Year 13 Graduation Ceremony
Graduation day is a time of mixed emotions; excitement, pride, relief, along with nervousness at what the future may hold. It may not be at this immediate moment, but chances are our students will look back at their time in Secondary School with fond memories and this quote my help you in understanding why…
What Does Science Labs Offer Students?
Schools shape the world of tomorrow. Today’s students will enter various professions, some of which haven’t even been invented yet, one role we will always need to create is scientists of the future. Whilst teachers and families play a fundamental part in developing these roles, supporting and guiding students along their journey, the educational environment is crucial to enhance the learning experience.
For a Better Planet
During Year 1 Chinese lessons the students have been learning through the topic of ” Sharing Our Planet”. The students discovered the differences between natural and manmade resources, they also gained an understanding of how these resources affect people’s life and the planet we live on.
Staff Appreciation Day
As we approach the end of the academic year, the Parent Organization would normally organize a ‘Staff Appreciation Luncheon’ to express sincere thanks to the entire YCIS Chongqing staff for their efforts and dedication throughout the year. This year, due to the impact of the pandemic, our Parent Organization turned this ‘annual occasion’ into an even warmer and more touching event.
Celebrate the Children!
In 1925, International Children's Day was first proclaimed in Geneva during the World Conference on Child Welfare. It’s a day celebrating the joys of playfulness and childhood, encouraging the recognition of children’s rights, along with their health and happiness.
A European Musical Celebration!
To celebrate Europe Day (the birthday of the European Union), The European Chamber of Commerce hosted an elegant celebration in the newly built Swiss Technopark. In order to further add to the chic atmosphere, they invited two music ensembles from YCIS Chongqing; the small ensemble and the Community Choir.
What a Play!
Year 6 dazzled us this week with their creativity and communication skills as a way to celebrate their learning at the end of a project on playscripts. Drama develops spoken language skills and confidence and as an opportunity to showcase their learning, our student took full advantage of this by performing the playscripts in the Great Hall.
If you are a student, teacher or parent and you go past a school, you can often wonder… What’s inside? What are the children like who go there? What are the teachers like? I wonder if my child would like to go there? Last Saturday a group of families got to find out what YCIS Chongqing was like on the ‘inside’.
On Your Marks!
After witnessing the Primary & Secondary Sports Day last month, the anticipation and excitement has been building as our ECE children have been eagerly waiting to participate in their own Sports Day!