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School History

 

Corporation Primary School was established in 1975. It was officially opened on 7 October 1976 by Mr Tang See Chim, then Deputy Speaker of Parliament and Member of Parliament for Choa Chu Kang. On 16 November 2001 the school was relocated from Boon Lay Avenue to a new building at Jurong West Street 24.


The school celebrated the official opening of its new campus on 8 July 2003. The new campus was officially opened by Dr Amy Khor, Member of Parliament for Hong Kah GRC. On 12 September 2008, the school’s heritage corner was declared opened. The special hub is intended to help our pupils and teachers understand and appreciate the school’s past history, and know it has impacted on the present and future.  The school celebrated its 35th anniversary in December 2010 as a key milestone in its educational journey. Last year, the school marked its 40 th anniversary in November with a musical at the NUS Cultural Centre.


The school has been under the leadership of 7 principals since its inception

Mr Fong Kim Chong

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1975   to 1986

Mr Henry Lee

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1987   to 1988

Mr Tan Hian Hui

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1989   to 1995

Mrs Sheena Datt

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1996   to 2003

Mdm Tang Wai Peng

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2004   to 2010

Mdm Vimi D. Sambawani

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2010   to 2015

Mrs Jennifer Pang 

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2015   to 

 

 

Mrs Jennifer Pang , the present principal, joined the school in December 2015. She is assisted by the Vice-Principal (Academic), Mdm Poon Gek Hong , who was posted to the school in June 2010 and Mrs Chia-Lai Seow Poh , who was posted to the school in December 2013, as well as the Vice-Principal (Administration), Ms Linda Chua , who was posted to the school in December 2012.

 


 

Last Updated 10/02/2016