More than 70,000 Diploma of Secondary Education examination candidates received their results yesterday. In the new examination, passing with flying colours no longer means scoring straight As, but straight level 5s.Saturday, 21 July, 2012, 12:00am
For the first time this year, the city's top students can literally call themselves stars.
Two pupils from the elite Queen's College boys' school were among the five citywide to reach the new benchmark for excellence - 5** in seven subjects - as the first Hong Kong Diplomas of Secondary Education (HKDSE) were handed out.21 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
The Arts Ambassadors-in-School Scheme is organised by Hong Kong Arts Development Council. It encourages students to share the fun of arts and take their passion beyond campuses and into the larger community.9 Apr 2009 - 12:00am
Less than one month is left for the public to submit their ideas and opinions about what should be done with the 6,000 square-metre site bordered by Hollywood Road and Aberdeen, Staunton and Shing Wong Streets, just west of Central.
The site, which has sat empty for 15 years, was the location of the Asiatic Police Quarters (later named the Police Married Quarters) from 1950.27 Apr 2008 - 12:00am
Luk Mo-ping, 75, points to a school photo of himself when he attended Queen's College in Causeway Bay in 1950. The photo is part of a collection of school memorabilia on display to celebrate the college's 145th anniversary.20 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
Many Hong Kong students believe studying history is a waste of time.
They say the subject deals with obsolete events that do not help improve our modern world. But this is wrong.
History is inspiring and relevant. By looking back at what happened around the world, we can learn how the modern world was shaped.6 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
Chia Chi-fung, Queen's College, 16
'Reading a newspaper is helpful in getting good grades in language subjects. It enhances your comprehension, writing and analytical skills.'
So Yat-hin, St Joseph's College, 169 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
More primary children assigned first choices this year
Tears of joy rolled down Winsie Ho's face yesterday when she learned that her son had been offered a place at their dream school - Queen's College, a traditional elite school in Wan Chai.11 Jul 2007 - 12:00am
Andy Kwok Ka-hang, Brian Liu Wui-hang, Lam Tin-lok, Lawrence Yu Lok-lun, Chan Yuk-fung, Chiu Chun-wai
St Paul's Convent School
Joanne Lau Hui-ting
St Joseph's College
Lau Chi-ho, Pak Wai-lun
St Paul's Co-educational College10 Aug 2006 - 12:00am
Queen's College youth threatened herbalist with cutter and covered his mouth with chloroform towel
Two underachieving Queen's College pupils yesterday admitted conspiring to rob a Chinese herbalist at knifepoint.
Mak Chi-ho and Chan Pak-kit, both 16, appeared in District Court hours after receiving disappointing HKCEE results.10 Aug 2006 - 12:00am