Kent Ridge Secondary School offers its Applied Learning Programme (ALP) under the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) strand and is focused on developing computational thinking through robotics. Kent Ridge Secondary School will offer the DSA-Sec to eligible students via Computational Thinking Skills. Students who show aptitude in computational thinking and are passionate and committed to develop this strength should apply.
- be passionate about coding or robotics
- preferably have relevant experience in coding or robotics
- be a good team player
Shortlisted DSA applicants will be notified of the date for in-person trial and interview by email. The in-person trial and interview will be conducted on the same day.
||1. Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an in-person trial.
2. The STEM (Computational Thinking Skills) trial will consist of the following:
Block-based Programming Assessment
Computational Thinking Skills Assessment
3. Each applicant will be assessed by a panel of teachers with a set of rubrics. The set of assessment rubrics is the same for all applicants.
||Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an in-person interview.
The applicants’ suitability and aptitude in computational thinking and ability to communicate their ideas confidently will be assessed by a panel of teachers.
|Please note that meeting all the criteria does not guarantee that the applicant will be shortlisted and/or given an offer.
DSA - Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (Computational Thinking Skills):
Ms Sally Chow, HOD/ICT
Mrs Tan Jiayi, SH/ICT
Kent Ridge Secondary School
147 West Coast Road