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KIASU PARENTS PAY NEARLY $6,000 EVERY MONTH FOR TUITION

Her son is a straight A student in a top boys' school here yet this mother spends $5,800 a month on his tuition. Her son, who is in Secondary 3, attends classes for English and mathematics at a premier tuition centre in Thomson once a week - two hours per session. He also takes a 21/2 hour weekly Chinese class in a popular language school. And he gets one-on-one tuition - each for about two hours - for physics, chemistry and biology with a private tutor. All these classes are on top of the regular supplementary lessons that his school gives.

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