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by coast
Mon Jun 01, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2020
Replies: 1919
Views: 106974

Re: DSA 2020

Hi, While applying for DSA for sec school with Olevel and IP program, and if "No preference" is chosen. If child is confirmed for "O level programme" and my child accepted the DSA offer in Sep. Subsequently my child receive her PSLE result in Nov/Dec that qualify her for "IP programme" at the same ...
by coast
Mon Jun 01, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Nanyang Girls' High School [*IP]
Replies: 2656
Views: 728023

Re: Nanyang Girls' High School [*IP]

Thanks Zappy. Does it has a digital version? Any one happy to share it? I am using it to teach my gal. I heard MOE is changing the text books for next year, any idea what is the changes? Thanks I think the textbooks have already changed for 2020 sec 1. The last batch using the New Syllabus series, ...
by coast
Sun May 31, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2020
Replies: 1919
Views: 106974

Re: DSA 2020

Just realised it's 5 days to the close of DSA application! We did a family conference today, hope to get some expert opinion on this! Daughter's portfolio 1) Exco prefect 2) Top 3 Math/Science last year but no prior Olympiad competitions at all. Only chance this year gone. 3) Multiple recipient of ...
by coast
Sun May 31, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2020
Replies: 1919
Views: 106974

Re: DSA 2020

Finally we have submitted the DSA application to 2 schools only. The application is much easier than what I thought. Do all schools require the personal statement? When should the kids start preparing? I think it is a waste of time if eventually my girl is not even selected for interview. Some stud...
by coast
Sun May 31, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: RI or HCI
Replies: 442
Views: 137774

Re: RI or HCI

Thanks Cool nurse. Yes I read that too, however, it doesnt mention a particular programme for english. I only read they have for math (euler programme) and science (gallileo programme) for year 1-2. However, HCI has an English DSA programme (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0UT6jSb7oHc), specially c...
by coast
Thu May 28, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2020
Replies: 1919
Views: 106974

Re: DSA 2020

I think in my opinion SSP takes in both top medalists and non medalists, as long as the candidate has passion...but of course as usual, if you have medals then higher chance :smile: Thanks my kid was called up few days before to send in his past yr record book,napha test ,cca record and holistic re...
by coast
Thu May 28, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2020
Replies: 1919
Views: 106974

Re: DSA 2020

For those who intend to apply Singapore Sports School, do take note that you have to apply to the school directly (use the link below) and NOT MOE’s DSA-Sec portal. Registration closes on Monday, 1 June 2020. All the best to your child! https://www.sportsschool.edu.sg/admissions/admission-to-secondary
by coast
Fri May 22, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: Primary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Catholic High (Primary)
Replies: 1872
Views: 429125

Re: Catholic High (Primary)

sam18castle wrote:
Fri May 22, 2020 8:17 pm
Hi,

Can i check if there are any PV for catholic high primary school?
Hi,

Seems that CHS no longer accepts PV from an earlier post by iFirefly. Do call the school to check. All the best!

iFirefly wrote:
Thu Apr 06, 2017 12:41 pm

@ Catt..
I think CHS Pri has done away with PV. You may wanna call the school to confirm.
by coast
Fri May 22, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Chinese
Topic: Jiang Education Centre - Discussion
Replies: 439
Views: 114654

Re: Jiang Education Centre - Discussion

My girl has been attending Wang online live class. The teacher usually starts the lesson going through paper 2 questions. In fact, she will spend about 2 hours on paper 2. Then she will move on to Oral where she use about 20 mins. The last 20 to 30 mins, she will cover compo . And yes, students are...
by coast
Fri May 22, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19) Updates
Replies: 4112
Views: 267377

Re: Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19) Updates

Should I wear a face mask or face shield? People can choose to wear either a face mask or face shield when they leave the house, according to the Ministry of Health’s guidelines. For the general public, a face mask or a face shield alone provides adequate protection, doctors say. However, those wor...