Sunny Hill College / Kolej Sunny Hill (Kuching, Sarawak, MY)

A coeducational day school on the senior high school level, operated by the Sarawak Mission. It is situated three miles (five kilometers) from Kuching, the capital of Sarawak, Malaysia. Sunny Hill School opened its doors in two rented shop houses in 1925, with Tsau Teck Shin as principal. The next year the school was moved to the present school compound and housed in a humble building. Successive principals, until the school was closed in 1942 because of World War II, were T. Y. Tan, L. B. Tamboenan from Indonesia, Daniel Liem and S. F. Chu from Malaya, Gloria Tan from Singapore, and W.W.R. Lake. The enrollment of 10 boys and girls in 1927 increased to 60 by 1930. By the end of 1940 the school had 11 grades, with almost 300 students. To cope with the growing needs a new building was erecte...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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