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School Rules

School Rules and Regulations

1.    General Conduct

Pupils are expected to:

- Exhibit values such as Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, Confidence, Care and Harmony and work towards giving their best.

-  Be polite and well-behaved at all times in and outside school.

- Greet all members of Anchor Green Primary School community – teachers, non-teaching staff, parents and visitors politely.

- Move quietly and in an orderly manner when moving around the school.

- Handle all school equipment and properties with care.

- Keep the classrooms and school premises clean at all times.

- Be safe at all times.

- Ensure the safety of oneself and of others.


2.    Attendance and Punctuality

- Daily attendance is compulsory.

- Absenteeism must be covered by either a medical certificate from doctor or letter with valid reasons from parents.

Be present at the assembly venue for flag raising by 7.30am.

Display punctuality for school and all school activities.

-  Wilful absence from school is regarded as truancy and the school does not support applications for overseas leave of absence.


3.    Assembly/Pledge Taking

Pupils who are Singapore citizens and Permanent residents must sing the National Anthem and recite the Pledge. Pupils will take the Pledge with their right fist over their heart.

All pupils are required to sing the school song.

- Pupils to observe all the commands for assembly without fidgeting. Upholding the integrity of the flag-raising ceremony is mandatory for everyone.


4.    Classroom Conduct

Pupils are required to stand and greet the teachers before and after lessons.

No food and sweet drinks are to be consumed in the classroom including during the prescribed snack time.

No pupil is to remain in the classroom during recess without any teacher’s presence or supervision.

No pupil is to leave the classroom without the teacher’s permission.


5.    Attire and Appearance

Pupils should be properly and neatly attired at all times. Pupils are to wear the prescribed school uniform and no modification to the uniform is allowed.

Pupils are allowed to wear the PE attire (T-shirt & shorts) to school on days they have PE lessons and Co-Curricular Activities.

(Refer to the last page of the pupil’s handbook for the examples.)

            Girls:

Long Hair must be plaited or tied up neatly.

- Fringe must be neat and above the eyebrows.

- Hair must not be tinted or dyed.

- All hair accessories must be BLACK or NAVY BLUE.

- Fanciful hairstyle is not allowed.

- Wearing of make-up is not allowed.

- Multiple earrings are not allowed. Girls are only allowed to wear plain ear studs.

- Nails must be kept short and clean without nail polish.

Boys:

- Hair must be kept short and neat.

- Fringe must be neat and above the eyebrows.

- Hair must not be tinted, dyed, spiky or gelled.

- Ear studs or earrings are not allowed.

- Facial hair such as moustache and beards are not allowed.

- Nails must be kept short and clean.

Accessories

- Pupils are not allowed to wear wrist or friendship band, jewellery or accessories of any kind to school for uniformity and safety reasons.


6.    Weapons Possession

- All pupils are not allowed to have in their possession any weapon.

- All pupils are not allowed to bring any weapon-like item which is used or intended to be used to cause harm to others.

- All pupils are strictly not allowed to bring sharp objects to school such as paper cutters, knives and sharp-pointed scissors. Scissors brought to school must be round-headed.


List of Possible Consequences (Updated 7 June 2018)

Minor OffencesPossible Consequences
1) Failure to complete assingment
  • Frontline counseling by teacher
  • Verbal warning
  • Informing parents via telephone call
  • Counselling by FTSC
2) Littering
3) Vandalism
4) Improper attire and grooming
  • Frontline counseling by teacher
  • Verbal warning
  • Informing parents via telephone call
  • Parents conferencing
  • Corrective work
  • Counseling by FTSC 
5) Use of vulgar language 
  • Frontline counseling by teacher
  • Verbal warning
  • Informing parents via telephone call
  • Parents conferencing
  • Corrective action - apology
  • Counseling by FTSC 
  • Behaviour Corrective Duty (BCD) 

Major OffencesPossible Consequences
1) Skipping class
2) Leaving school grounds without permission during school hours and lunch break
3) Truancy
  • Parents conferencing
  • Offence to be recorded in School Offence Module
  • Reflection Time (RT)
  • BCD
  • Review of conduct grade
 4) Forgery
5) Cheating in assessments/ tests/ exams
  • To refer to exam SOP
  • Parents informed via telephone call
  • Parents conferencing
  • Reflection Time (RT)
  • Counseling by FTSC
  • BCD
  • Offence to be recorded in School Offence Module 
 6) Disruptive behaviour
  • Parents informed via telephone call
  • Parents conferencing
  • Corrective action - apology
  • Counselling by FTSC
  • BCD
  • Conduct grade review 
 7) Open defiance
8) Bullying
  • Warning
  • Parents informed via telephone call
  • Parents conferencing
  • Corrective action - apology 
  • Counseling by FTSC
  • BCD
    Conduct grade review
  • Offence to be recorded in School Offence Module (only by SH/ Discipine )
9) Arson
10) Theft
11) Vandalism
12) Assault
13) Fighting
14) Gambling
15) Gangsterism
16) Phonography
17) Possesion of weapons
18) Sexual misconduct
19) Smoking
20) Types of abuse: alcohol, drug and inhalant
21) Others 
  •  Warning
  • Corrective action - apology, compesation
  • Parents informed via telephone call
  • Parents conferencing
  • Conduct grade review
  • Offence to be recorded in School Offence Module
  • Police assistance