[26 & 27 June] Out-of-Bounds - ISH and MPH

Dear Students,

Please be informed that the ISH and MPH will be out-of-bounds on 26 and 27 June 2019 as the venues will be used to conduct the written test for applicants for DSA.

As such, your assistance is required to ensure a conducive environment for the applicants to take their test. Please refrain from making noise in the vicinity of Block D and field.

Thank you for your cooperation.

Mr Mohammad Noor
Admission Committee



School Closed Today and Tomorrow (21 & 22 June 2019) Due to Urgent Repair Works

Dear Students, 

Due to urgent water pipe repair works in the school, the water supply to the school has been shut-off.  As there is no proper sanitation, the School will be closed for today and tomorrow.  Students who are in School have been informed to leave the School immediately and no students should come to the school today or tomorrow.  We regret for any inconveniences caused.  

School of Science and Technology, Singapore 

Closure of General Office on 20 June and 28 June 2019

Dear Students,

Please note that the General Office will be closed on 20 June 2019, Thursday and 28 June 2019, Friday for our staff events. 

Happy holidays!

School of Science and Technology, Singapore 

SST Inc. is recruiting!

Dear Sec 1, 2 and 3 students, 



SST Inc. is the technology Talent Development Programme in the School of Science and Technology, Singapore. SST Inc. is an incubator that nurtures student employees in running technology start-ups to serve communities and better our world. SST Inc. is seeking to recruit passionate and innovative candidates to join us in impacting society.

The application deadline is on 3 July, 5 pm

If you feel that this is the right fit for you, please apply at join.sstinc.org.

The New York Times' Asia-Pacific Writing Competition 2019

Dear Students,

To engage yourselves during the upcoming holidays, consider submitting an entry for the Asia-Pacific Writing Competition 2019, organised by the New York Times (NYT).

You are asked to write a 500-word opinion piece responding to the prompt, In an age where unpredictability is the new constant, what can you, the younger generation, do now to shape the future?

All participants will get a complimentary four-week digital subscription to NYTimes.com. Winners will get your writing published in the NYT (International Edition), in addition to obtaining a trophy and a gift voucher. The submission deadline is Aug 31, 2019.
Click HERE for fuller details.

For clarifications, please email Mr Perdana Pan at pan_ping_rui_perdana@sst.edu.sg.

Thank you.

Student Learning Space... new resources for exploration...




(A) Resources in SLS

Since the rollout of the SLS, new resources have been added, under the  MOE library section.

You are encouraged to access the resources (in the MOE resource library) and continue to touch base with your learning during the school holiday. You may wish to take the opportunity to explore new topics to extend and deepen your learning on your own, or to strengthen areas have identified.

https://vle.learning.moe.edu.sg/login


(B) If you have problem accessing your account...



https://vle.learning.moe.edu.sg/helpdesk


Alternatively, if the problem persists, you may write to the the following for further assistance:
  • Mr Ngiow (ngiow_shin_fatt@sst.edu.sg) 
  • Ms Loh (loh_kwai_yin@sst.edu.sg)







This post was first put up in the Students Blog on 22 October 2018.


2019 School Parent Meeting and Career Day (30 May 2019)

Dear students,

Here is the programme for 2019 School Parent Meeting and Career Day which will take place on 30 May 2019. Kindly refer to your email for details on specific events.

Kindly note that students are expected to be in school uniform and that the usual school rules apply.
The cafe and canteen will be operating from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Wishing you a meaningful and fruitful day ahead! :)

Info on GCE MTL/MTL(B) Mid-Year Written Exams 2019 (3rd June)


Dear Sec 4s,

For those who are taking the GCE mid-year Mother Tongue papers on next Monday (3rd June 2019), please take note of your seating arrangements for the exam.

MTL Papers


MTL(B) Papers
I have also appended the slides that were used in the briefing session today (28th May) at the Auditorium.

Please ensure that you are using an approved dictionary for Paper 1 (composition component) of your mother tongue paper. 

Take note that the reporting time for the MTL papers on next Monday (3rd June) is at 7.20a.m. at ISH. 
Be sure to go toilet and place your bags at Our Space before attendance taking at the ISH.

For the MTL(B) papers at 2.00p.m. outside Phy Lab 1
Be sure to go toilet and place your bags outside Phy Lab 1.

Cheers and all the best for your exams! See you next week!

E-Waste Challenge in School

Calling for students to organise an E-Waste Challenge in school!

An NEA survey revealed that 60% of consumers are uncertain or do not know how to recycle them. Yet Singaporeans generate around 60,000 tonnes of e-waste yearly.

What can you do?

