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Published on April 27th, 2018 | by SSIS

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Message from the IBDP & TOK Coordinator, Term 3 Week 5

Dear Senior School Parents,
SSIS IBDP Scholarship Award
We are proud to announce the introduction of our SSIS IBDP Scholarship for AY 2018-2019. With this scholarship, recipients will enjoy full tuition cover and Macbook. New and existing Grade 10&11 SSIS students can apply.
The application form as well as the eligibility criteria, terms and conditions can be found on our school website. Deadline for application: 4 May 2018
Should you have any questions, please e-mail scholarship@ssis.asia
 
SSIS Musical – Friday May 4th 
The musical production of “School of Rock” is fast approaching! This year Grade 7’s are the focus of the performance. Parents are welcome to attend. 
 
All of the grade 7 students have been learning the songs and the audience will be participating as a supportive audience singing along with the cast and are encouraged to dress in “rock’n’ roll” attire for the performance. 
 
 
Message from PSG EXCO Committee
It is the time of the year when we would like to show our thanks and appreciation to our SSIS faculty of teachers. And what better way to do this than through our annual Teachers’ Appreciation Lunch
 
The MH PSG EXCO is organising this special treat for our teachers and are inviting all families to join in.
If you would like to make a contribution for the event, please click on the link below:

 

Or you can scan the QR code below:


Parents can deliver the dishes to the MH PSG Lounge on the morning of Wednesday, 9th May or get your child to bring your contribution to us.

 

IB, IGCSE and End of Year Examinations:

IB and IGCSE Examinations have just started for the Grade 10 and 12 students. Sufficient rest and appropriate nourishment are important for students at this stressful

time. Good luck to all of them.

End of Year Examinations will commence on the 21st of May for the remaining grades.

 

Revision is a crucial aspect of learning. Our teachers and coordinators have shared some study tips with our students. Students make the most of these revision periods with these essential points.

We extend our best wishes for success to all students as we approach the end of year examinations.

 

Complimentary School Uniform – Online Order:

Make use of the current opportunity and order the uniform your child needs!

 

This is a gentle reminder that the online complimentary uniform ordering website (http://waste2wear-schools.com/) will close on 15th May 2018. After that, only paper uniform orders will be accepted at the Sabres Store and students will only receive a standard uniform package.

 

Upcoming Dates:

 

Apr 30 – May 1

Labour Day Holiday (NO SCHOOL except for select IGCSE & IBDP exam candidates)

May 5

SAT Test

May 7-11  

Staff Appreciation Week

May 21      

End of Year Examinations start

 

CHUNG, Chi Feng (Michael) – Grade 9 Pearl

Student of The Week

“Chung Chi Feng is outgoing, courteous and caring.  Unable to hide his generosity, he shares more than his jokes and snacks – his textbook is on permanent loan to a Grade 10 student.  In the classroom,  Chi Feng is hard working and goal oriented. For example in Economics class, he doesn’t quit when the whole new world of Economics proved to be a challenge during Trimester 1.  He persevered through two Trimesters and his efforts are paying off.  With a reflective personality, he would often come to his teacher after every quiz/test, either to celebrate his success or to muse over his shortfalls . That gesture left a lasting impression on his teachers. Thank you, Chi Feng for putting smiles on our faces!”

 

 

 

Best regards,

Doruk GURKAN

IBDP & TOK Coordinator

English A Teacher & Examiner

 

Shanghai Singapore International School

301 Zhujian Road Minhang District

Shanghai PRC 201106

中国上海市闵行区朱建路301号邮政编码201106

Mobile: + 86 15000 928541

email: doruk_gurkan@ssis.asia

WeChat: dorukgurkan

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