Article by Siti Nur Rabiatul Nabilah binti Ramasami, Year 11 Blessed 2017 On 11th March 2017, my school which is Awang Semaun Secondary School was invited by the Jerudong International School to come over and watch their music concert. Only selected students from my school were chosen by our principal to be representatives. For us[…]

ISB students reach out with donations of school equipment to students of Sekolah Menengah Awang Semaun.

By SMAS English Department teacher and Lower School Coordinator Chris Hadley (CfBT) On Saturday 21st of January 2017 Sekolah Menengah Awang Semaun (SMAS) had the pleasure of hosting eleven visiting year 11 students and their teacher from International School Brunei (ISB). The main event for the visit was a ceremony for the students who lost their[…]

30 Minute Silent Reading for World Book Day 2016

In an effort to improve the school’s reading culture, Sekolah Menengah Awang Semaun is taking part in a World Book Day 2016 celebration, organized by the English Department of SMAS, joining the World Book Day 2016 festival from the United Kingdom. Today, 3 March 2016 marks the soft celebration of the upcoming 23 April 2016[…]

Soft Celebration of World Book Day 2016

  As part of our soft launching of our involvement in the World Book Day 2016 which will be held world wide on 23 April 2016, the school is taking part in a day of silent reading throughout the school on 3 March joining the celebration by World Book Day UK. This event is part[…]

English Department SEQEi Professional Development

The English Department of SM Awang Semaun held a professional development on the Ministry’s School Evaluation Towards Quality Education. The PD was chaired by the Head of Department Cikgu Mohd Syafiq bin Haji Abu Bakar and conducted by the Assistant Head of Department Mr Brian Strang. Besides the teachers in the department, the Deputy Principal[…]


28 April 2014, PUSAT SEJARAH BRUNEI – To ensure the smooth running of Pertandingan Kuiz Sejarah Piala Pehin Jawatan Dalam 2014, which is the first Inter-Secondary Schools History Quiz Competition ever being held in Brunei Darussalam, Pusat Sejarah Brunei once again held another briefing facilitated by representatives from Sekolah Menengah Awang Semaun and Multimedia In[…]

BEES Girls Start Buzzing

Photos by Yong Siew Wen [hcolumns] [columnhelper col-md-6] 14 April 2014, SMAS – If you are looking for a bee colony look no further. At our school we have a group of bees diligently buzzing away at work. However, these are no ordinary bees, these bees have only one thing in their minds and it’s[…]


5th April 2014, Panggung Pusat Sejarah Brunei – History teachers and students  will be experiencing a change of scenery this year. Pusat Sejarah Brunei (Brunei Historical Centre) will be organising the first ever inter-secondary schools History Quiz competition entitled Kuiz Sejarah Piala Pehin Jawatan Dalam 2014 (History Quiz Pehin Jawatan Dalam Trophy 2014) in collaboration with the[…]

SMAS Ex-History Students Helped Out in Quiz Trial

9 March 2014, MISC – As the Preliminary Round of the first ever Brunei’s Inter-Secondary Schools History Quiz “Kuiz Sejarah Piala Pehin Jawatan Dalam 2014” is drawing closer, a Mock Quiz Competition was held at Multimedia In Service Centre (MISC) at City Square in Berakas. The objective of the Mock Quiz was to test the[…]