Home > Events > News


CHIJ (Katong) Primary gives Frontline Officers in School a Round of Applause

Inspired by the Clap For #SGUnited on March 30, CHIJ (Katong) Primary had a standing ovation that rang out across the buildings of CHIJ (Katong) Primary on 3 April 2020 at 7.35 a.m. 


Showing Appreciation to our Masked Heroes

“CHIJ (Katong) Primary Shows Appreciation to our Masked Heroes” was a project initiated by our Friend of Singa (FOS) team of teachers and students to show their support and solidarity with our nation in recognising the hard work of all our healthcare officers.   


Safer Internet Day 2020

CHIJ (Katong) Primary commemorated Safer Internet Day (SID) on 5 February to promote safer Internet

National Brownies Revel 2019

Fourteen Brownies and three Brownie Guiders attended the National Brownie Revel held at Nanyang Primary School on Saturday, 9 November.


P6 Career Awareness Day 2019

The P6 Career Awareness Day, held on 6 November, has been a main feature in the post-PSLE programme. 


P6 IJ Day of Recollection 2019

Our school’s IJ Day of Recollection was held on 24 October 2019. 


Address by Ms Vivienne Lim, Chairperson, IJ Board of Management at CHIJ 165th Anniversary Founder’s Day Thanksgiving Eucharistic Celebration 2019

Your Grace, Reverend Fathers, IJ Sisters, Principals, esteemed guests, and dear IJ girls (past and present)


Message by Ms Vivienne Lim, Chairperson, IJ Board of Management for CHIJ School’s Year Book 2019

2019 marks a momentous milestone for the IJ family in Singapore. It has been 165 years since the arrival of the first IJ Sisters, led by Mother St Mathilde, to start the first CHIJ school here in Singapore.


National Day Celebrations 2019

On the 8th of August, we came together as one IJ family to celebrate Singapore's 54 years of independence.

IJ Ambassadors Visit 2019

IJ Ambassadors made up of several IJ principals and teachers from all the 11 IJ schools in Singapore convened here at our school on 2 August.


Cybersmart Day @ IJ

On 12 July, CHIJ (Katong) Primary commemorated Cybersmart @IJ.

P3 Social Studies Neighbourhood Walk 2019

On 25, 31 July and 6 August, two classes of Primary Three, with their teacher and two gracious parent volunteers, took a slow and relaxing walk through the vibrant Katong neighbourhood.

P4 The Bicentennial Experience

The Primary 4 students had the opportunity to go on a learning journey to The Bicentennial Experience - a multimedia sensory experience that brought them back in time to witness key moments in Singapore's history.

East Division Girl Guides and Brownies Day

On Friday 26 July, our Brownies headed to Anglican High for the East Division Girl Guides and Brownies Day.

Racial Harmony Day 2019

On 17 July 2019, CHIJ (Katong) Primary commemorated Racial Harmony Day to mark the anniversary of the 1964 racial riots.

English Language and Arts Week 2019

The English Language and Arts Week was held from 15 to 19 July 2019. The girls participated in a host of activities and enjoyed themselves as they learned.

P5 National Education Show 2019

6th of July was both an exciting and meaningful day for our Primary 5 girls as they came dressed in red t-shirts to attend the NE show 2019, celebrating Singapore’s 54th birthday.

P4 National Gallery Singapore LJ

The P4 students went on a Learning Journey to the National Gallery in Term 3.

Official opening of the CHIJ-Katong Heritage Centre 2019

The official opening of the CHIJ-Katong Heritage Centre was held on 30 May.

CHIJ 165th Anniversary Eucharistic Celebrations 2019

On 28 May, all eleven IJ schools gathered at the Singapore Sports Hub to celebrate our 165th anniversary.

P1 Gardens by the Bay LJ 2019

In Term 2, the Primary 1 students were taken on a learning journey to explore the Heritage Gardens at Gardens By The Bay.

