Primary

[Head of Primary] Week 6 Update

29 May 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

It has truly been a very special week. Never have I been so excited and nervous about students coming back to school! It has been wonderful to have Year 1 to 6 back on campus with us. The anticipation, motivation and enthusiasm were at all time highs from students and teachers. Walking into classrooms, you could feel the buzz of […Read more]

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Curriculum Update: Mathematics

22 May 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Mathematics in Primary It is amazing just how much mathematical equipment students have within their own homes! Online learning has presented us with plenty of challenges, one of which has been our ability to think laterally, or “outside the box”. Using the Australian curriculum as the basis of our learning, teachers have changed the order of teaching for many of […Read more]

Primary

Primary Online Olympics Event

22 May 2020 Jen N 0

Whilst the Olympic action in Tokyo has been postponed until 2021,the AISHK Primary Division today held an online Olympics for students in Prep to Year 6. Students gathered in Houses via Zoom for some inspiration from the house captains and patrons, before completing a range of Olympic events such as Sprinting, Archery and Powerlifting. All of which had been modified […Read more]

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AISHK Weather Procedures

22 May 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Weather Procedures As we near the rainy season in Hong Kong, which is prone to heavy rainstorm and typhoon warnings, we kindly remind you of our school’s weather procedures which can be found on the School website. These procedures are aligned with the Hong Kong Observatory (HKO) and the Education Bureau (EDB) requirements for all schools in Hong Kong. School […Read more]

Secondary

[Head of Secondary] From Google Meets to Good Mates

22 May 2020 Jen N 0

Welcome to the start of the school year. We are sharing a great sense of joy at having our students back on campus and settling into school routines. Whilst learning happened online, the subtleties of human exchange and nuanced meaning have been missing but it’s now back, in the school context, even though we are wearing masks. Our first day […Read more]

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AISHK 25th Anniversary Throwback: Our First Sports Day

22 May 2020 Jen N 0

On Friday 27 October, 1995, AISHK hosted its very first ‘Fun Sports Day’ on the field at the Gun Club Hill School, Tsim Sha Tsui. Students were placed into green or yellow teams and were encouraged to wear their team’s colour for the event. They participated in a variety of games including leapfrog, tyre rolling, relay races, tunnel ball and […Read more]