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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 Tanglin School Graduation & Prize Giving Ceremony 2016

APSN Tanglin School Graduation & Prize Giving Ceremony 2016

On 11th November 2016, APSN Tanglin School held its School Graduation & Prize-Giving Ceremony.

The Guest-of-Honour was Ms Cheryl Teo Siew Khim, Senior Inspector from SEB/MOE who presented the awards to the graduands. The ceremony was attended by Mr Chan Chee Keong (APSN Vice-President), Mr Kenneth Tham (APSN CEO), Principals, APSN HQ staff, employers, corporate partners, families and friends.

Graduands were awarded their School Leaving Certificates and some were accorded the WPLN Awards for outstanding results in WPLN. Certificates of Appreciation were presented to employers who have provided internship and work attachment opportunities to our students. As the students continue their post-secondary journey, the faces and smiles of their teachers will always etch in their hearts.

The ceremony ended with a tribute performance by the teachers, followed by a motivational speech from Enver Cheong, Valedictorian of Class 2016. To the Class of 2016, Congratulations!

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