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Mother Tongue Languages

HOD Mother Tongue Languages

Ms Ng Ching Ing

SH Chinese Language

Mdm Oh Sze Wee Zoey

ST Malay Language

Mdm Siti Daliah Bte Amat

Chinese Language

Mdm Soo Lee Fong

Mdm Lee Wai Yee

Mdm Yu Xiaoyan

Mdm Yang Hui Qin

Mdm Wang Hai Jing

Ms Roxanne Choy

Ms Chua Syin Thian

Ms Li Juanjuan

Ms Shen Xiaoxu

Malay Language

Ms Siti Hawa

Ms Nur Zukhairiah Hamdan

Ms Bazilah Baderi

Ms Nur Zawani Bte Mion

Tamil Language

Mrs Joseph Savethiri

Mdm Sudha Krishnamurthy

Mdm Chandralekha


To ensure our students have a competitive edge in Mother Tongue Language to participate in the fast-changing globalizing world and remaining rooted in our heritages and culture.


  • To attain a high standard of Mother Tongue Language proficiency
  • To develop in students an understanding of as well as an appreciation of our Asian culture and traditional values

Strategic Goals

  • To achieve consistent quality results at GCE Mother Tongue Languages Examinations
  • To infuse Asian culture and values into the teaching of Mother Tongue Languages
  • To promote and inculcate Asian culture and values through activities
  • To maximize teachers potential and competencies in the teaching of Mother Tongue Languages

Key Programmes

  • Higher Chinese Language Programme
  • Reading Programme
  • Author-in-residence Programme

Participation in Competitions

  1. National Chinese Riddle Competition - Runner-up
  2. National Chinese Chess Competition - Third and fourth Places
  3. RI All Arts Tamil Language competition - Upper Sec (First); Lower Sec (Third)
  4. W6 Tamil Language Competition - Upper Sec (Third); Lower Sec (First)
  5. National Chinese Calligraphy Competition
  6. National Chinese Current Affairs Competiition
  7. National Chinese Lyrics Writing Competition
  8. RI All Arts Malay Language competition
  9. Kuiz Bidai Organised by NTU-NIE