zIFBoards - Free Forum Hosting
Enjoy forums? Start your own community for free.

Learn More · Sign-up Now
Welcome to Taoism Singapore Forum. We hope you enjoy your visit.

You're currently viewing our forum as a guest. This means you are limited to certain areas of the board and there are some features you can't use. If you join our community, you'll be able to access member-only sections, and use many member-only features such as customizing your profile, sending personal messages, and voting in polls. Registration is simple, fast, and completely free.

Join our community!

If you're already a member please log in to your account to access all of our features:

Name:   Password:

<% BANNER %>
Dear All, this Forum is No Longer in Function.

For those who are interested in knowing more about Taoism, please proceed to http://www.facebook.com/groups/deityoftaoism/

Million Thanks


 History of old Schools in Singapore
Posted: Oct 3 2006, 03:16 PM


Group: Admin
Posts: 2,446
Member No.: 1
Joined: 13-December 05

Chong Wen Ge (Situated beside Thian Hock Kheng)

Singapore 1st Chinese Educational Organisation. Built in 1849, sponsored by Hokkien Leader Tan Kim Seng and Teochew Leader Seah Yew Jin.

Cui Ying Shu Yuan

Set up in year 1854, consider as the 2nd Chinese School in Singapore. Sponsored by Hokkien Leader Tan Kim Seng. The old address of this school is at Amoy Street No. 131, unfortunately, the school stopped functioning in year 1954.

Zhang Yuan Sheng School

The 1st School that teaches English in Singapore. Built in 1875 by Zhang Fang Ling.

Gan Eng Seng School.

Formely as Ying Hua School, set up by Mr Gan Eng Seng in 1886. Situated at Telok Ayer Street. Before a proper school was being built, Mr Gan Eng Seng uses his shop houses as classrooms for teaching. Due to the increasing of numbers in the enrollment, Mr Gan decided to build a school which can take in 300 students. 1893, the new campus was officially put into function.
« Next Oldest | History of Olden Singapore | Next Newest »
zIFBoards - Free Forum Hosting
Enjoy forums? Start your own community for free.
Learn More · Sign-up for Free

Topic Options Quick Reply

Other Links:

First Friendly Linkage to SingaporeSights

Forum Indications:

- New Posting (With No Sub-Directory) - No New Posting (With No Sub-Directory)
- New Posting (With Sub-Directory) - No New Posting (With Sub-Directory)

Hosted for free by zIFBoards* (Terms of Use: Updated 2/10/2010) | Powered by Invision Power Board v1.3 Final © 2003 IPS, Inc.
Page creation time: 0.0207 seconds · Archive

"Taoism Singapore Forum (TSF)" started officially in Year 2005. The Main Objective for TSF is to promote the Culture of Taoism (Locally and Internationally) to all Taoism Lovers/Taoists, Followers and Devotees. TSF doesn't belong to any Local nor Overseas Religious Organisation(s) and not a Profit-making group.