Jurong West Sec & Hwa Chong Institution Collaboration:
The HCI Boarding Experience
An Exciting Opportunity
An Exciting Programme Awaits JWSS students with effect from the year 2018!
As a first for the school, JWSS has partnered Hwa Chong Institution (HCI) for the HCI Boarding School Experience. This very unique programme offers JWSS students a rare opportunity to experience the HCI Boarding which aims to promote a culture of camaraderie, unity and friendship among boarders of different cultural backgrounds. Activities and events in the boarding become a platform for boarders to showcase their abilities and talents and a path for them to discover and explore their other potentials.
JWSS as well as HCI students stand to gain from this exchange as they would have greater opportunities for exchange of ideas as well as to develop a better understanding and awareness of socio-cultural dynamics.
The key objectives of this boarding experience are to provide students with the opportunities to:
Under this programme, selected Secondary Three students would be able to experience life as a boarding school student at the HCI Boarding School alongside HCI students for one semester.
Students selected to be on the programme would be involved in events and workshops as part of the boarding experience which aim to hone their knowledge and competencies in the following areas:
Highlights of 2018
28 March 2018 : Meeting with Senior Minister for Trade & Industry and National Development, Dr Koh Poh Koon
During the latest SCOOP dinner on Wednesday (28 March 2018), our student, Deon Lee Zhi Jie from 3E3, had the privilege to interact with the Senior Minister of State for Trade & Industry and National Development, Dr Koh Poh Koon. His Facebook reflections on his interactions with our students that evening is accessible by clicking the image below.