Thursday, April 29, 2010

ISCEP, OBS Leadership Course, Mount Ophir for Part C cadets

Dear Part C cadets :

If you are interested to go for any of the following ISCEP :

1). USA (27 Jun till 10 Jul 10)
2). UK (28 Jul till 11 Aug 10)
3). HK (8 Aug till 16 Aug)

Please look for Mr Teng by 30th Apr 10 to indicate your interest. Please obtain prior approval from your parent as the date of the ISCEP is during Term 3 school days.

Outward Bound at Pulau Ubin from 14 - 18 Jun


Part C who did not qualify for the AKE may apply for this course. Interested cadets are to inform Mr Teng personally by 4th May 2010. AKE participants may apply for the Outward Bound course in Nov 10.

Mount Ophir Trip from 16 - 18 Jun

Part C who did not qualify for the AKE may apply for this course. Interested cadets are to inform Mr Teng personally by 4th May 2010. AKE participants may apply for Mount Ophir Trip in Sep or Nov 10.

Navy Open House on 21st May 2010

There will be a Navy Open House visit on 20th May for NCC cadets only. Our school had been allocated 20 vacancy for the visit to Changi Naval Base. Part A cadets will be going for this trip.

Detail on which cadet will be going shall be made known to the Part A cadets by Ms Wong. Cadets who are not selected for the visit on 20th May may visit the Open house on 21st May when it is open to the public.

AKE on 14-16 June 2010

Congrats to the 10 Part C cadets who made it to the AKE on 14-16 June 2010. You are among the top 108 NCC cadets who qualified for the AKE.

1). Randal Lim
2). Tan Jia Hao
3). Teo Yu Hao
4). Ho Yong Jia
5). Sean Soh
6). Calvin Leong
7). Kenko
8). Lee Ming Han
9). Khoo Ye Rong
10).Vernon Chee

To be selected for AKE is a prestigious achievement. HQ(NCC) had arranged for a preparatory course on 2nd June to better equip AKE participants for the AKE. All 10 of you must attend the preparatory course unless you are on oversea school trip.

I sincerely wish all of you all the best during the AKE in June 10 and look forward to see you attaining the GOLD AKE badge on 16th June 10.

LTA(NCC) Teng Chai Chew
CO MSHS Barracudas

Thursday, April 22, 2010

NCC Stand down from 22nd April till 16th May 10

In view of the Prelim examination and Semestral Examination, NCC (SEA) will stand down till end of examination. Training will resume on 19th May 10 (Wednesday).

From now till the end of the examination, please take good care of yourself, study hard and be attentive in class.

On behalf of the teacher officers, I would like to wish all NCC cadets GOOD LUCK for the examination.

LTA(NCC) Teng Chai Chew
CO MSHS Barracudas

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Training for 21st April 2010 (Wednesday)

Attire: PT-Kit
Reporting time: 2.00pm
Venue: Company Command Post
Apologies for late posting (due to late notification of this week's training plan)
2SG Goh Jun Cong

IMOS Sea Specialist Course on 10th and 11th June

To Part C cadets :

Please note that Part C cadets who had missed the March 10 course are to attend the next IMOS Spec course on 10th and 11th June 10.

After which, all the Part C cadets will attend the Land Specialist course from 21-23 June 10.

Please note that in order to be promoted to the SGT rank, cadets are required to attend and pass both IMOS and Land Spec course. Cadets who passed the IMOS course will be awarded the Gold Sea Proficiency Badge.

Part C cadets who had attended the MKE on 18th April are to take note that the AKE will be from 14 to 16 June 10.

LTA(NCC) Teng Chai Chew
CO MSHS Barracudas

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Part B Competitor Steward

The following Part B cadets have volunteered to be the Competitor Steward on Sports Day. Please report to LTA (NCC) Wong for duty after the March Past.

