Secondary

[Head of Secondary] Term 3 Week 3 Update

7 August 2020 Jen N 0

Thank you to parents and students for the successful parent/teacher meetings held across the past week. The conversations foster better understanding and valuable feedback for the staff in managing the teaching and wellbeing programs. There may have been missed slots or tech issues for some where we have subsequently covered the ground and if that is not the case, do […Read more]

Primary

Term 3 Peer Support: Session 1

7 August 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Peer Support has certainly arrived! This week, students from Prep to Year 6 attended their very first Peer Support group on Zoom! Smiles were had, laughs shared, stories told, games played and there certainly was a new buzz in the air.  This very special event is indeed an integral part of our wellbeing program as well as a rite of […Read more]

School Wide

AISHK 25th Anniversary Throwback: Our First Early Childhood Pantomime

6 August 2020 Jen N 0

Across three shows in October 2009, AISHK presented its first Early Childhood Pantomime, ‘Everything but the Beanstalk’. The production involved over 260 children (from Reception, Prep, Year 1 and Year 2) as a way for students to have at least one fun experience in Early Childhood, showcasing their talent in a polished performance. Pantomimes have always been a great example […Read more]

Primary

Library Update

31 July 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

This term, our focus in Primary Library lessons is on literature, as we celebrate books! Students in Reception-Year 2 will read the Early Childhood Category and Years 3-6 the Picture Book of the Year Category of the CBCA Short-Listed books for 2020. All students will vote for their favourite book and this will be announced during Book Week in Week […Read more]

Secondary

[Event Recap] SEAMS Showcases Student Talent, Raises HKD37,000 for Charity

31 July 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Last Friday night saw the return of SEAMS – AISHK’s annual charity fashion show, run in the support of Christina Noble Children’s Foundation (CNCF). CNCF is committed to helping relieve child poverty in Vietnam and Mongolia, and to giving children the right to a safe childhood, with good health-care and a decent education. Titled as SEAMS: Transience, our theme was […Read more]

Primary

Cooking Up A Storm in Year 3 Science

31 July 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Year 3 students and staff have enthusiastically started our online Science unit with an ‘old’ friend, Pierre. Pierre is an apprentice chef to the world-famous Chef Luis. Pierre has been through chef school, however, he did not pay attention and as a result his knowledge about heat in the kitchen is ‘not so hot’. Throughout the unit, the Year 3 […Read more]

School Wide

AISHK SchoolTV | School Refusal

31 July 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

SchoolTV is a world first, online wellbeing platform out of Australia, featuring Dr Michael Carr-Gregg. It addresses the modern-day realities faced by schools and parents who increasingly need clear, relevant and fact-based information around raising safe, happy and resilient young people. All published SchoolTV topics are divided into series: Mental Health, Cybersafety, School Survival, Healthy Body, Positive Parenting and Special […Read more]