SIS News Archive
Posted Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 1:29:14 PM
This year our outstanding students in the Class of 2018 have exceptional opportunities to attend universities around the world. It is exciting to read the list of offers as it currently stands – and still more will be added as our students continue to receive offers.
Posted Thursday, Apr 12, 2018 8:51:28 AM
SIS grade 8 student Jake Vincent was selected to play last Sunday in an exhibition rugby match during one of the most popular annual sporting events in Asia, the Hong Kong Sevens.
Posted Thursday, Apr 12, 2018 8:43:43 AM
This school year's High School Prom was held at The Westin Hotel on April 7th, 2018.
Posted Thursday, Apr 12, 2018 8:39:31 AM
We're into our final 10 weeks of school and it's going to be a wonderfully busy time.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018 3:48:06 PM
On April 4th through 8th, 9 of our SIS MS Choir members traveled to International School of Bangkok in Thailand to participate in the AMIS Middle School Honor Boys' and Girls' Choir Festival.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018 9:35:04 AM
Our youngest learners have been busy jumping, skipping, catching, kicking, and running as they prepare for the upcoming ECC Field Day.
Posted Friday, Apr 6, 2018 8:48:00 AM
The IB learner profile attributes complement our SIS mission and ESLR's. When we see our community demonstrate these attributes, it shows our school mission in action.
Posted Thursday, Apr 5, 2018 4:09:48 PM
Just before spring break, Prek1, Prek2 and French maternelle went on PSA sponsored field trips to Sky Farm.
Posted Thursday, Apr 5, 2018 12:10:10 PM
As a PYP candidate school, SIS joins the dynamic global IB community. One way by which we connect with other PYP schools is through the PYP South China network.
Posted Thursday, Apr 5, 2018 11:58:05 AM
SIS sent 21 teacher-delegates to the 39th annual EARCOS Teacher Conference in Bangkok, during Spring Break. Three of SIS's own teachers presented workshops during the conference.
Posted Thursday, Apr 5, 2018 11:30:11 AM
G4 and G5 had their grade level concerts and the students did an amazing job.
Posted Thursday, Apr 5, 2018 11:10:44 AM
Grade 2 teachers have been promoting student independence by incorporating more learning engagements that encourage student choice.
Posted Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 10:06:33 AM
Jingshan was a hive of activity last week as the whole primary school celebrated Book Week.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 9:11:10 AM
Explicit and systematic phonics instruction is an integral part of any reading program.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 8:27:37 AM
The winners to our second photo contest at SIS Bayside were announced last week. For this contest, the topic was 'portraiture' and students were challenged to take photographs of faces.
Posted Friday, Mar 16, 2018 8:24:00 AM
Service learning is an integral part of every school and often overlooked when it comes to our younger students. Students in Grade 1 have recently been introduced to the notion of service learning.
Posted Thursday, Mar 8, 2018 1:27:28 PM
SIS Charity Fashion Show 2018 was a complete success that highlights the creativity and hard work of the student body. All proceeds will be donated to TASSEL.
Posted Thursday, Mar 1, 2018 8:32:34 AM
As STUCO members, we wanted students to be kind to everyone. As a result, we devoted our last month's spirit day to showing kindness.
Posted Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018 9:47:52 AM
Chinese New Year is a special time for our school community and for many of our families. During this time we honor our home/host country by helping our students understand and experience many of the Chinese New Year traditions.
Posted Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018 9:39:03 AM
Media Mentor Month is a challenge for families that challenges us to be Media Mentors to our children rather than Media Police.
Posted Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018 9:28:02 AM
Grade 1 has recently launched our AMPed (Autonomy, Mastery, Purposed education) program. Under guidance, students have an opportunity to explore their interest and curiosity with their peers.
Posted Thursday, Feb 8, 2018 1:16:20 PM
On Tuesday, PSA organized the Great Magic Show by Eric Thompson for 600 SIS students.
Posted Thursday, Feb 8, 2018 10:04:05 AM
The 2nd annual Discover China Day held last Saturday was a big success with a great turnout in the cold. Enjoy the photos!
Posted Tuesday, Feb 6, 2018 9:53:31 AM
G1 student Emma Ye played the lead character of Horton in 'Seussical The Musical' that was performed at The Grand Theater in Nanshan to raise funds for a charity campaign.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 31, 2018 3:15:18 PM
Project Gambia sent our Grade 5 teacher/FLL coach Kathy Diaz a thank you letter for her fund raising effort. The $3000 donation has made it possible to build toilets and handwashing sinks in a new Preschool in The Gambia.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 31, 2018 2:38:00 PM
Our First Lego League (FLL) teams just competed in the last tournament of the year in Shanghai where both teams shined and deserve congratulations. The Hydro-Bots placed 2nd in the research project category and were the only team from Shenzhen to win an award.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 31, 2018 8:31:00 AM
This year once again, PSA has been very proud to sponsor the Discover China Day T-Shirt design contest. Students in all grade levels were invited to create an original design using the school colors of red, white, black and gray around this year's theme, Year of the Dog.
Posted Thursday, Jan 25, 2018 8:18:00 AM
At ECC, we value and create our learning environments that serve as "the third teacher."
Posted Thursday, Jan 25, 2018 8:11:21 AM
Grade 5 teacher, Kathy Diaz and her co-First Lego League co-coach and husband, Rudy Diaz, made a $3,000 contribution to a school in The Gambia in the names of the teams they coach. The generous $3,000 contribution made it possible for a school in The Gambia to open.
Posted Thursday, Jan 25, 2018 8:09:00 AM
During the past weekend SIS had several teachers participate in the 21CLHK (21st Century Learning Hong Kong) conference.