from what I know, VIP is very reputable and competitive to get in. Many non-IP schools top students try to get into it. The impression is that the top students of the top non-IP schools will stand a chance, but there are exception of cos.
All the best to your kid!
Is PSLE score 232 good enough for VJC Integrated Programme?
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