Valentine’s Day Rejection Poetry Contest

This year we held a Valentine’s Day contest on our Instagram page at @nushjournalism. Students wrote and submitted poems about rejection, and we received 81 poems in all. Below are the first to third place winners, as well as the honorable mentions and other entries. Congratulations to all winners! first place Ernest Cheong M20307 Star-crossed’sContinue reading “Valentine’s Day Rejection Poetry Contest”

Research Congress 2019

Photo Credits to Oviya By Oviya Over 130 posters from NUS High, local, and overseas schools stood mounted in the school hall, marking Wednesday 20th of February as NUS High’s 12th Research Congress. This annual event is the culmination of our students’ efforts on their research journeys spanning months. Mrs Lee spoke of the resilientContinue reading “Research Congress 2019”

Student Leaders’ Investiture 2019

By Shina and Janani The Student Leaders’ Investiture, or SLI, is an annual event welcoming the new student leaders while honouring the contributions of the existing and past student leaders. This year, the theme of SLI was Coalescence, which encapsulates the joining of different objects or elements to form one united body. This is symbolicContinue reading “Student Leaders’ Investiture 2019”

Speech Day 2019

By Cayden and Debraath The annual NUS High Speech Day acknowledges and celebrates the academic and holistic accomplishments of our students. The ceremony started off with a performance by NUS High’s Dance Club. Following this, Mrs Lee delivered her address, welcoming the Year 1s and reviewing the events of Orientation 2019. She also highlighted theContinue reading “Speech Day 2019”

Quest for the Purapura Leaves

Photo Credits to the Media Club By Debraath This year, the Year 2s were presented with an unprecedented opportunity to go for an overnight camp at the Dairy Farm Outdoor Learning Adventure Camp for three days. The excited students gathered in school on the first morning of orientation, eagerly awaiting the buses that would takeContinue reading “Quest for the Purapura Leaves”

Ignitus 2019 – Finale

By Janani

After days of battling bioweapons and satisfying the spirits, Orientation 2019 was finally coming to an end. Students dressed in red, yellow, green and blue huddled together on the track and grandstand, chattering excitedly as they awaited the ever-exciting finale. This year, as a delightful addition to the traditional house floats, the Year 1 students put up commendable performances for all to enjoy. […]

Hackathon and MakerFest

By Dayrius and Cayden

On 25 August 2018, NUS High held its inaugural Hackathon and Makerfest. The event was packed with workshops and exhibitions showcasing the power of engineering in solving real-world problems. The Engineering Interest Group (EIG) organised multiple activities, including Hovercraft construction, Arduino and TinkerCad workshops. Primary school students learnt the basic physics of a hovercraft and tried their hands at building one out of readily available materials.

External organisations chipped in with DSO coordinating Hack-a-Toy, […]