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Term Assessment 1 Schedule

Release of 2020 Singapore-Cambridge GCE O-Level Examination Results and 2021 Joint Admissions Exercise

2021 Semester 1 Class Timetables

2021 Sec 1 E-Registration on Bowen E-Registration Microsite

A warm welcome to our 2021 Sec 1 students and parents to our Bowen family.
Visit the Bowen E-Registration Microsite. to complete the E-registration and Sec 1 Camp declaration.
Website URL: https://sites.google.com/bws.edu.sg/2021-sec1-e-registration

Start Date : Wednesday, 23 December 2020
Start Time: 8am
Deadline for Completion of Registration : 1pm

KEY DEADLINES

For all students:

  • E-Registration and Secondary 1 Camp Declaration starts on Wednesday, 23 December 2020, 8am
  • Submit E-Registration and Secondary 1 Camp Declaration, by Wednesday, 23 December 2020, 1pm

  • Online ordering of uniform and books starts from Tuesday, 22 December 2020

  • Rental of Lockers Agreement Form (Optional) by Friday, 15 January 2021

For selected students:

  • Submit Application for Higher Mother Tongue Languages (HMTL), by Monday, 28 December 2020, 10am.
    Eligible students will be notified via Parents Gateway on 23 December if this applies.

  • Subject-based Banding Acceptance Letter, by Monday, 28 December 2020, 10am
    Eligible students will be notified via Parents Gateway on 23 December if this applies.

  • Application for Financial Assistance Scheme (FAS) through the General Office as soon as possible and latest by Monday, 28 December 2020.

  • Request/Appeal for Transfer (In/Out)


Resources for 2020 GCE N-Level Bowenian Graduates

Congratulations to our 2020 N-level Bowenian graduates! The results of the 2020 Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education (GCE) Normal (Academic)-[N(A)] and Normal (Technical)-[N(T)] Level Examinations were released on Thursday, 17 December 2020, 2.00pm.  

Students can access the following information shared via the links below.
  1. This deck of slides includes important dates, information and instructions on the Joint Intake Exercise (JIE)
  2. List of course offered by ITE
  3. List of Useful Resources for 4N Students
  4. Resources for Parents



2021 Online Purchase of Textbooks and Uniforms for Sec 1 only

Online Purchase of Textbooks and Uniforms for Sec 1 2021.
For Sec 2 -4/5, please refer to the next set of information.

  1. Due to COVID-19, the sales of textbooks and uniforms this year will be conducted online to manage the number of visitors to the school and to ensure crowds are kept to the minimum. This is done to safeguard the health of our students and parents.

  2. The Bookshop and Uniform Vendor’s websites for ordering the textbooks and uniforms will begin taking orders from Tue, 22 Dec 2020. Please access the websites to:
    a.     
    Order textbooks / uniforms and make payment through e-payment modes
    b.     Choose to self-collect the books / uniforms at the Bookshop at the chosen date / time.  
            Self-Collection at school starts from Mon, 28 Dec 2020
    c.     Or, get the items delivered to your house at a cost.  Indicate date and time as per the Vendor’s website.

  3. Please note: the Bookshop and Uniform Vendor at school will not serve walk-in customers who have not placed online orders beforehand.  This is to provide them time to pre-pack the orders and to ensure Safety Measures are observed.

  4. If you are not able to purchase textbooks and uniforms online, please call the bookshop and uniform supplier to give you an appointment time slot for walk-in purchase at school e.g using NTUC e-Voucher.

  5. Please refer to the information below. Please create a user account using your own choice of email address and password (there is no preset user ID or Password).

