Taekwondo (Lifelong Learning Programme)
Objectives of the programme
Aligned with the school’s vision and the commitment to develop a holistic Edgefield Education, the school has infused Taekwondo (TKD) Curriculum into its normal curriculum to complement the PE programme for physical pursuit. It aims to equip the students with self-defense skills and to cultivate in the students a Respectful Mind (adapted from “5 Minds For the Future” by Howard Gardner).
Goals to achieve
Implemented in 2011, all students undergo TKD training during curriculum time for 2 periods per week for an hour. Three grading are conducted per year and all students will be able to attain the Junior (Under 16) TKD black belt classification at the end of Year 4.
Requirements of participation
All students in Edgefield Secondary are required to take up TKD as part of their curriculum. They will progress accordingly their level of entry and level of skills attainment in TKD.
Date / Time / Duration of programme
Once a week for an hour in timetable
Name / Department of teachers in-charge
Mr Eric Foo
Mr Jeffrey Nah
Mr Onn Kuan Yong