November 10, 2014
The end of October marked the completion of a very successful Tennis season for YCIS’s Division 2 Boy’s and Girl’s Teams in the Shanghai International Schools Activities Conference (SISAC). Four team members, Mitchell (Year 12), Eddy (Year 8), Karyn (Year 13), and Dania (Year 11), were ecstatic to represent YCIS in the final tournament of the season, and took home wins in all categories.
November 7, 2014
Last week, YCIS held a presentation on “The Impact of Globalisation on International Education” in partnership with the American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai (AmCham). Dr Nanci Shaw, Superintendent of YCIS, and Ms Corrie Zacharia, Head of Admissions for YCIS Shanghai led the engaging presentation at AmCham’s Shanghai headquarters.
November 6, 2014
Costumes, books, debates, and hot chocolate! Last week, Century Park Campus held a fun and exciting week chock-full of English and Humanities-themed activities.
November 3, 2014
Last week, in a fun-filled display of friendship between Canada and China, a number of YCIS students joined the Ontario Premier, Ms Kathleen Wynne of Canada, on a 3.5 kilometer “Run For Fun” in downtown Shanghai at the Jing’an Workers Stadium.
October 31, 2014
The Year 6 students from Century Park Campus recently returned from their Year 6 Camp, held at Nanbei Hu in Zhejiang province by an outdoor activities specialist company. As part of the school’s holistic education and Physical Education (PE) programme, the annual four-day, three-night excursion focuses on developing students’ social responsibility, tolerance, co-operation, independence, and improving their outdoor and adventure activities skills.
YCIS Battle of the Bands