A Heart of Jazz
YCIS Shanghai parents, grandparents, and staff raised their glasses in a spirit of charity at the third annual Charity Gala Dinner organised by Parents’ Organisation Pudong (POP) last November.
Matters of the Mind: A Discussion on Theory of Knowledge
YCIS Shanghai hosted international scientist and speaker Andy Fletcher along with select IB schools in Shanghai and Suzhou to lead a discussion on the definition of truth in science.
Cultivating Love for Chinese Literature
Well known for its pioneering work in an East-meets-West Co-Teaching model, YCIS Shanghai has taken Chinese learning one step further with its annual Chinese Reading Month.
YCIS Shanghai Football Teams Score Success
The Dulwich Cup, arguably the crown jewel of interschool football tournament in the Shanghai-Suzhou area, saw teams from as far away as Seoul, Korea come to try their luck on the best facilities available in Shanghai.
Students Busy at Math Bee
The campus buzzed with excitement as Year 7 students attended the first ever YCIS Shanghai Math Bee on December 7. All 23 contestants showed maturity, bravery, and composure while being challenged to answer mental math questions over 3 rounds.
Performance Evening Channels Diversity and Talents
Each year, YCIS Shanghai, Pudong, Regency Park Campus presents a Performance Evening specifically to celebrate and showcase students’ talents. This year, Century Park Campus followed the tradition and hosted its Performance Evening, offering students an opportunity to go through a competitive audition process that qualified select individuals to share their skills with the community.
National Merit Scholarship Nomination
The greatest gift to an educator is to see students mature in mind and attitude, and even more humbling is when that progress is acknowledged by others. This year sees the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) commending three Year 13 IB students for their performance on the American Preliminary SAT (PSAT)--evidence of the YCIS Shanghai faculty’s commitment to educating academically savvy students.
Record IGCSE Results for YCIS Shanghai Students
While examination scores are but one measure of students’ success, YCIS Shanghai is proud to note its students’ best performance to date in IGCSE examinations.
Fantastic IB Results at YCIS Shanghai
IB students at YCIS Shanghai have 100 per cent pass rate for the full diploma this year. About the results, Daun Yorke, the IB Co-ordinator remarked, “I am over the moon about the IB results; it has been a tremendous year for our students! Of the 41 students who sat the full diploma, 41 passed. This 100 per cent pass record is a fantastic achievement, and it is a celebratory day for everyone.”