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AISHK 25th Anniversary Throwback: Australian Swimmers Visit

19 June 2020 Jen N 0

Sitting up high on Level 9 of the school, the AISHK Aquatic Centre is a state-of-the-art swimming complex that houses a multi-laned indoor pool and combined learning pool. In 2010, after four years of planning and eight months of construction, the school’s outdoor swimming pool was converted into a fully functional Aquatic Centre, complete with a roof and heating, extending […Read more]

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Star Cards at AISHK

19 June 2020 Jen N 0

Week 8 of Term 2 was STAR Card week at AISHK. The purpose of STAR Cards is to encourage all members of the AISHK community to openly express gratitude toward others through our school values: collaboration, responsibility, respect, honesty, trust, excellence, diligence, creativity, integrity and equity. In Early Childhood and Primary classes, the STAR Cards were written by students in […Read more]

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EDB Student Grant Subsidy

19 June 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

In regard to the Government of the HKSAR’s Student Grant Subsidy Scheme; during the return to school, AISHK distributed a hard copy of the application form to all families/students who have not returned a completed form for us to claim. Note: this is not a compulsory scheme. We set our cut-off date to return these forms as 19 June to allow us time […Read more]

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Curriculum Update: Art and Creative Industries

19 June 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Visual Arts in Primary Flexibility and resourcefulness is often thought to be one of the hallmarks of creative people and 15 weeks of online learning definitely challenged the creative limits of the Visual Arts department! Luckily for us, our students were highly engaged, super enthusiastic and open minded in their willingness to try the various art making experiences we offered […Read more]

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Join the AISHK 25th Anniversary Video Project!

19 June 2020 Jen N 0

Dear Parents and Guardians, The AISHK Development Office is producing a 25th Anniversary video to acknowledge both AISHK’s history and to celebrate who we are today as a school community. Part of the video will be a “Then and Now” photo slideshow of students, staff and alumni. We would love for as many members of our school community to take […Read more]

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Curriculum Update: Performing Arts

19 June 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Performing Arts One of the things that online learning has shown us, is not just our ability but also our desire to be creative. Over our remotes learning period many music-making and creative arts apps suddenly become available for either a fraction of their normal cost, or in some cases even free. As concerts and events slowly got either postponed […Read more]

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Curriculum Update: Science

12 June 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Science in Primary The Primary Science curriculum gives vast opportunities to explore both the theoretical as well as the practical. During the period of online learning, each year level took on the challenges of distance learning and presented the students with a mixture of theory and practice. Whilst doing experiments, especially when it involves mess, is great fun, we have […Read more]