  6. Do note that teachers will use textbooks from Monday of Term 1 Week 3 onwards (i.e. Mon 18 Jan 2021), so there are ~2.5 weeks to order and take collection of the books”

  7. You may refer to the user guides for each vendor in the table below.

Bookshop

Uniform Vendor

Supplier

Pacific Bookstores Pte Ltd

Johnson Uniform and Trading Company Pte Ltd

Website

www.pacificbookstores.com

www.intrenduniforms.com

 User GuideUser Guide for Online Purchase of Textbooks.pdf  User Guide for Online Purchase of Uniforms.pdf  

Sales begin:

Tue, 22 Dec 2020

Self-collection at School / Home Delivery

Starting on Mon, 28 Dec 2020 (Refer to stipulated dates given on website)

Home Delivery Charge

$11.80 per delivery

$10.00 per delivery

Payment mode for online purchase

VISA/MASTER/Debit Cards/PayLah/PayNow

E-Nets/PayNow

On-site Payment mode

Cash/PayNow/NTUC e-Voucher

Cash/PayNow/NTUC e-Voucher

Contact No:

Tel: 6559 2269 /86485370

Tel: 6741 0930 / 84489939

Email

sales@pacificbookstores.com.sg

Email: sales@itu.com.sg

Application for MOE Financial Assistance Scheme (MOE FAS) 2021

  • Students who are applying or have applied for MOE FAS for 2021 should not purchase textbooks or uniforms before they are informed of the outcome of their FAS application. 

  • If you order Textbooks / Uniforms and make payment before your FAS application is approved, we will be unable to refund you even if the FAS application is approved.

  • The General Office (GO) will contact you to collect the ‘Approval of FAS for 2021 Letter’ i.e. do not come to school until you are contacted by GO.  The letter will have details of the collection of textbooks and uniforms.



2021 Online Purchase of Textbooks and Uniforms for Sec 2 - 4/5

Online Purchase of Textbooks and Uniforms for Sec 2 - 4/5

1.       Due to COVID-19, the sales of textbooks and uniforms this year will be conducted online to manage the number of visitors to the school and to ensure crowds are kept to the minimum. This is done to safeguard the health of our students and parents.

2.       The Bookshop and Uniform Vendor’s websites for ordering the textbooks and uniforms will begin taking orders from Mon, 9 Nov 2020. Please access the websites to:

a.       Order textbooks / uniforms and make payment through e-payment modes

b.       Choose to self-collect the books / uniforms at the Bookshop at the chosen date / time. Self-Collection at school starts from Wed, 18 Nov 2020 (please refer to stipulated dates given on website).

c.       Or, get the items delivered to your house at a cost.  Indicate date and time as per the Vendor’s websites.

3.       Please note: the Bookshop and Uniform Vendor at school will not serve walk-in customers who have not placed online orders beforehand.  This is to provide them time to pre-pack the orders and to ensure Safety Measures are observed.

4.       Please refer to the information below. Please create a user account using your own choice of email address and password (there is no preset user ID or Password).

Bookshop

Uniform Vendor

Supplier

Pacific Bookstores Pte Ltd

Johnson Uniform and Trading Company Pte Ltd

Website

www.pacificbookstores.com

www.intrenduniforms.com

 User Guide User Guide for Online Purchase of Textbooks.pdf   User Guide for Online Purchase of Uniforms.pdf  

Sales begin:

Mon, 9 Nov 2020

Self-collection at School / Home Delivery

Starting on Wed, 18 Nov 2020 (Refer to stipulated dates given on website)

Home Delivery Charge

$11.80 per delivery

$10.00 per delivery

Payment mode

VISA / MASTER / Debit Cards / PayLah / Paynow

E-Nets / Paynow

Contact No:

Tel: 6559 2269

Tel: 6741 0930

Email

sales@pacificbookstores.com.sg

Email: sales@itu.com.sg

Application for MOE Financial Assistance Scheme (MOE FAS) 2021

  • Students who are applying or have applied for MOE FAS for 2021 should not purchase textbooks or uniforms before they are informed of the outcome of their FAS application. 

  • If you order Textbooks / Uniforms and make payment before your FAS application is approved, we will be unable to refund you even if the FAS application is approved.

  • The General Office (GO) will contact you to collect the ‘Approval of FAS for 2021 Letter’ i.e. do not come to school until you are contacted by GO.  The letter will have details of the collection of textbooks and uniforms.

