Riverside Primary school opened in January 2013. It is found at 110 Woodands Crescent in Singapore. Administrators chose the name Riverside to symbolize the holistic nature of the school because water is advantageous and nourishing to everything around it. Children learn both traditional and modern areas at Riverside. Life skills are also emphasized by the school through their arts and physical education programmes.
The Riverside Signature Programmes stress critical thinking, communication skills, civic responsibility and global awareness. Conventional subjects include Social Studies, Science, and Math. Students can sharpen their language skills in English, Chinese, Malay and Tamil.
As the sun makes the water sparkle, good learning can bring out the brightest in kids. SPARKLE is an acronym that stands for Strength of character, Perseverance, Adaptability, Responsibility, Kindness, Leadership, Excitement and Truthfulness.
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Each student at Riverside Primary School belongs to one of four home, to promote unity. They are called Dazzling Gems, after the manner the sun sparkles on the water. The four houses are Ruby, Topaz, Sapphire and Emerald. This helps create a bond between teachers, students and the school.
The ethnic programmes at Riverside Primary Scool also highlight the holistic mission. The youngsters are taught observation abilities and visual literacy by art teachers. They stress children observation skills and the best way to talk about what they see. In Music Education pupils learn to value music in daily life as well as different types of cultural music.
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Physical Education at Riverside Primary School is an all around programme that helps each child grow and develop to their potential. Teachers aim to transfer their bodies with confidence and to help youngsters acquire their psychomotor skills. Kids learn many to abilities promote their general well being. Hygiene and safety courses are equally as important as sports.