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On-Boarding Process

As part of NDLP, the school has made arrangements for the purchase of personal learning device (PLD) for your child / ward.

The PLD bundle purchased through the school will include the following:

  • Apple iPad 8th Generation 10.2”, 32 GB (WIFI) 
  • 3 years warranty and insurance
  • Device Management Application (DMA)
  • Apple Pencil (1st Generation)
  • Screen Protector 
  • Book Cover with Pencil Holder

Together with the device, your child will be provided with the following 2 accounts:

    1. Student iCON, your child will receive an MOE-issued email address. This is a service provided by Google as part of the Google Suite. With the student iCON, your child will have access to the G Suite services including storage in Google Drive, access to Microsoft ProPlus as well as Zoom. 
    2. Apple ID, the school will issue your child with an Apple ID managed by the school. This will come with 200GB of iCloud storage

Use of Edusave

Singapore Citizen students can use Edusave for the purchase of the PLD.

To ensure the affordability of PLDs, MOE 

  • has provided an Edusave top-up  of $200 in 2020, and 
  • will provide another Edusave top-up of $200 in May 2021 (as part of the Household Support Package announced in Budget 2021)

to all eligible Singaporean students in primary and secondary schools. This is on top of the annual $290 credited into the Edusave account for Secondary School students.

All students will receive a personalised letter with details of Edusave / Giro deduction. 

Parents / Guardians could call 6260 0777 to find out your child’s Edusave balance.

Financial Assistance

Subsidies are available for students who require financial assistance to purchase a PLD. Students currently on financial assistance schemes will automatically receive subsidy for the PLD purchase.

Next Steps

Please refer to the timeline below for the upcoming dates to note.

Time Frame


26-27 April 2021

Parents will receive:

  • Letter of Consent will be sent via Parents Gateway
  • Individualised hardcopy letter (through child) to inform parents of the amount to be deducted from Edusave / GIRO
28-30 Apr 2021
  • For parents who intend to use their existing device the PLD, they would need to bring the device to school, for the school to ascertain its compatibility to the DMA and Apple Pencil
  • Parents are to note that the device would be reset to factory setting when the DMA is installed in Term 3.
By 3 May 2021
  • Submission of online forms via Parents Gateway
25 August 2021
  • For students with existing devices, to bring the device to school for ICT Dept to perform the factory reset.
30 August 2021
  • Collection and setup of PLD
  • Parents will receive the school’s guidelines on Acceptable Use of PLDs and suggested conversation questions for parents. These suggested questions aim to support parent-child conversations around healthy online learning habits and use of the PLD at home.
31 August – 1 September
  • Suppliers to paste screen protectors for students who have purchased the device through the school. 
  • PLDs will be collected during the day and returned to the students when completed.

Updated as of 20 August 2021

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