Hougang Primary School
Guide to know about Hougang Primary School
Hougang Primary is a public primary school in Singapore’s Hougang neighbourhood. It began in 2000 when it was temporarily relocated along Yio Chu Kang Road while the new school building gets built. It only accepts kids from Primary 1 to Primary 3, and this group of P2-3 students gets transferred from other schools. In 2001, it relocated to a new school facility on Hougang Street 93, where it enrolled its second class. Hougang Secondary School gets located across the street.
The Hougang Primary School has received numerous prizes, including the “Lotus Award,” and is noteworthy for such a young institution. The school has already graduated two pioneer batches of pupils who completed their primary school education and is now enrolling in its eighth Primary class.
School Vision, Mission & Motto
Vision – Future-focused thinkers with a compassionate heart
Mission – every HGPian should be cared for holistically, with values instilled and skills for a changing world.
Motto – Excel With Character
School Values – Care, Integrity, Resilience, Responsibility
English, Mathematics, Science, and Mother Tongue Languages are available at Hougang Primary School. Physical, Outdoor, and Adventure Education, CCA, and Aesthetics are supplementary courses.
Hougang Primary School Co-curricular Activities
- Sport Climbing
- Green Club
- Chess Club
- Photography Club
- InfoComm Club-Coding
- Media Resource Library
- Chinese Dance
- Malay Dance
- Brass Band
- Indian Dance
- Art Club
- Drama Club
The upward arrow in gold – represents the school’s pursuit of success via a spirit of dedication, perseverance, honesty, integrity, and lifelong learning.
The water droplet shape – emphasizes the Chinese meaning of ‘Hougang,’ which is ‘the back of the river.’. “Water” represents life and wealth.
The wave in blue – symbolizes HGP’s desire to be active and vibrant, collaborating with her teachers, students, parents, and the community.
A child reaching out to the entire globe – signifies the desire to learn and the desire to have a positive impact on the world via love, compassion, and concern.
School Advisory Committee (SAC)
The School Advisory Committee for Hougang Primary School gets established in 2001. Members of the committee have contributed significantly to our institution from its beginning. They collaborate closely with the school administration, offer strong support for school programs, and assist in the fundraising money for school development and the enrichment implementation programs for students’ holistic development. Currently, SAC consists of community leaders, grassroots leaders, professionals, and current student parents.
Hougang Primary School’s Healthy Meals Program
Since July 11, 2016, the Healthy Meals in Schools Programme has been in place to support the HPB strategy of instilling healthy eating habits in children.
This School program intends to accomplish the following goals:
- Raise nutrition awareness.
- Incorporate more fruits, veggies, and whole grains into the pupil’s diet.
- Limit high-fat, high-salt, and high-sugar foods in your diet.
Stallholders selling set meals that include rice/noodles, meat, vegetable, and fruit will participate in this program. The set meal will be available in two sizes: small and large, with prices ranging from $1.30 to $2.00.
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