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Parent Support Group


Welcome to PSG @ Hougang Secondary! 

We look forward to a brand new year of embarking on this journey with you, parents of HS students who are keen to take an active role in shaping the crucial teenage years of our children.

Your involvement in school-home partnership by becoming a member of the PSG in HS benefits your child, you as a parent and the school.

Objectives of HS PSG:

1. Promote the HOUGEAN Spirit (Making A Difference).

2. Inspire parents to be better role models for our children.

How can HS PSG support Hougang Secondary and Benefits of a HS PSG Member:

1. PSG to continue supporting the school’s activities - being a PSG member allow parents to volunteer in school programmes and projects in a structured and co-ordinated manner.

2. PSG to be that village or community where we can all learn from one another to help raise our kids together. Being a PSG member allow parents network and build relationship with other like-minded parents who come from diverse backgrounds and possess varied skills and experiences, all interested in serving the students and the school together for the benefit of the school, the children and the parents.

3. PSG to be the voice of the parents when it comes to giving feedback to the school on school policies matters. Being a PSG member allow parents to give feedback to the school in a constructive and structured manner.


HS PSG EXCO and Core Team at a glance:

PSG Exco Team 2017
Chairman
 Mr Alex Tham 

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Vice Chairman
Ms Cecilia Lim 
 
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 Honorary Treasurer 
 Ms Koh Liang Choo 
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 Program I/C
Mr Jackie Ng 
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 Father’s Wing Lead Mr Delvin Khong Mr Delvin Khong.jpg


Level Reps

Sec 1 – Ms Nicole Tham

Sec 2 – Ms Becky Yeo

Sec 3 – Ms Yoon Chui San

Sec 4 and alumni – Ms Perssy Choo


PSG members are welcome to volunteer and contribute in various ways, depending on the parents’ availability, preference and interests, such as:

• Attending PSG meetings and contribute your time and talents (e.g. through arts & craft);

• Providing feedback and suggestions on parental involvement;

• Attending and supporting school functions and events as members of the PSG;

• Recruiting other parent volunteers to join the PSG;

• Representing parents’ voices and provide constructive feedback to help school implement new policies / improvement;

• Offering professional and personal expertise to the PSG to help improve its processes; and

• Supporting and advocating the school’s mission, vision and directions.

Key HS Events in 2017

In Collaboration with HS PSG Support

27 Jan (Fri)

CNY Celebrations

14 Jul (Fri)

Racial Harmony Day  (RHD) 10.00 am to 1.00 pm

9 Mar (Thurs)

Secondary 4/5 Career Day

Parents who like to share their work experiences with HS students, please liaise with PSG level reps or Ms Madeline Neo.

30 Aug (Wed)

Teachers’ Day

Celebration

10 Mar (Fri)

GRC Sports Carnival

(Spartan Race)

12 Oct (Thurs)

or

17 Oct (Tue)

Career Talks for Sec 1/2

Parents who like to share their work experiences with HS students, please liaise with PSG level reps or Ms Madeline Neo.

25 Mar (Sat)

Community Recycling Day

9.00 am to 1.00 pm

21 Oct (Sat)

Grandparents' Day

7 Apr (Fri)

International Friendship Day (IFD)

10.00 am to 1.00 pm

Nov 2017

(Date TBA)

HS Open House

6 Jun to 24 Jun

or

7 Nov to 18 Nov

Sec 3 Work Attachment

Parents who are business owners or are in positions to make decisions in their work place to open up such opportunities, please liaise with or contact PSG level reps or Ms  Neo.

Dec 2017

(Date TBA)

Registration Day for Sec 1 Students Intake 2018


*Weekly Volunteer Service

Tuesdays 3.30 pm to 5.30 pm and/or Fridays 1.00 pm to 6.00 pm

4 Areas: homes, environment, community based, children- this needs clarification.

Interested parents may contact Mrs LIM Suet Peng (VIA HOD) via email at soon_suet_peng@moe.edu.sg


Key PSG Meetings & Events in 2017

Open to All PSG members

18 – 19 Feb

R3 Camp

25 Feb (Sat)

9am to 11am

PSG Breakfast Meeting with the Principal, Mr Ari

Venue: SRC Room @ HS Level 3

1 Apr (Sat)

9am to 11am

PSG Meeting - to prepare for IFD 7 April Fri

Venue: Conference Room @ HS Level 1

Activities: Balloon Sculpting & Friendship Band Making

3 Jun (Sat)

9.30am to 5.30pm

PSG Bonding Day

MBTI Workshop (Lunch included)

Venue: SRC Room @ HS Level 3

8 Jul (Sat)

9am to 11am

PSG Meeting – to prepare for RHD 14 Jul Fri

Venue: Conference Room @ HS Level 1

19 Aug (Sat)

9am to 11am

PSG Meeting – to prepare for Teachers’ Day Celebration 30 Aug Wed

Venue: Conference Room @ HS Level 1

November

(Date TBA)

PSG Year End Retreat

Venue: TBA

November

(Date TBA)

HS Open House

December

(Date TBA)

HS Registration Day for Sec 1 Students (2018 Intake)


JOIN US TODAY…

TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE!  

You can reach us at:  Email:  hss.psg@gmail.com  

Instagram: hs.psg

Facebook: PSG@hougang secondary


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