Message From Dean
Welcome to the New Year 2024: A Focus on Growth and Impact
Dear Students, Parents, and Staff,
As we embark on this new year, we are excited to announce our focus for the next six months. Our commitment to holistic education extends beyond traditional academics. We aim to nurture well-rounded individuals who not only excel academically but also contribute positively to the community and the world at large.
1. Learning Journey
a. Community Service
i. Engage actively in community service recognising the transformative power of selfless act and the impact they have on both individuals and communities.
b. Sustainability Program: Clean Energy, Responsible Consumption and Hydroponics
i. Embrace a commitment to sustainability, encompassing clean energy, responsible consumption and explore the world of hydroponics. Our student will be the stewards of the environment and work towards a greener future.
2. Skystar Youngpreneur
Exposing and encouraging entrepreneurial spirit and innovation among our students. It will be a platform to nurture creativity and business acumen.
3. Chinese Competition Fiesta:
Cultivate language skills and cultural appreciation by participating in the Chinese Competition. Embrace diversity and celebrate the richness of different cultures.
4. Family Fun Day
Fostering partnership, bonding and collaboration between students, parents, and school community. Transforming school into a hub of excitement with friendly badminton match, games, and delightful surprises for all ages.
5. STEAM week
Dive into the exciting world of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM). Let creativity flourish and explore the boundless possibilities that these fields offer.
6. RMUN (Regional Model United Nations)
Develop critical thinking and diplomacy skills by participating in RMUN. Explore global issues, foster international cooperation, and become future leaders and peacemakers.
7. Preparing for Cambridge Checkpoint and Exam
As part of the academic success, we will be diligently preparing them to strive for academic excellence and readiness for future challenges.
8. Musical Performance
Before we break for school holiday, get ready to be enthralled by our students mesmerizing musical performance, Arabian Night! Filled with captivating melodies and stunning choreography, this event will showcase the immense talent and hard work of our dedicated performers.
We shall be guided by the following principles,
- Cherish and celebrate the diversity within our community, recognizing that our differences contribute to a richer tapestry of experiences.
- Pace a high value on service to others, understanding that our actions have the potential to positively impacts the lives of those around us.
- Approach challenges with tenacity, acknowledging that perseverance and determination are key to overcoming obstacles and achieving success.
Bible quote: For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give a future and a hope – Jeremiah 29:11
May the coming months be filled with growth, wisdom, and a shared commitment to making a positive difference in out lives and the lives of others. Together, let’s make academic year 2023-2024 an exceptional learning experience for our students, preparing them to become compassionate global citizens and leaders of tomorrow.
Ms. Ivy Lau
Dean Raffles Christian School Kebon Jeruk