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Co-organised by Hwa Chong students, Project Edelstein (The Gemstone Project) is an inter-school Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes project supporting the Bone Marrow Donor Programme (BMDP). Edelstein is the German word for gemstone; an apt met...


Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes (YFC) is a community initiative supported by Citi and the YMCA of Singapore in 2003. Funded by the Citi Foundation, the programme aims to promote social entrepreneurshi...

We extend our heartiest congratulations to Ms Deborah How Lai Yin (Principal Consultant/Arts) who has been awarded the Outstanding Economics Teacher Award 2016. This ina...

We extend our heartiest congratulations to Mrs Chan-Lim Yin Shin (Principal Consultant 1/English) who has been awarded the Inspiring Teacher of English Award (Leadership Award-Junior Coll...

The EcoFriend Awards recognises the efforts and achievements of environmentally-proactive people in Singapore who have sacrificed their personal time and effort to protect, promote and enhance Si...

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We extend our congratulations to Mr Darren Tay, our HCI alumnus (06S73), who is the first Singaporean to win the World Championship of Public Speaking in Washington, DC on August 20 2016. He beat...

The International History Olympiad was held from 17 to 24 July at the University of Hawaii in Honolulu, the United States of America. This international competition, organized by the Internationa...

Our athletes have proven their mettle with grit, resilience and sportsmanship displayed during the various competitions. Our heartiest congratulations to all student athletes and perform...

Held in Hanoi, Vietnam from July 17 to 24 2016, the International Biology Olympiad (IBO) is a competition for secondary school students who are winners of their respective National Biology Olympi...

Congratulations to the Hwa Chong team who clinched the top prize in the junior college category of the Senoko Sustainability Challenge organized jointly by Senoko Energy Pte Ltd ...

We extend our congratulations to Low Ming Loon, Danyon, Jina Lim Jia Xuan, Zane Chee Yong Wei on attaining the prestigious SAF Scholarship. We also commend Jina Lim Jia Xuan for being th...

The Singapore International Mathematics Challenge (SIMC) is a biennial international Mathematics event that provides opportunities to fuel students’ interest in Mathematics. It allows stude...

Chong Sheng Liang, Desmond (09A15) attained a triple first in Law and Geography, which is the rarest and highest award for a degree course awarded at Cambridge. In response to his achiev...

On 8 July 2016, two teams of National Police Cadet Corp cadets participated in the finals of the .22 Revolver Shooting Competition held at the Home Team Academy. The competition involves particip...

Jurong Town Corporation (JTC) I3 Challenge 2016 is a multi-disciplinary team-based ideas competition held from 7 to 9 June 2016. The theme of this year’s competition was PLACEMAKING...

The Class of 2015 achieved excellent academic results by attaining a mean University Admission Point (UAP) of 85.2 - the best set of results since the Integrated Programme s...

Chan Jun Jie 16S62 Initiated by former President S R Nathan in 2000 and continued by President Tony Tan in 2012, the President’s Challenge is a fund raising movement suppo...

From 18 to 26 July, Hwa Chong Institution hosted and organized the Hwa Chong Asia-Pacific Young Leaders Summit 2016 (HC-APYLS 2016). The Summit aims to create a cross-cultural networking platform...

The Robert Walker Prize for Essays in Law is a prestigious competition that is named after Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe, an Honorary Fellow of Trinity College, who is the organizer of this compet...

We extend our heartiest congratulations to Ms Liew Pei Li (Senior Consultant/Humanities Programme and Literature) for being awarded the Best Literature Teacher of the Year at the...

On 2 July 2016, two teams of Hwa Chong students participated in the 8th Zhaoyang Cup International Literary Recital Competition (Singapore Round). With their  poignant piece on the refugee c...

From 1 to 5 June 2016, 3 Hwa Chong teams participated in the Community Problem Solving Programme (CmPs) category at the Future Problem Solving Program International  Conference (FPSPIC) held...

The Singapore Police Force (SPF) awards the SPF Book Prize to deserving JC1 students in recognition of their excellent academic and CCA achievements. This award aims to spur students to continue ...

Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for Economic and Social Policies, Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, graced this year’s Pre-University Seminar’s Opening Ceremony held at the N...

On 29 May 2016, Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Ms Grace Fu graced the end of the milestone event when she joined more than 500 participants who took turns to paddle on kayaking ergomet...

