Free School

22 November 2014

Nalanda Free School Honours & Appreciation Day

On 2 November, students of Nalanda Free School, parents and volunteer teachers filled the Srivijaya Hall at Level 3 to attend the School Honours & Appreciation Day.  As the 2014 school year had come to an end, this is the occasion to pay tribute to the achievements of the students.  4 categories of awards were presented to students from each class after careful evaluation by their teachers.  The awards were the “Full Attendance Award”, “Best Student Award”, “Most Improved Student Award” and the “Most Enthusiastic Learner Award”.

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19 August 2014

Nalanda Free School Exam-Preparation Seminar

On Saturday 16 August, 220 students from five secondary schools in Seri Kembangan and Kajang attended an informative and inspiring SPM Chemistry Examination Preparation Seminar at SMK Seri Kembangan.  The full-day seminar was jointly organised by Nalanda Free School and SMK Seri Kembangan to equip students with a more thorough understanding of the subject, in preparation for their upcoming SPM examination.

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13 August 2014

Teachers’ Day Celebration in Johor Bahru

On Saturday 19 July, teachers and students of Nalanda Free School Johor Bahru Branch celebrated “Teachers’ Day” at NEO Centre JB.  Since its inception, teachers, students and their parents formed a firm rapport, encouraged by the active participation of all parties.  Teachers and parents are well aware of the roles they play in guiding students to experience holistic education, where good values and refined culture are instilled.

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20 June 2014

Green enjoyment at Organic Farm

Report and photographs by Gan Jia Cheng.

On Friday 13 June, a group of 7 teachers and 23 primary school students from Nalanda Free School (NFS) visited the Lady Bird Organic Farm in Semenyih.  The aim of this trip was to provide students with an enriching outdoor learning experience and to strengthen the fellowship between teachers and students.  The students were especially selected for the trip as a reward for their perfect attendance at Nalanda Free School since January!

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16 May 2014

Nalanda Officers celebrate Teacher’s Day

Key officers gathered at Nalanda Centre for a meeting tonight took the opportunity to celebrate Teacher’s Day together with Bro. Tan, Sis. Sunanda, Sis. Nandini, and other teachers present.  President Bro. Lee Kong Foo thanked all teachers at Nalanda for their selfless service and sacrifice in educating our students.  Bro. Tan then led a prayer for the well-being of teachers around the world.

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9 April 2014

The Star reports on ‘Nalanda Walkathon 2014’

“1,300 brave poor weather to walk for education”

By C. Y. Lee

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1 April 2014

Wonderful Learning Trip to National Science Centre

Article and Photographs by Gan Jia Cheng.

On Saturday 22 March, Nalanda Free School organized a learning trip for secondary school students to the National Science Centre in Kuala Lumpur.  The aim of the trip is to bring education beyond the boundaries of the classroom and to expose the students to science.

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24 March 2014

Bro. Tan visits Free School in Johor Bahru

Earlier this month, Bro.Tan made a visit to Nalanda Free School (NFS) at NEO Centre Johor Bahru to witness the progress of free tuition classes there.  So far, 11 classes have started lessons, and 4 more will be starting this week.  The number of Free School students at NEO Centre JB is expected to exceed 200 soon.

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23 March 2014

A Joyful Skill Learning Workshop

On Sunday 9 March, Nalanda Free School organised an interactive Skill Learning Workshop to introduce skills and techniques to enhance Secondary School students’ ability to self-learn, using Mathematic as a learning tool. We were honoured to have Mr. Teoh Hee Chong, a Psychology lecturer from Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman and New Era College to conduct this workshop.

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20 March 2014

Tzu Chi Officers’ learning visit to Nalanda

On 14 March, 3 officers from 慈濟Tzu Chi Malaysia visited Nalanda Centre to learn about the model and operations of Nalanda Free School.  The officers were received by Nalanda Free School Chief Coordinator Sis. Nandinī Tan, and Board Member Bro. Charlie Teng.

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