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School Rules & Regulations

  1. Pupils are expected to be courteous and respectful to all the staff and visitors at all time. 
  2. Pupils must show pride and uphold the good name of the school by ensuring that they are at their best behaviour in school or in public. 
  3. Pupils must stand up to greet the teacher when he/she enters the room, and thank him/her when he/she has completed the lesson and leaves the room. 
  4. Monitors and prefects are to supervise and maintain discipline in the absence of the teacher. 
  5. Movement from classroom to classroom or special rooms and along the corridors must be carried out in a quiet and orderly manner.
  6. Pupils must be attentive while lessons are being conducted.
  7. Pupils should pack their school bags according to the daily time-table.
  8. All pupils are responsible for the cleanliness of their respective classrooms and school at all times. All litter should be disposed of in the receptacles provided.
  9. All pupils are not allowed to have in their possession any weapon. They are also not allowed to bring any weapon-like item which is used or intended to be used to cause harm to others.
  10. Monitors or prefects must report any acts of misbehaviour, vandalism to school property and accidents immediately to teachers.
  11. Pupils must queue up when purchasing food or drinks in the canteen or stationery at the bookshop.
  12. Mobile phones, electronic devices, card games and comic books with violent contents are not allowed in school. Should any of these items be found in a pupil’s possession, it will be confiscated and parents will have to come to school to claim them.
  13. Pupils are not allowed in any rooms or the school hall unaccompanied by a teacher. Neither are they allowed to return to nor remain in the classroom during recess.
  14. Pupils are expected to follow all safety guidelines.


PUNCTUALITY AND ATTENDANCE

GENERAL

  • All pupils must be punctual for school, lessons, assembly, CCA and any school-organised activities.
  • Attendance in school is compulsory. Pupils who are absent without leave or valid reasons will be regarded as having committed truancy.
  • A pupil who is late for school for three occasions without any valid reason will be penalised in his/her conduct grade and the parents/guardians will be invited to school to discuss the matter. A more severe punishment will be imposed if the pupil continues to be late for school.
  • Pupils on emergency leave, for example, death of a next-of-kin, must submit a letter to the teacher from his/her parents or guardian, together with supporting documents, if any.
  • Pupils on sick leave must submit a medical certificate upon returning to school.
  • No pupil is allowed to leave the school premises during school hours without the approval of the Principal/Vice-Principal/Head of Department.
  • A pupil who needs to go home, or is sick during school hours, must inform his/her teacher. The school will then contact the pupil’s parent/guardian to fetch him/her home. 
  • Pupils should not leave the country for holidays before the school term ends without the approval of the Principal or Vice Principal(s).

 

CLASS

  • Pupils who are late for a lesson without good reasons will face disciplinary actions.
  • Any pupil who wishes to leave the classroom during lesson time, with a valid reason, must obtain permission from the teacher who is teaching the class.
  • Pupils are not allowed to leave the classroom during the change of periods unless proceeding for their Mother Tongue lesson in other classrooms.

 

FLAG-RAISING OR LOWERING CEREMONY

  • Classes are to assemble at their designated places at the parade square/hall.
  • Pupils who are Singapore citizens must sing the National Anthem and take the Pledge. Pupils will take the Pledge with the right fist placed over the heart.
  • Non-Singapore citizens must stand at attention while the National Anthem is sung and the Pledge is taken.
  • Classes can leave the assembly ground, only after the instruction is given and they should leave, class-by-class, in a quiet and orderly manner.

 

VIOLATIONS OF THE SCHOOL RULES

  • Assault/Fighting
  • Bullying others
  • Causing disruption in school bus
  • Cheating in Examinations
  • Creating disturbance in the class or on the school ground
  • Disrespect for authority
  • Displaying inappropriate behaviour on field trips or in competitions
  • Extorting money from or threatening other pupils
  • Failing to bring stationery, homework or other required items repeatedly to class
  • Gambling or participating in any game of chance and skill for money, reward or prize
  • Gangsterism
  • Leaving school without approval
  • Playing truant
  • Smoking
  • Spitting and littering
  • Theft or possession of stolen property
  • Using vulgar language, either written, spoken or by gesture
  • Vandalism
  • Violating the dress code
  • Horseplay, act of mischief or doing any unsafe acts
  • Any other act that adversely affects the school climate