The PTA at their volunteer brunch to thank all parent volunteers for the work they've put in over the year.
- Co-chairs: Sabrina Galasso, Lilah Parker
- Treasurer: Verena Held-Hegelein
- Secretary: Claire Locke
- Event Coordinator: Petra Herbetz
- School Senior Staff Management: Samantha Rae
- Room Parents Coordinators: for Primary Susan Pearson and for Secondary Isabella Zimmer
- New Parent Programme Coordinator: Kim Lorenzetto
Please also welcome the new team in the New Parent Programme who will take care of all new families joining BISS Puxi: Alice Hudson, Hugh Arnott, Cristina Corsini, Staci Banks and Enza Coetzee. They have great ideas. New parents are in good hands!
A big thank you to Stephanie who has put so much energy and passion into the PTA, we will miss you. She is ready for a new adventure in Germany and we are all sure it will be a success. Good luck!
We are also pleased to welcome Lilah as the new co-chair, she has great ideas and we thank her for offering her time. We are ready for a great new year at BISS Puxi!
events at the start of the new school term
With around 300 new students joining BISS Puxi this coming school year, there are a lot of new parents to welcome to the community and we hope that the New Parent Programme helps new families to settle into their new life in Shanghai.
Below are details of all the upcoming events so that you can get them into your diaries. We look forward to seeing you at an event soon!
PTA Coffee Morning
On Wednesday 27 August at 8:45am, there will be a whole school coffee morning in the newly refurbished primary dance studio. Mr Foyle will be there to say a few words and then there will be a chance for both new and returning parents to meet and catch up.
New Parent Lunches
This is an opportunity for new parents to meet and make friends with other families who are new to Shanghai and/or BISS Puxi. We will be having two in the first two weeks of school and would love to see you there. Please RSVP for the lunches to Staci Banks at email@example.com?subject=New%20Parent%20Programme%20Lunch">firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Thursday 28 August, 12 noon: Pizza Express in the Fashion Park Mall. Unit 103, No 5., Lane 569, Yunle Rd, Huacao Town.
- Friday 5 September, 12 noon: Big Bamboo, Hong Mei Lu, Lao Wai Jie
PTA Welcome Back Party
20 September 6pm - 9pm
The infamous PTA Welcome Back Party is a chance for new and returning families to get together and meet new friends or catch up after the holidays.
There will be live music from the very popular band, Studio 188, food, drink and dancing at the front of our newly refurbished Primary School.
In keeping with the festivities we encourage you to bring along a picnic to share with family and friends. A selection of snacks will be sold throughout the evening and the PTA will have wines, beer, and soft drinks available for cash purchase. We suggest you bring along a blanket and/or chairs for the evening.
Entry is by ticket only and is 60RMB per adult and free for children. There will be a letter going home in the first week of school with all the details.