ECO WORLD HON­OURS 52 STU­DENTS

8 teach­ers re­ceive Spe­cial Teach­ers Award

New Straits Times - - NEWS - TEH ATHIRA YUSOF

FIFTY-TWO pupils from the cen­tral re­gion were hon­oured at the Eco World Foun­da­tion 2018 Ex­cel­lence Awards Cer­e­mony yes­ter­day.

Nine Ujian Pen­ca­pa­ian Seko­lah Ren­dah (UPSR) pupils and two Form Three As­sess­ment (PT3) stu­dents re­ceived the Ex­cel­lence Award.

Twenty-five UPSR pupils and one PT3 stu­dent re­ceived the Out­stand­ing Award.

Eleven UPSR pupils and four PT3 stu­dents re­ceived the Most Im­proved Award.

Forty-five UPSR pupils re­ceived RM200, RM150 or RM100, de­pend­ing on the cat­e­gory, while seven PT3 stu­dents were given RM500, RM400 or RM250.

They also re­ceived EnglishMalay dic­tionar­ies and mo­ti­va­tional books.

“The award cer­e­mony for UPSR and PT3 top scor­ers is held an­nu­ally to recog­nise stu­dents who achieved suc­cess in their stud­ies,” said the foun­da­tion’s chair­man, Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye, at the Eco World Bukit Bin­tang City Cen­tre here yes­ter­day.

“We are proud of not only the stu­dents, but also the teach­ers and par­ents, who mo­ti­vated and en­cour­aged the stu­dents to reach their full po­ten­tial.

“Eco World is com­mit­ted to con­tinue the stu­dent aid pro­gramme (SAP) so that stu­dents from un­der­priv­i­leged back­grounds re­ceive the best op­por­tu­nity in ed­u­ca­tion.”

Eight teach­ers were hon­oured with the Spe­cial Teach­ers Award. Two are from Pa­hang, four from Se­lan­gor and two from Kuala Lumpur.

SK Ah­mad of Pekan won the Best School Award and re­ceived RM10,000.

SJK(C) Sin Ming of Se­menyih re­ceived the foun­da­tion’s new­est award, the Eco World Foun­da­tion Award, and RM8,000.

The award hon­ours schools com­mit­ted to pro­vid­ing the best plat­form for chil­dren to ex­cel un­der SAP.

Present were Eco World Foun­da­tion trustee Tan Sri Mohd Radzi Sheikh Ah­mad, Eco World De­vel­op­ment Group Bhd ex­ec­u­tive di­rec­tor Datuk Voon Tin Yow and Eco World Malaysia pres­i­dent and chief ex­ec­u­tive of­fi­cer Datuk Chang Khim Wah.

PIC BY MUHD ZAABA ZAKERIA

Eco World Foun­da­tion chair­man Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye (seated, third row, cen­tre) with award re­cip­i­ents at the Eco World Bukit Bin­tang City Cen­tre in Kuala Lumpur yes­ter­day. With them are Eco World De­vel­op­ment Group Bhd ex­ec­u­tive di­rec­tor Datuk Voon Tin Yow (seated, third row, sixth from left) and Eco World Malaysia pres­i­dent and chief ex­ec­u­tive of­fi­cer Datuk Chang Khim Wah (seated, third row, sixth from right).

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