Jurong West Secondary School

by | Jun 23, 2022

Jurong West Secondary School

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Know More About The Jurong West Secondary School

Jurong West Secondary School (JWSS) first opened its doors on Jalan Boon Lay on January 2, 2001. The school relocated to a new 3.1-hectare location on March 18, 2002, including computer and scientific facilities areas dedicated to Art, Music, and Dance. An astroturf for hockey, an indoor sports centre completed in 2009, and artificial turf for the Jurong West Secondary School field were among the sporting amenities. With its distinctive Applied Learning Programme (ALP), Learning for Life Programme (LLP), and topics including Computing, Exercise, and Sports Science, the school has established itself as the desired institution.

Jurong West Secondary School Singapore

School Philosophy, Culture, and Ethos:

Academic achievement and character development are hallmarks of a comprehensive education at our school, where we focus on students’ complete development. Our value-added academic achievement and CCA results represent the school’s commitment to enabling each student to reach their full potential. The Jurong West(JW) Experience gets based on the notion that when children are interested in and love what they do, they will do well in school and be more motivated to follow their interests after secondary school. Our innovative LLP and ALP developed with the future and national ambitions in mind as a future-oriented and forward-looking school. Jurong West Secondary School provides a wide range of fascinating academic and co-curricular possibilities through programs like Student Work Attachment, Student Leadership, Overseas Student Exchange, Talent Development in several disciplines, Enhanced Art Program, and areas like Exercise and Sports Science Computing. The JW experience gets designed to develop enthusiastic learners, inventive thinkers, and compassionate leaders by providing students with the information, skills, and values they need to succeed in their current and future endeavours.

  • School Vision

Learning gets driven by excitement, thinking by creativity, and leadership fueled by service in this values-based society.

  • School Mission

Students’ hearts and minds must engage and develop them to their great potential, allowing them to achieve their goals and participate as active citizens in society.

Jurong West Secondary School Students

Co-curricular activities (CCAs):

JWSS builds its curriculum on authentic experiences and service to equip students with 21st-century skills, socio-emotional capacities, and school values to develop students into responsible, caring, and adaptable citizens prepared for life and work. CCA training sessions, competitions, performances, camps, learning excursions, and abroad immersion tours are examples of actual experiences. 

Clubs and Societies:

  • Audio Video and Information Technology Club
  • LDDS – English
  • Science Club

Physical Sports:

  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Floorball
  • Frisbee
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Volleyball

Jurong West Secondary School Classroom

Visual and Performing Arts:

  • Art Club
  • Band – Concert
  • Choir
  • Dance – International

Uniformed Groups:

  • Boys’ Brigade
  • National Cadet Corps (NCC)
  • National Police Cadet Corps (NPCC)
  • Singapore Red Cross Society

Jurong West Secondary School Hallway


  • Additional Mathematics
  • Art
  • Basic Chinese
  • Basic Malay
  • Basic Tamil
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese
  • Chinese Normal (Academic)
  • Combined Humanities (Social Studies and Geography)
  • Computer Applications
  • Computing
  • Design and Technology
  • Elements of Business Skills
  • English Language
  • Exercise and Sports Science
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Food and Consumer Education
  • Geography
  • Higher Art
  • Higher Chinese
  • Higher Tamil
  • History
  • Literature in English
  • Malay
  • Malay Normal (Academic)
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Principles of Accounts
  • Project Work
  • Science
  • Science (Chemistry, Biology)
  • Social Studies
  • Tamil
  • Tamil Normal (Academic)
  • Humanities 
  • Higher Malay

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