- A four-storey building built on the site of 408 Joo Chiat Place, replaced the wooden buildings fronting Lorong J.
- Mr Tan Im Hock was appointed the principal.
- The new four-storey school building at 408 Joo Chiat Place was officially declared open by Shaari Tadin, Member of Parliament (Kampong Chai Chee).
- Girls were admitted for the first time.
- The student population reached 2,500.
- Mr Bernard Fernandez was appointed the principal.