Events
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Friday, 22 March 2019
All day
Auditorium
ES Grade 5 Expo

This is our largest Exit Point to an IPC Unit of Work in the Elementary School. In a small group, students enquire into a topic related to sustainable tourism and the responsibility of being a tourist. This is part of the "The Holiday Show" unit which runs over an 11-week period. During this time, besides developing their knowledge and understanding related to the unit, they also apply their research, thinking, communication, self-management and social skills. The school community is invited to view students' exhibits in the Auditorium.

25-29 March 2019
All day
S Block - Room S06-07
HS IB2 Visual Arts Exhibition

This exhibition marks the culmination of Visual Arts course of the IB Diploma. All students in the course are required to curate their portfolio of works completed over the past two years. Parents and friends will be able to ask questions of each student, and celebrate their personal and technical progress in Fine Arts.

Friday, 29 March 2019
10:30 am to 11:30 am
Auditorium
Kindergarten K2 Concert

Throughout the academic year, the children are exposed to many different types of music and instruments to develop an appreciation for a variety of musical styles. The children experiment with making sounds and music in a wide range of activities and they learn to freely express their ideas, moods and feelings through singing, movement and dance. The Kindergarten Concerts provide the children with an opportunity to consolidate skills and demonstrate their creative and musical ability. We invite parents to this spectacular and entertaining event.

Friday, 5 April 2019
2 shows: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Auditorium
High School Dance Show

This event showcases the talent and creativity of our IB MYP and IB Diploma Dance students. As part of their course assessment, each student is required to create, choreograph and perform items. The energy and skill on show are an inspiration to all who attend.

Saturday, 6 April 2019
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Global Picnic 2019

The Global Picnic celebrates the unique cultural diversity at Overseas Family School (OFS). This event is organised by the Parent Association (PA), with the help of the OFS staff, students and the entire parent community working hand in hand. Its true spirit revolves around a desire to share your country's unique customs and traditions, games, culture and food with the OFS staff, students and parents in a lively atmosphere on a fun-filled afternoon.

Wednesday, 10 April 2019
5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Auditorium, G22, S01-04
Grade 11 University Evening

This evening for parents, guardians and students is targeted at Grade 11s . The HS Academic Advisors and Language Liaison Teachers will present sessions throughout the evening, to assist with the planning process for applications to universities. We will also introduce a timeline outlining important dates in the university application process.

Monday, 22 April to Friday, 26 April 2019
All day
J Block - Level 4 Activity Room
ES Grade 4 & 5 Art Exhibition

The Art Exhibitions provide an opportunity for students to showcase their creativity and originality. The selected art pieces, connected to their IPC Units of Work, reflect a variety of art skills and use of media, especially the use of recyclable materials. The exhibition is a week-long event where families and friends are welcomed to visit any time during school hours.

Tuesday, 23 April to Thursday, 25 April 2019
All day
S06-07
HS Arts Exhibition

This exhibition presents a selection of art works ranging from painting, ceramics, photography videos undertaken by students of IB MYP and IGCSE Art.

Saturday, 27 April 2019
9:00 am - 4:30 pm (estimate)
Auditorium
Simultaneous Chess Display with Grandmaster Ju Wenjun

Along with Mother Tongue and Math Coding, Chess has been an important initiative of OFS Intellectual Development Program. Together, they help our students to develop strategic thinking skill and focus well in all other academic subjects.

In line with our continuing efforts on developing student intellect, OFS has invited the Women's World Chess Champion, Grandmaster Ju Wenjun, to visit our school on Saturday, 27 April 2019. Her visit provides a unique opportunity for our students to meet a World Chess Champion, who will sign autographs and be individually photographed with students. The day will also feature other Chess activities for students.

A feature event of the full-day event will be a Simultaneous Chess Display, where Ms. Ju will play against 35 OFS and non-OFS students at the same time. The Singapore Chess Federation have indicated their support for OFS, and will be sending their top players to this chess event. We look forward to welcoming Ms. Ju, representatives from the Singapore Chess Federation, our registered guests and the OFS community to this chess event.

Friday, 3 May 2019 9:15 am to 10:00 am (Grade 1)
Friday, 3 May 2019 10:30 am to 11:15 am (Grade 2)
Tuesday, 7 May 2019 9:15 am to 10:00 am (Grade 3)
Tuesday, 7 May 2019 10:30 am to 11:15 am (Grade 4)
Thursday, 9 May 2019 9:15 am to 10:00 am (Grade 5)
Auditorium
Elementary School Global Concert

Coming together to celebrate our cultural diversity through dance, music and drama. Students sing songs about global themes that also reflect their Units of Work. Every student in the elementary school takes part in the global concert celebrations.

Friday, 10 May 2019
10:30 am to 11:30 am
Auditorium
Kindergarten Pre-K2 and K1 Concert

Throughout the academic year, the children are exposed to many different types of music and instruments to develop an appreciation for a variety of musical styles. The children experiment with making sounds and music in a wide range of activities and they learn to freely express their ideas, moods and feelings through singing, movement and dance. The Kindergarten Concerts provide the children with an opportunity to consolidate skills and demonstrate their creative and musical ability. We invite parents to this spectacular and entertaining event.

Thursday, 16 May 2019
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Auditorium
ES Musical Soirée

This is an evening concert featuring a variety of musical performances by selected students. Auditions occur a few weeks before the Soirée. Families, friends, and fellow students are invited to attend our Soirée.

Friday, 31 May 2019
12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Auditorium
High School Graduation Ceremony

Our end-of-year graduation ceremony recognises the completion of High School and awarding of the US accredited High School Diploma. The Diplomas are conferred at a full school assembly, followed by a reception for the graduates, their family and friends.

Friday, 3 June 2019
10:00 am to 12:30 pm
Auditorium
Kindergarten Graduation

The Kindergarten Graduation marks the completion of the children's time in Kindergarten. The Graduation ceremony involves a presentation of certificates, a medley of songs performed by the K2 Graduating class, followed by a class party. We invite parents to this grand event to celebrate this important milestone.

Tuesday, 4 June 2019
9:30 am to 11:25 am
Auditorium
ES Grade 5 Graduation

The Grade 5 Graduation occurs in the last week of school as we celebrate the end of Elementary School for our Grade 5 students. It is a wonderful occasion for parents, students and teachers alike.

Tuesday, 4 June 2019
10:00 am
S06-07
High School SPP Award Ceremony

All our Study Preparation Program students join together to recognize the dedication and hard work of students completing SPP and moving to mainstream classes. Parents and guardians are welcome to attend. After the ceremony, students enjoy a field trip with their teachers.

Thursday, 6 June 2019
10:00 am to 12:00 am
Auditorium
MS Grade 8 Graduation

The Grade 8 Graduation is the culminating event for the Middle School family. Students that have reached this point and pinnacle of Middle School, celebrate together as a rite of passage through to High School, with family.