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RGS Open House 2 2019 - Highlights

We held our second Open House for the year on 16 November at our new campus at 2 Braddell Rise! Visitors had the opportunity to find out more about our curriculum through the subject booths and get a tour of our campus with the help of our staff and Open...

RGS Open House 2 2019

RGS Open House 2 is happening on Saturday, 16 November 2019, from 8.30am to 12 noon over at our new campus at Braddell! Find out more about our academic curriculum at the various Subject Booths, and go on guided/self-guided tours of our new campus. Click here to find out how...

Learning Visit from Finnish Delegation

RGS had a mutual exchange of ideas with fellow educators, researchers and professionals from Finland on 7 November 2019. We shared about the RGS curriculum model and discussed on the commonalities in the Finnish and Singapore education system. The delegation also toured the school premises to better understand how the...

Raffles Policy Dialogue 2019

The annual Raffles Policy Dialogue (RPD) was held on 23 October this year. The theme for the dialogue was ‘Homelessness’, and four speakers, Ms Liyana Dhamirah Selamat (an entrepreneur who has written a book about her first-hand experience of being homeless in Singapore), Ms Jaslyn Goh (Assistant Director, Enforcement &...

ORA Fundraising Golf Event and Dinner 2019

The annual ORA Fundraising Golf Event and Dinner was held on Wednesday, 25 September 2019 at the Sembawang Country Club. Organised by the Old Rafflesians' Association (ORA), in collaboration with RGS Alumnae and the Parents for RGS Association, the event saw the participation of more than 140 golfers who enjoyed...

Teachers' Day Celebrations 2019

Happy Teachers' Day to all our teachers! Thank you for your unstinting dedication and commitment towards nurturing your students!

RGS 140 Homecoming - Thank You For Coming!

*Updated 22 August 2019 To view more photos from the event, visit our official Facebook page here!   Also, watch: 'The Great Migration', a video created by RGS Student Congress 2019 to mark the school's move to the new campus below:   RGS Homecoming 2019 - 2000s Satellite Sing Along...

RGS 140 Founder's Day

RGS celebrated her 140th Founder’s Day on 17 August 2019. The Guest-of-Honour for the event was Ms Chan Lai Fung, Permanent Secretary, National Research and Development, and Chairman, Agency for Science, Technology and Research. Over 200 individuals including staff, students, RGS Board members and school partners were honoured for their...

Student Leaders' Investiture 2019

The annual Student Leaders’ investiture was held on 1 August 2019 this year. Guest-of-Honour, Ms Aziah Hussin, former Head Prefect and EXCO member of Buckle, parents of the student leaders and student leaders from other schools were among those in the audience who bore witness to the over 150 student...

Research Visit from Churchill Fellowship Winner (2019) Paul Middleton

  RGS welcomed Mr Paul Middleton, a Churchill Fellow researching on approaches to supporting the wellbeing of new teachers across UK, Switzerland, Norway and Singapore. The discussion touched on the initiatives by our PeRL Centre in professional development, research and sharing of knowledge, and the challenges faced. Mr Middleton also...

Singapore Bicentennial Commemoration in RGS

RGS commemorates the bicentennial of the founding of Singapore in 1819. For us, the bicentennial takes on an added significance as the school is named after the person widely credited for the founding of the British port and settlement – Sir Stamford Raffles. From humble beginnings in 1844 as a...

Year 4 Career Day

Year 4 Career Day was held on Friday, 19 July 2019, where panel discussions were organised for our Year 4 students with over 30 representatives from Higher Education Institutions such as the National University of Singapore, LASALLE and the Singapore University of Technology and Design, and Arts and Professional Services...

Racial Harmony Day 2019

In commemoration of Racial Harmony Day (RHD) this year, staff and students attended a talk on ‘Regardless of Race, Language or Religion by LTC (NS) Gabriel Chan, who was a regular in the Singapore Armed Forces for 30 years. The talk, held on Thursday, 18 July 2019, highlighted the vision...

RGS Sports Fest 2019

RGS Sports Fest 2019 was held on 31 May at Serangoon Stadium, and this year, Buckle House emerged as overall champions yet again, and it was Tarbet House that won the coveted Inter-House Cheer cum Dance Display Competition. Watch the video below for a glimpse of all the excitement and...

RGS PeRL Open Classroom and Good Practice Day 2019

The RGS Centre for Pedagogical Research & Learning held its Open Classroom event on 5 July 2019. For the second-year running, external teacher-participants were also invited to co-teach a lesson with our RGS teachers. The Open Classroom lessons highlighted a range of instructional strategies that span across subject disciplines such...

Year 1 Orientation Week 2019

Year 1 Orientation Week 2019 was held from 2-4 January and 7 January with a slew of activities aimed at inducting the youngest members of the RGS family into the school. Spearheaded by our Year 4 student leaders, some fun activities include learning the school cheers, performing as part of...

RGS Open House 2019 - Highlights

A big thank you to the Rafflesian community - students, parents, alumnae and staff - as well as visitors to the event for yet another successful Open House! Stay tuned for more information on our second Open House on 16 November 2019 at our New Campus in Braddell. In the...

Teacher-Parent Conference

Parents attended the Teacher-Parent Conference (TPC) to learn more about the academic, behavioural, and social well-being of their daughter. The conversations during the conference facilitate a better understanding of the home and school environment, thus strengthening the home-school partnership. Parents interested to know more about the students’ subject combination joined...

BCA Green Mark Award for Buildings (Platinum)

RGS received the *Green Mark Award at the BCA Awards Ceremony held at the Resorts World Convention Centre last evening (29 May 2019). RGS Principal Mrs Poh Mun See (holding the award) with the team of consultants for the new RGS Campus. This award reinforces RGS’ efforts on environmental sustainability....

Participation in TTSH's Art of Healing Programme

As part of their annual Values-in-Action activity, the RGS String Ensemble (RGSE) will be participating in Tan Tock Seng Hospital’s (TTSH) Art of Healing Programme as a means of bringing the joy of music to patients and visitors at the hospital. They will be performing classical pieces as well as...

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