Sports Day 2018
Teachers and students of Ying Wa enjoyed a shiny day outdoors at the Wan Chai Sports Ground on 21 September 2018. It was our honour to have invited Ms. Chung Wai-chi Janet (Alumna and IMC Honourary Manager of YWGS) and Mr.
S1 Orientation Day for 2018 – 2019
We are delighted to have new S1 students joining our Ying Wa family. In order to help them adapt to the new environment, an S1 Orientation Day was arranged on 28 August 2018. It began with a welcoming speech by our Principal, Mr.
Hong Kong Scholarship for Excellence Scheme 2018/19
YIP Pui Lam, a Ying Wa graduate of 2018, has been recently awarded the Hong Kong Scholarship for Excellence Scheme 2018/19 (offered by the Education Bureau). The scholarship supports outstanding local students to pursue their studies in world-renowned universities outside Hong Kong, with a view to grooming a top cadre of talents with global visions, international networks and world-class education. Pui Lam will be studying the Bachelor of Laws at the University College London.
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HLYA Programme - Champion - Tour to Tokyo
Thanks to the guidance of the Careers Committee, a team of six Secondary 5 girls Hang Lung Young Architects (HLYA) Programme completed from October 2017 to June 2018. They went through different rounds of competitions and were finally awarded the champion. The winning team and Ms. Yip Ngar Sze, the teacher in-charge of Ying Wa, were offered the opportunity to go to Tokyo, from 19th to 22nd August, to further broaden their horizons. In the tour, they learnt from a wide variety of topics, ranging from Japanese architecture to the local culture of Japan. The tour was beneficial in letting students learn how Japanese architects merge technology, nature, novel and traditional ideas in a harmonious way.
Adelaide Australia Global Citizenship Programme 2018
Seven S2-3 students were successful in going through all the interviews and were recruited to join the Adelaide Australia Global Citizenship Programme 2018 organized by the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (HKFYG) – Youth Exchange Unit (香港青年協會 – 青年交流部) from 5 to 15 August 2018. Students were engaged in exchange and homestay programmes with local secondary school students and households. Meanwhile, they had an up-close look at Aussie animals like kangaroos, koalas and wallabies and visited the University of Adelaide and the Parliament House.
Cambridge Programmes (2018)
The Cambridge Programmes (29 July to 11 August 2018) were held successfully with the support of the programme directors, Mr. Peter Clarke and Mrs.
Volleyball Team Training & Exchange Programme in Thailand
From 28 July to 2 August, the Volleyball Team organised a training and exchange programme in Bangkok, Thailand for Ying Wa Volleyball Team players to improve their skills. They had trainings at the FIVB Development Centre with Thai coaches and had friendly matches with Thai players. All the team members and the alumna players learnt a lot through this experience and developed deeper understanding towards the development of volleyball in Thailand and Southeast Asia.