Greendale Sec in Semi-Finals of National Science Challenge 2018

Congratulations Team Greendale, for making it to the semi-final of the National Science Challenge 2018! The team made headlines in the school’s history by achieving outstanding results at the first semi-finals, by finishing second of the 4 top teams! To see our team in action, please view the video below:

Applied Learning Programme (ALP) Achievements

We are pleased to share the following achievements of the ALP @GreendaleSec! First off, three of our Design Technology & Engineering (DTE) student teams were in the Top 10 of the Infineon Chips @ Schools competition for this year, organised by Infineon Technologies and themed “Green Energy for Today and Tomorrow”, with one of the … Continue reading “Applied Learning Programme (ALP) Achievements”

The Greendale Docents – Humanities Week 2018

In Term 2, our Greendale docents also took on the role of being Humanities ambassadors during the Humanities Week. The Humanities week showcased how all the humanities subjects – History, Geography and Social Studies – are related to one another, and also allowed our Greendale students to learn beyond the classrooms. The docents were given … Continue reading “The Greendale Docents – Humanities Week 2018”

The Greendale Docents – Balestier Heritage Trail

In Phase 2 of the Greendale Docents Programme, the docents went on a heritage trail led by their very own teachers to the heritage site of Balestier. Our docents had an extremely fruitful and insightful experience learning about the changes and continuities of businesses in Balestier from past to present. Our docents were also able … Continue reading “The Greendale Docents – Balestier Heritage Trail”

Honours Day 2018 & Eladneerg II Highlights

We present you the video highlights of the school’s Honours Day 2018 and Eladneerg II The Musical events, held on Friday, 6 April 2018, at the Singapore University of Technology & Design (SUTD): We would also like to share the achievements of the school for 2017 on video, presented at the Honours Day 2018 event: … Continue reading “Honours Day 2018 & Eladneerg II Highlights”

Science Explorer Camp!

About 60 Secondary 1 and 2 students, in the Greendale Scientist Programme (GSP), participated in the Applied Materials Science Explorer Camp, held at United World College South East Asia (UWCSEA) this year. This camp is supported by the North East Community Development Council (NECDC). The programme is a collaboration between NECDC and Applied Materials South East Asia Pte Ltd to inspire and spark … Continue reading “Science Explorer Camp!”

The HuManiacs “Greendale Docents” 2018!

The Greendale Docents Programme was launched in January this year, where selected Secondary 2 and 3 History students were invited to join the programme. This is an initiative from the Humanities Department (otherwise proudly known as The HuManiacs!) as part of our Talent Development Plan. The programme aims to guide our students to become critical … Continue reading “The HuManiacs “Greendale Docents” 2018!”

Greendale Sec In the News!

We are pleased to share that the School @GreendaleSec was recently in the news! And the teacher featured in it is none other than our Subject Head of EL, Ms Tan Jie Qi! Do click on the below article to magnify further, for your reading purview.

Young Mathematician @GreendaleSec

Our very first Young Mathematician @GreendaleSec was launched in January 2018, opened to this year’s Sec 2 cohort. Students, from the Express and Normal Streams, were selected and invited to join the programme based on their Secondary 1 Overall Mathematics results in 2017. Kickstarting the Young Mathematician programme, was an original “Escape Room” challenge designed … Continue reading “Young Mathematician @GreendaleSec”

Greendale Sec Celebrates O Level Milestones!

Our 2017 cohort of Secondary 4 Express students have achieved many firsts for the School @GreendaleSec at the 2017 GCE O Level examinations! We have our first straight A1 student, Fanny Xueqi Or, and more than 15% of our students achieved at least 4 distinctions. We also celebrate the good performance of our Secondary 5 … Continue reading “Greendale Sec Celebrates O Level Milestones!”

