Secondary

University of Melbourne – Young Leaders Program

14 September 2018 editor 0

Applications are open for the December Young Leaders Program Each summer around 120, 14-17 year old students from all around the world participate in this life-changing residential program. The opportunity to live on campus and undertake lectures and workshops at Trinity College and the University of Melbourne with other like-minded young leaders provides students a unique international experience. Key words […Read more]

Secondary

Higher Education in Holland

7 September 2018 editor 0

Many students are thinking about Tertiary study in Europe. There are institutions in Holland that may be interesting to consider. There is an opportunity to hear from a few Dutch universities later this month on September 25 at KGV. For more information contact Feona Crawford | Head of Careers

School Wide

Year 12 Update

31 August 2018 editor 0

Our Year 12 students have been in top form as they prepare for the completion of their schooling at AISHK. Last Saturday evening, at the Senior Formal, was a wonderful occasion of sharing dinner, celebrating performance, catching some ‘superlative’ awards, capturing an extraordinary number of photo images, and some dancing thrown in. The rites of passage of being able to […Read more]

Secondary

Head of Secondary Message

31 August 2018 editor 0

Students sometimes ask ‘what is the best way to study?’ The answer is: there is no best way. An important lesson for students to learn is that everyone learns in different ways, everyone has different approaches and preferences, and what works well for one person may not work well for another. This truth applies to all aspects of effective learning […Read more]

Secondary

USA University Information Sessions

30 August 2018 editor 0

A group of Universities from the USA are visiting Hong Kong in September. Diocesan Boys’ School will be hosting three groups of US universities for public information session to talk to students about  undergraduate admissions.  Students and parents from AISHK are invited to attend these sessions. You need to register your attendance using the following links. Date: September 9, 2018 […Read more]

Secondary

Secondary Bronze Awards

30 August 2018 editor 0

Congratulations to the following Secondary students who received Awards during assembly this week: First Surname Year House Award Alfred Chan 7 E Silver Alfred Chan 7 E Bronze Alfred Chan 7 E Bronze Elke Chaplin 7 E Bronze Andrew Chu 7 E Bronze Emily Crachi 7 E Silver Emily Crachi 7 E Bronze Jemima Healy 7 E Bronze Amelia Lai […Read more]

Secondary

Promoting Student Voice in Secondary English

24 August 2018 editor 0

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, when I was studying English for the HSC, our teacher (who was genuinely awesome) would set us an essay every fortnight. Always the same kind of question; always asking us to analyse the novel, poet or play we were studying at the time. Not surprisingly, by the end of Year […Read more]

Secondary

Year 11 Students Attending Summer Schools Around the World

17 August 2018 editor 0

Four Year 11 students attended summer schools around the world The summer break is a wonderful opportunity for our senior school students to attend summer schools to enhance their learning of a subject area and also to learn about university life. Four Year 11 students attend a summer school this year. Kevin Yan went to NYUSPS High School Academy at […Read more]