Saturday, March 8, 2014

Notice of 26th Annual General Meeting

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Raffles Parents’ Association
…engaging parents of rafflesians

26th Annual General Meeting
22 March 2014 (Saturday), 9 a.m., LT 2 (Year 1-4 campus)

Dear RPA Member, 



Notice is hereby given that the 26th Annual General Meeting of the Raffles Parents’ Association (“RPA”) will be held on Saturday, 22nd March 2014 (Saturday) at 9 a.m. in Raffles Institution, Lecture Theatre 2 (Year 1-4 Campus).

The business to be transacted at the Meeting is as follows: 
1. Chairman’s Report 
2. Confirmation of Minutes of the 25th AGM 
3. Treasurer’s Report and the Adoption of the Audited Accounts for the year ending 31 December 2013 
4. Election of office bearers for 2014/2015 
5. Any other business provided prior notice has been given to the Honorary Secretary at least 7 days before the date of the Annual General Meeting, according to paragraph 12 of the RPA Constitution. 

Dated this 8th day of March 2014.

Light refreshment would be served before the AGM. 

After the AGM, Mr Jeffrey Lee from Raffles Guidance Centre will be giving a Cyber Wellness talk on “Privacy, Social Media and Media Literacy”.

To facilitate the preparation for the meeting, please click here to confirm your attendance and/or make a nomination for election to the Management Committee.

Please click here to view the AGM Report.

The financial statements would be available for viewing very shortly. Another notification would be sent when it is available.

For and on behalf of the 25th Management Committee of RPA 
Cathleen Ho 
Honorary Secretary

Raffles Parents’ Association
c/o 1 Raffles Institution Lane Singapore 575954
  For more information please visit RPA website

Raffles Parents’ Association, c/o 1 Raffles Institution Lane, Email:,, Singapore 575954, Singapore

Monday, February 24, 2014

Principal Lunch -24 February 2014

Principal Lunch - 24 February 2014

First lunch held in 2014, and inaugural session with our Principal, Mr. Chan Poh Meng. The session was attended by 20 parents from Year 2 to Year 4. Not left out is RI's Deputy Principal for Stakeholder Engagement, Mr. Edward Ng.
It started with lunch follow by Q&A from parents ranging from current hot topic such as the Budget cut, Value education to mostly in parents mind such as CCA, Raffles Academy, Chinese Language, etc.
The Lunch session ended slightly over 2pm as parents were eager with the chance to hear directly from Mr. Chan on shcool related matters.
Join us in the next session in April. Look out for the invite as mostly snapped out very fast.

Saturday, February 15, 2014


Raffles Parents’ Association
…engaging parents of rafflesians

Back by Popular Demand ….5th Year Running 

Calling all RPA Members,

Our children are almost at the end of the first term of school and soon they will get very busy gearing up for the mid-year exams. It is timely for both child and parents to take a little break and simply have fun!

Family Connect 2014 aims to do just that. It is an opportunity to get together, meet other parents, and more importantly it promises to be a fun-filled day for all family members, young and old alike.

We’ve got games, we’ve got welcome gifts for all, we’ve got makan … AND we’ve got great prizes!

Date: 5th April 2014 (Saturday)       
Time9.00am – 12.00pm       
VenueRI Astro Turf (Year 1–4 Campus)

We invite you to team up and join us at this year’s RPA Family Connect.

To take part, simply form teams of one RI student and one family member.  The family member can be the student's parent, sibling, grandparent, uncle or aunt.  For overseas students whose family is not here, they can form teams with their teachers or friends.

For those of you who wants to take part but your child is busy and they can't make it, no worries, you can come with his/her sibling or your other half.

Please click here to register. (Registration Closing Date: 24th March 2014):

Please do not reply to this email.

For those of you who would like to volunteer to help us with the games or logistics support, you're most welcomed.

For more information or to volunteer, please feel free to contact
Mr Jasman at 97973600 or, or
Mr Tom Masci at 90210447 or

Thank you, and we look forward to your participation.

Best Regards,

Hon. Sec.

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

RPA Lunch with Principal (Yr 1-4) - 28th October 2013

The lunch started at 12pm with roundtable where parents shared their queries and concern. These range from GAP semester, 3rd Language, time managements, and not to forget the hot topics of the incoming principal, Mr Chan Poh Meng.

Mrs Lim, which is actually on leave, addressed each of the issues. This lunch will also be the last lunch hold with Mrs Lim.

The lunch ended slightly over 2pm.  A big thank you to Mrs Lim for the time she's been sharing with RPA.

The date for the next lunch with principal is not known yet. Keep your eyes on this blog to find out.

Saturday, October 26, 2013

RPA Career talk - Medicine (26 Oct 2013l

Photos of the RPA Career talk for medicine at LT2 (Yr 5-6), Raffles Institution on 26 October 2013