Happenings, News

ACS (P) Principal retires, new head named

MRS DAISY ONG is retiring as Principal of Anglo-Chinese School (Primary). Announcing this, Mr Tan Wah
Thong, Chairman of the Anglo- Chinese Schools Board of Gover-nors (ACSBOG), said that Mrs Ong had served 42 years in the teaching profession with distinction. She joined ACS (Barker Road) as the Vice-Principal of the Primary Section in 1995 and was appointed the Principal of ACS (Primary) in 1998.

“On behalf of Bishop Dr Robert Solomon and members of the ACS Board of Governors, I wish to thank Mrs Ong for her dedicated service and commitment to ACS (Primary). We wish her good health and godspeed on her well deserved and blessed retire-ment,” he said.

Mr Tan also announced the appointment of Mr Richard Lim Chew Hiong as Principal of ACS (Primary), effective from January 2005. Mr Lim was the Principal of Zinghua Primary School from 1994-1997. Since December 1997 he has been the Principal of Henry Park Primary School.

Said Mr Tan: “The ACSBOG has found him a suitable successor to fill the position of Principal of ACS (Primary) that was vacated by Mrs Daisy Ong.

“Mr Lim has good credentials, an excellent professional track record and is eminently qualified for the post. He is a Christian. We welcome him to the ACS family.”


Fujian Christian Council members call on Bishop

schools4-Dec 2004

A THREE-MEMBER delegation from the Fujian Christian Council paid a courtesy call on Bishop Dr Robert Solomon at Methodist Centre on Oct 11, 2004.

It comprised the Senior Pastor, the Rev Zheng Xiao Gui, Pastor Lin Kong Long and Pastor Zheng Peng Fei.

They were visiting Singapore to explore the feasibility of working with the Methodist Missions Society to reach out to the youths and children in Luo Yuan with the Gospel of Christ.

As part of their tour, they visited Trinity Theological College, Bukit Panjang Methodist Church Kindergarten, Barker Road Methodist Church Kindergarten, Oldham Hall, Yong-En Care Centre in Chinatown, Bethany Methodist Nursing Home and Lakeside Family Centre.