The S2 PBL and S3 IES Presentation Day was held on 7 May 2021. Students were showing their works and projects to teachers and other students, including S1 students. All students were very concentrated on the presentation. Some students were keen to ask questions. It is a golden opportunity for students to learn from each other.
Our school understands the importance of biotechnology in our daily life and therefore try to promote it in the earliest stage. In order to promote the Biotechnology Education, the Science Department designed a 3-day biotechnology tasting programme for primary school students. Our students are responsible for introducing and teaching the primary school students how to conduct experiments.
It was our honour to have the School Supervisor, Mr. TONG Chun Kit Jonathan, visiting our school on 28 April 2021. Our Principal, Mr. WONG Chung Ki, extended his warm welcome to our honourable guest, introduced our school and showed him around our school campus. Our teachers were delighted to introduce the most recent developments of our school, including the Tony Tong Biotechnology Laboratory, the Fabrication Laboratory, and the new LED wall, TVs, sound and lighting effects of our newly renovated School Hall.
In order to let students know more about the National Security Law, a series of activities was held in April this year for the National Security Education Day dated 15th April. A National Security Education lesson was held on 14th and 21st April for S1 and S2 classes respectively. For S3 students, a lesson about the National Constitution was held on 28th April. In the lessons, a video clip about the National Security Law or the National Constitution was played with a Q&A game followed.
A group of Form 3 students was invited to join a career activity held by Po Leung Kuk Jockey Club Tai Tong Holiday Campsite. Different roles of arborists and gardeners, including the species of trees, planting and the experience of being a tree surgeon, were introduced to students. Our students were actively involved in the event and they realised the importance of preserving the nature.
Two teams of students from Form 2 and Form 3 have joined the Social Innovation．Community 4.0 Competition. They need to design a solution to help improve the quality of life of elderly people living in the North District in Hong Kong. Students were trained by teachers from Liberal & Social Studies and STEM subjects, so that they can analyse the needs of the elderly from the social perspective and apply STEM-related skills in developing a prototype of their solutions.
The second staff development day was held on 8th and 26th February 2021. On 8th February, a Beeswax Food Wrap Workshop was conducted by Hong Kong Federation of Women's Centre. We can reduce plastic waste by making our own natural reusable food wraps with fabric and melted beeswax. These handy wraps can be made in a variety of shapes and sizes for sandwiches, bowl covers.
The vote counting session of the 9th Parent Manager Election was conducted on 4th February. The results are as follows:
Overall number of ballots received: 747
Number of voided ballots: 19
Number of blank ballots: 133
Number of ballots obtained by the candidates: 1. Ms. Yeung Po Yan: 368 2. Ms. Ng Yeuk Lan: 227
In order to help our S3 students and parents understand more about the subject choices under the NSS curriculum, a CGC Seminar for Parents and Students on Senior Secondary and Subject Selection was held by Career Guidance Committee (CGC). Teachers from PLK Vicwood K.T. Chong Sixth Form College were invited to our school to have a sharing with our students and parents.