• Kee Wah Baking Workshops in March 2019

    The Social Sub-committee organised three baking class sessions at Kee Wah on 16th March and 23rd March. The morning workshop was for adult on baking Chinese sweet crispies with cashew (馬仔). The afternoon workshops were
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  • Lok Sin Tong Nursing Home Visit 2019

    On 23th February 2019, members of the DOGA Community Service Sub-committee visited the Lok Sin Tong Hoi Wang Road Nursing Home (“Nursing Home”) in South West Kowloon. More than 20 old girls joined the visit,
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  • Inter-house Netball Tournament 2019

    The annual DOGA Inter-house Netball Tournament was successfully held on 9th March 2019. Stepping into the 20th year since its establishment, the DOGA Netball Team received enthusiastic participation from over 60 players, some were even
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  • DSOBA Medical & Healthcare Chapter 2019 Dinner with DOGA

    DGS alumnae from the medical and healthcare profession and students were invited by the Diocesan School Old Boys’ Association (DSOBA) Medical & Healthcare Chapter to attend the DSOBA Medical & Healthcare Chapter Dinner on 17th
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  • Art Club Tea Cup Painting Workshop

    To welcome Chinese New Year and the spring season, the Art Club organised a Chinese Tea Cup Painting Workshop on 19th January 2019. Because of DGS campus renovations, the workshop was held at a cosy
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News Updates

  • 1 Finance Career Interest Group Gathering on 21 June
  • 2 Mother & Father’s Day Bracelet Workshop on 4 May
  • 3 Recycling of Winter School Uniforms
  • 4 Condolences
  • 5 Congratulations to Mrs Stella Lau JP
  • 6 Events Calendar
  • We are delighted to inform you the Finance Career Interest Group will be holding a networking event on Friday 21st June at LockCha Tea House (Hong Kong Park). Come enjoy an evening out with your fellow alumnae over fine teas and dim sums in this elegant heritage setting!

    We are honoured to have the following alumnae to share with us their career experience at the public sector of the finance industry:
    • Anissa Wong, class of 1998, Deputy Executive Director at the Financial Services Development Council
    • Tiffany Tang, class of 2004, Director of the Public Markets Team at the Hong Kong Monetary Authority

    We will also be having a tea demonstration to showcase some specialty teas of our steep Chinese tea culture.

    Register soon and don’t miss out on this fun opportunity to connect!

    Event Details:
    Date: 21st June 2019 (Friday)
    Time: 6.15pm – 8.30pm (6.45pm Tea Demonstration, 7.15pm Industry Sharing)
    Venue: LockCha Tea House, G/F, K.S. Lo Gallery, Hong Kong Park, Admiralty
    Fees: $250 for DOGA members and $350 for non-DOGA members

    Target Participants: All old girls who are practising or

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  • Looking for a perfect gift for Mother & Father's Day? Make your very own Garden Rose Charm Bracelet for your loved ones!

    Join us on 4th May 2019 (Saturday) 10:30am-12:30pm at 12/F Seaview Commercial Building, 21-24 Connaught Road West, Sheung Wan for the workshop conducted by Pamycarie.

    Details of the event can be found here:

    -Registration opens: 10:00 am on 8th April 2019 (Monday)

    -Registration link: https://goo.gl/forms/KCF2nkYwrBKdHHm52

    -Quota: 20 people (first come first served, priority will be given to DOGA members)

    See you there!

    DOGA Art Club

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  • An Art wall with DGS heritage is being planned inside the School Dormitory (presently under construction) above the senior school classrooms

    As recycled Winter school uniforms will form elements of the art piece, we are working in co-ordination with the School to implement a recycling program for this purpose.

    You are encouraged to participate in this meaningful event. Please reply to this email or call 27715881 if you have old uniforms to hand in.

    Details of the program are as follows:

    Winter uniform needed: Blue Shirt (primary and secondary schools),
    Grey Tunic/Skirt (F1- 6 secondary school)
    Condition: Used uniform should be clean.
    Normal tear and wear acceptable
    Collection Point: Drop off at 1 Jordan Road guardhouse
    Recycling period: Mar 25 to Apr 4, 2019 between 10am to 5pm

    Thank you for your support!

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  • It is with great sadness that we announce the passing away of our past DOGAL Honorary Treasurer, MAUREEN TIM CHUN SO (Class of 1968), on 24th January 2019. Maureen was the Honorary Treasurer of DOGAL and the Chair of the DOGAL Finance Sub-committee from 2002-2009.
    A memorial service will be held at 8pm on Wednesday 13th February 2019 at the 永寧堂, 2nd floor of Universal Funeral Parlour in Hung Hom; followed by a cremation ceremony the next day (14th February 2019) at 11:30am at the Diamond Hill Crematorium.

    DOGA would like to express our deepest condolences on the passing of Mrs. Elizabeth Lo Fong Sok Ki on the 25th December 2018 at the age of 82. Mrs. Lo was a long serving member of the School Council for 29 years from 1982 to 2011, a parent of alumna and a role model to many as a devout servant of Christ at St Andrew’s Church.

