Home > About Us > School Info > School Rules & Regulations

School Rules & 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

  1. 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 7.30 a.m.
  • Participate and be punctual for school and all designated school activities.
  • Pupils who are unwell should not be sent to school. Parents are to keep their child's Form Teacher updated of his/her absence.
  • Wilful absence from school is regarded as truancy and the school does not support applications for overseas leave of absence.
Pupils' Holistic Development Profile (HDP) report will be affected should the above-mentioned rules relating to attendance and punctuality not adhered to.

  1. 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.

  1. 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. Only plain water is allowed to be consumed in class outside of the prescribed snack time.
  • No pupil is to remain in the classroom during recess.
  • No pupil is to leave the classroom without the teacher’s permission.

  1. 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 when they have PE lessons and Co-Curricular Activities. (Refer to the page 8 of the pupil’s handbook for examples.)

School Attire Guidelines
Hair Fringe
  • Fringe must be neat and kept above the eyebrows (for both boys and girls)
  • Long fringe must be pinned up (for girls)
  • Long hair (below the collar) must be tied up and plaited neatly (for girls)
  • Hair must be kept short and neat (for boys)
  • Fanciful hairstyle is not allowed
Facial Hair
  • Facial hair such as moustache and beard are not allowed
  • Hair must not be tinted or dyed (for girls)
  • Hair must not be tinted, dyed or spiked (for boys)
Hair Accessories
  • All hair accessories must be black or navy-blue and no embellishments are allowed
Uniform / PE Attire
  • School uniform must be of appropriate size
  • Shorts and skirts must be of knee length
  • School uniform must be tucked out at all times
  • Pupils are not required to tuck-in their Polo PE T-shirt
  • Ankle socks are not allowed
  • Socks should be above ankle length
  • Only black canvas shoes are allowed
  • No sports shoes except on CCA Days or when pupil is participating in competitions
  • Slip-ons are not allowed
Name Tag
  • Name tag should be ironed / sewn on the left side of the school uniform and PE T-shirt and above the school logo
  • Only a small pair of ear studs are allowed; no multiple ear studs should be worn at all times
  • For safety reasons, any form of wrist band, e.g friendship band, jewellery or accessories are allowed to be worn
  • Nails must be kept short and clean
  • No nail polish is allowed

  1. Possession of Weapons
  • 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.

Types of Minor and Major Offences

Types of Minor Offences Recommended Actions
  • Late-coming
  • Failure to complete assignment
  • Littering
  • Improper attire and grooming
  • Disruptive behaviour (creating disturbance in the classroom, school bus or on school grounds)
  • Vandalism (minor defacing of school property such as writing on desks and walls)
  • Warning
  • Counselling
  • Confiscating of materials
  • Conferencing between teachers and parents
  • Cleaning of school property or paying for any item damaged upon proof of offence
  • Any other actions deemed appropriate by Principal or Vice Principal

Types of Major Offences Recommended Actions
  • Skipping class (present in school, however fails to attend lessons)
  • Leaving school grounds without permission during school hours
  • Truancy
  • Cheating (tests / examinations)
  • Forgery
  • Disruptive behaviour (causing distraction / hurt onto others)
  • Open defiance and rudeness
  • Bullying (in any form)
  • Use of vulgar language / gestures
  • Gangsterism
  • Abuse of technology
  • Arson
  • Vandalism (causing permanent damage to property)
  • Theft / Shoplifting
  • Assault
  • Fighting
  • Smoking
  • Gambling
  • Pornography
  • Possession of weapon
  • Stern warning
  • Counselling
  • Confiscating of materials
  • Conferencing between teachers, parents and/or school leaders
  • Behavioural Corrective Duty (BCD)
  • Reflection Time (RT)
  • Offence will be keyed in into School Cockpit Offence Module
  • Caning, depending on the severity of the offences (Caning can be carried out either in the Principal's office or in the classroom or during assembly in the hall)
  • Cleaning of school property or paying for any item damaged upon proof of offence
  • Any other actions deemed appropriate by Principal or Vice Principal