SMK PINGGAN PINGGAN
PITAS
SABAH

Pitas is district in Sabah under the Kudat Division. The name 'Pitas' is derived from the word of 'Nopitas' from 'Sungai' dialect that means "disconnected". This refers to an event a long time ago when the Bengkoka river was flooded and the villagers were not able to travel out of village. Pitas was established as a full ditrict in 1975 and among the ethnics in Pitas are the Dusun Kimaragang, Tombonuo, Orang Sungai, Bajau, and Rungus.

SMK Pinggan-Pinggan, Pitas (SMEKEPP) is situated about 150 km from Kota Kinabalu. A journey will take two hours and 30 minutes from the capital and about 45 minutes from Kota Marudu. SMEKEPP is located in vicinity of a village of the same name 'Kg. Pinggan-Pinggan'. The school is about 500 metres from seaside, a symbol of hope in a village that thrives in fishery and algriculture.

The location of Pitas

SMEKEPP is the champion of state level Harapan SERASI competition - a program organizedby the Sabah Forestry Department. SERASI is a competition among the schools in Sabah aimed at nurturing awareness on the importance of preserving the environment. 

The aeriel view of SMK Pinggan-Pinggan Pitas