Secondary

[Head of Secondary] Term 3 Week 3 Update

7 August 2020 Jen N 0

Thank you to parents and students for the successful parent/teacher meetings held across the past week. The conversations foster better understanding and valuable feedback for the staff in managing the teaching and wellbeing programs. There may have been missed slots or tech issues for some where we have subsequently covered the ground and if that is not the case, do […Read more]

Secondary

[Event Recap] SEAMS Showcases Student Talent, Raises HKD37,000 for Charity

31 July 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Last Friday night saw the return of SEAMS – AISHK’s annual charity fashion show, run in the support of Christina Noble Children’s Foundation (CNCF). CNCF is committed to helping relieve child poverty in Vietnam and Mongolia, and to giving children the right to a safe childhood, with good health-care and a decent education. Titled as SEAMS: Transience, our theme was […Read more]

Secondary

Careers Corner – Year 12 Update

30 July 2020 AJ Dyka 0

Year 12 students are currently working hard towards the completion of their HSC and IB courses, with the examinations approaching in October and November. The Careers Advisors have been helping the students to make crucial decisions about their futures in what can seem sometimes like a very uncertain world where change is the only constant. Students in Year 12 have […Read more]

Secondary

[Head of Secondary] Term 3 Week 1 Update

24 July 2020 Jen N 0

Welcome to the new term. Although with learning online, it is not as personally connected as we would wish it to be. I add a special welcome to new students in Secondary, all twenty of them, as they begin or renew their learning and schooling experience with us. The students and teachers have made a strong start to their lessons […Read more]

Secondary

[Head of Secondary] Term 2 Week 9 Update

19 June 2020 Jen N 0

Congratulations to all students on their attainments this term. The fact that they settled so well into classes and school-based routines, after such an extended period of working online, is testament to their resilience, determination and aptitude. Their school reports, published today, represent what the students have achieved under these unusual and varied circumstances. There are large numbers of students […Read more]

Secondary

Dean of Studies Semester 1 2020 Report

18 June 2020 Jen N 0

John Lennon once said, “Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.” Nothing could be truer for our first semester of Secondary learning at AISHK. As the COVID-19 situation evolved at relentless speed, with each day bringing new uncertainty and gloom, we were continually forced to “make other plans” and adapt our delivery of online learning […Read more]

Secondary

[Recap] Online Careers Expo 2020

18 June 2020 Jen N 0

The Careers Department has not been exempt from innovation and new ways of thinking due to COVID-19. In 2020, we were unable to hold our Careers Expo in the usual format with stall holders and guest speakers so we decided to take a leap and move our Careers Expo online. Still keeping the ‘personal touch’, we interviewed successful people in […Read more]