No

Name

Class

1

Teow Ken Shen, Edward

2C

2

Joseph Say Gui Chang

2C

3

Ng Guo Rong, Randy

2C

4

Ng JingRong

2E

5

Shawn Lee Jia Jun

2E

6

Tan QiSheng, Keith

2G

7

Lee Chong Jie

2G

8

Ethan Lim Ri Xiang

2H

9

Lee Jun Ren, Brent

2I

10

Ng Qun Zhao

2I


I would like to express my appreciation and heartfelt thanks to these cadets for volunteering their service.

Attire on Sports Day Parade

GOH and Supporting Contigent please note the following details:

Attire: full No.3 uniform
Reporting time: 10.40-10.45 p.m sharp, pls do not be late
Venue: Company Command Post

As for reporting time and details for the day, pls refer to the post below by Sir Tan.
*Note: Pls have a heavy breakfast and bring along a light snack just incase if canteen is not open.

2sgt Leo Ming Long

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Sports Day Rehearsal 15/4/2010(Thursday)

Training will only be for GOH contigent group. This will be a full rehearsal training, so those involved must turn up for training so as to get yourselves prepared for the parade on Friday. The following people are to turn up for training:

(19) Part C: rong kang, ming han, jun kai, jia hao, teo yuhao, kai wen, jun teck, yuk chi, ye rong, vernon chee, issac er, hong liang, edmund ng, yong jia, sean soh, lyn yang, randal lim, calvin leong, kenko tan

(7) Part D: Jun Jie, Arnol, Tommy, Ming Long, Zephan, Jun Cong, Leroy

Attire: School Uniform
Duration: 2.30 - 5p.m (for those who have lessons, report immediately once your lesson ends)
Reporting Venue: Company Command Post

2sgt Leo Ming Long

Instruction for Sports Day NCC Contingent

This is the schedule for cadets involved in the Sports Day March Past on 16th April 10.

For Guard of Honour :

10: 00 am - 10:50 am - Have your meal and change to Number 3 uniform

10:50 am - Draw arms personally @ NPCC armoury

11:15 am - Assemble at the front porch to put bags in waiting room

11:30 am - Get ready to board bus to Hougang Stadium

For supporting contingent :

10:00 - 10 : 50 am - Have your meal and change to Number 3 uniform

10:50 am - Assemble outside Log room for 10 mins rehearsal

11:00 am - Cadets to make their own way to Hougang stadium

12:00 pm - Cadets to report to Mr Tan Hui Kuan at Hougang stadium

The teacher officer in charge on the Sports Day will be Mr Tan Hui Kuan , assisted by other NCC teacher officers.

LTA(NCC) Teng Chai Chew
CO MSHS Barracudas

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Camp STEEL for PART B cadets (14/4/10 to 15/04/10)

The Camp details are as follows:

Date: 14/4/10 (Wednesday) to 15/4/10 (Thursday)

Location: NCC HQ AMOY QUEE CAMP

Reporting time: Report at Maris Stella High School (Front Porch) at 7.10 am

(Bus will leave for NCC HQ at 7.20 am)

Reporting attire: No. 4 Uniform with Head Dress

Dismissal Time: 15/4/10 (Thursday) 5.30 pm at NCC HQ AMOY QUEE

Parents’ Letter and Consent Form are to handed in latest by 14th Apr 10.

All cadets are reminded that camera handphones, cameras, lap-tops, PDAs are not permitted in the camp due to security reasons.

Packing List

1. Student Identity card

2. Track pants

3. Civilian clothing, pyjamas, inner clothing

4. Sports/PT attire, slippers, track/canvas shoes and socks

5. T-shirts (at least 3)

6. Toiletries and towel

7. Small torchlight and extra batteries

8. Poncho

9. Water bottle with mug

10. Insect repellant

11. Sun screen

12. Writing materials

13. Medicine (if you need to take regularly)

14. Wind breaker (optional)

15. Personal pad-lock

Things NOT to bring

1. Valuables (eg. jewellery, etc)

2. Electronics Devices

Food

Drugs (Except under medication)

(If any of the above items are found, it will be confiscated)

The following are important contact numbers for parents to note:

Ops Room HQ NCC: 64834045 or 64773530

No training on 14th and 16th of April 2010

There will not be CCA on 14th(Wednesday) and 16th(Friday) of April. However, those Part D's who are in GOH and are interested in joining the GOH are to come down for training on Wednesday. As there is a shortage of men in GOH, so about 7-8 other Part D's is needed to join the GOH. The attire for tommorow is PT-kit. Training will be from 2.30 p.m - 5.oop.m(est.)

