day programs for 18 months to 6 years old and 3 languages (English, Malay and Arabic) by our qualified and passionate educators. We also collaborate with an external vendor for our weekly “Kidyaletes Programme”, where your child will be able to learn and engage in different sports weekly.
For those opting to go for the Madrasah Entrance Tests, we offer more elaborate guidance and coaching by our team of Asatizahs.
3. Ilham Child Care
At Ilham Child Care, we believe that all children should receive equal learning opportunities, regardless of their families financial backgrounds or mental capabilities. We are an inclusive child care that accepts children with different mental and physical abilities, providing extra accommodations to children with special needs to help them reach their best potentials.
We are proud to be the only child care that provides 8 free enrichments and 4 different language lessons for students to ensure that all children receive quality education and equal learning opportunities.
We provide high-quality early childhood education that responds to the individual needs and interests of each child, providing learning opportunities consistent with those interests. Our holistic curriculum approach revolves around themes that help in promoting a child’s cognitive, language, motor, and social-emotional skills.
Ilham Child Care East (Focus One)
1 Ubi View, #01-20 Focus One, Singapore 408555.
Tel: +65 6749 6323 / 9645 0723
Ilham Child Care West (Tradehub 21)
18 Boon Lay Way, #01-121/135 TradeHub 21, Singapore 609966.
Tel: +65 6515 9723 / 9770 9823
4. PPIS Child Development Centre
• PPIS Child Development Centre Pasir Ris 1
Blk 557 Pasir Ris Street 51 #01-201 Singapore 510557
Tel: 6581 5754
• PPIS Child Development Centre Pasir Ris 2
Blk 187 Pasir Ris St 11 #01-88 Singapore 510187
Tel: 6582 0697
• PPIS Child Development Centre Bedok Reservoir
Blk 709 Bedok Reservoir Road #01-3854 Singapore 470709
Tel: 6243 3468
• PPIS Child Development Centre Bukit Batok
21 Bukit Batok East Ave 6 Singapore 659759
Tel: 6467 8958
• PPIS Child Development Centre Jurong 1
Blk 826 Jurong West St. 81 #01-430 Singapore 640826
Tel: 6792 6047
• PPIS Child Development Centre Jurong 2
Blk 949 Jurong West Street 91 #01-709 Singapore 640949
Tel: 6817 6270
• PPIS Child Development Centre Sembawang
Blk 316 Sembawang Vista #01-191 Singapore 750316
5. Brainy Bunch International Montessori
• Brainy Bunch Hougang (Kindergarten)
Blk 247 Hougang Ave 3 #01-452 Singapore 530247
Tel: 6283 4490
• Brainy Bunch Pasir Ris (Kindergarten)
Blk 273 Pasir Ris St 21 #01-498 Singapore 510273
Tel: 6385 6744
• Brainy Bunch Sembawang (Childcare)
17 Jalan Cherpen Sembawang Spring Estate Singapore 769923
Tel: 6434 4961
• Brainy Bunch Woodlands (Childcare)
21 Woodlands Close Primz Bizhub #01-10/11 Singapore 737854
Tel: 6265 7344
6. Cavenur Kindergarten
• Cavenur Kindergarten Tampines
Blk 741 Tampines Street 72 #01-74 Singapore 520741
7. IMAN Kindergarten and Childcare Group
• Choa Chu Kang (Kindergarten)
Blk 530 Choa Chu Kang St. 51 #01-323 Singapore 680530
Tel: 6468 9402
• Tenagaville (Kindergarten)
Blk 651 Jalan Tenaga #01-04 Singapore 410651
Tel: 6342 1332
Blk 934 Yishun Central 1 #01-579 Singapore 760934
Tel: 6756 0041
• Bukit Batok (Childcare)
Blk 277 Bukit Batok East Ave 3 #02-373 Singapore 650277
Tel: 6561 5466
• Jurong (Childcare)
Blk 399 Yung Sheng Road #01-19 Singapore 610399
Tel: 6264 4163
• Pasir Ris (Childcare)
Blk 148 Pasir Ris St. 13 #01-34 Singapore 510148
Tel: 6584 1742
• Simei (Childcare)
Blk 154 Simei Street 1 #01-75 Singapore 520154
Tel: 6784 5082
• Tampines (Childcare)
Blk 136 Tampines St. 11 #01-156 Singapore 521136
Tel: 6788 4911
• Woodgrove (Childcare)
No. 5 Woodgrove Avenue Singapore 738405
Tel: 6369 4436
8. Iyad Child Development Centre
• Iyad Jurong East
Blk 241 Jurong East St 24 #01-659 Singapore 600241
• Iyad Choa Chu Kang
Blk 418 Choa Chu Kang Ave 4 #01-290 Singapore 680418
• Iyad Hougang
Blk 565 Hougang St 51 #01-480 Singapore 530565
