News & Updates : 2021

One of the top international schools in Singapore, NPS International School is an active and dynamic school environment! Get a glimpse of what’s happening in our campus. Stay updated with our school recognitions, learners’ achievements, and other important announcements through our posted blog articles on this page.

January 2022

Pongal festival event at Clive Street

On the 14th January, Malavika Ramesh & Nanadana Rajesh from NPS International School, took part in a painting camp as part of a Pongal festival event at Clive Street, Little India, Singapore organized by LISHA. The public was able to witness the students doing their artworks representing the Pongal Festival giving students the experience of interacting with the public while painting. This was a different and very valuable learning experience for the students as they could curate their art depiction of what Pongal means to them. It proved to be an interesting and popular event for the public making it the headlines on the MediaCorp Seithi Tamil News.

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Art Gallery @ the rooftop terrace pavilion of Tekka Place

On 15 and 16 January, Our honorable Deputy High Commissioner of India High Commission, Singapore, Mr. Siddhartha Nath visited our students Art Gallery @ the rooftop terrace pavilion of Tekka Place. All artworks in the showcase were created by our talented students.

ASEAN Rapid Chess Tournament
Virtual Penang Chess Competition

Congratulations to Atiksh Agarwal for winning the 3rd place in the Virtual Penang Chess Competition. He has competed with students from Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand and we are very happy with his achievement!

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ASEAN Rapid Chess Tournament
ASEAN Rapid Chess Tournament

Congratulations to Vedant Nayudu from Grade 5! Competing with 38 students in Singapore, he has won the 3rd place in the ASEAN Rapid Chess Tournament, "under 10" group category! The tournament was held on 26 December 2021, organized by ASEAN Chess Academy and in co-operation with the Singapore Chess Federation.

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December 2021

Science Olympiad Foundation Exams
Science Olympiad Foundation Exams

We would like to congratulate Manveer Dodani from Grade 5 for achieving top position in SOF’s (Science Olympiad Foundation) Olympiad Exams! Academic year 2020-21 saw a widespread participation from 48,000 schools from 48 countries. The Olympiad consisted of 4 exams in which Manveer attained 3 Gold medals and a medal of distinction. Kudos for this achievement, the certificate and trophy awarded stand as testament to your competitive spirit and academic excellence.

November 2021

3D Pyramid Creative Activities

NPSI activities and programmes are designed to stimulate creative expressions. Creative activities help the students to develop their observation skills, boost self-esteem and confidence level. It helps to increase problem-solving abilities and develop physical and emotional thinking skills for their future success! To book a slot for the virtual or non-virtual campus tour, please call us at 6294 2400, ext. 203 and 205 OR register online by clicking here.

Creative Wall Mural Painting

NPSI art students recently have rolled up their sleeves and unleashed their brilliant creativity, painting a large Wall Mural sized 20ft (w) x 30ft (h) with ‘Nature & Animals’ as the theme in the Primary School Campus. It has added a whole array of colours to the learning environment for the young. It stands beside a new learning garden that would engage students in inter-disciplinary hands-on activities.

We have donated 4,000 storybooks!

At NPSI, we believe in cultivating empathy in children. Our students have donated over 4,000 storybooks to Beyond Social Services, a charity dedicated to helping children and youths from the less privileged backgrounds. These donated books will be sent to the children who are living in rented flats with minimal exposure to books. We hope by donating these books, the less privileged kids will be benefited from: - building up the vocabulary, prevents cognitive decline, strengthens the brain and cheering them up!

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World Scratch Coding Olympiad 2021
World Scratch Coding Olympiad 2021

Congratulations Shanaya Bhandari on your victory! Shanaya from Grade 3D has won the 1st place in “World Scratch Coding Olympiad 2021”. She is passionate about coding and her interest grew when she started creating short-animated stories and games! Shanaya has competed with entries from 48 local and international schools. The 25 international judges look for creative coding, realistic animations, good graphics and the music and sound used for the game and story of an Amusement Park! Shanaya was required to optimize code and algorithm with the use of advanced features. The judges were very impressed with her creativity and skills!

October 2021

Rank 13th in the world in Global Top IB Schools
Rank 13th in the world Global Top IB Schools

Congratulations to everyone at NPSI. We are successfully rank 13th in the world "Global Top IB Schools", standing out among local and global schools! Thank you management, principals, teachers and students for the remarkable efforts! It has been a wonderful IB journey we all had!

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October Achievements!
October Achievements!

Warmest Congratulations to our students on their achievements in the recent competitions! Organised by Sangam Singapore, supported by the High Commission of India and World Hindi Secretariat, Mauritius.

