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Character & Citizenship Education


Character and Citizenship Education is at the heart of The Admiralty Experience that all Admirals will learn.

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Department HeadMs. Di Islin Bte Mohd Isa 
Subject HeadMr. Ang Shi Da (SH/CCE)
Character and Citizenship Education CommitteeMr. Jonathan Jacob
 Ms. Chong Ying Xi 
 Ms. Chew Weixin
 Environmental Education AdvisorsMdm. Tamil Selvi 
 Ms. Tay YiRong
 Mr. Muhammad Faizal Bin Muhammad Thah 


LIGHTS Lessons
LIGHTS is an acronym for our school values and LIGHTS lessons are structured time weekly for the carrying out of lessons in the following areas.

  • Character and Citizenship Education
  • Learning for Life Programme
  • Sexuality Education
  • Education and Career Guidance
  • Cyber Wellness
  • Values in Action

Assembly Programme
Assembly Programmes are an extension of the LIGHTS lessons where students learn together through level-wide and school-wide programmes.

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An overview of assembly programmes in Admiralty Secondary School

Army Open House 2017 (NS50)

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All Secondary 3 students participated in the NS50 Army Open House at the Floating Platform

Total Defence Day Singapore Discovery Centre Learning Journey
As part of Total Defence Day Commemoration, all Secondary 2 students have the chance to visit the Singapore Discovery Centre to learn more about the 5 pillars of Total Defence and how they can play a part through fun-filled, hands-on activities.

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Secondary 2 students learning about Total Defence through activities at Singapore Discovery Center

Total Defence Day @ Riverside Primary School

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Uniform Groups from Admiralty Secondary School showcasing their precision
drill skills at Riverside Primary School

Youth Empowerment Programme
This is a character building outreach programme to encourage active citizenry in terms of giving back to the community. In collaboration with Crossroad Youth Center and MOE Kindergarten @ Riverside Primary, Admirals go through character building in terms of building emotional resilience. This gives our selected group of students a worthy platform to demonstrate school values like Teamwork and Self-Discipline while impacting the community.

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Admirals doing basic artwork with children at MOE Kindergarten

SG Secure Exhibition by SPF
Singapore Police Force showcased their latest equipment and engaged students through an assembly programme, to promote SG Secure.

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Students and SPF officers coming together for the SG Secure Exhibition

Environmental Education

Clean, Green and Sustainable Singapore 2016 and North West 13th Environmental Regional Workshop
Environmental Champions from Art and Environment club participated at the Clean, Green and Sustainable Singapore Carnival in November 2016. Conducting a workshop in Upcycling, students advocated for Waste Minimisation through reducing the use of plastic bags by making plastic bag roses.

This workshop was selected to take part in the North West 13th Environmental Regional Workshop, where North West CDC Mayor Teo Ho Pin was the Guest of Honour.

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Our students from Art and Environment Club conducting an Upcycling workshop at
Clean Green and Sustainable Singapore in Nov 2016

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Our students at North West 13th Environmental Regional Workshop cum
Green Living Awards 2017 Ceremony

Youth for Environment Week
In April, the school intensified green efforts and advocacy to our community through a range of school activities in line with Youth for the Environment Week. Art and Environment Club organized a YED carnival where there were games, activities and competitions to promote green efforts in school.

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Students leaders promoting Youth for the Environment Day Carnival @ ADSS

Litter pick-up activity during Admirals Run at Japanese Garden
As part of "Keep Clean, Singapore", students took responsibility in keeping the park clean by having a coordinated litter picking activity after our annual Admirals' Run at Japanese Garden. Students learnt the values of graciousness by keeping the park clean for other park users through this activity.

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Students during litter pick-up activity