The school work started in August, 2016 with total investment of over VND153.9 billion ($6,606,772), of which, Ho Chi Minh City donated over VND104 billion and the rest from the province’s state budget.
The 2-ha school comprises of five two-story buildings and one floor and other rooms, stadium and library.
As the number of junior high students has risen drastically for years in the island; however, the island has merely one junior and senior high school Vo Thi Sau; therefore there has been a serious shortage of classrooms.
The new school is hoped to solve the shortage of classrooms in the island.
Former Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Le Thanh Hai and leaders of Ba Ria – Vung Tau attended the inauguration ceremony.