HISTORY

G.T. College was founded in 1996. It started as a non-profit charitable primary school and has grown into a school with both primary and secondary section under the direct subsidy scheme. With a vision of educational innovation and excellence, G.T. College is a pioneer in gifted education, small class teaching, life education, talent development and science & creativity education. It is one of the most-sought-after schools in Hong Kong.

 

The founding body of G.T. College is the Gifted Education Council of Hong Kong, a charitable organization which has served the Hong Kong community through gifted education since 1988.

 

Development Milestones

 

1996

 

Inauguration Ceremony of G.T. School at Lei King Wan, Hong Kong Island by Sir David Akers-Jones, former Chief Secretary of Hong Kong

 

1998

 

Opening of G.T. School Kowloon Branch

 

2001

 

First graduation ceremony; 80% of primary school graduates entered EMI secondary schools

 

2002

 

Acquisition of Tseung Kwan O Campus and operation under Direct Subsidy Scheme as G.T. (Ellen Yeung) School

 

2005

 

Starts secondary section and renames G.T. (Ellen Yeung) College

 

First intake of Grade 7 (S1) students

 

2007

 

Grade 8 (S2) students accelerates in English and attains Form 5 standard in

IGCSE - English

 

2009

 

2000 applicants compete for 100 Grade one school places

 

2010

 

G.T. Graduates attain 100% pass and 58% credit (Hong Kong average: 23%) in HKCEE English

 

2012

 

Hong Kong Art Development Council confers Gold Award of Art Education to G.T. (Ellen Yeung) College

 

2013

 

Over 85% G.T. Graduates gain university admission locally and overseas

 

2014

 

G.T. students consistently attain international awards, including those in physics, mathematics, visual arts and public policy studies

 

 

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G.T. (Ellen Yeung) College

10, Ling Kwong Street, Tiu Keng Leng, Tseung Kwan O, Hong Kong

     (852) 2535-6867         (852) 2623-6550

 

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