The Uniformed Groups (UG) are recognised as a strong character building platform, as it helps to instil in students commitment and loyalty to the nation, develop ruggedness of body and mind as well as cultivate leadership qualities and discipline and esprit de corps. It is important that a significant proportion of our students continue to benefit from the UG.
UG, The Preferred Choice
We build and enhance the capacity of schools and stakeholders to enrich students’ experience through the Uniformed Groups.
UG Immersion & Adventure Trip to Gopeng, Perak
On 27 to 31 October 2014
A group of 5 teachers and 35 members from the UGs embarked on a cultural immersion and adventure journey to Gopeng, Perak. The trip raised students’ awareness of cultural difference of the global community and provided opportunities for students to live out the school values. The programme included activities such as abseiling, white-water rafting, caving, visit to hot spring and trekking. The trip also offered an excellent opportunity for students to acquire valuable life skills such as teamwork and relationship management.
UG Overseas Learning Experience
On 18 April 2013
During the March holidays, 18-20 March 2013, a group of 78 members from the six UGs embarked on a service learning project in Batam. The trip raised students’ awareness of the realities and needs of the global community and provided opportunities for students to live out the school values by carrying out meaningful projects. In collaboration with a non-governmental organization, students were involved in the planning and organising of an outreach programme for two orphanages in Batam, Indonesia. The programme included mural and outdoor painting, assembling shoe racks and cabinets, cleaning and moving of construction materials, repairing building edges, cleaning and rearranging thebook shelves, organizing games for the orphans and installing a pulley clothes hanger. Apart from providing authentic platform for leadership development, the trip offered an excellent opportunity for students to acquire valuable life skills such as project management, teamwork, and relationship management.