Archived Parent Bulletins

“Recorder Karate” Term 2 – Music Lessons

Please find information regarding the upcoming recorder Music unit for your child below.

2023-2024 Seasonal Influenza Vaccinations For Students

On Thursday 30th November 2023, we will be hosting a team from the Centre for Health Protection (CHP) for the Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Clinic. This outreach programme is free of charge and will be held during school hours. Please fill out and return the Consent/ refusal forms by 3rd of October.

2024 – 2025 Primary House Captain Selection Process

Information explaining how the children in Year 5 can be considered for the role of Primary House Captain in 2024–25.

2024 IGCSE Speaking Exam Schedule

The official Year 11 IGCSE (Mandarin/Chinese/Spanish) speaking exams are scheduled for Thursday 18th April 2024.

2nd-Hand Uniform Sale – 24th April 2024

The PTSA 2nd-Hand Uniform Sale will take place on Wednesday 24th April from 9am – 10am  in the Globe Theatre at the Main Campus.

2nd-Hand Uniform Sale: 17th Jan 9.30am – 10.30am

The PTSA 2nd-Hand Uniform Sale will take place on Wednesday 17th January from 9.30am – 10.30am  in the Globe Theatre at the Main Campus.

Advance Notice – DBIS Live 2

Please find information regarding our DBIS Live 2 Event in this bulletin.

Annual School Portrait Galleries to be Archived on 10th February 2024

This academic year’s school portrait galleries will be archived by Col Sim Photography on 10th February 2024. This bulletin contains the link to view your gallery and order online/print photographs.

Attendance at the Year 13 Graduation Ceremony

Please notify us via the jotform to indicate whether you wish to attend the Year 13 graduation ceremony.

Audition for Year 6 Graduation Ceremony

We are currently seeking students who would like to perform during the Year 6 graduation ceremony.

Carols On The Pitch – Save The Date

Carols on the Pitch is back on Wednesday the 13th of December!

Carols on the Pitch – We Need Your Help!

A post about final arrangements for Carols on the Pitch.

Chartwells Canteen Food Survey

Please complete the linked survey on Chartwells’ food provision in the canteen at the Main Campus.

Christmas Jumper Sale Cancelled

Please note that the Christmas jumper sale planned for Wednesday 6th December has been cancelled due to lack of donations.

Cold and Flu Prevention

As the 2023–24 cold and influenza (flu) season is upon us, we would like to ask for vigilance in regard to cold and flu symptoms. We want to inform you about recent cases of influenza A that have been reported within our school community.

Curriculum Information Evening for Parents of Year 7 Students – 6th May

We invite you to a Year 7 Curriculum Information Evening for Parents on Monday 6th May 2024 from 6.45pm in the Globe Theatre.

DBIS 007 Legends of Bond Ball 2024 Tickets Sales End 3rd May

Information and ticket link for the DBIS PTSA 007 Legends of Bond Ball on Saturday 1st June 2024.

DBIS Chinese New Year Celebration and Dress-up Day 2024

DBIS Chinese New Year Celebration and Dress-up Day 2024

DBIS International Food Fair 2024 Total Raised

Details of the money raise at the 2024 International Food Fair.

DBIS Live 2 – Audition Videos

Please find more information regarding our DBIS Live 2 Event in this bulletin.

Decorate Your Egg!

Year 6 students are raising funds on Friday 22nd March by hosting a ‘decorate your egg’ event.

Discovery Bay Community Trip

As part of our Discovery unit ‘What Lies Beyond,’ the Year 2 children will explore Discovery Bay and use their Geography skills to visit multiple checkpoints in our local community on Monday 27th May. 

Donations Needed for UN Global Goals Stall at Carols on the Pitch

The Year 4 to 6 UN Global Goals Club is looking for donations of Christmas decorations and (nut-free) sweet treats for their stall at Carols on the Pitch.

Dress Your National Dress Day – Celebrating International Week!

The week following the International Food Fair, Monday 4th – Friday 8th March, will be International Week at DBIS. On Friday 8th March, we encourage all students from Year 7 to Year 13 to dress in their national outfits, wear flag colours or bring something that represents their cultural heritage.

Dumpling Making Activity in Chinese Lesson

On Monday the 5th of February, Year 6 will have the opportunity to make dumplings during their Mandarin lesson.

Early Years Campus – Updated Communications Email Address

Information about our updated email address for the Early Years campus.

End of Year 11 Celebration Notice

A message from a group of supportive parents who wish to provide an opportunity to celebrate the end of Year 11 as a cohort.