Competing with 5 schools in Singapore, Aashna Gaikwad from IBDP Grade 11 has won 1st prize in the Debate Competition, Srishti Arora from IGCSE Grade 10 has won 2nd prize in Essay Writing and Aditi Kaul from CBSE Grade 10 has won the Best Speaker Prize award.

The local and international judges looked for understanding and mastery over Hindi Language and they were very impressed by the students' achievements!

Students' Creative Artwork Display at Bedok Library
Students' Creative Artwork Display at Bedok Library

NPS International School has collaborated with Bedok Public Library to display vibrant artworks by our students depicting various Indian festivals for Deepavali. You're cordially invited to view our students' artwork at Bedok Library, Level 3 near the entrance, till Nov 8 2021 from 10am to 9pm.

Journey with NPSI

A creative Video Animation project taken up by our student, Madhav Lodha, IB YR IC.

Chess Tournament Champion

Heartiest congratulations to L. Adhbutha Kesari from Grade 5B for winning the 1st place in the online Orissa State Chess Tournament. During the tournament, Adhbutha has played competitively in the series of chess games competing with 39 students around the world. The panel of judges looked for analytical skills, tactics, strategy, and planning skills.

At NPSI, we encourage persistence in any activity outside of academics too! Students get to learn critical-thinking and problem-solving skills - and even Mathematical abilities!

September 2021

Winners - Storytelling and Poetry Recitation

At NPSI, the students get to explore, visualize, and spark their imagination through Poetry Recitation and Storytelling. Congratulations to Anika Sharma (Grade 4C) who has won the 2nd place, Estella Monica Lijo (Grade 3C) 3rd place, Sachit Singh Goraya (Grade 4A) 3rd place and Tiara Chakroborty (Grade 5F) consolation for the Poetry Recitation & Storytelling competitions organized by Hindi Diwas & Saptah SG 2021. Competing with four schools in Singapore, the judging panels are from Fiji, Japan, India and Singapore. They were very impressed by their performance!

August 2021

Poetry Competition - Language Week

At NPSI, we believe that Poetry is a form of expression. Students get to learn self-awareness, sparks creative thinking, and improves language skills. Our students have recently participated for the Poetry writing competition for the Language Week. Students are expected to write and recite the Poem using the right pronunciation, tone and confidence!

Write for Kindness
Write for Kindness

Working hard to amplify the message of kindness, our students unleashed their creativity and graciousness in the 2021 Write for Kindness competition held by the Singapore Kindness Movement (SKM). Winners in the story-writing and illustration category, ‘Mellie’s Marvellous Garden' will be published and distributed by the organizers to local preschools in 2022 to inspire kindness in young children. Students who participated in the poetry-writing and illustration category had also won them ‘Best Illustration’ with a delightful piece titled ‘Paint the World with Kindness’.

NPS International Students pay tribute to 75th India Independence Day!
"Kids Care about Climate Change" International Poster Contest

Heartiest congratulations to our students who have won the Grand Prizes in the "Kids Care about Climate Change" International Poster Contest organised by Fifteen Trees and Homeward Bound. 2,629 students from 213 schools have participated across 33 countries!

Every drawing will be part of a giant banner size 7m x 5m. The giant banner will tour and be filmed in iconic forests around the world that are under threat like the diverse and unique forest of SW Australia, the giant trees of Tasmania, mangrove forests in Australia, Indonesia and Brazil, tropical rainforests of the Amazon and southeast Asia, giant sequoias and redwoods in the USA, and boreal forests in Canada! All the travel associated with this giant banner will be 100% carbon offset by planting even more trees! The students' work who had their work included in the banner will be presented to the Climate Conference in UK.

Poster Competition for Book Donation Drive
10 August, 2021

Our students have participated for the Poster Competition on 10 Aug and here are the winners Shaurya Keshari from Grade 4E and Kiyara Khanna from Grade 3C. They have unleashed their creativity by transforming the upcoming event poster into an art piece! These Posters will be used for the upcoming Language Week & Book Donation Drive event in September!

Here are more details about the upcoming Language Week & Book Donation Drive Sep event!

Curious Creatures, Wild Minds
6th Sep, Mon - 10th Sep, Fri 2021
During this event, we encourage our students to donate children's fiction and non-fiction books. These books will be donated to the local charity, distributed to the needy children who have no access to books. Students will get to participate in competitions of Bookmark Design, Handwriting & Illustrated Poem, Make a Puppet and Traditional Tale Writing.

Stay tuned.

Video Animation Project
August, 2021

An interesting Video Animation project taken up by an NPSI student. It was an amazing effort and journey by the student!