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'''TWGH Lo Kon Ting Memorial College''' is an aided [[secondary school]] in [[Hong Kong]]. It was initially named '''TWGH Number Fifteen School''' when it was established in 1987.<ref name=":0">{{Cite web|url=http://www.lktmc.edu.hk/intro.php|title=Introduction {{!}} TWGHs Lo Kon Ting Memorial College|website=www.lktmc.edu.hk|access-date=2017-05-16}}</ref> Being one of the two secondary schools located in [[Long Ping Estate]], the school was so named owed to a donation of Lo Wing Yip Tong in memorial of Lo Kon Ting.<ref name=":0" /> Fully funded by [[Government of Hong Kong]], the [[grammar school]] adopts [[English-medium education]]. The school is governed by [[Tung Wah Group of Hospitals]].
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'''Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Lo Kon Ting Memorial College''' ({{Lang-zh|c=|s=|t=東華三院盧幹庭紀念中學}}) is a [[secondary school]] in [[Hong Kong]]. Wholly funded by [[Government of Hong Kong]], the [[grammar school]] is one of the two secondary schools located in [[Long Ping Estate]]. Majority of its [[Course (education)|subjects]] are [[English-medium education|taught in English]], with few exceptions in subjects like [[Liberal arts education|Liberal Studies]] and [[Visual arts|Visual Arts]].<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.chsc.hk/ssp2016/sch_detail6.php?lang_id=1&sch_id=70|title=SSP Profiles 2016/2017|website=www.chsc.hk|language=zh-HK|access-date=2017-05-19}}</ref> Established and governed by [[Tung Wah Group of Hospitals]], the oldest and the largest [[Charitable organization|charitable organisation]] in Hong Kong, the school had 1190 [[Student|students]] and 24 [[Class (education)|classes]] as of 2016.
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== History ==
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The school was initially named as '''Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Number Fifteen School''' shortly after its establishment in 1987,<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.lktmc.edu.hk/intro.php?Lang=en|title=Introduction {{!}} TWGHs Lo Kon Ting Memorial College|website=www.lktmc.edu.hk|access-date=2017-05-19}}</ref> considering the school is the fifteenth [[secondary school]] established by [[Tung Wah Group of Hospitals]].<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://iknow.hkej.com/php/article.detail.php?aid=23354|title=盧幹庭紀念中學 校長打開學生國際視野|last=信報通識|website=信報通識|access-date=2017-05-19}}</ref> It was then bestowed its current name after receiving donation from [[family]] of Lo Kon-ting, founder of a [[Jewellery|jewellery company]],<ref name=":0">{{Cite journal|last=|first=|date=July 1968|title=COLLEGE NEWS|url=|journal=The University Bulletin|volume=Volume Four/Number Ten|pages=5}}</ref> under the name of Lo Wing Yip Tong.<ref name=":0" />
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Richard Eng King-hang, a well-known English tutor in Hong Kong, once served as a [[teacher]] during the early days upon the school's establishment in 1987.
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Ho Hoi-lam, once a student of the school, scored 8 As, a level 5 in [[English language|English]] and a 5* in [[Chinese language|Chinese]] in 2007 [[Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination]].<ref>{{Cite news|url=http://www.scmp.com/article/603568/14-elite-schools-reject-shows-shes-class-her-own|title=At 14, elite school's reject shows she's in a class of her own|work=South China Morning Post|access-date=2017-05-19|language=en}}</ref><ref>{{Cite news|url=http://www.scmp.com/article/603543/ordinary-extraordinary|title=From the ordinary to the extraordinary|work=South China Morning Post|access-date=2017-05-19|language=en}}</ref> Her examination result was applauded by major [[Media of Hong Kong|media outlets of Hong Kong]].<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.lktmc.edu.hk/lkt_star/lkt_star.htm|title=盧中之星|website=www.lktmc.edu.hk|access-date=2017-05-19}}</ref>
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Yim Chin-ming, then-[[Head teacher|principal]] of the school, passed away on 11 May 2013 after suffering a [[stroke]].<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.lktmc.edu.hk/yim/|title=東華三院盧幹庭紀念中學|last=|first=|date=|website=|archive-url=|archive-date=|dead-url=|access-date=9 May 2017}}</ref> He was succeeded by Lam Chi-ming, then-vice-principal of [[TWGHs Kap Yan Directors' College|Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Kap Yan Directors' College]], in October 2013 after six months of [[mourning]]. Lam becomes the fourth principal of the school.
   
 
== See also ==
 
== See also ==