End-of-School-Year Withdrawal Notice Date is 28th April 2024

Kindly note that if your child is withdrawing from DBIS at the end of Term 3 2023–24, notice must be given by completing our withdrawal form by Sunday 28th April 2024 at the latest.

End-of-Term 2 Year 7 Bulletin

A round up of Term 2 in Year 7

EYFS & Primary Parent Teacher Conferences (PTCs)

Information on how to book your Term 2 Parent–Teacher Conference.

EYFS Reminder of Cold and Flu Policy

As the 2023–24 cold and influenza (flu) season is upon us, I would like to ask for vigilance in regards to cold and flu symptoms. 

Food Fair: Thank You from the PTSA Team/Announcing Raffle Winners

The PTSA would like to thank every single volunteer who helped make the return of the International Food Fair so successful.

Foundation Stage Temple Fair

Our Foundation Stage campus will have a family Temple Fair on Wednesday 7th February between 1.30 pm and 2.45 pm.

FS – 1 Pants programme

Information about the NSPCC devised programme that will be introduced in FS – 1.

FS – 1 Stay and Play: Change of Dates

FS -1 classes are inviting families to stay and play with us on Tuesday 19th March and Wednesday 20th March.

FS-1 – Updating Addresses

If you have moved house since August of last year, please ensure that the school has your new address listed in the system.

FS-1 and FS-2 Helper Appreciation Afternoon

In order to recognise and celebrate Helper Appreciation Month, on Friday 17th May from 2.20pm – 2.40pm, we would like to invite your child’s Auntie or carer to visit our FS-1 and FS-2 classrooms.

FS-1 and FS-2 Parent–Teacher Conferences

Booking information for the upcoming FS-1/FS-2 Parent–Teacher Conferences.

FS-1 and FS-2 Plastic Bottle Collection

We are in need of plastic bottles (approximately 500ml in size) for an upcoming STEAM project. A collection bin will be placed at the EYFS campus (next to ground floor lift) from Monday 6th May to Monday 27th May, if you have any spare.

FS-1 and FS-2 Theatre Trip

On Thursday 25th January, FS-1 and FS-2 will be watching the stage performance of ‘We’re Going On A Bear Hunt.’

FS-1 and FS-2 Water Fun Day

Information about Water Fun Day on Friday 7th June for FS-1 and FS-2 children.

FS-1 Celebration of Learning and Art Exhibition

Families are invited to our FS-1 art exhibition and Celebration of Learning on Tuesday 30th April, between 8.55am and 9.35am.

FS-1 Chatter Tubes

Updating our Chatter Tubes over the December and January holidays.

FS-1 Christmas Mince Pies

Festive food tasting in class.

FS-1 Community Bus Trips

Information about the FS-1 bus trips that will take place during the week beginning 22nd April.

FS-1 Question Time

FS – 1 will be introducing question time in Term 3 so that our children can share information with their friends about something they love.

FS-1 Readers

This week we shall start to share reading books in FS-1. These books will go home on the same day as your child’s library book.

FS-1 Reading Workshop

Information about our FS-1 reading workshop for families on Friday 19th January between 9.10am and 9.55am.

FS-1 Reading Workshop Presentation

Please find the presentation from our recent FS-1 Reading Workshop here.

FS-1 Welcome to Term 2!

Welcome back to Term 2 in FS-1. Please read this information for some key information about our learning this term.

FS-1, FS-2 and Year 5 Buddy Event

FS-1, FS-2 and Year 5 Buddy Event

FS-2 and Year 1 Buddy Morning

Exciting information about a Buddy Morning in Year 1 for FS-2 children.

FS-2 Beach School

We are excited to announce the recommencement of Beach Schools in FS-2.

FS-2 Beach School

Information about upcoming Beach School sessions for FS-2.

FS-2 Open Morning

Information about an upcoming open morning in FS-2 on 23rd April.

FS-2 Open Morning – Wednesday 31st January

Invitation for families to join us for our FS-2 Open Morning.

FS-2 Safari – Optional PTC with Mr Nicholas Grimes

Information about booking a PTC with the new Safari class teacher, Mr Nicholas.

FS-2 Transition to Year 1

Information for parents about the transition process for FS-2 students to Year 1.

FS1 Rainforest Class – Parent Teacher Conferences

Information for FS1 Rainforest Families about upcoming Parent-Teacher Conferences.

Head Lice

As students return to school for Term 2, we would like to take a moment to remind you about the importance of checking for head lice in your child’s hair. This is vital, as head lice have already been reported across the EYFS and Primary phases. 

Helper Appreciation Karaoke 5th May 2024 – Register Now !

The PTSA are happy to announce we will be hosting a karaoke event for our wonderful helpers. Follow the link to sign up.

