Guides & References

Special Education

You can refer to the Ministry of Education website for details regarding Special Education.  

From 2019, all children born after 1st January 2012 are required to regularly attend a Government-funded Special Education (SPED) school, unless they are granted exemption from the Compulsory Education.

For enquiries or feedback, please email 

Special Education Branch at

Parent’s guide for children with special educational needs

Click here for resources available to help you support your child’s special educational needs.

Financial assistance for SPED students

The Ministry of Education, together with NCSS, provides financial assistance to needy Singapore Citizen students in MOE-funded Special Education (SPED) schools so that all Singaporeans, regardless of their financial background, can benefit from the best opportunities in education.  

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