K4 Kung Fu Dancing
After watching the movie Kung Fu Panda organized by Parent Organization, YCIS Chongqing K4 children developed a keen interest in Kung Fu Fighting. At YCIS, our Early Childhood Education (ECE) program focuses on children’s interest and the children’s needs determine their learning. In the past two weeks, our K4 teachers invited Ms. Tandye Noelle Calvano who is highly qualified and experienced to teach K4 children Kung Fu dancing.
Wonderful Parkour Night
On Tuesday June 7, 2016, YCIS Chongqing hosted its first ever Parkour Night. For nearly six weeks students from Years 4 to 10 overcame fears, pushed boundaries and successfully attempted skills that they never thought were possible.
Summer in the Classroom
Over the past few weeks, the weather in Chongqing has heated up rather quickly, and this has brought a multitude of new learning opportunities and experiences for our K3 children at YCIS. In particular, outdoor play times are taking on a different approach. Children are discovering various types of insects, plants, flowers, sights and smells, and new ways to interact with their environment.
YCIS Chongqing 2016 Graduation Ceremony
Graduation is the culmination of students’ time, effort, and achievements in their education, and marks a monumental point in an individual’s life. This year, YCIS Chongqing has been fortunate to produce 11 graduating seniors, who have all in their unique ways developed as people ready for the challenge of the world awaiting them.
Kindergarten K4 Happy Transition
Over the past two weeks, the Kindergarten K4 students have been getting a taste of what they will be learning when they go to Primary Year 1 in August.
Enjoyable PE Class at YCIS Chongqing
Physical Education (PE) class is always one of the most popular classes at YCIS. Our dynamic athletics programme starts with structured playtime in Kindergarten, PE classes for all primary and secondary students, as well as optional extra-curricular sports activities that take place after school on week days.
Excellent University Acceptance 2016
Congratulations to YCIS Chongqing graduating class of 2016! Through hard work and perseverance, all of our students have been able to reach their goals, having been accepted to top universities of their choice. On behalf of the school and our community, we wish them all the best of luck in their future studies and careers!
2016 Ocean World Summer Concert
With another academic year winding to an end, YCIS Chongqing invited all parents, students, and friends in the community to the Shiguangnan Theater in Nan’an District to attend this year’s Ocean World Summer Concert on May 21. Spearheaded by our very own Amar Sharma, this year’s event was created with a focus on the environment, particularly our planet’s seas.
Over May 5-9, YCIS Chongqing took part in the final SCISAC (Southern China International Schools Athletic Conference) tournament of the year. The Basketball Tournament was hosted by Ivy Collegiate Academy, in Taichung, Taiwan and included five other international schools from Southern China (Hong Kong Academy (HKA), The International School of Macau (TIS), Ivy Collegiate Academy (ICA) in Taiwan, Xiamen International School (XIS) and Nanjing International School (NIS)). It once again proved to be a fantastic experience for players, coaches and all involved.