Pioneer JC student overcame family difficulties to score in A-level exams
He repeated his first year in JC, but didn't give up
Published on Mar 4, 2014 9:14 AM
Yeo Shao Qi's parents got divorced when he was just 10.
His father later suffered from depression and his grandmother became ill.
He also had to give Chinese tuition and sell IT products when he was in junior college to help his mother, who works in a supermarket, with household expenses.
As a result, the Pioneer Junior College (PJC) student could not concentrate in school and had to repeat his first year in JC.
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