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Book Week Update: Curious Creatures, Wild Minds

21 August 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Next week our Book Week celebrations will begin! Virtual Parade Thank you to parents who have submitted a video or photo of your child’s Book Week costume! We look forward to sharing this exciting aspect of Book Week with the community. Nano Story Writing  (Years 3-12) Students in Primary and Secondary have submitted some wildly impressive nano stories! In honour […Read more]

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AISHK 25th Anniversary Throwback: Chinese Day to Chinese Week

20 August 2020 Jen N 0

To acknowledge the usual highly anticipated calendar event of Chinese Week, this throwback will give you an insight into how the focus of Chinese Week has shifted from simply promoting Chinese culture to creating more engaging opportunities for students to use the language. Chinese Week has been postponed to Term 4. In March 1995, the Chinese Programme at AISHK was introduced […Read more]

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AISHK 25th Anniversary Throwback: Celebrating the Olympics

11 August 2020 Jen N 0

On Friday 15 September, 2000, the school held a special march and assembly to 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 […Read more]

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AISHK 25th Anniversary Throwback: Our First Early Childhood Pantomime

6 August 2020 Jen N 0

Across three shows in October 2009, AISHK presented its first Early Childhood Pantomime, ‘Everything but the Beanstalk’. The production involved over 260 children (from Reception, Prep, Year 1 and Year 2) as a way for students to have at least one fun experience in Early Childhood, showcasing their talent in a polished performance. Pantomimes have always been a great example […Read more]

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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]

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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 from Dhanara titled ‘Jackie Chan Joins Celebrations this Coming Friday!’, dated Wednesday 16 February, 2005. Written by Mr Paul Tam (Director, Development Community Relations, 2005), […Read more]

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Admissions | AISHK Welcomes 64 New Students

24 July 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

AISHK is pleased to warmly welcome 64 new students to our school from the start of Term 3. Of these students, 44 are in Primary, and 20 are in Secondary. The AISHK Parent Association and Year Level Parent Representatives have already done a stellar job of connecting with our new families, and connecting them with each other. If you know of […Read more]

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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]