SINGAPORE – Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus Our Lady of Good Counsel’s (CHIJ OLGC) new school building was officially opened on Aug 1.
The school, which is situated on a hill in Serangoon Gardens, was blessed and dedicated by Archbishop Nicholas Chia. A Papal Blessing from Rome was delivered to school principal Catherine Seah.
Senior Minister of State for Finance and Transport Lim Hwee Hua declared the school officially opened and the school choir sang a specially written piece for the occasion. The girls also entertained the guests with a musical, "The BeeAttitude". In conjunction with the school opening, the National Education Gallery was also opened that evening by Senior Minister of Trade and Industry S. Iswaran.
The school had moved to holding facilities in Ang Mo Kio while undergoing PRIME (Programme for Rebuilding and IMproving Existing School).
Pupils and staff can now look forward to using the better equipped classrooms and new facilities.