    Our heartfelt sympathies to the family of Mrs. Anita Yau Liang Man-Wai who passed away on the 18th October 2018. Mrs. Yau is fondly remembered as

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  • DOGA would like to extend our warmest congratulations to our alumna and DGS headmistress, Mrs Stella Lau JP, on her award of the Silver Bauhinia Star (SBS) from the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administration Region. The Silver Bauhinia Star is awarded to persons who have taken a leading part in public affairs and/or voluntary work over a long period of time. Mrs Lau is awarded the SBS for her distinguished public service, and in particular, her valuable contribution towards the promotion of interests and well-being of women in Hong Kong.
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  • Upcoming Events

    March 4 Introduction of DOGA to S6 Graduates
    March 9 DOGA Inter-house Netball Tournament
    March 16 Social Sub-committee Kee Wah Baking Workshop
    April 7 WWF Hong Kong Run For Wild 2019
    May 4 Art Club Mother's & Father's Day Event
    May DOGA Netball Team in Festival of Sports
    Social Sub-committee Event
    June 15 DOGA AGM
    June 22 Dr Symons Scholarship Selection
    June 29 DGS University Fair
    Art Club Summer Event
    June Visit to S6 Graduation Dinner
    Community Chest Dumplings Making
    DOGA Inter-house Basketball Competition
    July Support of S5 Job Shadowing Programme
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A Chronological History of Headmistresses at Diocesan Girls' School
1893-1899 Miss Susan Baxter
  Miss Baxter was the first Headmistress of the school. She first arrived here as a missionary with the Female Education Society in 1860. The number of children in the Diocesan Native Female Training School was 30 in 1863.
1899-1921 Miss Elizabeth Skipton
1921-1925 Miss Ferguson
  Miss Ferguson gave the school its motto "Daily Giving Service".
1925-1939 Miss H.D. Sawyer
  Miss Sawyer became Headmistress in 1925 on Miss Ferguson's death. The number of pupils was 222.
1939-1946 Miss E.M. Gibbins
  Miss Gibbins made the study of Chinese compulsory for all but European girls. Miss Gibbins also successfully prevented looting of the school during wartime. The war ended in 1945 and the school was re-opened on October 1st.
1946-1953 Miss A.W. Hurrell
  Though faced with such difficulties as the destruction of the school building, the absence of books and a library, Miss Hurrell was able to continue with the expansion of the existing school buildings, first with the conversion of a large dormitory from the old playshed.
1953-1985 Dr C J Symons
  In March, 1953, Dr. Symons returned as Headmistress having served twice before as Acting Headmistress. The school then numbered 644 from Kindergarten to the Upper Six. Dr. Symons had served the school for 32 years before retiring and returning to England.
1985-1999 Mrs Elim Lau
  Mrs. Elim Lau, an Old Girl of the School, took over as Headmistress from Dr. Symons in 1985.  During her term as Headmistress, she oversaw the completion of the new Building Extension Phase I in 1993 and Phase II in 1996, which allowed the Junior School to expand from 12 to 18 classes with an improved teacher-pupil ratio, and further equipped the Junior School with a new library and various special rooms for effective teaching and learning.  She retired in July 1999, having served the School for 14 years.
1999 to date Mrs Stella Lau
  Mrs. Stella Lau is also an Old Girl of the School.  She took over from Mrs. Elim Lau in September 1999.

A Chronological History of Headmistresses at Diocesan Girls' Junior School
1975-1978 Mrs. Rachel C.A. Benton
  Prior to 1975, the Headmistress of the Senior School also acted as the Headmistress of the Junior School.  With the rebuilding of the Junior School completed in September 1975, Mrs. Rachel C.A. Benton was appointed Headmistress of the Junior School, with Dr. C.J. Symons, then Headmistress of the Senior School, remaining as Supervisor of the Junior School.  Mrs. Benton served as Headmistress of DGJS from September 1975 through August 1978.
1978-1989 Mrs Daphne Blomfield
  Mrs. Blomfield took over from Mrs. Benton in September 1978 and she remained Headmistress of DGJS until her retirement in August 1989.
1989-1999 Mrs Rebecca Yip
  Mrs. Rebecca Yip, an Old Girl of the School, succeeded Mrs. Blomfield as Headmistress of DGJS in September 1989.  She served as Headmistress for 10 years until her retirement on 11th April 1999. During her term as Headmistress, she, together with Mrs. Elim Lau, oversaw the completion of the new Building Extension Phase I in 1993 and Phase II in 1996, which allowed the Junior School to expand from 12 to 18 classes with an improved teacher-pupil ratio, and further equipped the Junior School with a new library and various special rooms for effective teaching and learning.
1999 to 2016 Mrs Emily Dai
  Mrs. Emily Dai took over from Mrs. Rebecca Yip as Headmistress of DGJS on 12th April 1999. She is also an Old Girl of the School. During her time as Headmistress, she oversaw the redevelopment of the Junior School which was completed in 2011. Mrs. Dai had served the school for 18 years before retiring in December 2016.
2017 to date Mrs Annie Lee
  Mrs. Annie Lee succeeded Mrs. Emily Dai as Headmistress of DGJS in January 2017. Prior to this new position, she had served DGS for close to 20 years and was Deputy Headmistress of the Senior School.