Alumni

Alumni Gather at Term End

8 December 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Past students and staff were treated to a cool, sunny afternoon on Thursday 7 December when they returned to AISHK for the traditional end of year reunion. Due to a home basketball game on at the same time, alumni, current students and teachers only participated in football this year, but what a tournament it was. The competition was friendly but […Read more]

School Wide

[The Lion Rock] The Mindfulness Movement

8 December 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Mindfulness. If you instantly recognise this term, it may be because it has recently seen an increase in related literature and media coverage. However, contrary to some descriptions of it as a “movement” or “trend”, mindfulness is in fact a concept and practice which has existed for thousands of years, with proven benefits and sound relevance to our lives today. […Read more]

Primary

Invitation to take part in the 4th International Zhou Youguang Cup Chinese Talent Show

7 December 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

In early Term 2 next year, AISHK will be joining the ESF schools in co-organising the 4th International Zhou Youguang Cup Chinese Talent Show – a platform at which the Primary students will get to showcase their various skills in Chinese. The competition is divided into Native and Non-Native groups. If you are interested in knowing more about the competition, […Read more]

Secondary

Year 10 Work Experience

6 December 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Year 10 students were nervous as they prepared for their work experience over the past few months. They each applied to a company with a letter and their career portfolio, sometimes after a few rejections, they managed to secure a two-week work experience placement. Most students worked at companies in Hong Kong experiencing a diverse range of jobs including working […Read more]

Sports and ECA

[Student Report] AYP-ers Take to the Trails

6 December 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

From Thursday 30 of November to 2 of December, students from Year 10 and 11 set off to Sai Kung to conquer the challenging mountains. We utilised our skills previously learnt from training sessions led by Mr Skellern which included mapping, camp craft, first aid and many more. We formed closer friendships and interacted with nature. Hiking from 8:00am to […Read more]

Secondary

Duo Win Championship at Hong Kong Schools Speech Festival – an AISHK First!

6 December 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Congratulations to our Year 11 students Zachary Chu and Carson Young on winning the Championship at the 69th annual Hong Kong Schools Speech Festival on December 2. Last Saturday, Zachary and Carson represented AISHK in the Chinese Duo Verse Speaking competition. This is the first time that AISHK has won the Championship in the category of Chinese Duo Verse Speaking […Read more]

Sports and ECA

Green and Gold Take Silver at Primary School Soccer Tournament

5 December 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Last Saturday 2 Dec, seven boys travelled to KGV to play in one of the largest primary school soccer tournaments here in Hong Kong, with over 20 schools participating. The team, made up of Zain Franicevic, Seb Gyngell, Thomas Reeves, Quincy Dawson, Joshua Buffon, Thomas Christmas and Xavier Gyngell, went through pool games undefeated and progressed to the cup playoffs. […Read more]

Secondary

A Message from the Head of Secondary

1 December 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Ms Carini recently emailed a message to all Year 7 parents about students’ use of a messaging app called Sarahah. This app enables the sending and receiving of “feedback” from acquaintances, friends and co-workers anonymously. It was originally designed in the middle-east and has become very popular world-wide with teens, but has also been labelled by App Store reviews as […Read more]