Secondary

Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards

13 December 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Bronze Awards are given to Secondary students who demonstrate an outstanding achievement or make a valuable contribution to an aspect of school life. Silver and Gold awards are awarded upon an accumulation of Bronze Awards. First Surname Year H Class Meera Coburn 7 E Silver Meera Coburn 7 E Bronze Jorge Cooney 7 E Bronze Ella Dong 7 E Bronze […Read more]

Secondary

Year 10 Look into Pseudoscience

13 December 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Year 10 have come to the end of their Stage 5 Science education, but following their examination they have completed one last unit called ‘Pseudoscience’. In this unit they learned how fallacies are used to promote ideas under the guise of science, often to advertise purchasable products. Students were given a ‘Pseudo Assignment’ to design a poster advertising a fictitious […Read more]

Secondary

[Student Report] Positive Murals

12 December 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

The welfare of all in the AISHK community has always been an important goal of the school. The idea of Positive Education, which is not a new idea as such, is a means to maintain the well-being of students and staff. Much of the research that has been done regarding positive education sees the relationships that we have as being […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]

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]

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]

Secondary

Baked to Perfection – Year 7 and 8 Food Tech Creations

1 December 2017 Brigitte McNamara 0

In Mandatory Technology, Year 7 and Year 8 students designed a recipe and marketing program for a baked potato that could be sold in the school cafeteria. They produced the potato, and made a recipe card, poster and package. After evaluating their classmates’ potatoes, some were chosen to be further evaluated by the Chartwell’s staff. Those sold at the Tuckshop […Read more]

Secondary

Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards

29 November 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Bronze Awards are given to Secondary students who demonstrate an outstanding achievement or make a valuable contribution to an aspect of school life. Silver and Gold awards are awarded upon an accumulation of Bronze Awards. First Surname Year H Class Meera Coburn 7 E Bronze Meera Coburn 7 E Bronze Martin Dy 7 E Bronze Yasmin Franicevic 7 E Silver […Read more]