May 19, 2015
In May, YCIS Shanghai celebrated its 10th annual Global Child Day at the Regency Park Campus. During the event, families came together for a fantastic celebration of cultures from around the world. The fun day, planned by the Parent Organisation Pudong (POP), gathered around 1000 visitors, including YCIS families and friends.
May 12, 2015
Recently, Yew Chung made an endowment in perpetuity to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), resulting in the “Yew Chung – Bernard Spodek Scholar in Early Childhood Education”.
May 11, 2015
Recently, YCIS Shanghai was privileged to host both Dr Mary Hayden and her colleague, Professor Jeff Thompson, from the University of Bath as they visited all four campuses in Shanghai. Dr Hayden, Director of the Centre for the Study of Education in an International Context (CEIC) and Head of the Department of Education at the University of Bath, once identified the network of Yew Chung International School’s as a “unique grouping of international schools in the world” in her book, An Introduction to International Education.
May 6, 2015
To the delight of the entire YCIS community, the Parent Organisation Puxi (POP) recently held their 7thannual International Family Food Fair (IFFF) at Hongqiao Campus. As always, the event was truly a celebration of community and multiculturalism, and it brought together around 2,500 attendees from more than 50 different countries.
May 5, 2015
This year, the annual Environment Week for Primary students at the Regency Park and Century Park campuses was another great success. The week, planned by the school’s Environment Committee, involved all students in a wide variety of activities that helped them to understand the effects humans have on the environment and YCIS’s commitment to make a positive difference.