Alumni Relations Office Keeps School Spirit Alive
Herbert Cheng has held the position of Alumni Relations Officer for all the Yew Chung and Yew Wah schools in our network since April 2014. He is mainly responsible for putting together an exciting calendar of cool events and programmes, providing new ways for alumni members to connect with each other.
YCIS – Secondary Awarded Excellent Class at the Annual Indoor Air Quality Awards
Air quality is a huge concern for parents in Hong Kong. Tackling the issue requires a comprehensive response and a dedicated task force. We are therefore delighted to announce that our YCIS – Secondary campus located in To Fuk Road, Kowloon Tong was recently awarded ‘Excellent Class’ at the Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Certification Award Ceremony for the second consecutive year.
New Early Childhood and Primary Co-Principals Take the Helm at YCIS
YCIS Hong Kong is delighted to announce the appointment of two new Co-Principals commencing from the new academic year.
YCIS Students shine in 2016 IGCSE Exams
YCIS’s Secondary students have once again achieved excellent results in the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) examinations. In 2016, two YCIS students received straight As (A* and A) in ELEVEN subjects and three other students received TEN straight As (A* and A), while eight students earned NINE straight As (A* and A).
YCIS Launches Renovation for Innovative Learning Style
Teachers and parents recently received the exciting news about the major renovation of the Year 6 and Year 7 floors, across two YCIS campuses in Hong Kong. YCIS will be the first Hong Kong international school to adopt the pioneering learning communities’ design concept of US based company, Fielding Nair International (FNI). FNI are world leading architects for educators and have won awards across continents.
Remarkable Achievements in 2016 IB Exam
Well done! Congratulations to the class of 2016! The 2016 International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma graduates of Yew Chung International School – Secondary have once again achieved brilliant IB exam results.
Top IGCSE Results 2015
YCIS Year 11 students consistently bring home Top in the World and Top in Hong Kong for a range of subjects. For many years YCIS secondary students have hit the mark. We are delighted and proud to announced their high success again in 2015 IGCSE exam. In 2015, one student achieved Top in the World and four other students won Top in Hong Kong in the Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards. Details are as follows:
YCIS Sports Success in 2015-2016
YCIS had a busy schedule with the inter-school sports competitions throughout the 2015-2016 academic year. The various sports teams played over 300 fixtures throughout the academic year participating in a wide range of sports competitions. Students played against international schools in Hong Kong and China, all organised by International Schools Sports Federation Hong Kong (ISSFHK), Hong Kong Schools Sports Federation (HKSSF), Association of China and Mongolia International Schools (ACAMIS).
Education Seminar- Benefits of Bilingualism
On Saturday 25th June Yew Chung International School (YCIS) was a key participant in Squarefoot’s inaugural education seminar, open to the public. Mrs. Shirley Mead, Superintendent for YCIS schools, addressed parents on the benefits of bilingualism.