IGCSE Summer Timetable 2024 and Curriculum Booklet

IGCSE Summer Timetable 2024 and Curriculum Booklet

Influenza Reminders

Information related to precautions to take during flu season and important information about when children are allowed to return to school following a fever.

Information from the Year 3 Mui Wo Trip and Sleepover Briefing

Information and actions for parents.

International Food Fair – Schedule and Stalls Information

Information about the DBIS International Food Fair, taking place on Saturday 2nd March 2024.

International Food Fair Vendor Applications Open

Link to apply for a vendor stall at the 2024 International Food Fair. Applications close on 9th February.

Invitation to Tender: School Photography Service 2024–25

Link to apply for the school photography contract 2024–25.

iReads in Key Stage 1

Information about our iReads system.

Join the PTSA!

Link to register your interest in joining the PTSA.

JT’s Donut Sale

Monday 15th January: Learning Enhancement Team are selling $30 delicious Bakehouse donuts during Primary snack and Secondary break to remember the incredible life of Tom Smits. All proceeds from this donut sale will go to charities in Hong Kong that positively impacted JT’s life. Come along and enjoy a donut!

JT’s Ultimate Cookbook – Launching 13th December

Information about JT’s Ultimate Cookbook and link to order form.

Kakapo Class Assembly

On Monday 22nd April at 8.15am, Kakapo class will perform their class assembly for their families and loved ones. We welcome you to enjoy tea and coffee, served from 8am outside The Globe Theatre, ahead of the performance starting at 8.15am. 

KS1 Theatre Trip

On Wednesday 31st January, Year 1 & Year 2 will be watching the stage performance of Michael Morpurgo’s I Believe in Unicorns. This will be held at the Performing Arts Centre in Wan Chai. 

Learning Technologies Parent Workshop

The Learning Technologies team will be hosting two parent workshops in the Discovery Lab towards the end of this term, one for Apple users and one for Android users

Lost and Found

Information about lost and found uniform items.

Ordering Additional 2023–24 Yearbook Copies

Each year DBIS issues one complimentary Yearbook per family. Should you wish to order any extra copies, priced at HK$100 each, please complete the form linked from this bulletin.

Parent Information Session on Applying to Universities Worldwide – 30th April

Details on the parent information session on how to research and apply to higher education (university and college).

Parent Portal Currently Unavailable

29.02.24 – iSAMS are currently experiencing technical issues. Our Parent Portal is therefore temporarily unavailable.

Passport & Voucher Sales for International Food Fair on Sale Monday 26th Feb

Passports for the Cultural Village and vouchers for food, beverages and hampers will be on sale from Monday 26th.

Performers’ Studio Theatre Company – The Witches

Information about the Performers’ Studio Theatre Company performance of The Witches this Saturday, 25th May.

Physical Development Day FS-1

We are delighted to invite you to this year’s Physical Development Day, taking place on 5th March.

Physical Development Day FS-2

We are delighted to invite you to this year’s Physical Development Day, taking place on 5th March.

Plastic Bottle Collection Plea

Dear DBIS Community, We are in need of plastic bottles (500ml – 2litre) for an upcoming STEAM project. A collection bin will be placed at the main school campus gate entrance (next to the security house) from Monday May 6 to Monday May 27 if you have any spare. Thank you.

Pre-loved Toy and Bake Sale

Please support the forthcoming Year 3 charity sale by donating pre-loved toys, games and books as well as some baked goods.

Presentation on the Parent Information Session on Applying to Universities Worldwide

Slides used during the Parent Information Session on Higher Education that took place on 30th April 2024.

Primary Young Entrepreneurs – Toy and Game Request – Charity Sale

Information regarding the toy collection drive prior to the International Food Fair.

Primary Young Entrepreneurs – Valentine’s Day Charity Sale 6th–7th February

The Primary Young Entrepreneurs have been busy designing handmade cards, which will be on sale on Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th February.

Primary Young Entrepreneurs Goodwill Wednesday Sale – 12th June at 3.10pm

Please come and show your support at the Young Entrepreneurs’ last sale of the academic year as they raise funds for the four school charities.

Provisional Term Dates 2024–25

Link to provisional term dates for the 2024–25 academic year.

Reminder – Year 10 Parent Teacher Student Meetings 16th May 2024

This is a reminder that we will have Parent–Teacher–Student Conferences this Thursday, 16th May, from 4.30pm to 8pm.

Reminder: School Closed to Students on Friday 1st March

All DBIS campuses will be closed to students on Friday 1st March due to the staff professional development day.

