An ri-ej Perspective: HOUSE(how’s) life in EJC and RJC

Written by: Aaron Wong (21-I4), Jaime Rusli (EJC), Nicole Won (EJC), Yeo Rei Ya (EJC)  Picture this; you’re standing in a large crowd with dozens of other unfamiliar faces, and you’re being instructed to learn some sort of strange cheer or dance with them. You’re tripping over your words, or maybe even yourself, as your […]

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Where Thou Art, Art : The RI-EJ Perspective

Written by: Tricia Loh (21-U1), Sanjana Rajan (21-O1), Rakshita Murugan (21-E1), Jason Nathaniel Sutio (RI)  Designed by: Lay Kai En, Ashley (21-O1) Because it is foolish to criticise pre-existing civil systems, no sane citizen is ready to sink their hands into the dirty work of criticising the education system, and the vocational world after it, […]

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An RG-EJ Insight into Toxic Productivity

Written by: Ashley Lay (21-O1), Emily Tan (EJC), Ko Wen Ning (21-O4), Liew Yi Xuan (21-E1), Ranjana Venkatesan (RGS)  Designed by: Elizabeth Khoo Yuk Min (21-U1) “LOL I only got three hours of sleep last night”. As students in one of the most competitive societies around the world, we have likely heard something similar more […]

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The Value of the Arts in Singapore: An RG-EJ Investigation

By Elizabeth Khoo (21-U1), Emma Lee (21-O1), Katelyn Joshy (21-U1), Saara Katyal (RGS)  “Wait what, you’re taking the arts stream?” I remember my neighbour reeling back in surprise when I told her my plans for Junior College. “How about your future? Won’t the sciences prepare you better?”  In Singapore, the pursuit of the humanities has […]

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Singapore’s Secondary School Streaming System: the EJ-RGS perspective

Written by: Aiko Yeo (RGS), Ashley Koh (21-A1), Ashley Wee (21-U1), Carissa Aletha Liem (21-I1), Nicolle Yeo (RGS)  Designed by: Leanne Soh Li En (21-E6) “Every school is a good school.” We all want to believe this common local saying. Yet, it would be remiss to say that everyone’s experience in the education system is […]

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HOMES AWAY FROM HOME: PLACES OF SPECIAL SIGNIFICANCE IN EJC AND RI — PART 2

Check out Part 1 of this 2-part series here! Written by: Elizabeth Paulyn Gostelow (RI), Ray Lim (RI), Lim Junheng, Jovan (20-O5), Leia Ong Rui En(20-U1) Designed by: Kothandam Anusha (20-I1) Section II: Arts and Culture Preamble In this section, we focus on our schools’ distinct locations of arts and culture: physical manifestations of two […]

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Homes Away from Home: Places of Special Significance in EJC and RI — Part 1

Written by: Elizabeth Paulyn Gostelow (RI), Ray Lim (RI), Lim Junheng, Jovan (20-O5), Leia Ong Rui En(20-U1) Designed by: Kothandam Anusha (20-I1) Introduction The rustling of pages and the occasional whirring of printers. Perpetual chatter and laughter characteristic of the canteen. Pounding music and enthusiastic voices in rehearsal, heard from a mile away. Gusts of […]

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