Saatchi Gallery Art Prize for Schools
The 2017 Saatchi Gallery Art Prize for Schools is now open and we are putting BIS Art students on the map with our first entry into this competition.This art event, unique in its scope and accessibility, is one of the largest international competitions open to primary, secondary and sixth form schools from around the world. As well as recognition for the student artist it also provides financial rewards for the winning students and their school.
Competition from around the world is high and we are delighted to see our students work in the mix!
There have been lots of events happening on the school sports front recently. Congratulations to the players and the coaches on some excellent games.
We start with the Under 14 Girls football matches who took on ISHCMC and SSIS. Players Hayley Handscombe (Year 9) and Ly Hwang (Year 8)give us their view of the games.
The Under 14 A Boys also competed against and ISHCMC and SSIS which is reported on by Campbell Taylor and Rafael Navarro Palacios, both of Year 9.
Dylan Bonner Higham, 9S recounts an exciting football match against AIS for the Under 14 Boys A
The under 14A Boys Football team also played a friendly match against ABC. Truong Son Hoang, Year 9 describes the game.
Ralf Hill (Year 9) gives an overview of how the Under 14 B Boys matches against TAS and ISHCMC played out.
BIS HCMC PARENT SATISFACTION SURVEY 2017
There are only 5 days before the survey closes.
Thank you to those parents who have already completed this survey. To-date we have had an impressive response rate and ideally we would like to hear from all our parents. Your feedback is essential in creating the best learning environment for your child as your responses will inform us on how we can improve your child’s overall learning experience.
The 15 minute online survey will only take fifteen minutes and is available in 18 languages. Your answers will be treated in the strictest of confidence. Each family needs to respond only once on behalf of all your children.
We appreciate your participation.
You can access the survey HERE
Dates for the Diary
Tuesday 21st February, 4pm: Year 11 Parent Teacher Student Conference
Thursday 23rd February, 4pm kick off: U14 Football (B) Fixture @ BVIS. Supporters Welcome
Thursday 23rd February, 1-2pm. Juilliard Performing Arts Discussion/Workshop. All welcome but limited seating is available, reply via CHQ
Friday 24th - Sunday 26th February: Global Issues Network Conference (GIN) Conferences for selected students
Thursday 2nd March, 6.30pm. ‘Whatever the Weather’ Music Concert at Ben Thanh Theatre. All welcome, tickets on sale at reception, VND100,000 per person
I wish you all a relaxing weekend with your family.
Carl Mincher, Headteacher at An Phu Secondary