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Registration phases and key dates

Primary 1 (P1) registration is conducted in several phases. Check for your child's eligible P1 registration phases and their key dates.

Registration phases

P1 registration is conducted over several phases. These registration phases apply to children who are Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents.

If you are an international student, you will need to register for P1 under the Phase 3 process. Find out how.

Overview of phases

Your child may register under a phase as long as you fulfil at least one of the requirements for that phase.

  • 1
  • 2A(1)
  • 2A(2)
  • 2B
  • 2C
  • 2C Supplementary

Phase 2B

  • You are a parent volunteer at the school, starting before 1 July 2018 and completing at least 40 hours of service by 30 June 2019.
  • You are a member endorsed by the church or clan directly connected to the school.
  • You are endorsed as an active community leader.

Note: We will reserve 20 places in all schools for Phase 2B to ensure continued open access to all primary schools.


Registration at school

Monday, 22 July 2019 to Tuesday, 23 July 2019 (from 8am to 11am and from 2.30pm to 4.30pm)


Friday, 26 July 2019


P1 registration is not first-come, first-served. There is no special priority given to early registrants, whether through online or school registration.

Check your child's registration phase

Answer a few questions to help you find out which phases your child qualifies for.