American Mathematics Competition November 2021 Dear Parents/Guardians, The American Mathematics Competitions are a series of examinations and curriculum materials designed to strengthen problem-solving skills and mathematical knowledge in Middle and High School (Secondary) students. Under the agreement with the Mathematical Association of America (MAA), the 23rd annual AMC10 and 73rd annual AMC 12 will be […]
The government student vaccination scheme (VSS) will be launched for the 2021/2022 influenza season in mid October 2021. Please kindly note that the influenza vaccine will not be administered at school. Students and children 6 months to 12 years can obtain the seasonal influenza vaccine through the VSS.
Dear Parents and Guardians, We wanted to take this opportunity to inform you that Ms Anais Fenning, one of our Year 10 tutors, will be on maternity leave from Monday 18th October until Friday 25th March, 2022. Ms Sabrina Bourouga, who has significant experience within the role, will be in post for the duration of […]
Dear Parents, As advised previously we are part of the Jockey Club Children’s Oral Health Project. For more information please join the webinar: Date: 26 October 2021 (Tuesday) Time: 10:00am – 11:00am Link of Webinar: https://hku.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_kqEpdI6vSU6R0_YMUacgY QR Code: Webinar ID: 942 2853 2512 Remarks: The talk will be conducted in English. 2. Please install the software Zoom before joining […]
Dear Nursery Families, We hope you had an enjoyable mid-term break. As the children are now settled into Nursery life, we are looking for any parent volunteers who may like to read a story at the end of the day and also support our new concept of learning, Celebrations. On each class communication board, you […]
Dear Parents, We would like to remind you that in the school uniform policy children are required to have shoulder length (or longer) hair tied back; this is for hygiene and safety reasons. Also, small studded earrings or small objects of religious significance are the only jewellery we permit in school; again this is for […]
The week beginning 25th October children will have the option to engage in Halloween themed activities, including discussions around how Halloween is celebrated in our local community of Discovery Bay. On Friday 29th October children may choose to come to school in fancy dress if they wish.
No nuts are permitted on the school site and on school related off-site activities such as field trips and sports events. No nut policies include nut containing products such as pesto, Nutella and other nut spreads, mooncakes and fruit and nut bars. Please help keep DBIS safe for all our students and staff.
Dear Parents, We are going to be working with The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust, Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Hong Kong as part of the 'Jockey Club Children's Oral Health Project'. This is an exciting project that will bring awareness and understanding of children's oral health. If you would like to [...]
Dear Parents of Year 6 students, I would like to thank all of the parents of our Year 6 students who joined me on the evening of Monday the 4th of October. I believe it was valuable to explain the process for transitioning from Year 6 into Year 7 and secondary as a whole, as […]