2019 Notice of Annual General Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the 49th Annual General Meeting of the St Andrew’s Parent-Teacher Association (“SAPTA”) will be held on Friday, 29 March 2019, 5pm at:

SCHOOL AUDITORIUM
ST ANDREW’S SECONDARY SCHOOL
2 FRANCIS THOMAS DRIVE
SINGAPORE 359337

AGENDA:

1. Welcome and Opening Address by Chairman.
2. Adoption of Minutes of the 48th Annual General Meeting held on 24 March 2018.
3. Matters arising from the Minutes of the 48th Annual General Meeting.
4. Presentation of the Chairman’s Report for 2018
5. Adoption of the audited Statement of Account for the year ended 31 December 2018.
6. Election of Office Bearers and Executive Committee 2019 – 2020.
7. Election of two (2) Honorary Auditors for the ensuing year.
8. Election of Honorary Legal Advisor.
9. To transact any other matters which prior notice has been given to the Honorary Secretary at least 7 days prior to the AGM.

Submissions should reach the Honorary Secretary no later than 22nd March 2018 and addressed to:

The Honorary Secretary
St Andrew’s Parent-Teacher Association
c/o St Andrew’s Secondary School
15 Francis Thomas Drive
Singapore 359342

 

By Order of the Executive Committee (2018/2019)

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Deborah Lee, Chairman SAPTA

Please take note of the following:

AGM Documents

In consideration of our environment, the Notice of AGM, Minutes of Meeting, Statement of Accounts and Chairman’s Report will not be mailed to members.

These documents are available for download in the links below. We will, however, be pleased to mail a set to you upon request.

Minutes of 48th AGM of SAPTA (n) – 24 March 2018

Notification Letter

On-line Registration of Attendance of AGM

If you are attending the 49th Annual General Meeting, please register online at this link:

https://bit.ly/2XR1L5J

 

 

 

 

JSM February 2019: Bullies Are A Pain!

About 40 Junior Saints Mums met on 28 February 2019 at the SAJS Thinkubator to hear from Ms Vivienne John, who shared candidly from her many years of experience as a counsellor in SAJS and as a mother.

Mrs Vivienne John sharing on bullying.

She shared about how to identify bullying situations and how she taught boys in the school ways to deal with it.

Mrs Vivienne John on identifying a bullying situation.

The participants found the session very useful and many felt empowered to help their children handle a bullying situation. Mrs John also addressed concerns about bullies and bullying at the Question and Answer session after her presentation.

The areas Mrs John covered include: 
– The definition of a bully
– How bullies can harm others
– How not to become a bully
– Signs to look out for if your son is bullied
– What to say when your son gets bullied (including slides to role play with your son, if he encounters a bully)
– How your son can defend himself if he faces a bullying situation
– Strategies of how a child can face up to a bully
– Myths about bullies

The slides Mrs John used can be downloaded here: Bullies Are A Real Pain!

The meeting ended with Mrs Deborah Lee, the SAPTA Chair, inviting the Junior Saints Mum to refreshments where the ladies enjoyed a time of getting to know one another.

Mrs Deborah Lee inviting participants to refreshments.


The next Junior Saints Mum meeting will be held on 28 March 2019, on the topic “Unlock Your Child’s Motivation”. More information on sign up will be available on our Facebook Page closer to the date. Do like the Facebook page to be informed of our upcoming SAPTA events.What Motivates My Child?
– Discover what are the 10 intrinsic motivators in a child
– Learn how to spot the motivators in your child
– Learn how to motivate your child beyond the use of rewards or threats.

About our Speaker:
Elmer is an expert in coaching students and parents in the area of motivation. He is one of the very few coaches in Asia who specializes in the Reiss Motivation Profiling for children, a powerful and scientifically validated tool to profile the intrinsic motivator of a child.