The Straits Times, Oct 11, 1956
Excerpt from report
immediate expulsion of 142 pupils from eight
Singapore Chinese schools was ordered yesterday by
the Minister for Education, Mr Chew Swee Kee. He also
directed that two teachers be sacked and seven others
gave these orders to principals and management
committee representatives from 11 Chinese schools
whom he summoned to his office yesterday.
that he would not allow any of the expelled pupils or
dismissed teachers to be re-admitted to any other
over-run two big schools
Parents take food to the 4,000
On with new classes soon
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