Eagle's Nest Week of 01-24-22

Week of 01-24-22

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School Wide News and Announcements

Return to School


Jan. 28

School will re-commence on Monday, February 14 after the Spring Festival break. The school will provide details on or before Wednesday, February 9 regarding what format school will be.

 
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Travel Advice and Protocols


Dec. 10

Due to the recent domestic COVID-19 situation, the Tianjin Municipal Education Committee and the Municipal Education Working Committee are addressing school regulations and protocols. Please take the time to read through the guidelines and protocols below.

  • DO NOT leave Tianjin, if not necessary. If you need to leave Tianjin, you must report your destination and return date to the school. Please connect with one of our liaisons with this information.
  • If you are travelling, please ensure you:
    • carry sufficient protective supplies during the journey
    • pay close attention to personal hygiene
    • maintain social distancing, and
    • actively cooperate with health monitoring staff working in public transportation areas and epidemic prevention management.
  • DO NOT go to medium to high-risk areas. Those returning to Tianjin from counties, cities, and districts that are medium or high-risk areas will need home quarantine for 14 days. A COVID test with a negative test result will be required after the quarantine period and before a return to campus is permitted.
  • According to the requirements of the Municipal Prevention and Control Bureau, persons returning to Tianjin from low-risk areas must obtain a negative COVID test within 48 hours of their return. Only when a negative COVID test is obtained will a return to campus be permitted.
  • Due to the uncertainty of the current COVID-19 situation, those who will travel should be prepared for home quarantine.
  • Anyone who has been to infected areas identified by the Municipal Prevention and Control Bureau, has residence history in those areas, or has a connection with infected person/s shall follow the guidelines and protocols set in accordance by local authorities of Tianjin.
  • If you have left and returned to Tianjin, a 14-day body temperature record should be logged and reported to the school.

If you have any questions, please contact the school.

Divisional News

Middle School

Knowledge Bowl


Jan. 28

The annual Knowledge Bowl on January 26th was a fun event with all middle school students participating. The competition was fierce House 1 came out on top. They also were the winners of Fall Camp for all those keeping scores. This spring, there is a plan for at least one more house competition.

Gradebooks


Jan. 28

Students are strongly encouraged to review their gradebooks in preparation for the middle of the 3rd quarter, the week of February 14. Contact your teachers with any questions.

Announcement


Jan. 28

We wish you all a happy new year. Classes will resume at 8 am on February 14.

High School

Quiz Bowl


Jan. 28

It was great to see so many students at our Quiz Bowl on January 28, and we trust that everyone enjoyed the competition.

Canadian Math Competition


Jan. 28
Applications for the Canada Math Competitions

9th, 10th, 11th: Thursday, February 24, 3:30 – 4:30, A342. If we are not at school, this can be done electronically.
12th: Wednesday, April 6, 9:00 - 11:30, A342 (yes, this is during the Spring Vacation)

Grade Name of Competition Link for Practice
9th Pascal https://www.cemc.uwaterloo.ca/contests/past_contests.html#pcf
10th Cayley https://www.cemc.uwaterloo.ca/contests/past_contests.html#pcf
11th Fermat https://www.cemc.uwaterloo.ca/contests/past_contests.html#pcf
12th Euclid https://www.cemc.uwaterloo.ca/contests/past_contests.html#euclid

Please go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XYH5T9L to sign up. The deadline for sign-ups is Friday, February 4th.

Gradebooks


Jan. 28

Students are strongly encouraged to review their gradebooks in preparation for the middle of the 3rd quarter, the week of February 14. Contact your teachers with any questions.

Announcement


Jan. 28

We wish you all a very happy new year. Classes will resume at 8 am on February 14.

College and Career

SAT Announcement


Jan. 28

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This is GREAT NEWS for SAT testing! The test will soon be completely online with results more quickly released. Please check here for details.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rR8Oq2i5ooY

新年快乐


Jan. 28

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From all of us here at TIS - we wish you and your family a very Happy New Year!

Athletics

Season 2 Sports


Jan. 28

HS Basketball and MS Volleyball will have additional practice upon return to school on February 14 to help facilitate a better closure to the season.

Season 3 sports: HS Soccer, MS Basketball


Jan. 28

Season 3 athletic sign-ups where emailed last week to all students. Interested students should sign-up using the link in their email.

Announcement


Jan. 28

HS Soccer try-outs on February 14, come prepared to try-out.
MS Basketball begins February 22

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