Eagle's Nest

Week of 2-22-21

 

School Wide News and Announcements

From the Visa office - Passport and Visa Reminder


Feb. 26

From the Visa office - Passport and Visa Reminder

Please take the time to check your child/ren’s passport and visa to ensure they are valid. If the expiration date is approaching, please seek assistance to begin the renewal process. It is an offence to stay in China with an overdue visa and there is a fine of ¥500 per day.

If you have any questions, please contact our Visa Officer, Mrs. Nancy Liu.

Welcome Back


Feb. 22

We trust that all our families had a restful and enjoyable Spring Festival Break. It has been great seeing all staff and students back on campus today!

The Eagle's Eye


Feb. 22

Grab a coffee and have a read of the latest edition of the Eagle's Eye!

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Divisional News

ECC

Back to School


Feb. 27

Welcome back! We are excited to see the students back in school.

ECC Health Fair


Feb. 27

We will be hosting our ECC Health Fair on Monday, March 15th. The theme for this year is our ‘Five Senses”. The students will be learning about how they can take care of their bodies using their five senses. Students will have their height/weight checked and have a simple vision screening. We are looking forward to this event.

Elementary

After School Clubs


Feb. 27

Afterschool Clubs begin next week. If you have any questions about the club, please contact Ms. Wu at 8371-0900 at ext 370. We look forward to a great season of clubs!

Mid-Quarter Reports


Feb. 27

Next Wednesday, March 10th is the midway point of the 3rd quarter. Please check PowerSchool for your student’s mid-quarter report.

March Into Madness Reading - Celebrating the World of Folklore, Folktales and Fairy Tales.


Feb. 27

Our library is hosting a March Into Madness Reading during student library times. This year, we are focusing on literary genres. March in the library will be informative and fun! Talk with your child about their March library activities and encourage them to read more books!

MS

Math Slam!


Feb. 27

Students have been preparing in their Houses for an upcoming math competition, the Math Slam, scheduled for Monday, March 1. The students are looking forward to the event where their classmates will compete to complete math problems, seeking to win the House Math Slam Championship.

Middle School Lip Sync Party


Feb. 27

Middle school students have been encouraged to prepare lip sync performances for the annual Middle School Lip Sync party that is scheduled for Friday, March 19. Students wishing to perform can contact Ms. Von for more information.

House Spirit Award


Feb. 27

Students that show the most “House Spirit” will be named the “House Student of the Week”. This is a student-led initiative to help build community in the middle school.

Service Projects


Feb. 27

8th graders have been working in their Character Development class to learn and propose service projects as a way to learn leadership and service for others. Over the coming weeks, keep a look out for informational and helpful posters as well as other evidence of the 8th graders making a difference in their school community.

Mid-Quarters


Feb. 27

The Mid-Quarter report is only a week and a half away! Students are encouraged to meet with their teachers if they need support in any of their classes.

Student Reminder


Feb. 27

A reminder to middle school students - after school, middle school students are to be with a teacher until they leave campus. Please ask teachers for permission to stay after 3:30pm before the end of the school day. Students without a prearranged after-school meeting with teachers, including involvement in clubs, sports, tutoring, or other activities should leave campus at 3:30.

HS

Sichuan Science Fair


Feb. 27

TIS had 8 students attend the virtual fair that occurred Friday and Saturday, February 26 and 27, hosted by the ChengDu International School. The students worked hard to get to this point and their research reflects excellent efforts in learning and completing research that can have a wide-ranging impact.

Model United Nations - BEIMUN and MUNiSC


Feb. 27

The annual Beijing Model United Nations conference for high school MUN students occurred this weekend. 22 of our high school students were involved in this three day event. They reported that it was a welcome and enjoyable experience.

The MUNISC (Model United Nations International Schools Consortium) annual conference happens next weekend, March 4-6. TIS high school students have been preparing all year for this event. This year’s event will be held virtually, but it is still an excellent opportunity for students to reconnect with friends from other schools and to practice making solutions for the world’s problems through negotiation, debate, and research.

Seniors


Feb. 27

The Senior Departure Seminar will begin after school on March 18th and continue until March 20. During this event, seniors attend a conference with many sessions about transition away from international schools and high school life into college and beyond. It is an excellent time for our seniors to reflect upon their experiences and to prepare for the next chapter of their lives.

Student Reminder


Feb. 27

High school students wishing to work after 3:30 may do so in the library after school. The library closes at 4:30, so students working after school in the library should leave campus by 4:45.

12th Grade Parent Meeting


Feb. 27

Parents of 12th grade students are invited to a meeting on Wednesday in the Cafeteria blue room at 10am. End of the year details will be discussed. The information provided at the meeting will be emailed to 12th grade parents following the event for those unable to attend the meeting.

Mid-Quarters


Feb. 27

The Mid-Quarter report is only a week and a half away! Students are encouraged to meet with their teachers if they need support in any of their classes.

College and Career

No news, yet! Check back later for College and Career news.

Athletics

Season 3 Athletics begins next week


Feb. 26

HS Soccer tryouts are on Wednesday March 3, and Friday March 5.

MS Basketball first practice is Thursday, March 4.

Schedules and permission forms will come home on the first day. Please return the permission form by the following week to your coach.

Season 2 jersey returns


Feb. 26

Season 2 athletes from HS basketball need to remember to return their jersey to their coaches. Thank you. Most middle school players have already returned their jerseys.

Health Office

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PTO

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