Bowen Secondary School is a
government school in Singapore.
It offers subjects like LifeLit, which is a
combination of English & Literature and offers a wide variety
of CCAs and subjects up for hold for the students.
Secondary School started in 1982 in the growing new town of
Kio.It has seen been striving to improve the quality of
the school and has introduced " I Believe, Therefore I Am " as the
goal of the school.
Bowen Secondary is best well known for
its performing arts, including the military band and choir. Its
military band achieved an gold in the Singapore Youth Festival
(SYF) Central Judging in 2008.
It has also won the Singapore Tourism Board(STB)'S Best Educational
Event Organised by a Public Educational Institution in 2008 and has
been actively been participating in exchange programmes with
countries like India, China, Japan, Taiwan and etc.
On 4 December 1999
Bowen made its historic move to new premises along Lorong Napiri.
In year 2000, the school started the new millennium as a single
session school with 1374 pupils
and a much
improved Secondary One intake.In 2008, the minimum aggregate score
for PSLE, is about 221.
Since its establishment, the school has a total of 5 principals in
- 1982 - 1985 Mr T P Naidu
- 1985 - 1996 Miss Low Fook Yow
- 1996 - 2003 Mrs Grace Lim Siew Meng
- 2004 - 2007 Mr Paul Chua Meng Huat
- 2007 to date Mr Frederick Yeo