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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?

 

Pink Ribbon – Silent Auction
We have over 100 items which have been very kindly donated by local businesses to be auctioned off in our Pink Ribbon Silent Auction. The Auction will open on Wednesday 11th, at the Pink Ribbon Tea and will remain open for bids until 1pm on 18th October at International Day. Do feel free to come into the school to place your bids. Last year at TIS we raised 15,000 RMB. Can we better this amount this year?

 

International Day – Wednesday, 18th October 

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  dwilliams@tiseagles.com  as the schedule is filling up rather quickly!

 

National/Traditional Clothes

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)

This Week in Pictures

Welcome!

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!

 

Field Trips

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.

 

Garden Update

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!

 

Upcoming Dates

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

 

ECC Treehouse

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.

 

Scipmylo

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.

 

Photo Streams

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

 

Fall Camp

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!

 

Photography Club

Middle school students, you are invited to join a new Photography Club starting after the national holiday. Please contact Ms. Cao joy.cao@tiseagles.com for more information.

 

Pink Day

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.

 

 

Game Results

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.

 

important-dates

November 14 & December 7 Admissions Test Dates
September 30-October 8 National Day Holiday
October 4 Mid-Autumn Festival
Oct.7 SAT
Oct.11 Pink Ribbon Day
Oct. 18 International Day

PTO

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.

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