Northland celebrates Pongal
Northland Secondary School celebrated Pongal on Friday, 17 January 2020. Pongal is a festival celebrated in South India over four days, by farmers who give thanks to the Sun God for the blessings of a rich harvest. Organised by the Tamil Unit, the event seeks to educate our Northstars on the significance of Pongal and the importance about learning about other cultures and practices.
Staff Learning Festival
Staff Learning Festival 2019 is for staff to:
- Increase staff capacity and enhance school support in assessment literacy
- Form a clearer understanding of of WA in AA
- Explore digital literacy through the wonders of coding
Learners who Share - ALP Symposium
Teachers’ Day Celebrations
Leaders who Share - Mayor's North West Networking Session for Schools
Northland Celebrates Singapore's 54th National Day
Racial Harmony Week
Between 15 and 19 July 2019, Northland Secondary School celebrated Racial Harmony Week. A series of meaningful activities were lined up, including classroom discussions on racial harmony in Singapore, a special Citizenship Ceremony for where our Secondary 3s reflected on their responsibilities as Citizens in our multiracial context, a session of Cultural Bites where students, staff and partners got to sample Kacang Puteh, and a hall concert focused on our cultural diversity. We are also very heartened to have our PSG members come on board our RHD celebrations, with them organising a display of carefully curated ethnic items at Makers to help our students learn about our multiculturalism.
Leaders who Dare - NCC Day Observance Ceremony
Northland celebrated NCC Day on 3 July 2019, Wednesday. This year, NCC Day was led by the newly appointed CCA leaders of NCC Land & Air. The parade commander for NCC Day was Master Sergeant Muhamad Dannish Hyder Bin Md Shukor (NCC Land) from Sec 3A2 and the Contingent Commander was Staff Sergeant Nur Nabilah Binte Rosli (NCC Air) from Sec 3A2. They accepted this daunting task with pride and they did an excellent job leading and commanding the contingent.
NSS Combined Uniformed Groups (UG) Camp
Community Plank Art activity (organised by Nee Soon East CC)
D.A.R.E. Enterprise Education Programme
Mother Tongue Languages (MTL) Fortnight
Shooting for the Stars with our Dads
Northland celebrates Hari Raya Aidilfitri
Northland Secondary School Speech & Prize-Giving Day – Forge
SPEECH & PRIZE-GIVING DAY
MAKERS SPACE & THE FORGE
Bestowment Ceremony - Wushu
Bestowment Ceremony – Pipe Band
Northland Secondary School Anti-Drug Week
Arts Showcase – Indian Dance, Malay Dance and MCAC
Arts Showcase – Symphonic Band
Our Girl Guides commemorate World Thinking Day
Arts Showcase – Gu Zheng Ensemble
Our Guzheng Ensemble gave our Northstars an enchanting performance during morning assembly as the ensemble prepares itself for the Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation.
Literature Learning Journey – Off Centre
Total Defence Day 2019
Chinese New Year Celebration 2019
Northland Secondary School celebrates Pongal
Bestowment Ceremony – Basketball ‘B’ Division boys and Netball ‘B’ girls
Bestowment Ceremony - Hockey and Floorball ‘B’ Division boys and girls
Our Northstars had their graduation night on 22 November 2018 at Yishun SAFRA. Our Northstars came dressed in their nines to celebrate the end of their secondary school life. The students had a sumptuous meal and had fun taking photos with one another, being entertained by our teacher emcees, and finally witnessing the crowning of our Mr and Miss Northstar. It was an enjoyable and unforgettable night.
Education Minister Mr Ong Ye Kung visits Northland Secondary School
Education Minister Mr Ong Ye Kung visits Northland Secondary School On 16 October 2018, our school welcomed the presence of a very important guest - our very own Education Minister, Mr Ong Ye Kung. Mr Ong enjoyed a lunch dialogue with our Northstars and encouraged them to focus on learning and doing their best. Mr Ong also had a dialogue with our teachers and wanted to know more about their views of the recent Workplan Seminar announcements on reducing assessment load and shared his perspectives on focusing on better teaching and better learning. It was definitely an enriching experience for both Northstars and staff.
Graduation Day 2018
28 September 2018 marked the end of the secondary school education for the class of 2018. The momentous day kicked off with a nostalgic video clip taking the students down memory lane. Mdm Tan also congratulated the students and gave them some advice on the importance of making their time meaningful. This was followed by the speeches by the representatives of each stream and a video of well wishes from the staff of Northland. It was a day of pride and joy and tears as students marked the last day of their secondary school life with the loudest rendition of our school song, “Responsible and Resolute”.