1. Help Peers further Understand What E-Waste Is

2. Garner Support to Collect the Most Amount of E-Waste

If you are interested, please email Ms Rachel Yau at rachel_yau@sst.edu.sg

Programme for Term 2 Week 10

Dear students,

You may refer to the respective table for the Program in Term 2 Week 10. Kindly note the attire and things to bring.


Sec 1
Date/ DayProgramTimeAttireThings to bring
27 May 2019, MondayBasic Advocacy and Service Education (BASE)
CCE
0900 - 1440hrSchool UniformLearning Device
Writing materials
Materials for service day (For preparation and packing of goodie bags)
28 May 2019, TuesdayBasic Advocacy and Service Education (BASE)0800 - 1400hrSchool UniformLearning Device
Writing materials
Materials for service day (For rehearsal)
29 May 2019, WednesdayBasic Advocacy and Service Education (BASE) - Service Day0800 - 1430hr*
*To report for CCA at 3pm if any
S&W T-shirt and long pants e.g. jeans, track pants
(No bermudas, must tuck in T-shirt to pants at all times)
Water bottle
Snack
Materials for service day
30 May 2019, ThursdaySchool Parents' Meeting (SPM)Report according to your appointment timeSchool uniformN.A.
31 May 2019, FridaySocial Etiquette Workshop
FT Time
School Clean Up
0800 - 1245hrSchool UniformLearning Device
Writing materials
Cleaning rag
Sec 2
Date/ DayProgramTimeAttireThings to bring
27 May 2019, Monday
Normal Lessons
0900 - 1440hr
As per nomal lessons
28 May 2019, Tuesday0800 - 1400hr
29 May 2019, Wednesday0800 - 1400hr
30 May 2019, ThursdaySchool Parents' Meeting (SPM)Report according to your appointment timeSchool uniformN.A.
31 May 2019, FridayTalk by Waterways Watch Society and Theatre Forum on Emotional Wellbeing (HPB)
FT Time
School Clean Up
0800 - 1245hrSchool Uniform
Cleaning rag
Sec 3
Date/ DayProgramTimeAttireThings to bring
27 May 2019, MondayService Learning - Direct Service
CCE
0900 - 1440hrSchool UniformLearning Device
Writing materials
Materials for service day (For preparation and packing of goodie bags)
28 May 2019, TuesdayService Learning - Direct Service
CCE
0800 - 1300hrSchool UniformLearning Device
Writing materials
Materials for service day (For rehearsal)
29 May 2019, WednesdayService Learning - Direct Service
CCE
0800 - 1600hrS&W T-shirt and long pants e.g. jeans, track pants
(No bermudas, must tuck in T-shirt to pants at all times)
Learning Device
Materials for service day
30 May 2019, ThursdaySchool Parents' Meeting (SPM)Report according to your appointment timeSchool uniformN.A.
31 May 2019, FridayService Learning - Direct Service (Reflection)
FT Time
School Clean Up
0800 - 1245hrSchool UniformLearning Device
Writing materials
Cleaning rag
Sec 4
Date/ DayProgramTimeAttireThings to bring
27 May 2019, Monday
CCE
Mother Tongue Intensive Program
0900 - 1440hr
School Uniform
As required for Mother Tongue Intensive Program
28 May 2019, Tuesday0800 - 1400hr
29 May 2019, Wednesday0800 - 1400hr
30 May 2019, ThursdaySchool Parents' Meeting (SPM)Report according to your appointment timeN.A.
31 May 2019, FridayMother Tongue Intensive Program
FT Time
School Clean Up
0800 - 1245hrLearning Device
Writing materials
Cleaning rag

Thank you.
Regards,

Ms Choo

HOUSE MEETING 23 May 2019

Dear Students

There is a HOUSE MEETING on 23 May 2019 Thursday from 1200h-1300h

Please take note of the respective house venue.

  • Black - Auditorium
  • Blue - Block C Staircase
  • Green - Indoor Sports Hall (ISH)
  • Red - Multi Purpose Hall (MPH)
  • Yellow - Atrium

SConnect Programme

Dear Secondary One students,

Please note that there will be NO lessons tomorrow. The schedule for school tomorrow is as follows:

Please bring your writing materials and learning devices tomorrow.
Thank you.


0800-0930: SConnect Part 1 [in respective classrooms]
0930-1010: Recess
1010-1200: SConnect Part 2 [in respective classrooms]
1200-1300: House Meeting [respective venues]
1300-1330: Break
1330-1430: History Test Review [Auditorium]

[S4 students only] Term 2 Week 9 and 10 Timetable

Dear S4 students,

Please find Term 2 Week 9 and Week 10 timetable.

Review of Common Test Scripts is scheduled on 21 May (Tue) and 22 May (Wed).

Arrangement for morning assembly - as per normal practice:
(a) ISH on Mon, Tue, Thu and Fri
(b) classrooms on Wed.

