Secondary

A Message from the Dean of Studies, Secondary

5 May 2017 0

In a recent Dhanara article, our Head of Year 10, Mr. Pulsford, made mention of that fact that, in the coming weeks, our Year 10 students will be considering their senior course and subject choices for 2018 and 2019. Our Head of Secondary, Mr. West, has also forwarded advice to parents of our Year 10 students about this process. Mr. […Read more]

Secondary

A Message from the Head of Secondary

27 April 2017 0

Our secondary assembly on Wednesday had a number of highlights, but of note was the range of activities that were brought to the students’ attention. Mr Nick Crabb, from the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club gave a promotion about rowing to bolster our rowing ECA, while Mr Stephen Foley, Head of St Leo’s College, University of QLD, presented to Years […Read more]

School Wide

An Update from The Head of Secondary

17 March 2017 0

Successful School Photographs More than 84 various group photographs were taken this week by Techni-photo, along with all the individual portrait photographs. Thank you to all parents for the exceptional turn-out of students looking their best in their formal school uniform. The students were resplendent and we hope you are happy with the printed product once they are sent to […Read more]

Secondary

The Great Examination Debate

10 March 2017 0

Our Year 12 students are currently completing their Term 1 examinations. In both senior courses, the IB and the HSC, these examinations effectively signify the mid-point in the students’ final year of secondary education. Quite a sobering thought, given that it seems like only yesterday that we returned for the start of the new school year! Like homework, the topic […Read more]

Secondary

Building a Positive Learning Community

8 March 2017 0

Fostering students with strong levels of engagement, a habit of perseverance, a sense of optimism; who are connected to their family, peers and community and exhibit happiness, is our goal in this school. In doing so, the teachers, along with the students, build and grow a positive learning community which flourishes from strength to strength. How we measure and chart […Read more]

Secondary

Having a Great Start

17 February 2017 Brigitte McNamara 0

Year 7 Parent Information Night Thank you to the more than 70 parents who attended our Year 7 Parent Information night on Tuesday 14 February.  It was a great opportunity to explore the beginnings of AISHK Secondary school and the conversations with the full range of subject teachers and Heads of Departments were much appreciated. Ms Chrissy Carini, Head of […Read more]

Secondary

Positive Actions, Positive Relationships

9 February 2017 0

As always, it has been a busy start to the school year but we are genuinely excited to have our students back and enthused about the year ahead. In 2017, we will continue to encourage our students to Connect, Strive and Flourish and we have once again adopted this as our broad theme for the year. Aligned to this is […Read more]