See Yongsong (15S6H) In November 2015, a group of 10 students represented Hwa Chong at the Urban Redevelopment Authority’s Challenge for the Urban Built Environment (URA CUBE), an ...

A group comprising 10 students represented Hwa Chong at the 19th National Olympiad in Informatics. All of them attained commendable results. The Gold medalists comprise Ho Xu Yang, Damia...

The Singapore Armed Forces Young Leader Award (SYLA) recognizes outstanding students who demonstrate academic excellence, display leadership qualities in their co-curricula activities and who are...

Yeo Teng Wei 16A15, Wong Yi Jie 16S72 Hwa Chong’s Track and Field team has once again achieved stellar results at the National Inter-School Track and Field Championships. ...

It is the hectic sports season and our athletes have proven their mettle with grit, resilience and sportsmanship displayed during the various competitions. Our heartiest congratulations ...

Organized by the School of Chemical and Life Sciences at Nanyang Polytechnic, the Inter-Secondary School Pharmaceutical Science Challenge on 10 March 2016 required participants’ to master i...

Recently in March, HCI sent its largest contingent of finalists for the past 5 years to participate in the Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) organized by Ministry of Education (MOE), ...

We extend our heartiest congratulations to both our alumni Mr Chong Chee Wah and Mr Royston Tay for being awarded the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year by the Singapore Comp...

HCI has achieved its best results ever, since the first batch of Integrated Programme (IP) students took the A-Levels in 2007.   This cohort has ...

Zhao Jiayi (15A15) In February this year, Hwa Chong students produced a remastered version of ‘CLEP: Broadening Horizons’《语特蓝天...

Ng Wei Ai (15A15) and Matthew Ng Cheng En (15S6G) Since Class 4C of 1976 graduated, many of the doctors, scientists and entrepreneurs who emerged from its ranks have relocated to various...

From 28th November to 13th December 2015, Dr Erkan Polatdemir, together with 4 CenTAD students visited Hwa Chong Alumnus, Professor Changhuei Yang’s Biophotonics research laboratory at the ...

Students from over 44 schools in 20 different countries across 4 continents have travelled to Singapore to learn firsthand from Nobel Laureates the marvels of scientific discovery and its impact ...

HCI students have emerged as one of the select few who have topped the 2015 Singapore Biology Olympiad with 3 Golds, 2 Silvers and 1 Bronze award. The Gold medallists co...

Tan Yi Ying (14A15) has been awarded the top prize at the MAS-ESS Essay Competition 2015, which is co-organised by the Monetary Authority of Singapore and the Economic Society of Singapore.

Mdm Nada Nurwani Ng (Lecturer/Biology & LSS) has been given the Bronze Award at the 34th United Overseas Bank (UOB) Painting of the Year 2015. The UOB Painting of the Year competitio...

Hwa Chong’s Project Hiraeth has been named as the Most Outstanding Team (Category A: Secondary) in the Citi-YMCA Youth for Causes 2015. The Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes (YFC...

We are saddened by the passing of former Chairman Mr Tan Keong Choon. Mr Tan served as the Chairman of the Management Committee for The Chinese High School (TCHS) for 26 years and the Chairman of...

Hwa Chong Institution has received the Water Efficient Building (WEB) Certification (Silver) 2015 for its efforts in water conservation. The WEB Certification was launched in 2004 by the Public U...

A team of 6 Hwa Chong students participated in the Intelligent Ironman Creativity Contest, held in Taitung University, Taiwan from 27th to the 30th of July. The 2015 edition of this annual contes...

3 Hwa Chong students have been awarded the Lee Hsien Loong Award for Outstanding Bicultural Students, the most number of award-winners of any school in this category. This follows up from 2014, w...

Daniel Tan Chee Hian (14S7B) represented Singapore at the International Biology Olympiad (IBO) from 12-19 July in Aarhus, Denmark, and was awarded a Gold medal for his performance. He was also ra...

  Lim Tze Etsuko (林缇) (13A14) and Russell Ewe Yuhang (尤宇航) (12A11) have been awarded the prestigious 2015 President’s Scholarship. Out of th...

The World Schools Debating Championships (WSDC), the largest international tournament for debaters aged 14 to 19 was hosted by Singapore from 27 July  to 6 August 2015. Team Singapore, compr...