Cyber Wellness LJ to Google Online Safety Park 2019

On 26 April 2019 , the Cyber Wellness team and the P4 & P5 CCE ambassadors were invited to visit the Google Singapore Office.

International Friendship Day 2019

The school celebrated International Friendship Day on 10 April 2019.

P5 Nature Trail to East Coast Park 2019

The Primary 5 students went on a nature trail to East Coast Park in Term 2.

Better Internet Conference 2019

Our Cyber Wellness team was honoured to be invited to participate in the inaugural Better Internet Conference 2019 on   11 March held at the Singapore Institute of Technology.

CHIJ 165th Anniversary Forum 2019

Staff, students, members of the IJ Board of Management and members of the IJ Homes & Centres Management
Committee had the privilege of being a part of the CHIJ 165th Anniversary Forum held on 9 March at the Catholic Junior College Performing Arts Centre.

P6 Overseas LJ to Malacca 2019

This year, our Primary Six girls went to Malacca for an Overseas Learning Journey in Term 1.

Prefects' Investiture & Installation of Monitors 2019

The Prefects' Investiture and the Installation of Monitors Ceremony was held in the school hall on 25 February.

Safer Internet Day 2019

CHIJ (Katong) Primary commemorated Safer Internet Day (SID) on 20 February to promote safer internet usage for all.


P1 Singapore Art Museum LJ 2019

The Primary 1 students visited the Learning Gallery at the Singapore Art Museum for their learning journey in Term 1.

First Family Mass 2019

On 15 February, we celebrated our first Family Mass for 2019 together with the parents of our school.

P4 Gardens by the Bay LJ 2019

On 14 February, the Primary 4 students went to Gardens by the Bay and had a good time going through the Mathematics and Science Trail.


Food Waste Reduction Roadshow 2019

A Food Waste Reduction Roadshow was held on 11 and 12 February 2019 in collaboration with NEA.

CNY Celebrations 2019

Our school celebrated Chinese New Year on Monday 4 February.

P6 Science Centre LJ 2019

On 28 January, the Primary 6 students took a break from school lessons and visited the Science Centre for a Learning Journey.


CHIJ 165th Anniversary banner

Click here to view the beautifully designed banner for our CHIJ 165th Anniversary!

P3 Learning Journey to the Zoo 2019

Our Primary 3 students went for their Learning Journey to the Zoo with their teachers and parent volunteers on Friday, 25 January 2019. 


A new look to some areas of the school

Over the December holidays, certain areas of the school were given a new look to allow for students to read up on our IJ heritage, learn more about how school life was like in the past or simply to relax and enjoy the company of their friends!

Head over to the 2019 Gallery to view some photos!

Beginning of Year Mass 2019

As we gathered for our beginning of year mass on 11 January 2019, the staff and students of CHIJ (Katong) Primary were invited to give thanks to God for His abundant blessings.

P1 First three days of school 2019

CHIJ (Katong) Primary welcomed our batch of Primary 1 students of 2019!


Blue Ribbon Awards 2018

On 8 November 2018, our members of the staff received their Blue Ribbon awards organized by Sony Creative Science Award (SCSA) at Science Centre.


P5 NE Show 2018

On 21st July, the Primary 5 girls from CHIJ (Katong) Primary proudly donned their red shirts and gathered excitedly in school for the NE Show 2018. This year’s theme, “We Are Singapore”, celebrates the collective voice and the Singapore spirit, emphasizing togetherness regardless of our origins.

P3 SS LJ - Heritage Walk along Katong 2018

Our Primary 3 girls took a relaxing walk along Katong area on 10th,11th and 12th July with their teachers and parent volunteers.  The re-developed Katong, which was once filled with coconut plantations, is now a charming corner of eastern Singapore. 


88th Anniversary Carnival

CHIJ (Katong) Primary celebrated its 88th Anniversary with a blast! The carnival that everyone was looking forward to took place on Saturday, 30 June 2018.