Our Principals and Teachers

According to Mrs Phyllis Tan, in a casual conversation on 27 May 2014 between herself and Suzy Tan,  Toa Payoh Integrated Primary School started sometime in 1954 or 1955. It became Thomson Primary School 1 Sep 1970 based on records she has with her.

The principals through the years, from the 1950’s onwards until just before its merger with Lee Kuo Chuan Primary School and Rangoon Primary School were as follows:

PT Principals 1 and 2 Mrs Tan Peng Nam Ms Ngoi

Mrs Tan Peng Nam and Miss Ngoi,principals, undated

 

Mr Yeong Kum Tien, who was possibly the principal who took over from Miss Ngoi

Mr Yeong Kum Tien, who was possibly the principal who took over from Miss Ngoi

Mr Khoo Sooi Huat Principal 1961-1963

Mr Khoo Sooi Huat Principal
1961-1963

Mr Lim Bock Hai Principal 1966 to 1967

Mr Lim Bock Hai
Principal 1966 to 1967

Miss Yap Kok Tin Principal 1968 to 1970

Miss Yap Kok Tin
Principal
1968 to 1970

Mr Cheah Fui Lan Principal 1971 to 1982

Mr Cheah Fui Lan
Principal
1971 to 1982

Mr Phoon Yoon Seng Principal 1982 to 1984

Mr Phoon Yoon Seng
Principal
1982 to 1984

 

 

 

TPS teachers 1979_0001

Front row from left to right:
Mrs Masduki, Mrs Chow Chin Choo, Mrs Mary Sng, Mr Leng, Mrs Tay Seow Huah, Mr Cheah (Principal), Mrs Phyllis Tan, Mrs Eng (Chinese tr), Mrs Nonee Teo, Mrs Nancy Yong and Mrs Florence DeSouza.
2nd row: Mrs Toi, Cikgu Sulaiman, Mrs Loy, Ms Eileen Seah, Miss Lee Woon Ling, Mrs Tan, Mrs Char, Mdm Wong ( Chinese tr), Mrs Ong Siew Luan, Cikgu Saadiah, Ms Chan Shong Yong, Mdm Soo and Mdm Lim .
3rd row: Mr Rama, trainee tr, trainee tr, Mr Wong Kwong Siong, Mr Lee Tuck Choong, Mr Yeong, Mr Lau Soo Har and Mr Chan Tian Seng.

 

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