AISHK 25th Anniversary Throwback: Celebrating the Olympics

The Year 2000: Celebrating the Sydney Olympic Games with an opening ceremony at the school’s former Cheung Sha Wan campus

On Friday 15 September, 2000, the school held a special march and assembly┬áto celebrate the Summer Olympic Games which was hosted in Sydney, Australia from 15 September, 2000 to 1 October, 2000. The opening ceremony involved a march past of the national flags and the lighting of the ‘Olympic torch’. The assembly showcased the students’ athletic talents (in the form of dance) as they demonstrated various Olympics sports including running, swimming, rowing, gymnastics and boxing. The assembly closed out with a fitting choir performance of ‘We are the Champions’ by Queen.

1996: The school’s first Olympics closing ceremony