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English Literary Society (ELS)

Teachers-in-Charge:
 
Ms Modissa Mok, Ms Tan Yen Leng and Ms Goh Wei Ling
 
Mission: 
 
To empower our ELS members by providing them with opportunities to cultivate 
 
their talents and skills as users of the English language and that through this they may 
 
find joy in learning.
 
Activity Schedule:  Wednesdays and Fridays, 2.30 p.m. – 5.30 p.m.
 
Activity Venue: Special Rooms 5 and 6
 
Achievements 2015:
 
World Youth Scrabble Championship 2015
 
Hong Xu Liang Nicholas - Champion
 
Inter-school National Scrabble Championship 2015
 
C Division – Individual Category 
 
Ong Jie Wen Jervin – Bowl 3rd 
 
Tan Hsien Wen – Plate 4th 
 
Loi Jun Yan – Plate 3rd 
 
Yeriel Nah Yu Keat – Plate 2nd 
 
Olery Ng Jun Jie – Cup 4th 
 
Jared Lim Jie Rui – Cup 3rd 
 
Ethan Tay Jia Xian – Cup Champion
 
C Division – Group Category 
 
Cup 2nd, Plate Champions
 
B Division – Individual Category 
 
Toh Wei Hao – Plate 4th 
 
Woon Ming Zheng Kene – Plate 3rd 
 
Hong Xu Liang Nicholas – Cup Champion 
 
B Division – Group Category 
 
Plate Champions
 
Debate
 
Active participation and exposure in various competitions: 
 
 Singapore Secondary Schools Debating Championships 2015 
 
 International Humanitarian Law Debate Championships 2015 
 
 PassionArts Debate Shield 2015
 
Activities/ Programme Outline:
 
Students will be given the opportunity to select a focus area, Debate and/or Scrabble.
 
There will be training by specialist coaches to enhance students’ skills.
 
Participation in competition is encouraged to hone skills acquired.