Our annual 2 day, 1 night year-end camp for the middle and high-school students has always been a fun way to end the year of studies - with lots of fun, exciting and memorable games and activities. The day starts with some indoor challenges and games, as well as prepping for the beach, which includes filling up buckets full of water balloons and designing the team flags, shields and bandanna's. The highlight of the camp has always been the team-battles as well as castle-building and water-balloon war. With newly designed balloon catapults and shields, this year's battle was intense! After [...]
For this year-end educational trip, we provided an opportunity for our students to give back to the community. We believe it is not only educational but also character-building and eye-opening for the students. This year, we partnered up with our friends at Black Kettle and headed to the beach at Tanjung Bungah. After a quick briefing and breaking into two teams, led by Black Kettle's representatives Dyana & Michael, everyone got busy scouring the beach and picking up rubbish. Our little effort was wrapped up with some fun group games. The junior students worked up an appetite for delicious lunch boxes [...]
For the juniors 2019 year-end excursion, we brought our the students for a baking workshop at Bake in The Garden by Artisan. They were separated into two groups and baked two different kinds of pastries. The juniors learnt how to read and follow a recipe, measure and mix the correct amount of ingredients and some basic baking techniques, such as whisking and piping. At the end of the fun and educational session, they all left with their lovely and delicious pastries with huge smiles on their faces.
For this year's annual educational trip, the Juniors of Pinang A's visited The Habitat at Penang Hill! The objective of the trip was to learn about the flora and fauna of our tropical rainforest. With a backpack of mosquito repellents, their water bottle and snacks, the juniors were treated to a very interesting and fun hike through The Habitat. The staff were not only knowledgeable but also, friendly and very accommodating of the students and their questions. They led them in some games as well as quizzes and challenges about animals. The juniors also learned about the importance of the [...]
Pinang A's annual Sports League continues to test and push the students to their limits of teamwork, communication, as well as sportsmanship! Juniors as well as Seniors of team houses, Semper, Spes and Caritas, competed in athletic events such as Tug of War, Track & Field, Dodgeball, Badminton, Table Tennis and Futsal, to name a few. As the events progressed, some championships were defended while new champions emerged. It is always inspiring to witness the students strive, push themselves, and encourage their teammates towards a common goal.