SMK St. Teresa
is an all-girls' secondary school in Kuching
, East Malaysia
, founded in 1885. The school is located opposite SMK St. Joseph, which is an all boys' school.
SMK ST Teresa. Celebrating 125 Glorious Years
., 2010. p. 18.Situated at Jalan Tun Abang Haji Openg, the school continues her mission of providing quality and holistic education with the aim of producing individuals of calibre and integrity. The school comprises 5 buildings altogether. The convent block, built in 1925, holds ST. Teresa's Secondary School's Administrative office.
The school is divided into two sessions, morning session (upper secondary students of Form 3, Form 4 and Form 5) and afternoon session (lower secondary students of Form 1 - Form 2)
The current principal is Madam Mary John. The previous principals were Mr Su Hiong Ai and Mr. Christopher Tan. The school founder was Sister Teresa Cheetham.
The school is one of the premier schools of Sarawak, acing in both education and co-curricular activities. It has also been known as one of the most sought after school to study in ever since the 80s.
It is a tradition in SMK St Teresa to hold a biennial Food and Fun Fair for fund-raising purposes to improve the school's surrounding and to add facilities. Tickets are to be bought from the students and teachers.
The school holds dinners and events every year such as reunion dinners and school anniversaries.
SMK. ST. Teresa celebrated her 125th Anniversary on a... Read More