Secondary

[Head of Secondary] Term 4 Week 8 Message

2 December 2022 AJ Dyka 0

It’s been a week of creativity and collaboration in Secondary, with lots of varied action both on and off campus. Year 9 have experienced a highly enjoyable and challenging week of activities, with most students based at Clearwater Bay Country Club and honing new skills in golf, tennis or sailing. The remainder of Year 9 have been visiting Peng Chau […Read more]

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Year 8 Science Fair 2022

28 November 2022 AJ Dyka 0

On Monday 7th November, there was excitement in the air in the AISHK Auditorium – the Science Fair was back! Yes, after being online in 2020 and in the laboratories in 2021, this important annual event returned to the Auditorium in 2022. The Science Fair is essentially a scientific poster conference in which students present the scientific investigations they conducted […Read more]

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Year 12 HSC Visual Arts student Oscar Cathcart selected for ArtExpress

25 November 2022 AJ Dyka 0

The Creative Industries department are thrilled to learn this week that Year 12 HSC Visual Arts student Oscar Cathcart’s Body of Work has been selected for the prestigious ArtExpress exhibition, that will showcase the best artworks from HSC Visual Arts students in select galleries across NSW in 2023. Oscar’s collection of work revolves around the challenges he faced this year, […Read more]

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[Head of Secondary] Term 4 Week 7 Message

25 November 2022 AJ Dyka 0

Transition Day is always a highlight of the year, and it was an absolute pleasure to host such an enthusiastic and effervescent Year 6 cohort for the day on Wednesday. While the transition from Primary to Secondary at AISHK is physically only one flight of stairs, the shift from being the oldest students in Primary to the youngest in Secondary […Read more]

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[Head of Secondary] Term 4 Week 6 Message

18 November 2022 AJ Dyka 0

Campus life continues to be busy and vibrant, with plentiful opportunities for Secondary students to showcase their talents inside and outside the classroom. There has been wonderful progress made by our performing arts students this semester, with last weekend’s School Festival featuring outstanding performances from many different bands and ensembles. Well done to all students and staff involved, and we […Read more]

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Prefect Appointments for 2023

17 November 2022 AJ Dyka 0

This week the 2023 Student Prefect Group was announced. The process for the appointment of prefects is robust and challenging. Students are required to submit a written application and video. The staff and students are given an opportunity to vote, before feedback is gathered from the Heads of House and Home Room Teams. The last step is an interview with […Read more]

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Science in the New Territories

11 November 2022 AJ Dyka 0

Famous names in science, such as botanist Joseph Banks, primatologist Jane Goodall, and broadcaster and biologist David Attenborough, grew their scientific knowledge by spending much of their lives out in the world. It is also valuable for our students to spend some time learning science beyond the classroom. On Monday 31st October, Year 11 IB students investigated ecosystems on the […Read more]