The Class of 2014 achieved excellent academic results, achieving a median University Admission Point (UAP) of 86.63 out of 90. In other words, the average Hwa Chong student attained 3 distinction...

Two teams of students represented Hwa Chong in the National Olympiad in Informatics (NOI), held on 7 March 2015 at the School of Computing, National University of Singapore. The teams achieved a ...

On the 2nd of June, Hwa Chong NPCC sent 2 teams of cadets to compete in the Preliminary round of the annual Inter-Unit .22 Revolver Shooting Competition. Despite intense competition from 150 othe...

20 years ago in 1995, a time capsule enshrining the hopes and dreams of Hwa Chong was sealed and buried in the campus. On 6th August 2015, this time capsule was unsealed, and the items displayed ...

Hwa Chong students continue to achieve noteworthy results in various national astronomy and astrophysics-related competitions. Singapore Astronomy Olympiad ...

We are pleased to announce that Mr Tan Chin Guan, Chinese Language teacher from the High School section, has been conferred the prestigious Outstanding Youth in Education Award (OYEA) 2015.

Hwa Chong students have always performed well in research competitions and 2015 has been no different. Two prestigious science competitions, CHAOS 2015 and Singapore Junior Water Prize 2015, have...

A team of Hwa Chong students, Project Integrate, has been crowned the champions of the Senior Division at the Future Problem Solving Programme International Conference (FPSPI) 2015 in th...

Tin Jinyao from 3S1 was conferred Singapore’s first individual gold in the open under-20 division in the 16th Asean+ Age Group Chess Championships (AAG). The competition held between June 8...

The Hwa Chong team which emerged top amongst the 600 project submissions at the annual Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF), has excelled on the international stage as well. The team com...

Raymond Scott Lee Chian Hoong (13S62) has been awarded the 2014 Angus Ross prize for being the best performing English Literature student in the world, outside the United Kingdom. The Angus Ross ...

2017 Sec 1 Intake: Hwa Chong is a great place to be a student, visit our information booth on 24 Nov (Thursday) 1pm - 5pm & 25 Nov (Fri) 9am - 5pm. All-Day C...

Dear Students/Parents, The photographs from Graduation Day 2016 can be viewed and downloaded at the links below

Dear Parents / Guardians,   We thank you for supporting us at ECG Seminar 2015.   We are pleased to invite you to register for the Parent Engagement ...

Dear Students of Class 2015 Your GCE A level certificate and School Graduation Certificate are ready for collection at Kong Chian Administration Centre. ...

Tan Yi Lin, Isabella (15A15) A Hwa Chong team from the Humanities and Current Affairs Society, comprising Lim Li Gang (15A15), Clara Low Puay Cheng (15A15), Josea Evan (15A15), Kuah Xuan...

HCI students have emerged as one of the select few who have topped the 2015 Singapore Biology Olympiad with 3 Golds, 2 Silvers and 1 Bronze award. The Gold medallists co...

The Promising Young Leader Award awarded by the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) aims to recognize young talent who have not only achieved excellence in academic performance, but also d...

Zachary Loh (16A12) On the evening of 21st March 2016, a hearty rendition of the school song filled Tan Kah Kee Hall, bringing back cherished memories of school life to the Hwa Chong alu...

21st March marks Founders’ Day, a day when the Hwa Chong family commemorates our founders’ spirit of giving. This year, more than 3000 Hwa Chong students embarked on a nationwide driv...

One of Singapore’s most established sports teams, Hwa Chong’s Track and Field Team, has nurtured many athletes who have attained glory for both school and nation. Channel NewsAsia int...

An outline of 2016 C1 Parents' Day programme: Date : 19-Feb-2016 ...

Hwa Chong’s BSP Students Nurtured as Bilingual Leaders Empowered by the best of East and West From 15 November to 5 December 2015, a group of China Studies ...

HCI acknowledged the sterling efforts from its staff during the annual staff meeting in January 2016 with the Outstanding Educator and Outstanding Contributions Awards. Through their dedication, ...

Due to renovation works, the High School Administration Office will be located at the Kong Chian Library until the end of Term 1 2016. Please follow the directions indicated on the signs ...

Our entrance examination is only open to candidates who are interested to be admitted into Secondary Three: AY2016. There are no vacancies for the other levels i...

