SIBU: Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Sacred Heart student, Bryan Lim Kien Seng, is among the 10 students listed as top scorers at the national level for the Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) 2021 results.
He achieved A in General Paper, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Accounting, becoming the state’s only 5A scorer.
He also scored excellent results in his Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) back in 2018 with 10As.
The school result was announced by its senior assistant of Form 6, Lai May Ging at a ceremony yesterday, which was officiated by SMK Sacred Heart Board of Management chairman, Bishop Joseph Hii.
Lim, however, was in Limbang with his school principal, David Teo for the state level announcement of the results by State Education Department director, Datuk Dr Azhar Ahmad.
According to Lai, out of the school’s 119 candidates who passed the exam, 11 students scored straight 4A, 15 with 4As, 16 with 3As, and 17 with 2As.
The school, which topped the nation in the 2016 exam, this time had an average grade of 3.23.
Speaking at the ceremony, Hii congratulated the students for upholding the glory of the school as one of the most remarkable STPM schools in the country.
“The collaboration between the students, teachers, and parents has enabled the school to achieve good results consistently in the exam,” he said.
Hii also urged the students to contribute to their alma mater by joining its old student’s association.
Teo, meanwhile, said that the hard work of the students had paid off.
“Continue to strive hard and achieve great successes in all your future undertakings but never forget your alma mater that has provided you with such great academic opportunities to shine your brightest,” he said in his speech which was read by Lai.
Also present was the Parent-Teacher Association vice chairman Dr Lewis Ling, and Sacred Heart Old Student Association vice secretary Yong King Sung.