Dear SSIS Parents..." /> Message from the Principal, Term 1, Week 13 – Shanghai Singapore International School


Published on November 24th, 2017 | by SSIS


Message from the Principal, Term 1, Week 13

Dear SSIS Parents,
We are coming to the end of Term 1. Reports and comments will be enabled on Parent Portal on Thursday, 30 November at 12 noon. We congratulate students for working hard and transiting well for this school year. In the coming terms, we will continue to set goals with our students so they can maximise their potential here at SSIS.
Parent Teacher Conference (PTC)
We look forward to meeting all of you on 2 December 2017, Saturday. Should you be unable to make it, please email the respective subject teachers to arrange an alternative meeting time.
MH Coffee Morning (6 December)
The next Coffee Morning is coming up soon.
Time: 10 – 11:30 am
Venue: Level 3 Conference Room
Light refreshments will be served.

Here are some highlights for this next session:
  • Optimal Learning Program here at SSIS Primary
  • Motivate your child using the Growth Mindset
  • Pastoral Care Resource – Second Step
  • Food allergies and intolerances in children
 Santa’s Workshop (7 & 8 December)
Our beneficiary for this year’s Santa Workshop Charity Drive is Gao Jianming, or also fondly known as Ming Ming from Shining Star Charity Organisation. She is a cheerful and lively 8 year old who was abandoned at birth. She is visually impaired and the funds we raise from the sales during Santa’s Workshop will contribute to her hefty 120,000 RMB medical bill. After this surgery, she will be able to regain her sight and see the world with a brand new pair of eyes.
Your child(ren) can support Ming Ming’s cause by bringing money to buy gifts for family and friends, hot chocolate and baked goods from Santa’s Workshop. They can also take part in DIY craft-making as part of the fun activities for the two days. Prices of items sold cost between 5 – 30 RMB.
Please kindly prepare cash of small denominations (1, 5, 10, 20 RMB) and a recycled bag to hold all the gifts of love.
Upcoming dates:
Dec. 2 Parent Teacher Conference (PTC)
Dec. 6 PSG Coffee Morning
Dec. 7 Senior School Visit to Partner Local School
Dec. 7 – 8 Santa’s Workshop
Dec. 8 Winter Formal
Dec. 13 – SSIS Staff Christmas Celebration (Early Dismissal at 2pm) 
Dec. 15 Senior School Christmas Celebration
Warm regards,
Terry Senior

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