Categories of Nomination
GREEN SCHOOLS: Schools are judged for constructing and maintaining environment-friendly campuses, practicing environmentally responsible and resource-efficient processes and providing sustainability education.
STEAM EDUCATION EXCELLENCE: Schools delivering innovative science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics education through experiential pedagogies.
COMMUNITY OUTREACH: Schools are assessed for encouraging student-led community service in school-sponsored, regional or international community projects.
MULTI-SPORTS CULTURE: Schools which encourage and provide facilities and training for several sports and games.
NEW TECHNOLOGIES USAGE: Schools which integrate cutting-edge technology in their curriculum and teaching-learning.
EMERGING HIGH-POTENTIAL SCHOOL: Schools that are low-profile or newly promoted and have demonstrated high-potential to quickly adopt and integrate 21st-century education best practices.
EXTRAORDINARY LEADERSHIP: These awards acknowledge extraordinary education leaders from among low-profile and newly emergent schools.
INNOVATIVE TEACHING: Several schools have demonstrated extraordinary capability to break away from rote learning, and introduce cognitive development and experiential education.
CAREER COUNSELLING LEADERS: Several progressive schools provide professional career counselling services to aid students evaluate suitable university programmes based on their interests, aptitudes and intelligence.
CAMPUS ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN: Schools with attractive and conducive campuses which enables children to learn joyfully and give their best, are awarded in this category.
LIBRARY & READING CULTURE: Schools which provide library facilities and actively promote reading culture.