SIS News Archive
Posted Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 8:29:32 AM
From face painting to a spectacular lion dance performance, the Shekou community braved the heat to come out to celebrate Discover China at SIS on Saturday.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 11:59:55 AM
Recently, we celebrated couple of Field Days in the Elementary School. We were extremely lucky with the weather and students had a blast.
Posted Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 9:47:12 AM
For the 2nd year in a row, 8th Grade Students created the Technological Impact Museum and Exhibit, TIMEII. This year the museum was called "TIMEII: A Shenzhen Story".
Posted Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 3:37:38 PM
On April 5th, 10 of our SIS MS Choir members traveled to Jakarta Intercultural School in Indonesia to participate in the AMIS Middle School Honor Boys' and Girls' Choir Festival.
Posted Monday, Mar 27, 2017 11:35:00 PM
Please note that SIS will be on Spring Break from March 27 to April 4. Classes will resume on April 5.
Posted Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 11:31:09 AM
Last week, Donna Boucher, an instructional math coach from Texas, worked with our ECC & ES teachers to help us further develop our math workshop approach.
Posted Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 11:31:00 AM
This year's Bayside Play "Absolutely Murder" ran for three performances this week. The students had a great time recreating the ambiance of Guernsey LaPelley's 1958 mystery.
Posted Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 11:22:00 AM
The last six weeks, 5th grade students have been busy learning about movers and shakers. Movers and shakers are people who make an impact to the world around them, both in big ways and small ways.
Posted Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 10:51:23 AM
The best way to discover the joys of reading is to have a story come to life! To support our school wide Book Week and build a love of reading, our PSA sponsored Bringing Books to Life for our ECC, Kindergarten and 1st Grade students.
Posted Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 9:28:55 AM
SIS values reading. The elementary school celebrated reading and books the week of March 13 - 17 and 20 - 24. A variety of enjoyable events happened during our celebration.
Posted Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 10:18:55 AM
SIS Robotics Team participated in the FFL Robotics competition in Shanghai on March 10. Our students not only won awards, but also gained confidence and experience.
Posted Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 10:16:33 AM
On Tuesday, March 7th, students from grade 6 to 9 took part in the biannual SIS science exhibition. This celebration of science learning gave students a chance to explore a science or engineering topic of their own choosing.
Posted Thursday, Mar 9, 2017 8:26:48 AM
Book Week at SIS happens March 13 - 17 and to get ready SIS students are taking the challenge to send in photos of themselves reading in unusual places.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 1:31:17 PM
From March 1st to March 5th, 17 students and two teachers traveled to Beijing to participate in the 24th annual BEIMUN conference, a Model United Nations simulation hosted by the International School of Beijing.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 1:13:38 PM
With only one week to go before heading to the FLL Competition in Shanghai, the SIS Robotics Team showed off their skills with a full competition rehearsal last Saturday.
Posted Thursday, Mar 2, 2017 1:00:03 PM
As we continue our efforts at continual improvement at SIS, we are committed to providing high quality teachers, programs, and learning environments to support each of our students in their education.
Posted Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 11:34:00 AM
SIS is very excited to introduce you to the Gecko Portal, our new platform for student information here at SIS. With this new platform, you will have real-time interaction with all of your child's progress through their learning journey at SIS.
Posted Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 10:26:50 AM
After months of dedicated practice, twelve SIS students drove to Guangzhou last Saturday to compete in the FIRST Lego League Robotics Competition.
Posted Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 10:24:28 AM
During the last 6 months the kindergarten classroom have been going through a transformation. They have been researching and experimenting with providing the optimal learning environment for kindergarten students.
Posted Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 8:17:00 AM
Over the past few weeks, our students have been learning about Chinese New Year traditions, symbols, practices, and legends. We are fortunate to be able to learn about and celebrate our host country's culture and traditions in playful, fun, and authentic ways.
Posted Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 3:22:40 PM
As the Chinese New Year Festival spreads over two weeks, secondary school organized the Lantern Festival Assembly to symbolize the closure of the festivities. Performances ranged from Kung Fu, to a knowledge competition, a French-Chinese duet, a Chinese song and eating "Tang Yuan".
Posted Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 3:12:39 PM
Last Friday evening Middle School Stuco hosted their second dance of the year.
Posted Thursday, Feb 9, 2017 9:01:00 AM
On Wednesday, February 8, we invited Chinese Lion Dance artists to perform for our ECC students. The kids had a great time together watching the traditional Chinese performance.
Posted Thursday, Feb 9, 2017 8:19:33 AM
During the latter half of Semester One, 6th grade students researched and prepared a presentation on Climate Change in Humanities. They also travelled to the Parkside Campus at Jingshan to present their message to 4th or 5th grade students.
Posted Thursday, Feb 9, 2017 8:18:00 AM
On January 23 we held an event in the middle school to celebrate our 6th graders and their learning. Over 50 parents shared the achievements of their child in Humanities, Art, Mathematics and Science at Bayside campus.
Posted Thursday, Jan 26, 2017 9:37:15 AM
During Chinese New Year time, we have different celebration activities in ES Chinese classes: Chinese New Year red banner writing, dumpling making and lantern making.
Posted Thursday, Jan 26, 2017 9:02:40 AM
Third graders recently showcased their creative ideas at our annual Invention Convention held at Level5. This culminating event is an opportunity for students to demonstrate all that they've learned throughout our "Inventors and Inventions" social studies unit.
Posted Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 11:50:25 AM
By now you have seen that road work is underway on Nanhai Boulevard. We will continue to monitor the situation and keep you informed. Here is a summary of access routes to the Jingshan Campus.
Posted Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 11:25:07 AM
On January 18th, ES parents came to their children's classrooms to watch learning come alive as reader, writer, scientist, and mathematician. Here are the photos of the day.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017 1:33:00 PM
On Saturday Night, SIS Teachers and Students attended the South China Student Film Festival. SIS Students from Middle and High School submitted three different films, all of which were listed among the top 30 submissions.