Sports Day will be held on this Friday, so GOH (part C & D) and Supporting Contigent (Part B) cadets are to be present on that day. More details will be updated on the blog.


2sgt Leo Ming Long

Sunday, April 11, 2010

Important Dates for Part C cadets

The following are some of the important course dates for Part C cadets:

1). Basic Helm Course on 22-23 May (CPL Lim Lyn-Yang)

2). IMOS Spec Course from 7 - 8 June or 9 - 10 June

3). AKE on 14- 16 June

4). Land Spec Course from 21 - 23 June

The following are ISCEP 2010 tentative dates:

1). USA (27 Jun till 10 Jul 10)
2). UK (28 Jul till 11 Aug 10)
3). HK (8 Aug till 16 Aug 10)

Interested Part C cadets may email CO to register your interest by 16th Apr 10.

LTA(NCC) Teng Chai Chew
CO MSHS Barracudas

12th of April Sports Day Rehearsal

Reporting Time: 2.30p.m
Reporting Venue: Company Command Post
GOH attire: full no.3 uniform
Supporting Contigent attire: School uniform

GOH:
(part D's) Jun Jie, Arnol, Tommy, Ming Long
(part C's) rong kang, ming han, jun kai, jia hao, teo yuhao, kai wen, jun teck, yuk chi, ye rong, vernon chee, issac er, hong liang, edmund ng, yong jia, sean soh, lyn yang, randal lim, calvin leong, kenko tan

Supporting Contigent: All Part B's, and those Part C's who are not in GOH.

2sgt Leo Ming Long

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Battlefield Trail, 12th April (Part As)

Dear Part As,

Please note that this event is sponsored by NCC HQ. Hence, absenteeism without valid reason is not allowed. Parent's letter will not be accepted. In addition, you will be required to pay for this activity ($45), if you do not turn up for this event.

Date:
12th April, Mon

Early Dismissal:
11.35am from classes. Excuse letter will be issued.

Time:
Fall in by 12 noon, Front Porch. Will be back in school by 6.30pm

Attire:
No 4 Pants + NCC tee + Jockey Cap

Required Item:
Water-bottle + Pen

Misc Info:
1) Students who have PE in the morning (No. 4 Uniform), you'll excused from PE. I've sought permission from HOD PE, Mr Suresh.

2) If you want to wear your No.4 to school, ensure you wear the FULL uniform, till 11.35am.

3) Students who have Speech & Drama Course on 12th April in school, you need to inform your English Language (EL) teacher that you have to participate in a NCC HQ event and arrange with your teacher for an alternative slot. Please do so by Monday, before 12 noon.

Regards,
Mdm Wong

Friday Training for Guard of Honour (9th Apr)

Attention all Guard of Honour :

For this Friday training for GOH, both the Part C and Part D cadets involved will attend 5 station items in school. Permission had been given by PE department for the Sec 4 cadets involved in GOH to attend 5 items in school this Friday and go for 2.4km run next Wednesday.

The GOH contingent are to group themselves in details instead of joining their own classes.

Please inform the PE teachers in charge to put you guys in the early details.

All GOH are to report for the 5 station in the Shaw Hall at 1430.

LTA(NCC) Teng Chai Chew
CO MSHS Barracudas

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Housekeeping Matters for Affirmation Ceremony (Part As)

Dear Part As,


Please note the following info on Affirmation Ceremony and update your parents/guardians.

1) CAR PARKING
Advised to park vehicles at Car Park A, B, H and G.

