Chinese Fans & Fun: YCIS Mid-Autumn Festival Celebrations
The Secondary Chinese Department has recently held an activity to celebrate the traditional Chinese traditional Mid-Autumn Festival —the hand-painted Chinese round fan.
Korean University Information Session
We are grateful to invite Daniel Kang, the Korean Language teacher and Parent Liaison Officer from YCIS Qingdao, to our campus this week to run a Korean university information session for YCIS Chongqing Korean community.
Let’s Draw, Paint, Sing and Dance!
The 2018-2019 YCIS Chongqing school year introduced Musical Theatre as a new strand in our children’s learning programme since it encompasses Drama, Dance, Music and Song.
In the recent IB chemistry class, students are actively involved in conducting research for their upcoming internal assessment (IA). The IA consists of just one scientific investigation which takes about ten hours and will be submitted to the IBO for assessment in a 6-12 page write-up.
The 2nd Oriental Cup Chinese Calligraphy Contest for the International Community
On Friday, September 7 2018, a group of YCIS Primary and Secondary students, together with some of our supporting parents, participated the Second Oriental Cup Chinese Calligraphy Contest for the International Community.
Congratulations to Our Recent Graduate, Hahun Lee!
YCIS is thrilled to announce that one of our 2018 graduates, Hahun Lee, has been admitted to one of the top three universities in Korea! A big congratulations to Hahun and his family. We know the entire YCIS community is very proud of his achievement.
Parent Information Sessions
Successful learning relies on a partnership between school and home. Effective, ongoing communication between teachers and parents is vital. At the beginning of 2018-2019, school hosted separate information sessions for ECE, Primary and Secondary, from which parents had opportunity to learn various programmes offered by school, as well as better understanding of school management and student support.
Spaghetti and Marshmallow Tower Challenge
Activity-based teaching is one of the methods we implement in our daily teaching at YCIS. From different activities, students are encouraged to apply the theory they learn to some hands-on activities in order to enhance the understanding of the knowledge.
Welcome to YCIS Chongqing – New Student Orientation
The YCIS Chongqing teaching team welcomed our new students and parents at the ‘New Student Orientation’ event on Friday, August 17. This was an opportunity for these students to meet their teachers and explore more of the learning environment while their parents gained insights into the learning programme and were encouraged to actively engage in all aspects of the school programme.