Events
Past Events
2018
18 February 2019
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Parent Lounge (Level 4 of Administration Block)
A Workshop on Approaches to Learning

The Parent Association (PA) would like to invite all parents to a Workshop on 'Approaches to Learning: How to Help Your Child Study Without Becoming the Enemy'.

A workshop by Elevate Education to help parents to practically build their child's study habits long-term, so they can achieve their personal best at school.

The seminar will offer many practical tips for supporting your child's learning at home, to effectively manage their time, stay motivated. They will also discuss how parents can better support and help their children to become resilient, self-regulated and life-long learners.

Friday, 15 February 2019
9:30 am - 10:00 am
OFS Basketball Court
Lion and Dragon Dance

Gong Xi Fa Cai! The Parent Association (PA) invites all parents to come and watch the auspicious Lion and Dragon Dance, and celebrate the Chinese New Year with the School in welcoming the Year of the Pig.

It is a show not to be missed. Cold drinks and traditional Chinese snacks will be served right outside the cafeteria immediately following the performance.

Let us all come together to celebrate this special time of the year!

Wednesday, 13 February 2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Auditorium
HS Curriculum Night for Grade 10 Parents

Parents and guardians of Grade 10 students are invited to a presentation of the Senior High School program. The focus will be on the requirements of the IB Diploma and qualifications, leading to university applications. All High School administrators and teachers will be available to answer questions.

Tuesday, 29 January 2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Auditorium
HS Curriculum Night for Grade 8 Parents

Parents of Middle School Grade 8 students are invited to a presentation of the High School programs. The focus will be on Junior High School, with the continuation of IB MYP and the start of Cambridge IGCSE. An overview will also be presented of the Senior High School and qualifications, leading to university applications. All High School administrators and teachers will be available to answer questions.

21-25 January 2019
Pulau Ubin (Jelutong Campsite) and Aloha Loyang (Jalan Loyang Besar)
Middle School Grade 8 Camp

The Grade 8 Camp is an exciting opportunity for all the Grade 8 students to step outside of the classroom and enjoy each others' company. The students undergo a range of activities such as rock climbing, obstacle courses, kayaking, hiking, archery, problem solving activities, cooking and camping. They are stretched beyond their comfort zones at times and therefore given the opportunity to strengthen their collaboration skills and resilience. The Grade 8 Camp is certainly a rewarding experience!

Saturday, 19 January 2019
9:15 am - 2:30 pm
Auditorium
ES Chess Championship 2018/2019

The ES Chess Championship is an annual competition open to all OFS Elementary students. Playing in such a tournament is both a fun and challenging experience.

Thursday, 10 January 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Parent Lounge (Level 4 of Administration Block)

Are you new to our OFS Family? This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents as well as to learn more about the School. Come along and meet the Principals, Deputy Principals and the Parent Association Executive Committee while enjoying light refreshments prepared for you.

We look forward to seeing you this Thursday!

Thursday, 10 January 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Parent Lounge (Level 4 of Administration Block)
MS-HS New Parent Orientation

We invite all parents who are new to Middle and High School to join us in the Parent Lounge. The letter of invitation to new parents explains the separate information sessions throughout the morning, to explain the IB Middle Years Programme, Cambridge IGCSE and the IB Diploma. The Middle and High School Principals also offer insights into student life and expectations in their schools.

Thursday, 13 December 2018
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Atrium
HS December Graduation Ceremony

Our mid-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.

You can watch the livestream of the event on our Youtube page:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOCi68RCvu8

Wednesday, 12 December 2018
2:25 pm - 3:25 pm
MS Activity Room (Senior Block, Level 2)
Middle School SPP Awards Ceremony

All SPP families are invited to attend the SPP Awards celebration which takes place in the Middle School Activity Room on level 2 of S-Block, starting at 2:30pm. This is a celebration of all the work your children have put into their studies this semester. It is also an opportunity for SPP students to show their musical and speaking talents. Lastly, this is our chance to congratulate all students who are finishing their SPP Middle School studies and moving to mainstream classes.

Tuesday, 11 December 2018 (for Grade 1 & 2)
Wednesday, 12 December 2018 (for Grade 3)
9:15 am - 11:25 am
Basketball Courts/Field
Elementary School G1 - G3 Sports Day

Each grade level has a Sports Day once per semester conducted in the morning. Students are organised into house colours and participate in a variety of games and activities that promote cooperation, teamwork, social interaction and physical motor skills. Points are awarded at each station and the winning house colour is the one with the most points collected.

Monday, 10 December 2018 (for Pre-K1 and Pre-K2)
Wednesday, 12 December 2018 (for K1 & K2)
10:30 am - 11:30 noon
Kindergarten common room / Your child's homebase classroom
Kindergarten Holiday Party

The Kindergarten invites all parents to join us in our celebration of the end of the first semester and the upcoming holidays. The children will entertain you with a medley of Christmas songs, followed by a class party. The children may attend school in party clothes on this day.

Friday, 7 December 2018
International Food Tasting
5:30 pm - 6:45 pm
Atrium
UN Concert
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Auditorium
HS UN Celebrations: International Food Tasting & UN Concert

The highlight of our HS calendar, where all students and parents enjoy sharing the cultural performances and food of our OFS family of nations.

You can watch the livestream of the event on our Youtube page:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VOfzUt0-peM

Tuesday, 4 December 2018
9:15 am - 10:00 am
Auditorium
ES Grade 5 Holiday Concert

Respecting, understanding and appreciating other's cultures and beliefs are an important part of our curriculum. The holiday concert is an expression of that focus as we celebrate festivals from around the world.