June 6, 2016
Each year, YCIS bids a fond farewell to the IB graduating classes from both the Century Park and Gubei campuses. The campuses recently held their own graduation ceremonies for the “Class of 2016” to celebrate the students achievements and commemorate the years they spent at the international school in Shanghai.
June 1, 2016
YCIS’s Gubei Campus has had an amazing year in competitive sports with a total of 11 trophies and one sportsmanship award won at tournaments in Touch Rugby, Volleyball, Football, and Table Tennis. Recently, the YCIS Physical Education (PE) and Athletics Department hosted the 2016 Annual Sports Awards evening for all students in Upper Secondary who have participated in sports during the school year. Over 80 students and staff attended the dinner ceremony to celebrate the successful year in athletics for the international school in Shanghai.
May 20, 2016
Secondary students from YCIS’s Century Park campus recently “rocked out” for a good cause at the annual Heart to Heart “Battle of the Bands”. For the last four years, YCIS students have competed in the Shanghai-wide competition, showcasing their talents and performance abilities, their commitment to musicianship, and the benefits of the school’s music programme.
May 17, 2016
Dusten Kent is the Secondary Vice Principal at Yew Chung International School (YCIS)’s Century Park Campus in Pudong. In addition to being part of the senior leadership team, the Canadian has a hands-on-role teaching ‘The Theory of Knowledge’ (TOK) for Year 13 IB students, and has seen a number of this year’s graduating cohort grow up with the school. Here, the father of two discusses his experiences at the school and the rewards of seeing students’ development over time.