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Established in 1976, Association for Persons with Special Needs (APSN) is a social service agency providing special education for persons with mild intellectual disability (IQ 50-70). Today, APSN operates four Special Education (SPED) Schools (APSN Chaoyang School, APSN Katong School, APSN Tanglin School and APSN Delta Senior School) for students aged 7 to 21, an APSN Student Care Centre for children aged 7 to 18 and an APSN Centre for Adults for persons aged 18 and older, benefiting over 1,200 beneficiaries each year.

The APSN Schools and Centre adopt a holistic approach in its curriculum, comprising academic, vocational and social skills, which are important for open employment and lifelong learning. APSN seeks to enable persons with special needs to be active contributors of the society and is committed to inspire and build capabilities of its partners and community to lead and advocate an inclusive society.

To date, APSN’s growing database has more than 5,000 beneficiaries, comprising students, trainees and alumni. The Association is constantly expanding its network to reach out to and understand the needs of its members to better support them.

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APSN Katong School Clinches 10 Medals At The SPH Foundation National Para-Swimming Championships 2016

APSN Katong School clinches 10 medals at the SPH Foundation National Para-Swimming Championships 2016

On 27 August 2016, APSN Katong School (KS) participated in the SPH Foundation National Para-Swimming Championships 2016 which took place at the Toa Payoh Swimming Complex.

Twenty participants from APSN KS took part in the competition and clinched a total of 2 Gold, 5 Silver and 3 Bronze medals. APSN KS was also awarded for having the ‘Highest Number of Participation’ for this event.

Between 2011 and 2014, APSN KS won the SDSC National Special School Swimming Championship for four consecutive years. Congratulations to APSN KS on your win!

Breakdown of Results

Primary Session

Name Event Award
Mong Qian Hui 50m Freestyle Silver
Chua Si Ting, Regina 50m Breaststroke Bronze

Secondary Session

Name Event Award
Wu Wen Qi 50m Freestyle Gold
Wu Wen Qi, Nurfaizah Binte Norhisian, Mong Qian Hui, Mikayla Lee En Xuan 4x50m Relay (Freestyle) Gold
Lim Cheng Xiang 50m Breaststroke Silver
Mikayla Lee En Xuan 50m Freestyle Silver
Mohd Shakir Bin Mohd Bathshah 50m Freestyle Silver
Nurfaizah Binte Norhisian 50m Breaststroke Silver
Jeremy Ng Yi Hao 50m Backstroke Bronze
Lim Wei Jie Sean, Daniel Gerard Wong Tak Shun, Lim Cheng Xiang, Muhammad Iman 4x50m Relay (Freestyle) Bronze

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