Singaporean Mandarin Database

This database contains a collection of Mandarin terms which have cultural, historical or sentimental value unique to Singapore. These terms may be used by Singaporeans in the past or at present. Some of the terms are read in print while others are used in our everyday conversations.

教育
jiào yù
autonomous school
自治学校
zì zhì xué xiào
Chinese school
华校
huá xiào
English school
英校
yīng xiào
Gifted Education Programme
高才班
gāo cái bān
Government-Aided School
政府辅助学校
zhèng fǔ fǔ zhù xué xiào
honours degree
荣誉学位
róng yù xué wèi
immersion (programme)
浸濡
jìn rú
Independent School
自主学校
zì zhǔ xué xiào
Institute of Technical Education (ITE)
工艺教育学院
gōng yì jiào yù xué yuàn
junior college
初级学院
chū jí xué yuàn
kindergarten
幼稚园
yòu zhì yuán
neighbourhood school
邻里学校
lín lǐ xué xiào
polytechnic
理工学院
lǐ gōng xué yuàn
school cluster
校群
xiào qún
single-session system
单班制
dān bān zhì
Special Assistance Plan (SAP) school
特选学校
tè xuǎn xué xiào
Special Education (SPED) school
特别学校
tè bié xué xiào
Student Care Centre
学生托管中心
xué sheng tuō guǎn zhōng xīn
uniformed groups
制服团体
zhì fú tuán tǐ
Values in Action (VIA)
德育在于行动
dé yù zài yú xíng dòng