CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF SINGAPORE VIETNAM INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL IN NHA TRANG: A STORY OF GROWTH, COMMUNITY, AND A COMMITMENT TO PRESERVING EASTERN VALUES.

For over a decade, Singapore Vietnam International School (SVIS) in Nha Trang, a member of Singapore’s KinderWorld International Group, has established itself as a leading foreign-invested school. Since its founding in 2014, SVIS Nha Trang has consistently achieved academic excellence, fostering global citizens who contribute positively to the Nha Trang community.

From Humble Beginnings to Thriving Community

The journey began with a modest cohort of 6 classes and a dedicated team of educators and staff who shared a vision of creating a school that would empower young minds to thrive in an ever-changing world. A decade later, SVIS Nha Trang has blossomed into a thriving community of nearly 300 students. The campus has expanded to include state-of-the-art facilities, reflecting the school’s commitment to providing a world-class learning environment.

Singapore Vietnam International School (SVIS) Nha Trang in 2014.
Singapore Vietnam International School (SVIS) Nha Trang.

Academic Excellence: A Hallmark of SVIS

SVIS Nha Trang’s unwavering commitment to academic rigor has consistently yielded exceptional results. The school’s emphasis on inquiry-based learning, personalized instruction, and a global perspective has empowered students to excel in Vietnamese curricula and some subjects following international teaching standards. This commitment is exemplified by the school’s remarkable 100% pass rate in the national high school examination since 2020, a testament to the hard work and dedication of both students and faculty.

A Parent’s Perspective: Testimonials of Trust

The success of SVIS Nha Trang is perhaps best captured in the words of its parents:

After seven enriching years with SVIS, I’m genuinely impressed by my children’s development. The welcoming atmosphere and confident students were evident from our first visit. The teachers’ expertise and dedication shine through in their close communication and attentiveness.

SVIS’s balanced curriculum, blending Vietnamese national standards with the Cambridge English program, opens doors to a world of possibilities for my children. Their focus on extracurricular activities fosters well-rounded growth, nurturing confidence and initiative. It’s a joy to witness my children thrive in this supportive learning environment.” – Shared by Mr. Pham Ba Linh, a parent with two children studying at SVIS Nha Trang.

I’m incredibly impressed with my child’s remarkable growth after just one year at SVIS Nha Trang. They’ve not only excelled academically but also blossomed in various soft skills, foreign language proficiency, and social interactions.

The school’s modern facilities and emphasis on hygiene provide peace of mind. I truly value the teachers’ innovative teaching methods, which have empowered my child to reach their full potential. Beyond academics, SVIS offers a vibrant learning environment with exciting extracurricular activities.

SVIS is more than just a school; it’s a nurturing second home where my child thrives, learns, and feels genuinely happy.” – Mr. Vo Hoang Quan, a parent of a student studying at SVIS Nha Trang.

Beyond the Classroom: Nurturing Well-Rounded Individuals

SVIS Nha Trang recognizes that education extends far beyond textbooks and exams. The school’s dynamic extracurricular program offers a rich tapestry of opportunities for students to explore their passions, develop their talents, and cultivate leadership skills. From sports teams and arts clubs to community service projects and student-led initiatives, SVIS Nha Trang encourages students to embrace a holistic approach to education.

Students study the Vietnamese Programme according to the standards of the Ministry of Education and Training.
Students learn 10 English lessons with foreign teachers.

A Culture of Care and Collaboration

At the heart of SVIS Nha Trang’s success is a nurturing and supportive community. Teachers, parents, and staff work collaboratively to create a safe and inclusive environment where every student feels valued and empowered to reach their full potential. The school’s strong emphasis on parent involvement fosters a partnership that benefits the entire school community.

Navigating Challenges, Embracing Growth, And A Bright Future Ahead

Students are practicing programming during STEM class.
Photos of sports class at SVIS Nha Trang.

The journey of SVIS Nha Trang has not been without its challenges. Rapid growth required careful planning and investment in resources, while the COVID-19 pandemic demanded a swift transition to online learning and innovative solutions to maintain student engagement. However, SVIS Nha Trang has consistently risen to the occasion, demonstrating resilience, adaptability, and a steadfast commitment to its mission.

Reflecting on the school’s journey, Ms. Pham Minh Hong, KinderWorld International Group’s Deputy Director of Operations, shared, “At KinderWorld, we believe in the power of education to transform lives and communities. Our motto, “Your future, Our Concern”, embodies our unwavering commitment to nurturing outstanding students who are prepared to make a positive impact on the world. SVIS Nha Trang’s success is a testament to this shared vision, and we are incredibly proud of the school’s achievements over the past decade.

As SVIS Nha Trang celebrates its 10th anniversary, the school looks to the future with optimism and ambition. With plans to improve academic programs, deepen its commitment to sustainability and community engagement, and continue to foster a learning environment that encourages creativity, critical thinking, and a lifelong love of learning, SVIS Nha Trang is poised to continue its remarkable journey of empowering young minds and shaping a brighter tomorrow.