SIS News Archive
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.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018 4:03:07 PM
Last Tuesday at the parent learning workshop, we discussed the social and emotional learning of primary students at SIS. Throughout the school year, students learn about personal safety, bullying prevention, and transitions.
Posted Tuesday, Jan 23, 2018 9:52:00 AM
Last semester, our 10STEAM class went on a challenging journey of creation. Inspired by the current popularity of 'Escape Rooms', our students explored the principles of science, technology, engineering, art and math to design escape rooms.
Posted Thursday, Jan 18, 2018 10:28:50 AM
Just a senior, Virginia Li's future career path is clear. Honing her skills as a filmmaker at Harvard's summer school last year, Virginia Li attended USC this summer to further develop her passion.
Posted Thursday, Jan 18, 2018 9:33:19 AM
PSA would like to thank each and every one of you for taking the time to donate to Box of Hope this holiday season and for helping make the holiday a little brighter for so many children in need.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018 3:40:31 PM
At SIS we provide support to our diverse groups of learners through a variety of strategies and resources.
Posted Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 7:48:08 AM
5th graders did some "caroling" around Jingshan campus. They walked around and popped into classes to play a classic Christmas song on the tone chimes.
Posted Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017 3:27:04 PM
Shenzhen was filled with musical sounds last week as our young learners participated and performed in festivities and concerts throughout SIS.
Posted Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 11:04:00 AM
Our teachers Clayton Dowty and Faye Krouse have been appointed as IB Examiners. This takes the total of IB examiners at SIS to 9.
Posted Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 9:25:00 AM
At SIS we engage children through inquiry based learning. The SIS First Lego League Team uses inquiry based learning to teach young students many skills across disciplines. Watch the video of our students explaining their projects and think about all the skills that these Grade 5 students learned and used to create their project.
Posted Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 2:09:12 PM
For the past 2 weeks we have been focusing on celebrating our multicultural school. Students have had great fun exploring and showcasing their nationality, especially at the International Parade.
Posted Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 2:02:19 PM
Thank you PSA for hosting a wonderful International Winter Bazaar last Saturday!
Posted Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 10:39:00 AM
On November 11, sixteen fifth graders and fourteen sixth graders traveled from SIS to AISG in Guangzhou to compete in the Math Olympiad.
Posted Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 10:24:23 AM
This year the Bayside Drama Club performed "How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse" for the MS/HS play.
Posted Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 3:36:52 PM
Our MS girls football team enjoyed some great success this year and finished this year's season as PRC Champion back in October.
Posted Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 2:58:00 PM
Last week a group of 21 high school students from SIS flew to Singapore to attend The Hague International Model United Nations (THIMUN) Singapore.
Posted Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 9:25:00 AM
The Elementary Drama Club presented an awesome production of "Pirates 2! The Hidden Treasure!" last Wednesday and Thursday.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 2:47:12 PM
In the beginning of November, 23 dedicated high school students and two teachers participated in a housebuilding trip in Yangshuo.
Posted Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 2:25:00 PM
Competing against 16 teams from international schools around the region, the SIS RockiN Robots and the SIS Hydro-Bots both won awards at the regional First Lego League (FLL) tournament in Guanzhou.
Posted Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 10:18:48 AM
At our PYP parent workshop last Wednesday, we reflected on "what's worth knowing" based on our personal knowledge and experiences.
Posted Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 8:41:02 AM
Grade 2's summative assessment task for our unit, How We Organize Ourselves, was to use their knowledge of materials to create and invent a product that satisfied a need or want at SIS.
Posted Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 2:25:00 PM
After candid conversations with IB Econ students on the challenges of leading and budgeting on a state and federal level, Governor Peter Shumlin shared his experiences with the greater SIS community.