- Provide both breadth & depth in pupils’ experience of the arts.
- Inculcate graciousness, resilience & confidence in pupils.
Exposure (assembly programs)
Experience (art & music curriculum and performing arts CCAs)
Excursion (Learning Journeys)
1. Modular Art & Music Curriculum
|Art||Clay making||Clay making||(Macro) Digital Photography||Digital photography||Ceramics||Ceramics|
|MS Paint||MS Paint||Microsoft PowerPoint
|Percussion instruments||Hand bells||Keyboard||Digital Music||Keyboard||Guitar|
P4 Sculpture Walk along Singapore River P5 LJ to Dragon Kiln
3. Aesthetics Events
4. Talent Development Programs
Pupils who show an aptitude and passion for visual arts will be selected to join Artitude, a program whereby pupils will further hone their artistic talents in different visual art forms and mediums. Pupils will also have the opportunities to participate in art competitions and exhibitions.
Pupils who have piano background will undergo training to play hymns for morning assembly as well as learn to play the ukulele. They will also stretch their music abilities by writing songs and going for music competitions.
Music Talent Development Program (Band and Choir)
This is an initiative by the co-curricular branch of MOE. Talented band and choir members will be selected and sent to audition for MTDC. Successful candidates will be admitted into the national primary school band and national primary school choir. This is a one-year program that is open to Primary 4 & 5 band and choir members. The program culminates in a graduation concert. Previous venues have included the Esplanade and the Singapore Conference Hall.
5. Aesthetics CCAs
The school has five aesthetics CCAs, including Art Club and four performing arts CCAs: Band, Choir, Contemporary Dance and Indian Dance. The CCAs regularly participate in the biennial Singapore Youth Festival (SYF). They also have opportunities to take part in exhibitions, perform in school and in public as well as attend external concerts and visit art exhibitions.
6. Aesthetics Assembly Programs
Assemblies serve as another platform for the department to expose the school to a variety of art forms & cultures. The following are a glimpse of a few exciting assembly programs that all pupils will get to attend:
1. My Friend, A Japanese Soldier
2. Drums of Singapore and Beyond
3. Racial Harmony Through Music
4. Introduction to Hip Hop
5. Funny Faces - Caricature drawing show