Head of School

[Head of School Message]

9 August 2019 Edmund Sze 0

In an increasingly frantic and self-imposed busy world, everyone always seems to be in such a rush. Whenever you ask someone how they are; the response is often ‘I’m just so busy.’  This is particularly true of Hong Kong where the pace of life is even faster than elsewhere. I wonder though how much of our ‘busyness’ is self-imposed? What impact […Read more]

Primary

Primary Update – Week 3

9 August 2019 Edmund Sze 0

It has been a busy start to Term 3 with lots of activity happening around the Primary Division.  Some of this has included: Excursions to Museums; Shopping trips to Festival Walk; An interrupted but successful Jacaranda Mufti Day; Parent information sessions for Year 3 Camp, the Year 6 Beijing trip and Creating Compassionate Conversations with our Tweens and Teens; A visit […Read more]

Community

Library News – Week 3

9 August 2019 Edmund Sze 0

The countdown is on and we are now only one week away from Book Week 2019-Reading is my Super Power! This term, the boys and girls have read the shortlisted books in the Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) competition. Early Childhood students read the Book of the Year: Early Childhood category and Primary students read the Picture Book of […Read more]

Community

Parent Association Talk Recap: A Balance of Fun, Information and Compassion Shared

9 August 2019 Edmund Sze 0

On Thursday 8 August, the first Parent Association supported talk, titled “Creating Compassionate Conversations with our Tweens and Teens” was held. As part of the school’s wider commitment to wellbeing, the aim of these talks is to build positive relationships and strengthen connection across the AISHK community, whilst offering useful tools to keep on top of the ever-changing landscape of parenting teenagers today. Around […Read more]

Community

SchoolTV: A Wellbeing Platform Supporting Parents – Special Edition

8 August 2019 Edmund Sze 0

In this edition of SchoolTV – Supporting our children and teens through trauma, grief and loss. Children and teens will experience events during their lives that will affect them emotionally and physically. How they react to these events depends on their age, personality and past experiences. Children can experience strong feelings of fear, sadness, guilt, anger or grief, making it […Read more]

Secondary

[Head of Secondary Message] Term 3 Update

2 August 2019 Edmund Sze 0

What a busy two weeks we have had since the start of the new term. The most recent storm and rainfall has been keeping us on our toes in the last few days, of course. Despite the interruption of this week, we held two very successful secondary parent-teacher nights. My thanks go to all the parents who attended as there […Read more]