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Science & Astronomy Club

Science Club

Astronomy Club

 

 

Members of RISAC (Raffles Institution Science & Astronomy Club) are passionate and motivated in their pursuit of Science and Technology. The club provides a platform for members to learn from each other and discuss Science problems with greater depth and rigour. The club gathers every Friday afternoon to engage in hands-on experiments, demonstrations and lectures on different branches of Science. On Friday evenings, members get to interact with the students from Y5-6 Astronomy Club and bond over astronomy, astrophysics, and navigating the night skies. An annual overseas learning journey is organised to provide an escape from Singapore’s light pollution, allowing members to appreciate the untainted night sky.

To reach out to the school community, RISAC supports a wide range of Science-related activities in school which include:

  • Inter-House Science Competition
  • Raffles Science Olympiad (RSO)
  • Raffles Institution Open House
  • Training programme for Astrochallenge
  • Training programme for National Science Challenge
  • Training programme for Singapore Astronomy Olympiad

Teacher Mentors



Mdm Geraldine Tan Shu Hui
Mr Conrad Zheng Shenglong
Mr Daniel Chua Wei Sheong

Achievements & Highlights



International 40th CB Paul Memorial Science Quiz 2018
Top Institution; Individual Young Scientist Award
Category 1 (Junior): 2 Gold, 3 Silver and 2 Bronze
Category 2 (Senior): 10 Gold, 4 Silver and 1 Bronze


National Science Challenge 2018
Semi-Finals


Astrochallenge 2018
Finalist


6th Singapore Astronomy Olympiad
Keane Ng, Bronze Medallist