Reminders and Deadlines for Year 3 Camp

Important information for the upcoming Year 3 camp.

Request for Junk Modelling Materials

Please send empty food packets such as cereal boxes, cardboard toilet roll tubes and egg boxes in to your child’s class to support our junk modelling.

Safer Internet Day 2024

Tuesday 6th February is ‘Safer Internet Day’. In-class activities will centre around this year’s theme: ‘Inspiring Change’.

Santa Dash

We are delighted to inform you about the Santa Dash event that will be taking place on Tuesday 12th December for DBIS Primary students and parents.

Save the Date – FS-1 & FS-2 Christmas Sing-a-long

Please save the date for these festive sing-a-longs!

Save the Date – Spring Concert! Thursday 18th April 2024

Information regarding our Spring Concert.

Save the Date for the PTSA End-of-Year Ball! 1st June 2024

After the success of last years 40th anniversary ball, the PTSA is once again organising an event at the Auberge hotel. 

School Attendance

As we start Term 3, we want to ensure that all students get the most out of their final term this academic year. We therefore wish to emphasise the importance of attendance at school. 

School Photos Still Available for Order

Link to purchase the annual school photos, taken in Term 1.

Secondary Awards Date and Information

Secondary awards date and information.

Secondary Sports Day – Monday 11th March 2024

Secondary Sports Day Monday 11th March 2024 information.

Secondary Winter Uniform

Clarification on appropriate secondary winter uniform and when the Uniform shop is open.

Shrek JR Production

Information regarding the Shrek JR Production taking place from 5th – 7th March.

Sixth Form Term 3 Bulletin

Summary of events in Term 2 and key dates for Term 3

Snow Leopards Class Assembly – Friday 12th April 2024

Snow Leopards are excited to invite you to their class assembly on Friday 12th April 2024.

Spring Concert Arrangements

Ticket, rehearsal and timing information for the Spring Concert.

Study Leave, Assembly and Callback Day Notice

Important information for Year 11 regarding study leave, assembly and callback day.

Tangyuan Making Activity in Chinese Lesson

During their Mandarin lesson this Wednesday, 31st January, year 4 will have the opportunity to make Tangyuan. Please let the Mandarin teacher know if your child has allergies or prefers to opt out of the activity.

Term 2 Lunch Enrolment

Link to the menu and lunch enrolment for Term 2.

Tiger Assembly Friday 23rd February

We will be performing in the Globe Theatre on Friday 23rd February at 9am, and our assembly will run for approximately 15 minutes.

Tuesday 14 May – Charity Bake Sale as part of Helper Appreciation Month

On Tuesday 14th May, we are delighted to host our charity annual bake sale to support Pathfinders – a Domestic Helper support charity – based in Hong Kong.

University Fair hosted by Canadian International School of Hong Kong (CDNIS) on 8th March 2024

Information about University fair at CDNIS and how to register for your child to be taken there by a school bus.

University Fair hosted by Canadian International School of Hong Kong (CDNIS) on 8th March 2024

Updated information about the university fair at CDNIS and how to register for your child to be taken there by a school bus.

Update 01.12.23 – Carols on the Pitch Information – Year 6

Year 6: Please find some information regarding our Carols on the Pitch Event here.

UPDATE: Campus closed after school

Please ensure children leave the campus straight after school unless attending an ECA.

Update: Spring Concert, Thursday 18th April 2024

We are looking forward to welcoming you all for a fabulous evening of music making in the Globe Theatre on Thursday 18th April at 5pm.

UPDATE: Year 4 Dolphin Watch Trip

Year 4 students will be undertaking a school trip to see the ‘pink’ dolphins of Lantau with HK Dolphin Watch on Tuesday 23rd January 2024.

Updated 01.12.23 – Carols on the Pitch Information – Year 1

Year 1: Please find information regarding our Carols on the Pitch event here.

Updated 01.12.23 – Carols on the Pitch Information – Year 2

Year 2: Please find information regarding our Carols on the Pitch Event here.

Updated 01.12.23 – Carols on the Pitch Information – Year 4

Year 4: Please find information regarding our Carols on the Pitch event here.

Updated 01.12.23 – Carols on the Pitch Information – Year 5

Year 5: Please find some information regarding our Carols on the Pitch event below

Updated 04.12.23 – Carols on the Pitch Information – Year 3

Year 3: Please find information regarding our Carols on the Pitch event here.

Updated 08.12.23 – Annual School Photos 2023–24 Now Available to Order

The annual school photos are now available to purchase from Col Sim Photography. An early-bird discount is available until Tuesday 28th November 2023.

