Year 9 News

Year 9 AYP Activity Week

2 April 2019 Edmund Sze 0

Skiing in Japan! Diving in the Philippines! What could be better than that, you ask? AYP of course! Through the course of Activity Week, Year 9 was privileged to have this amazingly luxurious experience! Five star drop toilets coupled with a free safari (with interactive animals chewing holes through tents) and Michelin starred meals. This journey trekking across Sai Kung, […Read more]

Year 9 News

Welcome to Year 9!

22 January 2019 Brigitte McNamara 0

The beginning of the school year is a time for welcoming many things. We welcome new students and their families, New Year’s resolutions to achieve personal goals, new staff, and new beginnings. In Year 9 this year, we have a number of ‘welcomes’ to make… Firstly, a warm welcome to our new students and their families. This term we have […Read more]

Secondary

Activity Week 2019 – An Introduction for Parents

31 October 2018 AJ Dyka 0

For Activity Week 2019, an enhanced process is being used for collection of key information, as well as the activity selection process. Accessing the system is done by logging into OLP (http://olp.aishk.edu.hk) with your regular student, or Parent Lounge username and password. Once logged in, you can use either the top menu … … or the School Activities menu in the […Read more]

Secondary

Activity Week 2019 – An Introduction for Students

31 October 2018 AJ Dyka 0

For Activity Week 2018, an enhanced process is being used for collection of key information, as well as the activity selection process. Accessing the system is done by logging into OLP (http://olp.aishk.edu.hk) with your regular student, or Parent Lounge username and password. Once logged in, you can use either the top menu … … or the School Activities menu in the […Read more]

Secondary

HSC Reforms and Minimum Standards of Literacy and Numeracy

19 May 2017 Brigitte McNamara 0

Next week, our Year 7 and Year 9 students will be completing testing in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN). NAPLAN is an annual assessment for all students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. It is likely that the majority of our secondary students completing NAPLAN testing next week will have previously undertaken testing in this program […Read more]

Secondary

An Update from the Head of Year 9

8 March 2017 0

WOW!! What a start to the year. With new elective classes and some new teachers, the Year 9s have entered the 2017 academic year with boundless enthusiasm. The chatter around the lockers is always positive and full of energy. Many staff have mentioned that they are delighted with the vigour that the students bring to each lesson. At the moment, […Read more]

Secondary

Year 9 Go Shopping

17 February 2017 0

Year 9 Commerce students have been studying a unit titled ‘Consumer Choice’. They recently visited Festival Walk to apply the theory and go through the process of shopping around to get the best deal. As well, students focused on the strategies that retailers use to entice shoppers into their stores. Don Somerville | Head of HSIE (Years 7 to 12)