Dear Hwa Chong alumni, It is our...

By Zhao Jiayi 15A15, Rachel Kok 15S65 Singapore is showcasing her sporting prowess at the 28th Sea Games in June 2015 and Hwa Chong is proud of our student athletes who are representing ...

In conjunction with Hwa Chong Arts Fest Concert, our school held the inaugural Hwa Chong Distinguished Partners Award on 28 May 2015 to recognise partners’ efforts and commitment in promoti...

Hwa Chong Institution teacher and ultramarathoner Mr Yong Yuen Cheng (Physical Education), together with his running partner Mr Lim Nghee Huat and pacer Gerrard Lin, kicked off the annual Hwa Cho...

Zheng Liying (15S6G) has become the second Hwa Chong student to win the Grand Prize in the Singapore School Student Category in the 2015 Singapore International 3D Printing Competitions: ‘V...

Hwa Chong athletes and performing artistes have done the school proud with their excellent performances in 2015. They have justly reaped the rewards of their hard work, demonstrating in the proce...

By Lim Zheng Sen Joel 14A15 The Founders’ Day Food Drive was conceived back in 2013 by the iSpark consortium of the High School Section. It started off fr...

HCI students have clinched top prize for the 2014 Challenge for the Urban and Built Environment (CUBE). This was part of an annual workshop cum competition for pre-university students organised b...

6 Hwa Chong students have been recognised by the Northwest CDC for their excellent holistic achievements. They were recently conferred the Northwest CDC Outstanding All-Rounder Student (OARS) Awa...

A Hwa Chong team comprising Tan Yi Zhao (15S7G), Lim Zheng Theng (15S7J), and Benjamin Tan Kye Jyn (15S7B), has emerged top amongst the best Science students in Singapore at the annual Singapore ...

Hwa Chong Institution is the first junior college to organize and host the annual nation-wide Biomedical Engineering Society 9th Scientific Meeting (BES9SM) that will be held on 16 May 2015. ...

Hwa Chong aims for every batch of graduating students to be imbued with the principle of “Leading with Compassion”, and the school has certainly provided ample platforms for them to p...

Advanced Placement (AP) Exam scores are reported on a 5 point scale, where a 5 is equivalent to a grade of A in the corresponding college course. Approximately 1.5 million candidates sat for the ...

The Hwa Chong Institution National Police Cadet Corps (NPCC) unit has been awarded the Gold Award for the NPCC Unit Overall Proficiency Award (UOPA) for the 20th year running. The UOPA is awarded...

For the first time, Nobel Laureates will be personally judging the finals of an inaugural science research poster competition at the 7th International Science Youth Forum (ISYF) in Singapore....

Students from Hwa Chong have maintained their high standards of performance nationally with another good showing in the 2014 Singapore Science Olympiads. The Singapore Science Olympiads, held in ...

Tan Kuang Ian (13S6C) and Thomson Tay Bo Wen (13S6N) of the Hwa Chong Scout Group have been conferred the President’s Scout Award for 2014. The President’s Scout Award is the...

Xin Jiawen (14S66) took the champion title in the Junior College category of the National Mandarin Oratorical Competition, which is jointly organized by the Singapore Chinese Teachers Union and Z...

Our Principal, Dr Hon Chiew Weng, has received the Outstanding  Science Alumni Award  for his contribution towards equipping the future generation with both the passion and expertise in...

A Hwa Chong team comprising Ooi Ren Yi (4S3), Daryl Wang Jiale (4S3) and Ryan Lim Hong Dian (4S3) impressed the judges to emerge as overall champions in the secondary school category of the Panas...

By Tan Yi Ying 14A15 The Tan Sri (Dr.) Tan Chin Tuan Scholarship Tea Reception took place at the Tan Chin Tuan Mansion on 30th July 2014, where 8 students from Hwa Chong Institution receiv...

The Hwa Chong team comprising Beh Hui Ning Eirena, Goh Choon Guan, Lim Hui Ern, Quek Xue Huan Clara, and Shie Yu Hao (all from 14S7C) has emerged as Champions in the tertiary category for the Sin...

Hwa Chong students have once again shown their mathematical prowess as they won over a hundred awards in the Singapore Mathematical Olympiad (SMO 2014), including the top honours awarded to schoo...