2) SEATING PLAN
Enter the stadium using the Entrance of Singapore Expo (Hall 2). Ushers will guide them to the Parents Seats inside the Hall. Parents will be seated on a first-come-first-served basis. For MSHS NCC Cadets, we will be occupying S2 section.

3) DISMISSAL
The event will end by 1700 hour. Part As, kindly arrange with your parents/guardians an agreed meting place after you are dismissed from the Ceremony.

4) PREPARATION for NCC AFFIRMATION CEREMONY
Part As, please note that there is NO training this Fri (9th Apr) because I would like to give you sufficient time to prepare for your BIG DAY on Sat, making sure you look smart and presentable.
- Polish your shoes,
- Iron your No. 3 uniform
- Beret with badge
- Belt
- Name-tag

5) ACTUAL DAY
Please have a full meal (lunch) before you report to school, 12.15pm. Ensure you bring your beret and name-tag along.

Regards,
Mdm Wong

IMT @ NEE SOON CAMP (Part B)

Date: 13th April 2010 (Tue)
Location: NEE SOON CAMP IMT CHAMBER 1
Reporting time:
Report at Maris Stella High School (Front Porch) at 12.00 pm. Bus will leave for NCC HQ at 12.15 pm.
Cadets are excused from class from 11.40 pm onwards to have lunch.

Reporting attire:
No. 4 Uniform with Head Dress
(Please report to school in the morning in No 4.)

Dismissal Time:
Approximately 5.00 pm from Maris Stella High School (2-way transport is provided)

VERY IMPORTANT!
All cadets are reminded that CAMERA HANDPHONES, cameras, lap-tops, MACBOOK and PDAs are not permitted in the camp due to security reasons.

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Training on 7th and 9th April

Wednesday: 7th April 2010
Reporting time: 2.15p.m
Training Duration: 2.15 - 6.00p.m
Attire: Part C & D: No.3
Part B : No. 4
Part A : PT-kit


Friday: 9th April 2010
Reporting time: Immediately after Napfa test (5 station)
Training Duration: ? -6.30p.m
Attire: PT-kit
(Only GOH, Guard of Honour, people are required to come down for training. GOH will consist of the Part C's and selected Part D's. Part A and B's are not required to come down for training.)


*Note: Training time may drag longer, please be prepared.

2sgt Leo Ming Long

Scuba Diving Trip organised by MSHS

Dear cadets:

The scuba diving trip organised by the PE department will be during 14th - 17th June. This date is likely to clash with the Annual Kayaking Expedition. Therefore, if you are in the running to be in AKE, please do not sign up for this Scuba diving trip. Part C cadets who did not attend the 2nd AKE selection on 27th March are encouraged to sign up for the scuba diving trip.

Results of the 2nd AKE selection will be made known by this Friday, 9th Apr 10.

LTA(NCC) Teng Chai Chew
CO MSHS Barracudas

Sunday, April 04, 2010

Sports Day Rehearsal (5th April 2010)

For the Sports Day Rehearsal on 5th April (Monday), all Part C's and the other 9 Part D's are required to come down for training. The names of the part D's who will be going are:

jun jie
ming long
arnol lim
nigel ng
darren ng
justin kwan
nobie tan
yee seng
james lui

Attire: No.3 uniform and Barracudas T-shirt
Reporting time: 2.15p.m
Training duration: 2.15 - 5.30 p.m
Reporting Venue: Company Command Post

*The 6 part D i/c's (nigel, darren, justin, nobie, yee seng ,james) pls fall in at 1.25 p.m directly after dismissal from class.

2sgt Leo Ming Long

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Promotion to the next Higher Rank

Dear Barracudas:

I am pleased to announce that the following Part D cadets had been promoted to the next higher rank wef 1st April 10. They are :

1). CSM Nigel Ng from SSG to MSG
2). ASM Darren Ng from SSG to MSG
3). ASM James Liu from SSG to MSG
4). Part B PS Tan Yan Zhao from 1SG to SSG

Congratulation.

LTA(NCC) Teng Chai Chew
CO MSHS Barracudas