Playgroup programmes for children 18 months and up

Our programmes for children of playgroup age in Singapore are designed to lay solid foundations for their holistic development.
With both half-day and full-day programmes available at 43 centres island-wide, we cater to different families’ needs for children aged 18 months to 3 years old.

In Star Learners’ playgroup programmes, we harness the power of stories with award-winning literature and children’s books to immerse every child in rich learning experiences. We also focus on helping children build important foundational knowledge and skills with our proprietary Starbeam™ framework.

We keep to the teacher-child ratio guidelines set by the Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA) to ensure more opportunities for meaningful teacher-child interaction.

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Playgroup curriculum highlights

Find a playgroup programme near you today

With 43 locations in Singapore, all of our centres offer playgroup programmes for children aged 18 months to 3 years old.

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What families say about Star Learners

All four of my children have enjoyed and are still enjoying their time at Star Learners. I see them grow and develop into creative and confident individuals every day and it assures me that I have made the right preschool choice.

Larry LimParent of Star Learners, Simei

Teacher Loo, Teacher Sherien and Teacher Florence also give feedback on our daughter’s behaviour whenever we pick her up from school. As a parent, I appreciate these comments because these only show how concerned they are of her well-being and development.
We are very grateful for the teachers' dedication in shaping the future for our daughter and all the other children. Thank you so much for being caring and encouraging.

GwendilynParent of Star Learners, Bedok

My son joined Star Learners in 2020 and had difficulties in understanding English. Under the guidance of his teachers, he was able to communicate in English in just a few months. As a new mother in Singapore, I am very happy and appreciative of the support and effort by the team at Yio Chu Kang.

Sylvia WangParent of Star Learners, Yio Chu Kang

Star Learners @ Bukit Batok has journeyed alongside us over the past 7+ years - allowing us to entrust our 3 children to the care of the school throughout their pre-school years.

Andrew & AmyParent of Star Learners, Bukit Batok

Since my daughter's first day at Star Learners, she has become more confident in speaking up, shown more enthusiasm for physical activities and is happy to go to school every day.

Diana FauziahParent of Star Learners, Choa Chu Kang Central
Our children develop in conducive learning environments
On a typical day in Star Learners, your child will be exposed to both educational activities and social interactions. Even as they learn, we encourage collaboration, interactions and discussions among peers.
Through the day, your child can look forward fun, activity-based lessons in immersive and themed learning areas!
01  Aesthetics and Creative Expression
02   Social and Emotional Development
03  Language and Literacy
04   Numeracy
05   Motor Skills Development
06   Discovery of the World


Mon – Fri


Health Check/ Interaction Time/ Free Play

Breakfast/ Story Time/ Song & Rhymes

Outdoor Exploration

Curriculum Hours
English/ Chinese Core Curriculum/
Gross Motor Activities/ Learning Corners

Lunch & Routine Care


Nap Time

Tea Break

Curriculum Hours
English/ Chinese Core Curriculum/
Gross Motor Activities/ Music & Movement

Construction/ Manipulative/ Dough

Home Sweet Home

Food & Nutrition

Created by a team of specialised chefs, our menus are approved by the Health Promotion Board to ensure your child consumes the daily nutrition he/she needs. Find out what’s in a meal at Star Learners.

School Fees

Star Learners is an appointed Partner Operator.

Under the Partner Operator scheme (POP) by the Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA), school fees are capped to ensure child care and infant care services are kept affordable for Singaporean children.

Child Care
Full Day720
Half Day540

All fees listed are in Singapore dollars and subjected to
prevailing GST rates.

Awarded the Best Preschool for Literature-based Curriculum by Best in Singapore.

Awarded the Best in Literature-based Curriculum by Parents World, Singapore’s #1 Parenting & Lifestyle magazine.

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Awarded the Top Preschool in Singapore by Singapore’s parenting portal, Babyment.

Awarded the Popular Choice Award 2022/23 by local search platform, Serious About Preschool.

Awarded the Parents’ Choice Preschool/Childcare (Private) 2024 by the parent community at theAsianparent.

Featured on Sassy Mama’s Preschool Guide 2023.

Child Care Centres

With 43 centres island-wide, you’ll find one near you.