Nex Shopping Mall
Nex Shopping Mall is only 1 MRT stop from Park Colonial and is fully integrated with Serangoon MRT Station Interchange and Serangoon Bus Interchange. It is an iconic landmark as being the biggest shopping mall in the North East area. With anchor tenants such as NTUC Fairprice Xtra, Courts and Popular Bookstore, a cinema, 2 Food Courts and the Serangoon Public Library located on the rooftop, offers a complete family shopping experience to the visitors.
The Venue Shoppes
The Venue Shoppes is located at the junction of Macpherson Road and Upper Serangoon Road. It is right next to Potong Pasir MRT Station that is just 1 MRT Stop away from Park Colonial. Developed by City Developments Limited, The Venue Shoppes sets to reinvigorate the surrounding estate, and to provide seamless shopping and dining experience. The Venue Shoppes offers a mix of 28 retail with 5 shops and 23 restaurants/F&B, with size ranging from a cosy 28 sqm to 121 sqm.
With the shops’ full street frontage, the design of the shops offers a pleasant experience with its full floor to heights windows that allows natural lighting into the place.
The Venue Shoppes is conveniently located near the key expressways, The Central Expressway (CTE) as well as Pan Island Expressway (PIE). It provides an awesome shopping experience for the residents in Potong Pasir, Woodleigh and Bidadari Housing Estate, and easily links shoppers from the Circle Line commuters.
The Poiz Centre
The Poiz Centre is a new mixed development developed by MCC Land, located near Potong Pasir MRT, which is only 1 MRT stop from Park Colonial. It offers shopping and dining experiences with 77 shops and 7 restaurants.
Serangoon Gardens is known for food among the locals. The food and beverage outlets are located in the estate’s central area, with Serangoon Garden Circus as its centre. There are wide selections of cafés, restaurants, coffee shops, fast food restaurants and a shopping mall, Our Village.
All the roads radiate from the circus, and the houses are located within walking distance. The estate has a tennis and squash centre at Burghley Drive and Serangoon Gardens Country Club.
Stamford American International School
Stamford American International School is a leading international school in Singapore for children age 18 months to 18 years. At Stamford American, children learn to achieve more than they believe they can, academically, socially and be ecologically literate. Students are given the opportunity to sought-after education pathway to help realize their academic ambitions, and provided with life skills to becoming an adaptive, thoughtful and principled young adults. Stamford American International School (SAIS) in Singapore offers the full International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme integrated with US Standards, combined with the College Board’s Advanced Placement (AP) courses.
Cedar Girls’ Secondary School
Cedar Girls’ Secondary School is stablished in 1957 as a single-session girls’ school. With the belief that education is the key to a secured future, it has since to become one of the best schools in Singapore, for its excellent achievements in academic and athletic.
Cedar has a whole-school values-education approach to Character Education. Curriculum time set aside for such lessons allows values to be taught and a whole range of support structures in school allows such values to be internalized and translated into everyday actions, particularly so when pupils are involved in CIP, Service Learning and National Education activities. Pupils are given opportunities to learn skills and develop social and emotional competencies through participation in their CCAs. They develop strong bonds, responsibility, teamwork, independence and confidence. Pupils are empowered and given ownership, and are involved in the various aspects of school.
St Andrew’s Junior College
SAJC provides a caring and dedicated teaching faculty who are equipped with sound pedagogical practices, a challenging learning environment to ignite the students’ passion for learning and inquiry. SAJC strives to build a strong academic foundation to cater to the students’ diverse interests and opportunities for their future success. The talent development programmes develop students’ talents and aspirations, to groom them to excel and contribute to their community, their country and the world.
Maris Stella High School
Founded in 1958, Maris Stella High School started as “a school without a home”. Since then, Maris Stella High School has flourished into a large, modern school constantly improving and renewing itself while keeping faith with the dream of its founder, Brother Joseph Chanel Soon.
As one of the pioneer SAP schools since 1978, Maris Stella High School prides itself on providing a holistic and interesting programme for students to be culturally sensitive and effectively bilingual. The hallmark of the Marist education is the dedication to holistic development and excellence as well as the effect enculturation of bilingual students who are ready for the 21st century.
St Gabriel’s Secondary School
St. Gabriel’s Secondary School established on 3 June 1953 is an all-boy Roman Catholic Secondary School. It is affiliated to St. Gabriel’s Primary School and Catholic Junior College, and is one of 7 Gabrielite schools in Singapore. Classes are offered in the Express, Normal Academic and Normal Technical streams. Since 1998, St. Gabriel’s has achieved the Academic Value-Added Award for the O-Level Examinations, and has also received the Sustained Achievement Awards for Uniformed Groups since 2002.