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by koguma
Mon Nov 25, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Which Secondary school to choose in the East
Replies: 392
Views: 157298

Re: Which Secondary school to choose in the East

I don't think a school will only use its resources on better students and neglect the rest. what I meant is whether you want your child to be in the bottom of the heap in the high-achieving School. do you want your child to be in a comfort zone or in a school that can challenge him? you may want to ...
by koguma
Mon Nov 25, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Which Secondary school to choose in the East
Replies: 392
Views: 157298

Re: Which Secondary school to choose in the East

Hi Sherine17, You may want to check out these schools. Although they are mostly neighbourhood schools, they do have outstanding students in their O level results. Just that people don't usually talk about them. Check whether they have any Applied Learning Programme and see whether your child like an...
by koguma
Sat Nov 23, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Yuying Secondary School
Replies: 11
Views: 3181

Re: Yuying secondary school

Hi, I am not familiar with this school, but I believe in every school, there is always good and bad students. Get your child to join a CCA and be active in it. As long as they are busy with CCA, they wont have spare time to be mischievous. All my neighbours are from neighbourhood schools but none of...
by koguma
Sat Nov 23, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Which Secondary school to choose in the East
Replies: 392
Views: 157298

Re: Which Secondary school to choose in the East

Personally I think Pasir Ris is one of the few good neighborhood schools in Tampines, especially of its strong CCAs in Performing Arts. I prefer schools that offers a balance in Academic and CCA. I think Pasir Ris has something may be of interest to your bro -> https://pasirrissec.moe.edu.sg/holisti...
by koguma
Sat Nov 23, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Yuying Secondary School
Replies: 11
Views: 3181

Re: Yuying secondary school

Based on the Sec 3 class timetable, the school offers Arts as a O level subject for its students https://yuyingsec.moe.edu.sg/useful-links/for-students/class-timetable-for-2019-2nd-semester Do note that usually the school will only offers the subject if there is enough students sign up for it. If yo...
by koguma
Sat Nov 23, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Which Secondary school to choose in the East
Replies: 392
Views: 157298

Re: Which Secondary school to choose in the East

There are few schools in Tampines which he is eligible to enter. If based on COP, he can choose Tampines Sec or Dunman Sec but he will be at the lowest tier as the lowest COP for the 2 schools are 130 and 129 respectively Regardless of the schools choice, I would recommend that he joins Infocomm Clu...
by koguma
Fri Jan 12, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Secondary 2 Streaming
Replies: 815
Views: 148470

Re: Secondary 2 Streaming

There is NA for A.Maths now https://www.seab.gov.sg/docs/default-source/national-examinations/syllabus/nlevel/2019syllabus/4044_2019.pdf?sfvrsn=a40b90c7_2 don't know how true...teacher told class cannot take E math for NA but can take A math for NA :? Most schools will ask the students to take NA A...
by koguma
Sat Dec 30, 2017 3:35 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Secondary 2 Streaming
Replies: 815
Views: 148470

Re: Secondary 2 Streaming

janet88 wrote:my daughter is in NA. next year she will be in sec 2. if she does well enough to choose subject combination with E and A math, will she still be doing these subjects at NA standard?
Usually if the student does "NA" A maths , she will needs to do "O" level E Maths.
by koguma
Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Which Secondary school to choose in the East
Replies: 392
Views: 157298

Re: Which Secondary school to choose in the East

thks emoh, yes, it remain at 225 I am just wondering what are the chances of getting in to NA sec if she is 3 marks short from the affiliated cute off marks she cant get into Edgefield too as the cut off is 224, Hai Sing she went but does not really like the school she prefer Greendale as is walkin...
by koguma
Mon Nov 27, 2017 9:20 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Which Secondary school to choose in the East
Replies: 392
Views: 157298

Re: Which Secondary school to choose in the East

Does anyone has any advice for the following schools? Which one should I put as 1st, 2nd, 3rd etc? Thanks. - Manjusri Sec Sch - Bedok Green Sec sch - Springfield Sec Sch - Changkat Changi Sec Sch I have 2 nephews that graduated from Bedok Green. In general, I found the teachers are caring and findi...