By Mrs Lim Woon Foong, HOD Science

[Important] 2019 timetables for Term 2 Week 8 till End-of-Year

Dear students,

The 2019 T2W8 - EOY timetables (ver 1k) are now ready and you may access them HERE.

Please take a look by this Sunday (12 May) and be prepared as the new timetables will take effect on the coming Monday (13 May).


*Updated on 10 May 2019* Minor change in timetable; affected classes have been informed. 
New version 1k is now available via the same link.

ISH and MPH Out of Bounds During S4 Common Test

Dear students,

Please be informed that the ISH and MPH will be out of bounds tomorrow onwards until the end of S4 Common Test. No ball games should be played while the exams are ongoing.

Please refer to the examination schedule pasted outside the ISH for information.

Thank you.

Invitation to Statistics Competitions/Events

Dear students,

The NUS Department of Statistics is organising three events/ competitions:

  • A Statistics and Data Science Camp during the June Holidays,
  • A statistics report competition, and 
  • A statistics essay competition. 

More details on the camp can be found here.
More details on the competitions can be found here.

If you are interested in signing up for the camp or either competition, please contact Mr Chen at chen_jin_quan@sst.edu.sg.


[S1, S2, S3] Australian Mathematics Competition

Dear Students,

You are invited to take part in the Australian Mathematics Competition which will be held on the afternoon of 1 August (Thursday) in SST. The exact time and location will be confirmed at a later date.

All S1-S3 students are eligible to sign up. (S4s are not eligible as this will clash with their prelim exams.) The competition fee is 6.50 Australian Dollars and will be collected through Edusave. If you do not have sufficient Edusave funds, it will be collected through GIRO. 

If you are keen to sign up, kindly sign up here

Should you have further questions, you can contact Mr Chen at  chen_jin_quan@sst.edu.sg. 

2019 S4 Assessment Schedule & Amended Common Test Schedule

Original post on 15 March 2019

Dear S4 students,

A gentle reminder that there will be two briefings conducted next week:
(a) Common Test - 22 Apr (Mon), 08:30-09:00, Auditorium
(b) Science Practical Exam - 23 Apr (Tue), 07:30-08:00 Auditorium.

In preparation for the briefings, please familiarise yourself with the Seating Plans & Seat Allocations in the links below:
2019 S4 Common Test Briefing - Students
2019 S4 Common Test - Seating Plans & Seat Allocations- Students

2019 Common Test Briefing (Practical) - Students
2019 Science Practical Exam Information Booklet
2019 S4 CT Science Practical Exam - Shift Plan, Lab and Seat Allocation - Students

By Mrs Lim Woon Foong, HOD Science

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Dear S4 students,

(a) Assessment Schedule
Please find S4 Assessment Schedule for your reference.

(b) Common Test Schedule

Please find amended schedule: 2019 S4 Common Test Schedule - ver 2 for your reference. Amendments are in blue text.

Do familiarise yourselves with the Exam Rules and Regulations.

Two briefings will be conducted:
(a) Common Test - 22 Apr (Mon), 07:30-08:00, Auditorium
(b) Science Practical Exam - 23 Apr (Tue), 07:30-08:00 Auditorium.

Please share the Common Test Schedule with your parents/guardian.

By Mrs Lim Woon Foong, HOD Science


2019 Sec 4 English Oral Prelim Exam (22 to 25 Apr): Out-of-Bounds Venues

The Sec 4 English Oral Preliminary Examination will take place on 22, 23, 24 and 25 Apr 2019,

  • 22 April Monday: 3:00 pm to 6:30 pm
  • 23 April Tuesday: 3.15 pm to 6:30 pm
  • 24 April Wednesday: 2.30 pm to 6:30 pm
  • 25 April Thursday: 3.15 pm to 6:30 pm

The designated exam venue and waiting room will be Info Hub (Level 5) and Tutorial Room 3 (B-05-05) respectively.

As such, your assistance is required to ensure a conducive environment for the Sec 4s to take their examination. Please refrain from making noise in the vicinity of Block A, especially areas nearer to the Info Hub as your noise might affect the performance of those taking the oral examination.

The following venues will be out of bounds 15 minutes before the start of the examination:

  • Info Hub (Level 5)
  • Tutorial Room 3
  • Level 5 linkway from Block C to Block B and from Block B to Block A


Thank you for your cooperation.


Mr Karlson Goh
Sec 4 EL Level Coordinator


S2 Outdoor Education Expedition (OEE) Camp Briefing Slide

Dear Sec 2,

Thank you for attending the Sec 2 Outdoor Education Expedition (OEE) Camp Briefing.
We have attached the briefing slide with the packing list for your reference.

See you all at OEE Camp!

SW Department