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by Haneyi
Sun Jan 06, 2013 2:47 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Help! My DS is not motivated.
Replies: 11
Views: 4120

Re: Help! My DS is not motivated.

I'm not a parent, but I hope I can help a little. Is your DS getting good grades in school? Does he do all his homework etc.? I do fine for my examinations and tests, but I never really properly studied at home. I sit in front of my computer for long hours once I reach home everyday, even during my ...
by Haneyi
Wed Jan 02, 2013 5:54 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Crescent Girls' School
Replies: 1010
Views: 251196

Re: Crescent Girls' School

Just came back from the bookshop in Sch. The Math E- book stil not here. The vendor lady said to check again 2 weeks later. "Bump" into my DD , she told me that during recess she only grabbed a Pao. There were long Qs, as not all stalls were opened today. Really? o-o When I went down for ...
by Haneyi
Tue Jan 01, 2013 10:24 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Crescent Girls' School
Replies: 1010
Views: 251196

Re: Crescent Girls' School

Hi, any sec 2 mummies or girls here ? May I know what now often do u work on your tablet ? Or how often do the teachers make use of the tablet to do work with you girls ? Do u girls use the textbooks ? Bcos many of my friends DD & DS from other Schs often did not use most of their textbooks. Th...
by Haneyi
Tue Jan 01, 2013 10:19 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Crescent Girls' School
Replies: 1010
Views: 251196

Re: Crescent Girls' School

enoawng wrote:Hi,

For PRs, they mentioned must bring original passport, birth certs etc.. Is that really necessary?

Thanks.

Yes, I think so, though it does seem to be too much. :scratchhead:
by Haneyi
Tue Jan 01, 2013 3:37 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Crescent Girls' School
Replies: 1010
Views: 251196

Re: Crescent Girls' School

Hi, I'll like to know if you are doing HCL, do you also buy CL books? And if you are doing MEP, do you also buy D&T or Home Econs book. Abit confused. Thank you. If you're doing HCL, you do not need to purchase the Express CL books. Not sure about the MEP, but when I purchased my books ( before...
by Haneyi
Tue Jan 01, 2013 2:38 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Crescent Girls' School
Replies: 1010
Views: 251196

Re: Crescent Girls' School

Goodness ! A pair of Crescent socks costs $2.80 !!! Can the girls wear regular white socks ??? Yes, it's expensive, and we have to purchase 4 pairs some more. Unfortunately, this is stated in Handout A ( page 11 ): " All students are to wear school socks which can be purchased from the school ...
by Haneyi
Mon Dec 31, 2012 10:49 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Crescent Girls' School
Replies: 1010
Views: 251196

Re: Crescent Girls' School

By the way, although the uniform vendor has 2 outlets, only the 1 in Queensway has Crescent Girls uniform. In addition, they only sell the uniform !!!! They do not sell the PE attire ! Haizzzz so troublesome. I was told that PE attire gotta purchase from Sch bookshop ? Yes, I purchased my PE attire...
by Haneyi
Mon Dec 31, 2012 10:43 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Appeal Secondary One Posting
Replies: 4301
Views: 868824

Re: How To Appeal Secondary One Posting

HH2012 wrote:Did anyone receive reply from Crescent Girls on appeal ?


Yes, there are a few people who appealed and got in CGS. You can check the CGS thread: http://www.kiasuparents.com/kiasu/forum ... &start=270
by Haneyi
Mon Dec 31, 2012 6:14 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Crescent Girls' School
Replies: 1010
Views: 251196

Re: Crescent Girls' School

Hi, I bought my books from the bookshop and they came in boxes, all packed already - includes all texts + e-books ( excluding Math because out of stock that day ) & compulsory stationaries. I think the e-books will be compulsory, as they will most likely be used on the tablets. I too thought th...
by Haneyi
Mon Dec 31, 2012 5:49 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Crescent Girls' School
Replies: 1010
Views: 251196

Re: Crescent Girls' School

Hi, I was just looking at the orientation grouping and realized that there are 7 groups of 40 girls each and there are 2 blank spaces in the 7th group. This info is for parents who are still waiting for calls. Don't blame me if I'm reading too much into this list. Good luck! Hi, the 7th group is fo...