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by dyh
Thu Oct 17, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: NUS High School of Mathematics and Science (Diploma)
Replies: 5468
Views: 1304661

Re: NUS High School Of Mathematics And Science [*IP]

Curious, may I know if there is acceleration for computing studies? Ty So far I have not come across any student who has accelerated in CS but quite a few students from Year 5 onwards are attending NUS modules every year. The CS teachers are very proactive and CS is one subject where seniors are ac...
by dyh
Fri Oct 04, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: NUS High School of Mathematics and Science (Diploma)
Replies: 5468
Views: 1304661

Re: NUS High School Of Mathematics And Science [*IP]

Oops...we are out of town for holiday. Hi Rio, So your DS is choosing NUSH or RI? Mine is still thinking whether to exercise the WL or take a risk and rely on PSLE result and try for Hwa Chong. We will most likely choose NUSH. I like the curriculum whereby the kids can move at their own pace, and c...
by dyh
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: NUS High School of Mathematics and Science (Diploma)
Replies: 5468
Views: 1304661

Re: NUS High School Of Mathematics And Science [*IP]

Congrats to NUSH for winning the National Science Challenge this year!
by dyh
Fri Dec 14, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: NUS High School of Mathematics and Science (Diploma)
Replies: 5468
Views: 1304661

Re: NUS High School Of Mathematics And Science [*IP]

CutiePiesUnite wrote:Unofficially accepted is good enough LOL This is important as shoes account for 80% of teenager girls' happiness ^_^
My son said no issue, as he sees a lot of students wearing bright coloured shoes.
But of course who knows whether they will change their policy next year?
by dyh
Fri Nov 30, 2018 8:26 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: NUS High School of Mathematics and Science (Diploma)
Replies: 5468
Views: 1304661

Re: NUS High School Of Mathematics And Science [*IP]

Checking in. Trying to find out for my niece. Anybody whose kids gotten 225-235 and A for both Maths and Science, admitted to NUSH? Can pm me if not convenient. Thank you This is possible, for those who got in via DSA, as they might not put in their best effort during PSLE. But for PSLE intake, I t...
by dyh
Wed Nov 07, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Let's Talk about National Service
Replies: 2096
Views: 307474

Re: Let's Talk about National Service

I heard if high degree myopia, won’t get PES A or B1. But I don’t know how high is high. I see.. He does hv high myopia. If you want to know which of your DS's conditions caused him to get PES C, you can send in "CONSENT FOR RELEASE OF PES GRADING DETAILS" form to CMPB. You can find the form in the...
by dyh
Wed Nov 07, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Let's Talk about National Service
Replies: 2096
Views: 307474

Re: Let's Talk about National Service

ngl2010 wrote:
floppy wrote:
Myopia is a common problem. No real concern.
Allergy, if severe enough, could render your son non-combat fit.
I heard if high degree myopia, won’t get PES A or B1. But I don’t know how high is high.
I see.. He does hv high myopia.
by dyh
Wed Nov 07, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Let's Talk about National Service
Replies: 2096
Views: 307474

Re: Let's Talk about National Service

PES - Physical Employment Standards is assigned based on your medical condition as per SAF. It has nothing to do with your fitness or physical condition , i.e. you can be PES A but still very unfit. My son has no medical condition except Myopia and mild allergy to crustaceans. Myopia is a common pr...
by dyh
Wed Nov 07, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Let's Talk about National Service
Replies: 2096
Views: 307474

Re: Let's Talk about National Service

Actually I wonder how they ascertain the pes. Because they only do health screen and no fitness test at all during the screening. PES - Physical Employment Standards is assigned based on your medical condition as per SAF. It has nothing to do with your fitness or physical condition , i.e. you can b...
by dyh
Wed Nov 07, 2018 12:19 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Let's Talk about National Service
Replies: 2096
Views: 307474

Re: Let's Talk about National Service

Actually I wonder how they ascertain the pes. Because they only do health screen and no fitness test at all during the screening. There should be a fitness test done during the screening. That’s why the boys were supposed to turn up in sports attire. Does your boy have pre-existing condition that e...