- This Week in Pictures
- ECC Announcements
- Middle School
- High School
- Dates to Remember
- PTO News
From the Admissions Office
TIS is now accepting applications for the Second Semester. If you have other children who wish to apply or friends who are interested in applying to TIS, please see the following dates for upcoming admissions testing:
– Nov. 14th
– Dec. 7th
Please contact Admissions to schedule a test.
TIS Pink Ribbon Tea – October 11 at 10am
The PTO shall be hosting a ‘Pink Ribbon Tea’ to raise money to support breast cancer patients. Our donations also go towards helping those who work to advance the understanding of breast cancer and its early detection and treatment.
We would love you to join us in raising money for this important cause. Tickets are 30 RMB if you wear pink on that day or 50 RMB if you do not want to wear pink; and they can be purchased from the Admissions Office. We shall also have a number of items for auction that have been kindly donated by local businesses.
Why not come and enjoy a drink and cake with friends, whilst at the same time joining with others in support of this worthwhile cause?
Focus Country: South Korea
International Day is less than a month away! If you are interested in performing during the Programme portion of the Day, please do contact Mrs. Dawn Williams email@example.com as the schedule is filling up rather quickly!
Traditionally, on International Day, everyone wears either their own National clothes, or clothes from the country that they most identify with. Should you not have something to wear, please do speak with Mrs. Dawn Williams as she may have just the right outfit for you.
International Day’s Schedule
Weekly AQI/PM2.5 Readings
- Outside Average Reading = 16/4
- Inside Average Reading = 1/0.3
Click the links below to View and Download Full-Sized Photos for Personal Use (For the current school year only)
We would like to introduce our new Foundation Class teacher, Mrs. Crystal Li to the ECC. She is originally from Tianjin, but she has been living overseas, mostly in New Zealand for over 20 years. She is an experienced early childhood teacher. We are so excited to add Crystal to our ECC teaching team!
The students are going on field trips to learn more about the world around them. Please be on the lookout for information about the upcoming field trips in the newsletters and folders.
The students are very busy harvesting corn, carrots, pumpkins, gourds, and other plants from the garden. Please see the PhotoStream for pictures of our garden activities!
September 29: No School – Teacher Work Day
October 2 – 6: National Day Holiday
October 13: No School for ECC students only – Report Card Writing Day
There will be no Treehouse activities next week (October 4th). Treehouse Playgroup will resume on October 11th.
Super Saturday Soccer
There is no practice for the next two weeks due to the October Holiday. Our next practice will be on Saturday, September 14th.
Today was a great day of teamwork and fun! Thank you to all of the parents that helped and joined in the fun today. A special thanks to PTO for the delicious picnic lunch.
Each grade level has a photo stream that will be updated throughout the year. We hope you enjoy seeing some of the things happening in the elementary!
First Grade: https://www.icloud.com/sharedalbum/#B095qXGF1fySMV
Second Grade: https://www.icloud.com/sharedalbum/#B0M5qXGF1tLaSd
Third Grade: https://www.icloud.com/sharedalbum/#B0kG0ehgLJOh7g
Fourth Grade: https://www.icloud.com/sharedalbum/#B0P5oqs3qGd3eet
Fifth Grade: https://www.icloud.com/sharedalbum/#B0EGY8gBYtYSDD
we returned from a successful Middle School Fall Camp. You will be delighted to know that the Flying Anchovies won this Fall Camp Competitions! A great time was had by all. We enjoyed the food, plenty of beautiful weather, and the changing of the leaves. The students worked well together and built a wonderful team that will go with us throughout the year!
Middle school students, you are invited to join a new Photography Club starting after the national holiday. Please contact Ms. Cao firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Everybody remember to wear Pink on Wednesday, October 11 for cancer awareness.
International Day Volunteers
International Day is October 18th, we are in need of several student volunteers for this event. Interested students should talk to Mrs. Williams.
Enjoy Your National Holiday Break!
National holiday is from Oct.1 to Oct. 8. Enjoy your holidays and see you on Oct. 9.
HS Volleyball Games
Varsity Ladies vs. TEDA: Won 2-1 (25-23, 20-25, 15-10)
Varsity Mens vs. TEDA: Lost 0-3 (9-25, 8-25, 2-25)
Upcoming Middle School Soccer Schedule
Tuesday, October 10th
- Normal Practice at TIS
Thursday, October 12th
- Normal Practice at TIS
Tuesday, October 17th
- U13 Boys No Practice
- U14 Boys Away Game at Wellington
- U14 Girls Home Game vs. Wellington
Thursday, October 19th
- U14 Boys Home Game vs. IST
- U13 Boys and U14 Girls Away Games at IST
Saturday, October 21st
- U14 Boys ISAC Tournament at British School of Beijing (BSB)
- U14 Girls ISAC Tournament at Dullwich College Beijing (DCB)
- U13 Boys ISAC Tournament at Western Academy of Beijing (WAB)
Upcoming High School Volleyball Schedule
Monday, October 9th
- Normal Volleyball Practice
Wednesday, October 11th
- Mens and Ladies Varsity Away Games at Wellington
- Bus will leave at 3:25 p.m.
- Since there is only one court at Wellington the Mens team will have to play after the Ladies finish their volleyball game which means that the bus will be delayed in returning from Wellington
- Bus will depart Wellington at approximately 6:30 p.m.
- Drop Off Order: Wellington – YG100 – AC – HYCZ – BDHT
Friday, October 13th
- Normal Volleyball Practice
Saturday, October 14th
- ISAC Varsity Ladies Volleyball Tournament at the German School (DSP)
- ISAC Varsity Mens Volleyball Tournament at International School of Tianjin (IST)
Monday, October 16th
- Varsity Mens and Ladies Away Games at IST
Wednesday, October 18th
- Normal Practices
Thursday through Saturday, October 19th – 21st
- Varsity Mens and Ladies team travel to Wuxi for the ISC Volleyball Tournament hosted by the International School of Wuxi
- Teams will train down to Wuxi and will fly back from Shanghai on Saturday night. Mr. Strong will communicate the travel schedule to parents once it is confirmed.
Wednesday Bus Schedule for Parents
9:10 am YG100 — 9:20 am Aocheng — 9:35 am HYCZ — 9:40 am BDHT —— TIS
9:25 am Olympic Towers —— TIS
Return bussing to same locations at 1:00 pm. Meet in the front of the TIS main entrance.