School Wide

AISHK Jump Jams for joy!

22 June 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

On Wednesday 20 June, Reception to Year 12 came together on the field for our first ever whole school Jump Jam event! The aim was to foster strong friendships and relationships across all departments and build a foundation of gratitude, compassion and respect among the student body. It was one massive display of unity, positive spirit and friendship. On the day, students were […Read more]

Year 1 News

Year 1 News in Week 10, Term 2

22 June 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

LITERACY As we wrap up Term 2, students have been reflecting on what it means to ‘transform’ a story. Over the term they have written fabulous transformations of Imagine, Where the Wild Things Are, Stuck and The Troll. Next term we look forward to exploring the difference between imaginative and informative texts. In particular, we consider Can you learn facts […Read more]

Primary

Hot Enough to Fry an Egg

22 June 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

Year 3 students have been learning about heat transfer as part of our Science Unit – The Heat is On. Thursday 31 May, after some high temperature record breaking days, Year 3 decided to see if it actually was hot enough to fry an egg on the AISHK field. You possibly heard about this in the local media as it […Read more]

School Wide

Australian Of The Year Professor Michelle Simmons Visits AISHK

22 June 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

As part of her trip to Hong Kong, 2018 Australian of the Year, Professor Michelle Simmons visited the Australian International School Hong Kong on Thursday, 21 June. In January this year, Professor Simmons was named Australian of the Year in recognition of her pioneering research and leadership in quantum computing. Professor Simmons is a UNSW Professor of Physics and Director […Read more]

Secondary

Secondary Bronze Awards

22 June 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

Congratulations to the following Secondary students who received Awards at the assembly this week: First Surname Year House Award Willow Butler 7 E Bronze Elke Chaplin 7 E Bronze Sebastian Hsien 7 E Bronze Isabella Lai 7 E Silver Isabella Lai 7 E Bronze Jeannie Leung 7 E Bronze Ronnie Low 7 E Bronze Jesse Mansbridge 7 E Bronze Naoise […Read more]

Primary

Library Reminder from Mrs Atkins

22 June 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

Next term, we celebrate Book Week in Week 6 with a Parade, a Primary Assembly and for the first time-a Book Fair! If you are travelling in the holidays you may like to keep an eye out for ideas for your dress-up costume. This year the theme is Find Your Treasure. It would be great to collect photos of our […Read more]

Primary

A Celebration of Learning

22 June 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

Yesterday I had the privilege of teaching in Year 6. In preparation for the student led conferences we discussed the purpose of the day. It was interesting to get the perspective of students who were both new to our school and old to this process. Those students who have recently joined our school were both nervous and excited. They were […Read more]

Year 3 News

Term 2 in Year 3

22 June 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

Wow! What a whirlwind Term 2 Year 3 have had. We have been lucky to come out of it unscathed with no Typhoon or Rain Days. As we reach the halfway point of the year (can you believe it!?) and prepare for the summer holidays, here is a recap of what Year 3 have been up to in Term 2. […Read more]