Primary

Library Update

31 July 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

This term, our focus in Primary Library lessons is on literature, as we celebrate books! Students in Reception-Year 2 will read the Early Childhood Category and Years 3-6 the Picture Book of the Year Category of the CBCA Short-Listed books for 2020. All students will vote for their favourite book and this will be announced during Book Week in Week […Read more]

Secondary

[Event Recap] SEAMS Showcases Student Talent, Raises HKD37,000 for Charity

31 July 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Last Friday night saw the return of SEAMS – AISHK’s annual charity fashion show, run in the support of Christina Noble Children’s Foundation (CNCF). CNCF is committed to helping relieve child poverty in Vietnam and Mongolia, and to giving children the right to a safe childhood, with good health-care and a decent education. Titled as SEAMS: Transience, our theme was […Read more]

Primary

Cooking Up A Storm in Year 3 Science

31 July 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Year 3 students and staff have enthusiastically started our online Science unit with an ‘old’ friend, Pierre. Pierre is an apprentice chef to the world-famous Chef Luis. Pierre has been through chef school, however, he did not pay attention and as a result his knowledge about heat in the kitchen is ‘not so hot’. Throughout the unit, the Year 3 […Read more]

School Wide

AISHK SchoolTV | School Refusal

31 July 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

SchoolTV is a world first, online wellbeing platform out of Australia, featuring Dr Michael Carr-Gregg. It addresses the modern-day realities faced by schools and parents who increasingly need clear, relevant and fact-based information around raising safe, happy and resilient young people. All published SchoolTV topics are divided into series: Mental Health, Cybersafety, School Survival, Healthy Body, Positive Parenting and Special […Read more]

School Wide

AISHK 25th Anniversary Throwback: Jackie Chan Visits AISHK

30 July 2020 Jen N 0

On 18 February, 2005, global superstar Jackie Chan, best known as a martial artist, actor and singer, was a special guest at the school’s Welcome Back BBQ and 10th Anniversary Party. Below is an excerpt dated Wednesday 16 February, 2005 from Dhanara, written by Mr Paul Tam (Director, Development Community Relations, 2005), which gives you a sense of just how […Read more]

Secondary

Careers Corner – Year 12 Update

30 July 2020 AJ Dyka 0

Year 12 students are currently working hard towards the completion of their HSC and IB courses, with the examinations approaching in October and November. The Careers Advisors have been helping the students to make crucial decisions about their futures in what can seem sometimes like a very uncertain world where change is the only constant. Students in Year 12 have […Read more]

Primary

[Head of Primary Message] Week 1 Update

24 July 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Welcome to Term 3. After an eventful past couple of weeks, we find ourselves at the end of a rather busy Week 1. As I am sure many of us may have experienced, the start of this term has come with some disappointment that we cannot return to school on campus. Despite this, I would like to take this opportunity to […Read more]