Lorna Whiston Preschool and English Enrichment Centres

Application Process

We are here to walk you through the process of enrolling step-by-step. Lorna Whiston Preschool offers rolling enrolment throughout the year as long as space is available. We aim to make the admissions process as pleasant and simple as possible! To enquire about availability or to visit our schools, please contact the Admissions Department at 6871 8844 or email us at admissions@lornawhiston.com.sg directly.

Prospective students need to submit all required forms and documents to our Admissions department in order to be considered for admissions. All applications are considered in chronological order of receipt. Each applicant in reviewed individually and independently. You may contact our Admissions deparment at admissions@lornawhiston.com.sg for further assistance. 

To apply, kindly submit the following documents below:
  • - Completed and signed Lorna Whiston’s Preschool Application form  
    - Completed and signed ECDA form
    - One-time non-refundable registration fee 

    - Initial deposit (The deposit is non-refundable in the event that the reserved seat is not taken up by the family)

    - Copy of child's birth certificate 
    - Copy of child's immunisation records
    - Parents’ identification cards 

       > For non-Singaporean parents, please provide a copy of both parents and child's passport, and your employment pass, dependent pass or long term visitor pass.

       > For permanent residents, please provide us with both parents and child’s re-entry permit.

    - Copy of both parents and child's individual photographs

    - Any other authorised adult's identification card and photograph (i.e Grandparents who may drop off and pick up the child)

    - Educational assessment or specialist reports (where applicable)


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LWPS Application Review

Once the required admissions documents have been received including the registration fees and initial deposit have been received, our Admissions department will begin to review and process the child's application file. More information or interviews may be requested on a case by case basis.  Families will then be notified of the admissions outcome by email.

LWPS Application Acceptance

    Upon successful enrolment, an official acceptance letter followed by a confirmation of placement will be emailed to the family. When a place is offered, the school fee will be due on 25th of the month, subjects to your child’s start date with the preschool. The Admission team will require the completion of pre-enrolment documents, along with any pending documents which were not provided during the time of application to be submitted prior to the child's commencement date. 

    The allocation of teachers and classes will be the responsibility and decision of the Preschools.

    LWPS Waitlist
      If a place is not available at the point of enrolment, you may submit the registration fees, together with the required forms and application documents in order to place your child onto the waitlist. As soon as a place becomes available, the first recipient on the waitlist will be notified by the Admissions Department at admissions@lornawhiston.com.sg 

      LWPS Withdrawal Policy

      In order to avoid any misunderstanding, distress and full liability on the subsequent monthly school fees, it is important and mandatory for families to submit their written notification of withdrawal to our preschool admin team at least 30 calendar days in advance. The withdrawal notice period is one full month and the last day of attendance must be the last calendar day of the month. No withdrawal is allowed in the month of November and December. All withdrawal ending on the last calendar day of November and December  must be submitted latest by 31st October. For any withdrawal notice received after 31st October, the child's last day of school will be on the last calendar day of January in the following new year.

      Please notify the Admissions department of any changes of address or contact details or if your circumstances change. 
        Lorna Whiston Preschool will register a child requiring a Student Pass with the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) after acceptance and parents will process the application from there.

        Please note that applicants requiring a Student Pass will be accepted onto our waitlist and no place will be reserved for the student until formal approval has been granted by the ICA. Student Pass holders can commence school after the Student ID has been issued. Student Pass holders must meet the minimum 90% monthly attendance requirements stipulated by the ICA.

          Lorna Whiston aims to welcome all family members into our community. As such, our first admissions priority is given to families with siblings. Acceptance into grade levels with very limited places will be reserved for children with a sibling or multiple siblings already enrolled at Lorna Whiston Preschool or with applications submitted. Siblings will also be given first priority should there be a waitlist in their grade level.