Rising prices have meant some extra fetching and carrying work for pupils at Cheung Chuk Shan College.
The school is setting up a stall in Victoria Park for the Lunar New Year fair for the fifth year in a row.Saturday, 14 January, 2012, 12:00am
Hoi Ping Chamber of Commerce Secondary School and Cheung Chuk Shan College met in the fifth round of the 12th Nesta-SCMP Inter-school Debating Competition last week. They tackled the motion 'Hong Kong isn't doing enough to ensure gender equality'. Hoi Ping was the affirmative side and Cheung Chuk Shan took the negative stance.3 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
Joey Chan's letter 'Time to look after our own students' (November 29) expressed her worries about the lack of university places if more are given to non-local, mostly mainland students. I was astonished by such thought. There are many advantages in accepting mainland students.
Firstly, we can practise our Putonghua, which has become an important language.8 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
The release of the exam results has sounded the starter's gun in a race to snap up Form Six places at schools across the city.10 Aug 2006 - 12:00am
'The individual is more important than the group' was the topic at the final of the Nesta/SCMP Inter-school Debating Competition 2005-06.29 Apr 2006 - 12:00am
A committed teacher went against the tide when he said children should be taught in the language they are most at home with
David Cheung Chi-kong, a firm believer in teaching students in their native tongue, practises what he preaches.30 Sep 2004 - 12:00am
A Filipina student who applied to attend the same English medium of instruction (EMI) secondary school as her elder sister was given a place at her 13th choice Cantonese medium of instruction (CMI) school, even though she was fluent in English and Putonghua, but not Cantonese.19 Oct 2002 - 12:00am
During the summer holidays I did some voluntary work looking after young children. It was a hot day and by the end tempers flared.
One young boy complained that he was hot. 'Where is the air-conditioner?' he moaned.
I tried to comfort him. 'Don't you feel the gentle breeze from the mountain,' I said.17 Oct 2000 - 12:00am
The top education think-tank is to reject calls to reduce school class sizes, triggering anger from pressure groups.28 Sep 2000 - 12:00am
Other top students who scored nine or 10 As:
Choi Kwan-ho, Diocesan Boys' School
A(1)s in English Language, Chinese Language, Economics, Religious Studies, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Additional Mathematics, Mathematics. A(2) in Principles of Accounts.
Gary Wu Chun-cheung, Wah Yan College (Kow loon)12 Aug 2000 - 12:00am