Nan Chiau High School

Nan Chiau High School is a co-educationalsecondary school in Singapore. It is one of the 11 schools in Singapore that offer the Special Assistance Plan (SAP) Special/Express stream.

The school is affiliated to Singapore Hokkien Huay Kuan (also known as the Singapore Hokkien Association).

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Nan Chiau High Campus in 2015
  • Nan Chiau High School was originally Nan Chiau Teachers’ Training School which started in 1941 by Tan Kah Kee, at Kim Yam Road in River Valley.
  • During World War II, the school was used as the headquarters and training grounds for Dalforce, against the invading Japanese.[1]
  • In 1947 Nan Chiau Teachers’ Training School was changed into Nan Chiau Girls’ High School.
  • In 1965, Nan Chiau Girl’s High School was rebuilt at a cost of 2 million dollars. On 8 March 1969, the new school building was opened by then education minister Ong Pang Boon 8 March 1969.[2]
  • In 1974, the school was further expanded due to high number of students.[3]
  • In 1980 the school became an English medium school.
  • In 1984, the school started to take in boys. The school was renamed “Nan Chiau High School”[4]
  • In 2000, Nan Chiau High School was relocated to Sengkang New Town. The primary section separated to form Nan Chiau Primary School[5]
  • In November 2010, Nan Chiau High School was announced by the Ministry of Education to become the 11th Special Assistance Plan (SAP) school from January 2012.[6]

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