UPDATED 15th May: Y6 Chengdu Trip (2024–25)

Please find linked the slides from today’s presentation regarding the Chengdu trip.

UPDATED EYFS Temple Fair

Next Wednesday the children will take part in the FS temple fair, alongside a family member. They are invited to wear their own clothes to school that day and will need to be accompanied by an adult from 1.30pm onwards.

Volunteers Needed for Food Fair Stalls 2024

Link to the list of 17 country stalls that require more people to help at the International Food Fair on Saturday 2nd March. Please sign up to help if you can!

Volunteers Urgently Needed for International Food Fair

Please sign up for a slot to help at the DBIS Food Fair to help ensure this wonderful event goes ahead.

Walking School Bus – Friday 1st December

This year’s Walking School Bus (part of our annual Sustainability Week) will take place on Friday 1st December.

Week Without Walls Information Sessions for the 2024–25 Academic Year

Please mark your calendars for the Week Without Walls information sessions on 11th March 2024 in the Globe. We look forward to seeing you there.

Welcome Back to Term 3 in Year 2

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 3 in Year 2.

Welcome to Term 2 in Year 1

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 2 in Year 1.

Welcome to Term 2 in Year 2

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 2 in Year 2.

Welcome to Term 2 in Year 3

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 2 in Year 3.

Welcome to Term 2 in Year 4

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 2 in Year 4.

Welcome to Term 2 in Year 5

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 2 in Year 5. 

Welcome to Term 2 in Year 6

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 2 in Year 6.

Welcome to Term 2 in Year FS-2

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 2 in FS-2.

Welcome to Term 3 in FS-2

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 3 in FS-2.

Welcome to Term 3 in Year 1

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 3 in Year 1.

Welcome to Term 3 in Year 3

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 3 in Year 3.

Welcome to Term 3 in Year 4

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 3 in Year 4.

Welcome to Term 3 in Year 5

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 3 in Year 5.

Welcome to Term 3 in Year 6

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 3 in Year 6.

Welcome to Term 3 in Year FS-1

Welcome back! Here is some important information about Term 3 in Year FS-1.

Winter Uniforms & Uniform Shop Updates

Update regarding winter uniform items, uniform shop opening hours and online ordering.

Wonton Making Activity in Chinese Lesson

On Monday, 5th February, Year 5 will have the opportunity to make Wonton in their Mandarin lesson.

World Down Syndrome Day 2024

We’re launching the ‘Lots Of Socks’ campaign by asking the whole school to wear their craziest, most mismatched, colourful and fun socks on World Down Syndrome Day, 21st March.

Y1 – Y3 Home Readers

Information about our home reading programme for children in Years 1, 2 and 3.

Y12 and Y13 Mock Examination arrangements

Year 12/13 mock examination arrangements.

Y12/Y13 IAL modular examinations

Y12/Y13 IAL modular examination information.

Y13 Graduation 2024

Parental support for the Year 13 graduation dinner requested.

Y13 Graduation Ceremony/Dinner 2024

If any parents would like to help with the graduation ceremony/graduation dinner events, please contact Mrs Boddington.

Y13 Graduation Sweatshirts

Request for payment for the Class of 2024 graduation sweatshirts.

Y1CG Sea Otters’ Class Assembly

Sea Otters class are excited to invite you to attend our class assembly themed on our new Discovery unit, ‘Our Brilliant Bodies!’ The assembly will take place on 14th June at 9 am.

Y2 Creative Arts

On Wednesday 13th March, Year 2 will have Creative Arts morning. Please can all students come into school in their PE kit.

Y2 Spring Sing-Along

We would like to invite Year 2 families to the Year 2 Spring Sing-Along on Tuesday 19th March at 2.15pm.

Y4 Camp – FINAL INFORMATION

As the Year 4 Camp fast approaches, please read this bulletin for some final information and reminders.

Y4 Camp Presentation and Information

Information and actions required for the upcoming Year 4 Camp.

Y4FT Class Assembly – 21st June

Information for Y4FT parents about the class assembly performance for parents.

Y5 Camp – Final Information

Final information and reminders about Y5 Camp (6th – 8th March).

Y5 Camp Photos

Photos from our recent Y5 Camp to Pui O with Treasure Island Group.

Y5RE Class Asssembly

Y5RE would like to invite parents to a performance of our class assembly on Tuesday 11th June at 8.30 am in the Globe Theatre. If you would like to arrive a little earlier, coffee and other refreshments will also be available next to the school canteen from 8.15 am.  

Y8 First Aid Day – ‘Saving a life’

Year 8 will be undertaking a first aid course on Wednesday 29th May.

