Secondary

[Head of Secondary Message] Week 4 Update

16 October 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Our best wishes go to Year 12 students as they complete final preparations for their examinations which start next week. They have had the last four days in classes for final reviews and tactics, after their 11 days study preparation period, and they have demonstrated again, their exemplary collegial spirit. There were some shared end-of-classes gifts exchanged between Year 12s […Read more]

Secondary

[Head of Secondary Message] Week 2 Update

30 September 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Week 2, and it is great to have all our students back on campus. On Tuesday there was a joyful sense of adjustment to having friends around, including the large number of people at hand, compared to the home learning experience. The settling in will continue in the next days and we are determined to maximise the aspects of school […Read more]

Secondary

Careers Corner: Important Updates

30 September 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Term 4 is a busy one for Careers & University Guidance at AISHK. We have a range of opportunities designed for students in Years 10 to 12 to take advantage of, in order to equip themselves for life in the increasingly uncertain but still very exciting worlds of work and higher education. Year 12 Freshly-equipped with their Trial Examination results, […Read more]

Secondary

[Head of Secondary] End of Term Message

11 September 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

  Well done students, teachers and parents for completing a demanding term of online learning. The Secondary students had yesterday as a work and assignment catch-up day, which I’m sure was fruitful for them. Now with the term break ahead, it is a chance to rest, change pace and activities and be able to enjoy some social and family shared […Read more]

Secondary

[Head of Secondary Message] Week 7 Update

4 September 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

We had an interesting assembly on Wednesday which celebrated Book Week and was led by Year 12 students. Ashley Botfield interviewed Lizzie Kwok, Mrs Haymes and Mr Murphy about their favourite books. Lizzie’s ‘To Live’, in Chinese by Yu Hua, Mrs Haymes’ ‘The BFG’, and Mr Murphy’s ‘A Fortunate Life’ were explained along with their personal stories and what the […Read more]

Secondary

Year 9 Creatively Collaborate Online

4 September 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

While the online learning environment has presented many challenges for practical subjects, students in Music have been able to learn and refine a myriad of new skills, particularly around electronic composition and recording technologies. Students in Secondary have risen to this challenge by completing compositions on Soundtrap, finding new electronic mediums through which they can present their analyses, and using […Read more]