5.       Students who are coming back to school in Nov / Dec for CCA, school organized activities or to collect their textbooks / uniforms, they must be in school attire with proper shoes.


Safety Measures for all PE lessons going forward

Bowenians are to take note of the following Covid-19 Safety Measures put in place for all PE lessons when the school term resumes on June 2.
  • All students are to be in proper PE attire for all PE lessons
  • Wearing of Masks: All students to put on masks on their way to / after PE lessons.
  • All students are to bring along a day pack to store: 
    • Masks
    • Valuables
    • Personal water bottle (filled up at the start of the lesson).
  • No student will be allowed to use the water cooler to prevent cross contamination due to congestion at water points)



Launch of Bowen PE Microsite

Find out more about our PE curriculum from the Bowen PE microsite.

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BOWEN METTLE CHALLENGE 2020

The inaugural BOWEN METTLE CHALLENGE 2020 has ended! Well done Bowenians!
724 participants achieved 31,381 counts and raised $15,690.50 for the Singapore Children's Society.
We like to thank everyone who participated in this meaningful challenge and hope you all had fun at the same time.
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Password Reset Options for HBL

If students have forgotten their passwords and require assistance to reset their passwords, they should first proceed with the following self-help procedures. As a last resort, they may contact their Form Teachers for assistance.

  1. Student Learning Space (SLS)
    Students may get locked out of the system if there are too many failed attempts. SLS also require students to have a minimum of 12 character password.

    Office Hours: (School-based Helpdesk)
    Monday ― Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    Tel: 63852042 

    Non-Office Hours (SLS Helpdesk)
    Monday ― Friday: 
    4:00 pm ― 9:00 pm (School Days),  
    9:00 am ― 9:00 pm (School Holidays)

    Saturdays: 9:00 am ― 3:00 pm
    *Closed on Sundays & Public Holidays

    Email:  helpdesk@sls.ufinity.com
    Tel: (65) 6702 6513

  2. School Google Suite Accounts (@bws.edu.sg)
    Google Suite for Education allows students to collaborate using cloud-based tools. Applications include G-mail, Google Docs, Slides, Spreadsheet, Google Classroom etc.

    Office Hours: 
    Monday ― Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    Tel: 63852042 (School-based Helpdesk)

  3. ACE-Learning
    A Math on-line learning platform.
    - Consult individual Subject Teachers

  4. SSOE-IAMS login (School-based WIFI networks)
    This covers the login required on all SSOE devices that are on school-based networks,
    Eg. Computers in computer lab, 
    
    Office Hours: 
    Monday ― Friday:    8:00am - 4:00pm
    Tel: 63852042 (School-based Helpdesk)


"Learning for Life" Letters (Level-Specific)

The following letters (customised to level) emphasises on the school's focus on Learning for Life (LFL), i.e. deep and authentic learning to help Bowenians become much more curious, creative, collaborative, and confident learners. It also contains information on the 2020 academic assessment criteria

Enhanced school measures for novel coronavirus

MOE will be enhancing precautionary measures in view of the novel coronavirus situation. These include daily temperature taking and Leave of Absence (LOA) for students and staff with a travel history to China. You may refer to the following press releases.
  1.  MOE Press Release ((27 Jan(
  2. Additional Precautionary Measures: MOE Press Release (4 Feb)
Students are to bring their Oral Digital Thermometer (ODT) every day. Daily temperature taking will take place in respective classrooms before proceeding with lesson / assembly / cohort briefing. To facilitate the visual screening of student and staff at the foyer, the school's back gate will not operate in the morning. Please enter by the front gates

The school strongly advises students and their families to monitor their health and adopt good personal hygiene habits. Parents should seek immediate medical attention for their children if unwell, and ensure that their children recover fully before they return to school for classes. The school will work closely with students on LOA by supporting them with a home-based learning plan, which will enable them to continue with their learning. Let’s continue to keep good personal hygiene and stay healthy.

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