Year 1 – 6 Reports to appear in Parent Portal

Advance notice to ensure you are able to access your child’s report.

Year 1 and 2 Junior Sports Morning Monday 4th March 2024

Information about the Year 1 and 2 Sports Morning, taking place on Monday 4th March 2024.

Year 1 Beach Trip – Tuesday 19th March 2024

Year 1 map-making beach trip on Tuesday 19th March 2024.

Year 1 Celebration of Learning

Year 1 Celebration of Learning Dates.

Year 1 Disneyland Trip – Monday 20th May 2024

Year 1 will be going on an exciting trip to Disneyland to explore the journey behind animation!

Year 1 DTaP-IPV Vaccination Clinic

The Department of Health will come to our school on Tuesday 23rd January 2024 to administer a vaccination with Combined Diphtheria, Tetanus, acellular Pertussis and Inactivated Polio (DTaP-IPV) to eligible Year 1 students

Year 1 Helper Appreciation – Thursday 16th May

Year 1 would love to welcome their Auntie or carer to their classroom on Thursday 16th May from 2pm – 2.30pm.

Year 1 Let’s Build Structures Trip – Monday 5th February 2024

To conclude our current unit ‘Let’s Build Structures’, Year 1 will be venturing on an exciting bus journey around Hong Kong Island and Kowloon on Monday 5th February 2024.

Year 1 MMR(V) Vaccinations

The School Immunisation Team of the Centre of Health Protection (CHP) will visit our school on 16th May 2024 to offer the Combined Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Varicella (MMRV) to eligible Year 1 students.

Year 1 Open Evening for FS-2 Families

Invitation for FS-2 Families for the Year 1 Open Evening on Thursday 25th January.

Year 1 Parent Open Evening – Presentation

Please find a copy here of the presentation: Year 1 Parent Information Evening.

Year 1 Phonics Open Mornings

Information about the upcoming Phonics Open Mornings for Year 1, including dates and times.

Year 1 Spring Sing Along – Monday 18th March 2024

Year 1 are excited to invite you to our Year 1 Spring Sing Along in the Globe Theatre on Monday 18th March 2024 between 8:45 – 9:15 am.

Year 10 – Term 2 Bulletin

Information and key dates for Term 2.

Year 10 Mock Examinations – Tuesday 21st May to Friday 31st May 2024

Year 10 Mock Examinations – Tuesday 21st May to Friday 31st May 2024

Year 10 PTSC – Thursday 16th May 2024

Sign-up link for our upcoming Year 10 Parent–Teacher–Student Conference (PTSC), which will take place on Thursday 16th May 2024.

Year 10 Term 3 Bulletin

Year 10 Term 3 Welcome Back – Key dates, information and reminders

Year 11 – Term 3 – Important Dates and Reminders

Important dates and reminders in Term 3 for Year 11 students and parents.

Year 11 PTSC 23 January 2024 Advance Notice

Year 11 PTSC Details Bulletin

Year 11 PTSC Booking Link

Year 11 PTSC information and booking link

Year 11 Welcome to Term 2

Year 11 Term 2 Welcome Back and Key Dates Bulletin

Year 12 & 13 (Sixth Form) PTSC Booking Information

Parents can use the login here to make bookings with staff at the Sixth Form PTSC.

Year 12 and 13 Welcome to Term 2 (with key dates)

For Year 12 and 13: An overview of some highlights from last term, plus some key events upcoming in Terms 2 and 3.

Year 12 and Year 13 PTSC – Thursday 21 March 2024

The Year 12/13 Parent–Teacher–Student Conference will be held on Thursday 21st March 2024. Students will be expected to attend alongside their parents.

Year 12 First Draft of a Personal Statement/College Essay Submission Deadline

Details on how Year 12 students will submit the first draft of their personal statement or college essay. This is a key component of their university application. 

Year 13 Graduation Ceremony Details – Important Information

Invitation to join our Year 13 graduation ceremony.

Year 13 Graduation Dinner 2024

Details about the plans and cost for the Year 13 Graduation Dinner for the Class of 2024.

Year 2 Christmas Sing-a-long: 12th December

Families are invited to join Year 2 at their Christmas Sing-a-long on Tuesday 12th December.

Year 2 CNY Holidays Home Learning

During the Chinese New Year break, we would like the children to undertake a small home-learning task to assist them with our new Discovery topic ‘Fantastic Firsts’.

Year 2 Creative Arts Morning

Year 2 students will have a Creative Arts Morning on Wednesday 24th January.

Year 2 Creative Arts Morning

On Wednesday 22nd May, Year 2 will enjoy their Creative Arts Morning. Please can all Year 2 students come into school in their PE kit on that day.

