Ground-Up Initiative (GUI)
GUI is a non-profit organization with a mission to nurture a 21st century kampung spirit and provide a space to reconnect with nature, foster sustainable living, and nurture the community spirit. Shuqun Primary first partnered with GUI for BizKids in 2022, providing an opportunity for graduating Primary 6 students to raise funds for GUI.
To know more about GUI and their efforts to nurture a community that cares about humanity and the Earth, click here.
National Library Board (NLB)
The school collaborates with NLB for their Read@School programmes, to facilitate the love of reading in our school. Apart from conducting Book Buzz sessions during assembly that introduce students to current reading trends and good reads, NLB has also put-up book displays during commemorative events such as Racial Harmony Day, promoting a wide variety of books related to the event and allowing our students to approach their librarians for book recommendations.
To learn more about NLB and their Read@School programmes, click here.
Food From the Heart (FFTH)
FFTH is a non-profit organisation that feeds the needy through its food distribution programme. The school has collaborated with FFTH for many years in implementing the following outreach programmes:
School Goodie Bag – The focus is on providing selected FAS students, with positive attitude in school and have regular attendance, and their families with healthier food rations monthly to support them through a key stage of their lives.
Food Donation Drive – The school adopts this donation drive as part of our service to the community. Annually the school organizes a food donation drive to collect food items, which will be delivered to the Food from the Heart warehouse and included in FFTH’s food packs to the needy.
Clean Plate Campaign – The school partners with FFTH for this campaign during Youth for Environment Day (YED) to emphasise the importance of reducing food waste by creating awareness of the environmental and societal impact of food waste and instilling the habit of mindful eating. To reduce the amount of food wastage nationally, Food from the Heart advocates ending each meal with a clean plate.
To read more about FFTH and their various community outreach programmes, click here.
Thye Hwa Kwan (THK) Moral Charities Limited
The school is partnering with THK Family Services Division, a Parenting Support Provider to provide evidence-based parenting programmes that equips parents with techniques to promote their children’s psychological, social and emotional competence. THK also has referrals to services depending on parents’ needs. For the past few years, THK has also curated various parenting talks for our parents, covering topics such as mental health and executive functioning skills.
To read more about the services THK has to offer, click here.
South-West CDC (SWCDC)
For several years, SWCDC has been a community partner of the school for Values-In-Action activities like litter-picking around the neighbourhood and the Dengue Outreach programmes with the residents, involving our Green Ambassadors and Green Club members.
To read more about SWCDC, click here.
Jurong Spring Community Centre (JSCC)
The school collaborates with JSCC in an outreach programme involving the student councillors to commemorate National Day. Upcoming will be having the school staff to contribute to the mural paintings at neighbouring void decks, showcasing our artistic talent, whilst at the same time providing a vibrancy to the neighbourhood.