Vision & Mission
Igniting the Joy of Learning,
Inspiring All to Care and Share
Gracious Citizens, Practising Talents
Every child has interests and talents.
AL!VE @ Punggol Primary School
also known as
Arts Live in Various Expressions @ PPS
Al!ve @ PPS through B.E.S.T Framework
The school leverages on the Arts to nurture gracious and creative pupils. A recipient of the National Arts Education (Glow) Award conferred by National Arts Council, the school has a vibrant arts education programme.
Underpinning all the Aesthetics programmes and curriculum is our B.E.S.T ( B road-based E xposure for all and S pecial development for the T alented) framework which aims to provide the optimal environment for learning. B.E.S.T is then deployed through the pillars of our Aesthetics programme , the 5Es:
Arts E xposure
Arts E nrichment
Arts E xcursion
Arts E xperience
Arts E nhancement
The first 3 Es address the Broad-based Exposure while the 4th and 5th Es address the Special Development for the Talented, with all 5Es supporting PPS Outcomes.
Arts Exposure - aims at exposing pupils to various art forms through Assembly Programmes
Arts Experience - aims at stimulating creativity, innovation and thinking by developing confidence and communicative skills through provision of opportunities to exhibit skills
Arts Excursion - aims at providing quality experiences and learning through attendance at art exhibitions, musicals and the likes.
Arts Enhancement - provides an avenue for pupils to further their learning in an area of interest through their CCA
Arts Enrichment - provides opportunities for the talented to practise and enhance their skills, beyond the curriculum.
Programmes & Activities
All Performing Arts CCAs were eager to showcase to the school what they have learnt at their CCA and they performed with pride. Pupils from the Visual Arts CCA also shared about their art piece and the processes they went through in planning their masterpiece.
Art Fiesta consist of art jamming booths where pupils can explore using various material to create art pieces which they can take home.
Busking is a recess programme where pupils who are eager to perform can sign up to showcase their talents. There had been pupils who shared magic tricks, played musical instruments like the ukulele, piano and guitar, several dance performances which they choreographed themselves and numerous singing performances.
Collaboration with NAFA
P3 and P4 pupils were treated to performances on various musical instruments by students from Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts. They also learnt about the instruments and learnt songs about Mathematics concepts.
A programme to stimulate pupils’ interests in the arts in the hall in the morning before they begin with lessons.
P4 Museum-Based Learning
The P4 pupils were treated to a Learning Journey to the National Gallery Singapore to learn more about Singapore history through Art.
PPS Art Exhibition at Cheng San Public Library @ Hougang Mall - 3rd June to 26th June 2019