Students and staff of SMK Bandar Kuching No. 1 can rejoice as the three-storey classroom block which was damaged by fire six years ago will be rebuilt soon.

The new block would consist of seven classrooms and three science laboratories.

An allocation of RM3,313,028 will be used for the rebuilding.

Perusahaan Al-Yahya Sdn Bhd has been contracted to complete the project with the Public Works Department playing the supervisory role.

The new block is expected to be ready in May next year. SMK Bandar Kuching No. 1 has a student population of about 1,600