Our Story

MERCU Learning Point is a private education centre that offers a comprehensive range of programmes and services for children aged 4 to 12 years old. Its network comprises four school-based student care centres, a kindergarten care centre and an enrichment wing.

Whee!Canopus Student Care facilitates the development of Primary 1 to Primary 6 students through an array of values-based programmes that incorporates the school’s values.

Kindergarten Care (KCare), begins its establishment since 2 January 2019, offering Kindergarten 1 and Kindergarten 2 children, a safe and conducive environment to play, explore and discover.

Stellar Champs Enrichment is a platform for children to cultivate their innate talents towards their individual best, by providing a fun and creative environment, appropriate integrated learning tools and collaboration with the community and parents.

MERCU prides in establishing a collaborative environment with parents and schools as important catalysts in the children’s development. With the tagline Starting Young, Aiming High, programmes are robustly designed to maximise the children’s capabilities and propel them to greater heights.

Our Vision

A first-class provider in child & youth education

Our Mission

Maximise stakeholders’ value

Be a reliable & trusted partner

Provide quality & innovative programmes

Be a socially responsible corporate citizen

Our Shared Values

Meaningful relations: We establish meaningful & long-term relationships with our customers.

Excellence: We ensure professional excellence in carrying out daily duties and responsibilities.

Resourceful: We explore effective and efficient methods to deliver services that benefit both our customers and business units to achieve financial growth and sustainability.

Customer Service: We maximise customer satisfaction by providing prompt services and continuously exceeding their expectations.

Unique: We offer a a varierty of innovative and specialised programmes that meet your individual needs.

Our Milestones


  • Incorporation of MERCU Learning Point Pte Ltd
  • Opening of MERCU Learning Centre @ Guthrie Building
  • Official opening of MERCU Childcare @ Woodlands


  • Opening of MERCU Learning Centre @ Bukit Panjang
  • Launch of customised tuition programmes at schools


  • Opening of MERCU Learning Centre @ Woodlands
  • Launch of Intensive Topical Workshops for PSLE and GCE ‘O’ Level Examinations
  • Opening of Career Development Unit


  • Opening of MERCU Student Care Centre @ Woodlands
  • Awarded Singapore Quality Class
  • Opening of Career Development Unit


  • Opening of MERCU Career Centre @ Pasir Ris and launch of FindJobs@AMP


  • Launch of full-time GCE ‘O’ Programme @ MERCU Private School
  • Launch of PSLE Guaranteed Results Programme
  • Opening of MERCU Career Centre @ Bukit Panjang


  • Launch of Secondary 1 Preparatory Programme & merQ Enrichment Series


  • Launch of November School Holiday Programmes (SHOP) – Artful Venture


  • Launch of full-time GCE ‘N’ Level Programme at MERCU Private School
  • Opening of MERCU Student Care Centre @ Sembawang


  • Rebranding of MERCU early childhood centres to Kidz Meadow
  • Opening of Kidz Meadow Childcare Centre @ Buangkok Crescent (Blk 979C)


  • Opening of MERCU Student Care Centres at Bedok West & Edgefied Primary Schools


  • Opening of MERCU Student Care Centres @ Cantonment & Fuhua Primary Schools


  • Opening of MERCU Student Care Centre @ Da Qiao Primary School and Kidz Meadow Childcare Centre @ Buangkok Crescent (Blk 986C)


  • Opening of MERCU Student Care Centres @ Riveside Primary School


  • Opening of MERCU Student Care Centres @ Lakeside, Tampines & Junyuan Primary Schools


  • Opening of Kidz Meadow Childcare Centre @ Jurong West & MERCU Student Care Centre @ Qifa Primary School
  • Kidz Meadow appointed as a Partner Operator (POP)
  • Launch of MERCU-SMU Excellence Scholarship


  • Kidz Meadow Childcare Centres @ Buangkok located at Blk 979C & 989C awarded Singapore Pre-school Accreditation Framework (SPARK)


  • Kidz Meadow Childcare Centres @ Jurong West, Woodlands and Yishun awarded Singapore Pre-school Accreditation Framework (SPARK)


  • Kidz Meadow Kindergarten awarded Singapore Pre-school Accreditation Framework (SPARK)
  • Opening of MERCU Student Care Centre @ Huamin Primary School


  • Kidz Meadow Early Childhood & Development Centres attained Healthy Pre-School Certificate for the Health Meals in Pre-Schools Programme (HMPP)
  • Kidz Meadow Kindergarten and Kidz Meadow Childcare @ Jurong West attained the Platinum for HMPP
  • Opening of Kindergarten Care @ Huamin Primary School and Northoaks Primary School
  • Rebranding of Student Care Centres to Whee!Canopus Student Care Centres


  • Formation of enrichment unit Stellar Champs under MERCU


  • Relocation of corporate office to 175A Bencoolen Street
  • Incorporation of separate entity for MERCU Early Childhood unit

Board of Directors

Mr Phiroze Abdul Rahman

Machined Components
Commodity Manager S.E.A
II-VI Incorporated

Ms Gil Sim Chengyan

Executive Director
Community Alive Project

Mr Jason Robert Highberger

Chief Executive Officer
Highberger Enterprises

Mr Zhuang Li Hao

President & Chief Executive Officer
FWD Life Insurance Corporation

Janice Sim

General Manager

As we step into the promising journey of 2024, Mercu Learning Point, your dedicated education partner, is ready for a transformative year ahead. Comprising a holistic spectrum, from kindergarten care to student care to enrichment wing, we are determined to support young individuals and shape their future.

Our key message for this year emphasises the values of unity and growth. We believe that when we work together in unity, we become stronger and more purposeful, creating an environment where collaboration can flourish. This sense of unity extends to everyone in our organization including teachers, staff, parents and schools. We are all working together towards a common goal in providing quality education.

Growth is not just a concept. It is a commitment we make to our students and partners. Mercu is dedicated to cultivating an environment where learning flourishes, curiosity is sparked, and potentials are realized. We understand the pivotal roles parents and schools play in this journey, and we value your trust in us as your educational ally.

As we move through the ever-changing terrain of education, let’s celebrate the milestones together. Here’s to a year of shared victories, innovative learning experiences, and continuous growth. Mercu Learning Point extends its warmest wishes for a rewarding and prosperous New Year to every member of our community.

Warmest regards,
Janice Sim
General Manager, Mercu Learning Point