Year 2 Helper Appreciation Month

To recognise and celebrate Helper Appreciation Month, on Tuesday 14th May from 2.30pm – 3pm, Year 2 would like to invite your child’s aunty or carer to visit our Year 2 classrooms.

Year 2 Open Morning

On Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th February, Year 2 will be welcoming families in for open mornings. Your date and time will be communicated by your child’s class teacher via SeeSaw on or before Wednesday 21st February.

Year 2 Open Morning

On Wednesday 24th and Thursday 25th April, Year 2 will be welcoming families in for an Open Morning.

Year 2 Science Museum Trip

On Monday February 26th 2024, our Year 2 students will visit the Hong Kong Science Museum, as part of their Discovery unit ‘Fantastic Firsts’. 

Year 2 Space Museum Trip

On Wednesday 17th April Year 2 will be visiting the Hong Kong Space Museum as part of their Discovery Unit ‘What Lies Beyond’. 

Year 3 RSE Curriculum in Term 3

Details of the forthcoming RSE curriculum for Term 3.

Year 3 – Celebration of Learning

Details for the Year 3 celebration of learning event on Friday 8th December.

Year 3 ‘Active Planet’ Hike

‘Active Planet’ Concept Walk – A hike to explore Earth’s processes… on our doorstep!

Year 3 and 4 Primary Sports Day 2024

Year 3 and 4 Sports Day information.

Year 3 Camp Photos

Link to view photos from Year 3 camp.

Year 3 Excursion to Tai O

Details of the forthcoming Year 3 trip to Tai O support the learning in Term 2.

Year 3 Helper Appreciation Event

On Wednesday 29th May from 9.15 am – 10.00 am, we would like to invite children’s Aunties to visit the Year 3 classrooms.

Year 3 Open Morning and Camp Information Session

Please join us for the Year 3 Open Morning and Camp Information Session on Thursday 14th March between 8.30am and 9.30am.

Year 3 Tai O Excursion Reminder

Reminder and important health information for the upcoming Year 3 trip.

Year 3KT Class assembly – Friday 31st May

Information regarding the forthcoming class assembly for Y3KT.

Year 4 Camp – Term 2

The Year 4 camp will take place from Tuesday 20th February to Thursday 22nd February at Breakthrough Village Camp, Sha Tin.

Year 4 Camp Photos

Y4 camp photos

Year 4 Celebration of Learning

On Tuesday 5th December, we would love to invite our Year 4 families in to enjoy our classroom galleries.

Year 4 Celebration of Learning AND Onwards & Upwards Morning

On Thursday 13th June, the Year 4 students would like to invite you in to celebrate two special occasions with them.

Year 4 Open Morning

On Tuesday 12th March, Year 4 will be welcoming families in for an Open Morning.

Year 4 RSE Information

Please open the link within this bulletin for a thorough explanation of what will be covered in our Year 4 RSE sessions in Term 3.

Year 5 & 6 FOBISIA Trials, January 2024

Information about the upcoming U11 FOBISIA Games trials.

Year 5 & 6 House Sports Day 2024

Year 5 & 6 House Sports Day 2024 information.

Year 5 & Year 6 HPV Vaccinations

The School Immunisation Team of the Centre of Health Protection (CHP) will visit our school on 16th May 2024 to offer the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to eligible Year 5 and 6 female students.

Year 5 Camp – Parent Information Session

We will be hosting an information session for parents about Year 5 Camp on Monday 5th February at 8.30am. The meeting will be held in person in the Globe and will last for approximately 40 minutes.

Year 5 Camp – Updates from Parent Information Session

Updates on Year 5 Camp following the parent information session.

Year 5 Camp – Registration

Information about payment and registration for the upcoming Y5 camp.

Year 5 Celebration of Learning

We are delighted to extend an invitation to you for our upcoming Celebration of Learning on Wednesday 17th January. The event will take place in the Year 5 classrooms from 8.45am to 9:30am.

Year 5 Celebration of Learning

Please join Year 5 in sharing our learning on Wednesday 17th April at 8.30am.

Year 5 Central Walking Tour Trip

Year 5 will be going on a walking tour around Central and Admiralty. The purpose of the trip is to give the children the opportunity to learn more about the history of key buildings in Hong Kong and develop a deeper appreciation for how Hong Kong Island has changed over the years.

Year 5 Helper Appreciation

In order to recognise and celebrate Helper Appreciation Month, on Wednesday 22nd May from 2.30pm – 3pm, we would like to invite your child’s aunty or carer to visit our Year 5 classrooms.

