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by Serendipity
Fri Mar 13, 2020 10:54 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: River Valley High School [*IP]
Replies: 3825
Views: 1015345

Re: River Valley High School [*IP]

Just got back first progress report! Anyone can advise what "VR" under the grade for CID means? Vr means valid reason. Cos CID not yet graded at 1st term. It stretches whole year I think. Chk it out. Entire class should get VR. Ah I see... Thanks peasants!! How's JC life for your DC? Is it a huge d...
by Serendipity
Fri Mar 13, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: River Valley High School [*IP]
Replies: 3825
Views: 1015345

Re: River Valley High School [*IP]

Just got back first progress report! Anyone can advise what "VR" under the grade for CID means?
by Serendipity
Thu Mar 12, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: River Valley High School [*IP]
Replies: 3825
Views: 1015345

Re: River Valley High School [*IP]

Yes, there's homework for almost all the subjects if not all. Usually no projects. The sch may add more hw if your child does badly in the year-end examinations. Your child might need to return back to school for supplementary classes or CCA too. Thank you for the info! Guess we won't know the deta...
by Serendipity
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:06 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: River Valley High School [*IP]
Replies: 3825
Views: 1015345

Re: River Valley High School [*IP]

Planning a year-end vacation and I'd like to know if there is usually holiday homework / projects for students over the Dec hols? Yes, there's homework for almost all the subjects if not all. Usually no projects. The sch may add more hw if your child does badly in the year-end examinations. Your ch...
by Serendipity
Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19) Updates
Replies: 4136
Views: 268943

Re: Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19) Updates

Doing a random survey here... do you all still let your kids attend enrichment / tuition lessons now with DORSCON Orange?
by Serendipity
Sat Feb 08, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: River Valley High School [*IP]
Replies: 3825
Views: 1015345

Re: River Valley High School [*IP]

peasants, how was the JC1 orientation? I hear it was all talks on Day 1? Hope there was some fun on Day 2!
by Serendipity
Thu Feb 06, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: River Valley High School [*IP]
Replies: 3825
Views: 1015345

Re: River Valley High School [*IP]

I was wondering how they split the students too. I speculated that they separate those who took Higher Chinese in primary school from those who didn't. But not sure if that's accurate. Doesn't seems to be the case as some of those who took HCL in Pri sch are also in the rainbow class. I believe the...
by Serendipity
Thu Feb 06, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: River Valley High School [*IP]
Replies: 3825
Views: 1015345

Re: River Valley High School [*IP]

CCA allocation results for Sec 1s are out tomorrow! Quite a long wait... :sweat:

My friends' Sec 1 children in other schools have already started their CCA sessions.

Well, let's hope the wait was worth it and that the kiddos get what they hope for! :xedfingers:
by Serendipity
Tue Feb 04, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: River Valley High School [*IP]
Replies: 3825
Views: 1015345

Re: River Valley High School [*IP]

Such a damper on the exciting start of JC life... haiz wish the virus scare will go away soon!
by Serendipity
Sat Feb 01, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: Primary 5
Topic: Does HAP still exist?
Replies: 14
Views: 2122

Re: Does HAP still exist?

Thanks Zac's mum for sharing. I have my suspicion that could be related to GEP round 2 as I heard round 1 is no different from school exam. I was wondering how child got selected when her sch results are not outstanding. ok but not outstanding, some prog, kids with higher scores not selected. not a...