2020 Term 3n4
2020 - Term 3/4
THE RAFFLES WAVE - Term 3/4
Since its launch in 2011, The Raffles Wave has been our way of saying ‘hello’ to our Rafflesian community and friends as we bring you all the highlights of what’s been happening in RGS. You can choose to read more about the stories that we have highlighted for you, or choose to read other stories on our website through the links provided below. If you have any suggestions, feedback or perhaps a news story to share, feel free to contact email@example.com Have an enjoyable read!
HIGHLIGHTS OF 2020 TERM 3/4
In celebration of Teachers’ Day 2020, RGS House interviewed some of our teachers to feature in this video. Inspired by the popular YouTube series ‘73 Questions with Vogue’, RGS House hoped that the video will allow students to get to know their teachers better - their likes, dislikes and motivations.
|Values-in-Action: Year 1 School Clean-Up
As part of an in-house Values-in-Action activity organised by our Community Youth Leadership students, our Year 1s participated in a school clean-up activity to better support our elderly cleaners’ and our estate crew’s work.
|RGS Triple C Programme: Shoe Donation Drive
Our Year 3 students in the Triple C Programme ran a shoe donation drive for a non-profit organisation, Soles4Souls, in partnership with Marymount Centre’s Good Shepard student Care.
|Staff Make a Difference!
During the November break, groups of staff
rallied together to assist in repacking
masks at Xin Yuan Community
Care’s Wellness and Activity Centre for distribution to their beneficiaries.
|Celebrating 10 Years of RGS PeRL
The RGS Centre for Pedagogical Research & Learning celebrates its 10th anniversary this year as Singapore’s first and only secondary school-based research centre!
|Sports Fest 2020
From sporting events like the interclass shuttle relay and foot boule, to beach volleyball, classroom games and the highly-anticipated staff and parents novelty race, the RGS PE Department spared no effort to ensure that the spirit and atmosphere of our annual RGS Sports Fest remains even with all the changes that had to be introduced to cope with safe management measures and the wet weather.
|Farewell Alma Mater
As part of Farewell Alma Mater this year, our graduands were treated to a garden-themed party as they celebrated a milestone in their RGS chapter.
|International Mathematical Olympiad 2020
Congratulations to RGS Year 4 student Hu Xinghui who clinched a silver medal at the International Mathematical Olympiad 2020!
|Portrait of a Rafflesian: Growing Through the RGS Experience
We speak to RGS alumna Goh Shi Sien Sarah (class of 2019), who is also this year’s Rafflesian Award winner, as she shares about the lessons she has learnt from her time of growth in RGS.