Woodlands Secondary School

Woodlands Secondary School

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  • About Woodlands Secondary School

    Secondary School
    Co-Ed School
    Government School
    Single Session

  • Mother Tongues


What are the Direct School Admission (DSA-Sec) talent areas offered?

Learn more about DSA-Sec in MOE (Ministry of Education, Singapore).
NameNatureIntegrated ProgrammeCategory
Community Youth LeadershipBothYesLeadership and Uniformed Groups
STEMBothYesScience, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
FootballBothYesSports and Games
Sepak TakrawBoysYesSports and Games
  • School Vision

    Every Woodlander a Gift to Society.

  • School Mission

    Nurturing Enduring Hearts and Creative Minds Ready to Serve Society.

  • School Philosophy, Culture and Ethos

    A School Distinction Award & Singapore Quality Class school, the school is committed to achieving its mission, Nurturing Enduring Hearts and Creative Minds Ready to Serve Society. Through the school motto 'Wisdom and Truth', the school seeks to imbue in each student the GR2EAT school values, which stands for: Growth, Respect,Resilience, Empathy, Appreciation and Trustworthiness. The school believes that quality staff,strong partnerships with alumni, parents, community & educational partners are the foundation for organisational excellence. The students' many achievements in the Academics, Sports, Performing Arts and Uniformed Groups are a testament to the impact of our programmes and commitment in equipping them with the values, skills and knowledge to excel. The school's best practices on T&L, Student-All-Round Development, CCE and Staff Well-being & Development signify that the school is committed in grooming our students to be confident and ready for the ever changing future landscape.

What are the distinctive programmes?

  • Active Glocal Citizens Programme

    Learning for Life Programme (LLP) / Community and youth leadership

  • Real Food, Real Science

    Applied Learning Programme (ALP) / Food science and technology

What are the subjects?

Additional Mathematics
Art (O Level)
Art (NA Level)
Art (NT Level)
Basic Chinese
Basic Malay
Basic Tamil
Chinese B
Chinese Normal (Academic)
Computer Applications
Design and Technology
Elements of Business Skills
English Language
English Language (Syllabus A)
English Language (Syllabus T)
Food and Nutrition
Food and Consumer Education
Higher Chinese
Higher Malay
Higher Tamil
Humanities (Social Studies and Geography)
Humanities (Social Studies and History)
Literature in English
Malay Normal (Academic)
Mathematics (Syllabus A)
Mathematics (Syllabus T)
Physical Education
Principles of Accounts
Science (Chemistry, Biology)
Science (Physics, Chemistry)
Science (Syllabus T)
Social Studies Normal (Technical)
Tamil B
Tamil Normal (Academic)

What are the co-curricular activities (CCAs)?

Physical Sports





Sepak Takraw

Track and Field

Visual and Performing Arts

Band - Concert


Dance - Chinese

Dance - Malay

Drama - English

Uniformed Groups

Boys' Brigade

Girl Guides

National Cadet Corps (NCC) (Land)

National Civil Defence Cadet Corps (NCDCC)

National Police Cadet Corps (NPCC)

Clubs and Societies

Infocom Club

What are the specialised facilities and resources?

  • Allied educators (Learning and behavioural support)