In celebration of the Malay Language Month, Nusantara World Music organised a singing competition, Juara Si Cilik, which was held at the Event Space, Wisma Geylang Serai on Saturday, 1 September 2018. Our students, Nur Ariana from P3 Nation Loving and Hana Shofiyyah from P1 Perseverance took part in the competition. Nur Ariana emerged as the winner of the competition.
The Innergy Award aims to recognise teams that have spent time developing, testing and implementing innovations to bring about significant benefits in MOE. All innovations are ground-up innovative projects and have been successfully implemented to significantly add value to teaching or work processes.
Schools can nominate individuals or teams for the Innergy (Schools) Awards 2018, for innovative projects to enhance Teaching and Learning (T&L) or Work Processes (WP) implemented between 01 Jan 2017 and 31 Dec 2017.
3 projects from Yishun Primary School have achieved excellent outcomes.
(a) Project S•C•R•E•E•N (WP) – Gold Award
(b) 3S Programmes@YPS (TL) - Commendation Award
(c) Building on our Knowledge: Our Lego Programme (T&L) - Commendation Award
In the competition, participants unleashed their creativity in terms of floral arrangement, within a span of an hour. Three teams of Art Club members took part in an International Youth Floral Art competition and two teams clinched a Gold and a Silver award respectively.
Our Performing Arts CCAs have attained excellence in this year SYF Arts Presentation.
Certificates of Distinction - Concert Band and Indian Dance
Certificates of Accomplishment - Malay Dance, Chinese Dance, Angklung Ensemble, Gamelan Ensemble and International Dance.
In this photo contest, participants (teachers/ students) capture images of their school experiences according to the following themes:
(a) Priceless Moments,
(b) Ordinary School Day, Extraordinary School Life
(c) My School Community
Our teacher, Mr Ang Liang Tien Terrance participated in the My School Community theme for the MOE Staff Category and attained the Honourable Mention Award.
Having been credited with the National Arts in Education Glow Award, the school's arts initiatives have been recognised by the National Arts Council for its rigour in developing more than just the mere appreciation of the aesthetics. Anchoring on the approaches of Music for All and Music for Excellence, the school's Learning for Life Programme adopts a modular approach in exposing all pupils to music. Every Yishun Primary pupil will be able to play at least 6 musical instruments at the end of his primary educational journey in the school.
Over the years, Yishun Primary School has been recognized for excelling in both the curricular and co-curricular areas. These accolades covered the cognitive domains - Languages, Mathematics & Science, as well as in the Co-Curricular Areas (CCAs). The school will continue to provide its pupils with a strong foundation in literacy and numeracy skills; develop their love for learning and equip them with 21st century competencies, knowledge and sound moral values to prepare them for life. Click here for more photos.
The Applied Learning Programme (ALP): Environmental Science Education aims to impart our pupils the practical concepts of science and its interplay with the environment. This 6-year progressive learning is integrated in Project Work and helps every pupil to develop 21st Century Competencies. ICT is used to support the inquiry process and also facilitates scientific research, student collaboration and self-directed learning.