Year 5 RSE Lessons

Information about our Learning for Life programme in Term 3, which will cover Relationships and Sexual Education (RSE).

Year 6 Camp Information

The four-night Year 6 camp will take place from Monday 4th December to Friday 8th December at Sai Yuen Camping Adventure Park, Cheung Chau.

Year 6 Camp Parent Information Evening

Please find additional information about our upcoming Year 6 Camp.

Year 6 Celebration of Learning

We would like to invite all parents or caregivers of Year 6 children to our Open Morning on Tuesday 12th December.

Year 6 Celebration of Learning – Tuesday 19th March

The next Year 6 Celebration of Learning event will take place on Tuesday 19th March between 8.35am and 9.10am.

Year 6 Chengdu Camp November 2024

Information regarding the new Year 6 camp to Chengdu, China, in November 2024.

Year 6 DTap-IPV Vaccination Clinic

The Department of Health will come to our school on Tuesday 23rd January 2024 to administer a vaccination with Combined Diphtheria, Tetanus, acellular Pertussis (reduced dose) and Inactivated Polio (dTap-IPV) to eligible Year 6 students.

Year 6 Graduation Photos – Monday 29th April

On Monday, 29th April, we will be taking photographs of the students receiving their Year 6 graduation certificates.

Year 6 Helper Appreciation Event- Wednesday 8th May

In order to recognize and celebrate Helper Appreciation Month, on Wednesday 8th May from 2pm – 2.30pm, we would like to invite your child’s aunty or carer to visit our Year 6 classrooms.

Year 6 Migration Simulation

On Thursday 1st February, the Year 6 students will be leaving campus to take part in a ‘migration simulation’.

Year 6 MMR(V) & HBV Vaccinations

The School Immunisation Team of the Centre of Health Protection (CHP) will visit our school on 16th May 2024 to offer the MMR(V), HBV and HPV (female only) vaccines to Y6 students.

Year 6 RSE Curriculum in Term 3

Information regarding the RSE curriculum that Year 6 will cover as part of their Learning for Life programme.

Year 6 STEAM Fair – Tuesday 4th June

We would like to invite you to join us at the Year 6 STEAM Fair on Tuesday 4th June.

Year 7 Chinese New Year Flower Market Visit

Year 7 Chinese New Year Flower Market Visit – 5th February

Year 7 End-of-Year Assessments in English, Maths and Science (week commencing Monday 6th May 2024)

Dear Year 7 Parents and Guardians,   We are pleased to share with you the end-of-year assessment schedule for your child, along with details of the assessment content and tips/tools to support your child’s preparations. The assessments will take place week commencing 6th May and will cover English, Maths, and Science.   Year 7 End […]

Year 7 Newsletter

Year 7 Newsletter

Year 7 Term 3 Bulletin

Year 7 Term 3 Welcome Back – Key dates, information and reminders

Year 7 Welcome Back Bulletin

Year 7 Term 2 Welcome Back Bulletin and Key Dates.

Year 8 End-of-Year Assessments in English, Maths and Science (week commencing Monday 6th May 2024)

Dear Year 8 Parents and Guardians,   We are pleased to share with you the end-of-year assessment schedule for your child, along with details of the assessment content and tips/tools to support your child’s preparations. The assessments will take place week commencing 6th May and will cover English, Maths, and Science.   Year 8 End […]

Year 8 Green Bird Hike – Wednesday 28th February

Further information about Year 8’s hike to Mui Wo on 28th February as part of their Green Bird Award, plus the jotform link for parents to complete.

Year 8 PTSC – Thursday 2nd May

Information regarding Year 8 PTSC and sign up link.

Year 8 Term 2 Welcome

Year 8 Term 2 Welcome Back and Key Dates Bulletin

Year 8 Term 3 Bulletin

Year 8 Term 3 Welcome Back – Important information and key dates

Year 9 End-of-Year Assessments in English, Maths and Science (week commencing Monday 6th May 2024)

Dear Year 9 Parents and Guardians,   We are pleased to share with you the end-of-year assessment schedule for your child, along with details of the assessment content and tips/tools to support your child’s preparations. The assessments will take place week commencing 6th May and will cover English, Maths, and Science.   Year 9 End […]

Year 9 Head of Year Bulletin – Term 2

Year 9 Term Two Welcome Back and Key Dates Bulletin

Year 9 Term 3 Bulletin

Year 9 Term 3 Welcome Back – Key information and dates

Young Entrepreneurs Resource Request

The Primary Young Entrepreneurs are busily making recycled Winter craft items to sell at the upcoming Carols on the Pitch. Please support by sending in items from the request list. Thank you!

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