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St Bernadette’s Convent, Batu Gajah – The First School

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Subject :St Bernadette’s Convent, Batu Gajah – The First School
Published By : SMK St Bernadette 
Location : Batu Gajah
Estimated Year : 1945
Media Type : Photograph
Source : Ng Lin Hai, Batu Gajah
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This is a picture of the wooden shed in the compound of St Joseph's Catholic Church, in Batu Gajah. This shed was also the first ‘school block’ of St Bernadettes Convent. The school started off with 3 teachers and 3 classrooms. Later in the 1950s, the HIJ nuns managed to get a piece of land to build a better school.

To learn more about St Bernadette’s Convent, click here.

Filename : 20100128-007