Chinese Dance


Chinese Dance
CCA Information:

The Chinese Dance CCA started in 2013 and aims to provide a tactile experience for pupils to be engaged in fun dance training and to encompass learning in a creative way, cultivate a love and an appreciation for the aesthetics, help pupils better appreciate the cultural significance behind cultural dances and elements in dance, and help pupils develop better motor skills and showmanship through dance and movement and performance/competition opportunities. Most importantly, it helps pupils understand and appreciate the importance of teamwork.

Pupils will also be training for SYF Arts Presentation biennially. It is a presentation platform where pupils showcase their dance performances and get recognition for it. The dance troupe has represented the school in the Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation (SYF AP) thrice, in 2014, 2016 and 2018 and has attained the “Distinction” all three times. They have also represented the school in various community performances and in international events like the Singapore International Campus Arts Festival (SICAF) held at Victoria Theatre in 2015.

For Whom: Girls Only
CCA Objectives: Pupils will learn to:

a.       Develop better motor skills through dance and movement
b.      Appreciate the cultural significance behind cultural dances/ elements in dances
c.       Prepare for performances and competitions (e.g. SYF Arts Presentation)

Teacher In-Charges:  Miss Wang Wan (I/C)

Miss Huang Fang (2 I/C)

Mdm Wong King Sing

Ms Pan Shixuan

Miss Cai Xiangyu

Mrs Francesca d'Armancourt

Schedule: Fridays, 2:00 p.m.  to 4:00 p.m. @ PAL Room

Additional practices:
Information about additional sessions will be communicated via letter to pupils

Attire: Pupils will be training in their dance gear which consists of school P.E T-shirt,  dark colour leggings and dance shoes. (Pupils are to purchase dance shoes from dance instructors. However, pupils are allowed to wear their own dance shoes if they have a pair of their own.)