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August 2018

Teachers’ Day (PSSG)



The parents appreciated the teachers through the rendition of the song “Thank you for giving to the Lord” at the Teachers’ Day concert on 30 August. The parents also presented the staff with a beautifully wrapped glass lunch box.

Thank you parents!

Sports for Life



Parents joined the staff on 16 August for Sports for Life as participants and helpers for the event. Together as partners, we encouraged each other to lead healthy lifestyles.

Guest Speaker Dr Wong Poh Poh



On 27 August, PL kicked off the last week of the term with precious nuggets of wisdom from our special assembly guest speaker - Dr Wong Poh Poh. Thank you for sharing your insights into the world of geography that piqued the interest of many geography enthusiasts among us. We are inspired to have the same spirit of appreciation for SG and the world around us.

Dr Wong is the husband of our dear retired teacher Mrs Judy Wong. Read more about Dr Wong: https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/nurturing-a-love-for-nature

Hosting our partner Malaysian schools



On 20 August PL(Sec) hosted girls and teachers from our partner Malaysian school for an Immersion programme. We had a great time learning from each other and exchanging cultures and new ideas.

Thank you for visiting us and enriching our learning.

Maker Faire Singapore



On 18 and 19 August, our PL-Lites and teachers showcased their innovations at Our Tampines Hub.

Tamil Literary Competition & Sorkalam National Tamil Debate Series 2018



On 17 August, our PL Lites shined at the Raffles Institution Tamil Literary Competitions (National Level) & Sorkalam National Tamil Debate Series 2018. They were awarded in the following categories:

  • Merit Prize (Lower Secondary) Essay Writing Category - Harshini
  • Merit Prize (Lower Secondary) Singing Category - Sonia Ashley 
  • Debate Quarter Finalists - Reejayshree D/O Rajoo, Fahmidha Sanaa, M. K. Kirthana, Azra Shahana, Manimuthu Keerthana and Sekar Sushmitha (Best Speaker)
To God Be the Glory!

National Day Celebrations 2018



On 7 August, PL came together as a family to celebrate our Nation's 53rd year of independence. Even the wet weather could not dampen our spirits as we sang our hearts out to familiar National Day melodies. We would like to thank Associate Professor Dr Benjamin Ong, for gracing the event as our Guest of Honour. And also, a big thank you to everyone who played a part in making the celebration a successful one.