March 17, 2017
At YCIS Shanghai, supporting the community is an important part of the school’s philosophy and mission, and through various partnerships, the school is able to provide additional, extra-curricular programmes for YCIS children and families. One such example is the Boy Scouts of America programme, and this year, YCIS Shanghai has become the official Charter Organisation for the Boy Scouts of America in Puxi. As the Charter Organisation, the school provides equipment and supplies, as well as staff support for logistics and administration, and hosts weekly and monthly meetings for the Troop 12 Boy Scouts and the Pack 12 Cub Scouts.
March 15, 2017
Recently, YCIS Shanghai joined together with other Yew Chung and Yew Wah schools from around the world to perform at the 7th annual Seeds of Hope Gala Charity Concert. Held at the Shanghai Oriental Performing Arts Centre, the concert brought together students and faculty from the school’s entire network to support the Seeds of Hope charity.
March 10, 2017
Recently, the YCIS Robotics Club competed for the first time ever in a city-wide competition for international school students. Under the guidance of Mr Kleber Quevedo, a YCIS Secondary Computer Science teacher, the students surprised competitors by winning the first-place prize in robotics design.
March 8, 2017
Year 7 and Year 9 students recently had the opportunity to venture outside the classroom to visit the mammoth 11th Annual Shanghai Biennale Art Exhibition, titled, “Why Not Ask Again”, which featured 102 separate exhibitions within the Power Station of Art complex in the former Puxi-Side Expo area.
March 6, 2017
On a recent balmy Spring afternoon, Year 6 Primary Students travelled from the Hongqiao Campus to the nearby YCIS Gubei Secondary Campus to enjoy a day of sports and activities with their classmates in Year 7.