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2018 Vanda Miss Joaquim Award

Catholic Junior College has achieved the Vanda Miss Joaquim Award in the SEC-Starhub School Green Awards (SGA) 2018

The SEC-Starhub School Green Awards (SGA) is a self-audited voluntary environmental programme which serves as a platform for students to develop and showcase their environmental efforts and gain a better understanding of it. Vandan Miss Joaquim Award in particular is the highest tier of awards given to schools that have taken on innovative school and community projects for the environment. It is a recognition of school's green efforts and initiatives within the college as well as community outreach by students who take the lead to promote environmental conservation and environmental-friendly practices. The award is given to schools with an overall score of more than 90% in its new award criteria.

CJC's Environmental Science Society (ESS) has been spearheading green movement within the college - introducing, implementing and sustaining many environmental related  programmes. Among others which also contributed to the success of obtaining this award in the inclusion of environmental topics across the JC academic curriculum, on-going recycling efforts, Earth week college-wide activities as well as environmentally-related Local Service Learning Programmes (LSLP).