Serangoon Garden Secondary School at Jalan Hwi Yoh, between 1969 and 1994

 

Title
Serangoon Garden Secondary School at Jalan Hwi Yoh, between 1969 and 1994
Description
This picture depicts the façade of the four-storey classroom block of Serangoon Garden Secondary School at Jalan Hwi Yoh. The school was established in 1959 as "Lichfield Secondary School". It was declared open by Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew. In 1960, it was renamed "Serangoon Garden Government High School". In 1969, the school absorbed Hwi Yoh Vocational School and became "Serangoon Garden Secondary School". By 1980s, the school address was changed to 15, Serangoon North Avenue 1. In January 2003, it merged with Serangoon Garden Technical School (established in 1964). Later, it was relocated to a new premises at 21, Serangoon North Avenue 1. Past principals of Serangoon Garden Secondary School are Mr. Lee Chiow Thye (1975-1987); Mrs. Angela Ow (1987-1991); Mr. Tan Kiak Seng (陈激成, 1991-1994); Miss Monica Quek Swee Imm (1995-1999); Miss Daisy Tan Dek Chin (2001-Dec 2002); Miss Chee Mei Chun (朱美珍, Jan 2003-2009); and Mr. Ng Chee Kheong (吳志强, Dec 2009-to date). Title devised by Library staff.
Source
Taken from book Serangoon Gardens : 35th anniversary, 1959-1994, page 68