Blk 566 Hougang St 51 #01-468 Singapore 530566
9. Jamiyah Childcare Centre
• Jamiyah Ang Mo Kio
Blk 124 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 6, #01-4055, Singapore 560124
10. KidsKingdom Childcare Centre
• KidsKingdom Hougang
Blk 154 Hougang Street 11, #01-196, Singapore 530154
Tel: 6587 4771
• KidsKingdom Bedok
Blk 742 Bedok Reservoir Road, #01-3131, Singapore 470742
Tel: 6247 5036
12. Little Dolphins Playskool
• Little Dolphins Playskool Choa Chu Kang
Blk 276 Choa Chu Kang Avenue 2, #01-309 Singapore 680276
Tel: 6765 6347
• Little Dolphins Playskool Clementi
Blk 714 Clementi West Street 2 #01-139 Singapore 120714
Tel: 6775 1455
13. Muhammadiyah Kindergarten
• Muhammadiyah Kindergarten Kembangan
No 66 Jln Lapang, Singapore 419006
Tel: 6442 4758
14. Yasmin Early Learning Centre
• Yasmin @ Frankel
Blk 38 Chai Chee Avenue #01-203 Singapore 461203
Tel: 6449 6279
15. Zulfa Kindergarten
• Zulfa Kindergarten @ CCK
Blk 445 Choa Chu Kang Ave 4, #01-307 Singapore 680445
• Zulfa Kindergarten @ Jurong West
Blk 717 Jurong West St. 71 #B1-107 Singapore 640717
• Zulfa Kindergarten @ Sembawang
Blk 511 Canberra Road, Sembawang Mart, #02-02A Singapore 750511
• Zulfa Kindergarten @ Pasir Ris
Blk 626 Pasir Ris Drive 3 #01-302 Singapore 510626
Islamic Studies programs for Muslim children
Next is a list of centres that offer enrichment programs that focus on Islamic Studies and Arabic Language.
Mahad Al-Nasry Singapore (Tampines Branch)
Blk 476, Tampines St 44, #01-179, Singapore 520476
Tel: 6787-4724/ Fax: 6787-2736
Mahad Al Nasry Singapore (Punggol Branch)
Blk 415 Punggol Road, Singapore 546646
Tel: 6489-6764/ Fax: 6489-6761
Mahad Al Nasry Singapore (Sengkang South Branch)
Blk 552 Hougang St 51 #B1-296 Singapore 530552
Tel: 6343-4305/ Fax: 6343-4311
Mahad Al Nasry Singapore (Jurong West Branch)
Blk 743 Jurong West St 73 #B1-03 Singapore 640743
Tel: 6489-6764/ Fax: 6489-6761
Hanis focuses on a smaller teacher-child ratio and personalised teaching system. The curriculum covers both academic and Islamic syllabus, plus monthly thematic excursions for the children.
On top of that, using the Montessori teaching techniques, parents can choose either English or Arabic.
Hanis offers both Kindergarten and Enrichment Programs.
HANIS @ Kovan
777 Upper Serangoon Road #01-01 Singapore 534645
HANIS @ Enterprise One
No. 1 Kaki Bukit Road 1, Enterprise One, #01-10, Singapore 415934
HANIS @ Tampines
Blk 374, Tampines Street 34 #01-42, Singapore 520374
HANIS @ Pasir Ris
Blk 775, Pasir Ris Street 71 #01-402, Singapore 510775
HANIS @ Choa Chu Kang
Blk 707, Choa Chu Kang Street 53 #01-118, Singapore 680707
HANIS @ Woodlands
Blk 424, Woodlands Street 41 #01-340, Singapore 730424
Tel: 6365 5505
Tuffaha Readers’ Niche (tuffaha.sg)
The name of this program itself – ‘Tuffaha’ means ‘apple’ in Arabic. Tuffaha Readers’ Niche has strong language and phonics lessons, both in English and Arabic.
On top of that, Tuffaha also has their own Arabic Alphabets (Tilawatti) books and the teachers are trained to be able to teach the right sounding (Makhraj and Tajweed) of the Arabic Alphabets.
150 Changi Road Guthrie Building #02-04 Singapore 419973
Tel: 6247 9004
Kids A.L.I.V.E Programme (www.alive.sg) (by MUIS, Islamic Religious Council of Singapore)
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Kids A.L.I.V.E is designed especially for children to learn everyday-Islamic-values through various fun-filled and hands-on activities. This programme is initiated by the Majilis Ugama Islam Singapura (MUIS) and fully conducted in English, children from various ethnicity, race and background are encouraged to join.
Kids A.L.I.V.E offers an academic program (Weekends) and holiday program (June/December).
MUIS also provides parents for a follow-up continuation program: Tweens, Teens and Youth A.L.I.V.E.
Contact your nearby mosque for more details about Kids A.L.I.V.E.
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