RAFFLES NEWS

Chinese New Year Celebrations 2017



  • 01 Feb 2017
    YEAR 1 TO 6
    General


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    Our school community ushered in the Year of the Rooster with festive music, brightly-coloured decorations and exciting performances by students and staff.

    The Year 1-4 and Year 6 classes kicked off the celebrations by spring-cleaning their homerooms. The students then participated in a lantern-making competition and homeroom decoration competitions, judged by a panel comprising teachers as well as staff from departments like Human Resource and Finance.

    The Year 1-4 celebration at the Albert Hong Hall featured a fun quiz, new year greetings from the teachers, an a cappella performance, and the much-anticipated performance by the RI Chinese Orchestra. Our Principal, Mr Chan, even sang a few festive tunes! Over at the Multi-Purpose Hall at Year 5-6, we watched performances by our very own Raffles Lion Dance, the Year 5-6 Chinese Orchestra and the Chinese Language Drama & Cultural Society.

     

    The Lunar New Year festivities have begun!

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    One of our ballers is part of the re-introduced 🦁Lion Dance Troupe!!! Woo Hoo!!

     

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    photo by Raffles Photographers


    photo by Raffles Photographers


    photo by Raffles Archives & Museum


    photo by Raffles Archives & Museum