Release of GCE N Level Results

The 2017 N level cohort performed well in the GCE N level exams! The Secondary 4N results were the best in Greendale’s history, with 17.3% (as compared to the national average of 10%) eligible for Polytechnic Foundation Programme (PFP). 79.5% of students were eligible for the Direct-Entry-Scheme to Polytechnic Programme (DPP), and 83.5% were promoted … Continue reading “Release of GCE N Level Results”

World Robot Games (International) 2017

From the National-level competition and onto the International stage, our Robotics @GreendaleSec took part in the World Robot Games (International) 2017, hosted by our country Singapore, on Friday (10 November) and Saturday (11 November). Not only did they participate in the SUMO Robot Showdown 1kg (Junior) Category, but also in the Battle Ballz (Open) Category: We won the … Continue reading “World Robot Games (International) 2017”

Chips@School Competition 2017

[Featured Image courtesy of: Infineon Technologies AG] We were at it again! Well, for this time, we didn’t emerge as the Top 3 teams… But we sure did impress the judges to warrant ourselves in the Top 10, despite tougher competition from other schools as compared to the previous year! 5 teams were sent to the Chips@School … Continue reading “Chips@School Competition 2017”

Young Engineer Award (Gold)

We are pleased to announce that eight of our students, from the Robotics @GreendaleSec, are awarded the “Young Engineer Award (YEA) Gold”! With this, it recognises their active participation in the Future Transportation Challenge which they took part in June this year. Quoting a letter from the School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Singapore Polytechnic): … Continue reading “Young Engineer Award (Gold)”

World Robot Games (Singapore) 2017

Did you know that our Robotics @GreendaleSec participated in the World Robot Games (Singapore) this year: And we won the Gold and Bronze Award for the 1 Kg Category? Congratulations Chew Tze Han and Lim Yuheng (of 2E1), and Odelia Chua and Shermaine Yeoh (of 2E4) for winning the two awards respectively! Well done! It … Continue reading “World Robot Games (Singapore) 2017”

Physical & Sports Education Conference 2017

The Physical & Sports Education Conference (PSEC) 2017 was held on 28 and 29 August 2017, at the Singapore Sports School. The conference was intended for PE practitioners to examine fundamental tenets of quality teaching and learning, and deepen their understanding and application of pedagogical practices. The PE Department presented under Strand B – Innovative … Continue reading “Physical & Sports Education Conference 2017”

Malay Language Fortnight 2017

Students, from Secondary 1 to Secondary 3, participated in the Malay Language Fortnight programme during the September 2017 school holidays. They participated in batik painting, poetry writing and recital, Malay traditional games, and debates. They enjoyed the sessions as they were given opportunities to showcase their talents to their peers. They were very engaged as … Continue reading “Malay Language Fortnight 2017”

Malay Debate Competition – Bahas 4PM 2017

Three students, from Secondary 3 Express, participated and represented the School in a Debate Competition, organised by 4PM. They participated in two sessions in the qualifying round. The experience has given Amsyar Bin Azlan of Class 3E1, Nur Hefleyna Binte Mohd Fairuz and Nur Zakirah Bte Noor Azman of Class 3E4 confidence in public speaking.

Art Club / NE National Day Competition 2017

The theme for 2017 Art Club / NE National Day Competition 2017 was #onenationtogether. Students, from Secondary 1 to Secondary 3, submitted their entries in either 2D or 3D. The winners’ artworks were displayed at our Vanishing Trades Area (VTA) at Level 2, Outside the Main Staffroom. The competition was held for a month, prior … Continue reading “Art Club / NE National Day Competition 2017”

Kampong Fusion Cafe

It was a ‘delicious’ affair last Friday, 15 September 2017. And quite literally. Led by Mdm Suriani and Mdm Gajae, the Class of 1T1 presented their Cafe Project, themed “Kampong Fusion Cafe”, to the Greendale Family. They had gone through a 10-Week programme on the project in Term 3 prior to it, to which they … Continue reading “Kampong Fusion Cafe”