SMKN 1 Katapang

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SMK Negeri 1 Katapang At Glance

SMKN 1 Katapang was built in 1999. Formely its name was SMKN 4 Soreang. New Building Unit (NBU) of the SMKN 1 Katapang was financed by LOAN OCF project from Japan Goverment.

In 1999-2000, SMKN 1 Katapang began receiving the first new students for the Skill Programs ; Technology of Textile Bleaching, Technic of Industrial Electronics and Machining. The participants was 150 students and received 144 students, The teaching learning process was conducted at SMPN 1 Katapang.

In 2000-2001 SMKN 4 Soreang moved to New Building Unit located at Jalan Ceuri Terusan Kopo KM 13,5 Desa Katapang, Kecamatan Katapang Kabupaten Bandung.

When inaugurating the new building which was attended by authorities of Bandung Regency, Stake holders, School Comittees, Students’ Parents and all Civities of the SMKN 4 Soreang. They made up their mind to change SMKN 4 Soreang became The SMKN 1 Katapang, the reason why? Because the school, now, is located at Katapang distric.

At the end of the 2000, The name of the SMKN 1 Katapang was legalized formally by the decision later from Directorate of High and vocational school Department of National Education of Republic of Indonesia.

In the 2001-2002, SMKN 1 Katapang opened Technique of Mechanic Automotive.

In the 2001-2002 The students of the SMKN 1 Katapang conducted Dual System Education/on the job training in Pindad Co, Dehatex textile Industries,

Nusantara Aircraft Industries, Hanjaya Chemical Industries, Indonesian Telecommunication and at others relevant industries.

In the 2007-2008, SMKN 1 Katapang opened Technique of Computer Networking.