Last weekend, 13 students from APSN Tanglin School percussion emsemble played alongside Bukit Panjang Government High School display band and Crest Secondary School’s pop band dazzled the stage at the Singapore youth Festival.
Esther Teo, APSN Tanglin School student was interviewed on her experience of being part of the musical team made of SPED and mainstream students.
This year SYF celebrations were participated by 3,800 students from 173 schools—primary schools to junior colleges—had put up performances over the weekend at the Esplanade and four other shopping malls. More than 100 SPED students from 10 schools had taken part in this year’s SYF, the largest number yet. This story highlights the opportunities that SYF offers for students of mainstream and special education (SPED) students to collaborate and co-create creative arts performances.