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20 December 2023

S4 Class Assembly Series (2023-2024)

The tradition of class assemblies holds a special place in the hearts of Ying Wa.  From planning to execution, students are encouraged to develop their talents and shine.  This year, the class assemblies of the S4 classes transformed into captivating dramas that revolved around positive values.  Themes such as confidence and resilience in the face of failure were brought to life on the stage.  Each class displayed remarkable unity and cooperation, resulting in a series of performances that were both captivating and thought-provoking.  It was truly heartwarming to witness the students' boundless creativity as they passionately conveyed these important values.

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18 December 2023

Christmas Greetings from the Principal

Dear alumnae and friends of Ying Wa,

Warmest greetings and blessings to all of you as we enter the joyous season of Christmas!  As Principal of Ying Wa, it is my pleasure to extend my sincerest wishes for a truly memorable and meaningful holiday season.

This year has been an extraordinary journey filled with challenges and triumphs.  In the face of adversity, our school community has shown remarkable resilience and strength.  Together, we have overcome obstacles, adapted to change, and continued to pursue excellence in education.  I am immensely proud of our community’s unwavering dedication and commitment.

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16 December 2023

JENESYS 2023

Our head girl, Tam Hoi Yan of Secondary Five, was selected to be one of the delegates to represent Hong Kong in the Japan-East Asia Network of Exchange for Students and Youths Programme (JENESYS).  Initiated by the Japanese Government in 2007, JENESYS aims to promote mutual understanding among the East Asia region, and to deepen understanding of Japan.  Participants visited high schools, science and history museums, and enjoyed a memorable night with homestay families in Japan.  The delegation was engaged in cultural performances, including dancing and singing in Putonghua and Japanese.

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15 December 2023

Award of Secondary School Think and Create Competition

The Secondary School Think and Create Competition 2023/24 was a groundbreaking event organized by the Faculty of Engineering at CUHK and funded by the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charity Trust.  Out of the 50 teams that participated, our team was honored with the Outstanding Social Awareness Award.  Our team developed the "AIzhusic" app, which harnessed the power of artificial intelligence (AI) and music to track and alleviate Alzheimer's disease.  This competition not only provided students with an opportunity to explore new technologies but also empowered them to make meaningful contributions to society through AI.

List of students: Pan Nga Hei (6B), Xu Lok Yi (6C), Yim Sie Lam (6C)

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15 December 2023

S6 Mock Interview Workshop 2023

The Careers Committee organized a mock interview workshop on Dec 15 in collaboration with the Hong Kong Family Welfare Society (HKFWS).  The workshop aimed to prepare S6 students for university admission interviews and refine their interviewing skills.  Ten social workers from HKFWS conducted interview workshops in various classrooms, with students assigned based on their academic interests.  During the workshop, students gained valuable insight into the interview process, participated in realistic interviews, and received constructive feedback on their performance.  This activity served to equip our students with the confidence and knowledge required to excel in their future university interviews.

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13 December 2023

Sweetie Day

To bring a touch of joy to the school, the “Sweetie Day” was held by the Guidance Committee on December 13.  Students enjoyed candy floss and popcorn during lunch and after school, providing a much-needed break from their studies.  These precious moments of relaxation and laughter were cherished by all, creating a festive atmosphere.  The event reminded everyone of the importance of finding joy in the small things and cultivating a sense of unity.

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9 December 2023

Hong Kong Island Outstanding Student Awards 2023

Shih Maan Chi (6E) and Cheung Suet Nam (3B) were awarded the Hong Kong Island Outstanding Student Awards 2023 in the senior and junior sections respectively.  Shih Maan Chi was among the top ten outstanding students in the senior section.  Presented by the Hong Kong Island School Heads Association, the awards aim to recognize secondary school student leaders who have demonstrated excellent leadership skills and have served the school and society enthusiastically.

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2 December 2023

Toastmasters Speech Contests 2023-24

The Toastmaster Speech and Table Topics Contests are held in school annually to allow participants of the Toastmasters Youth Leadership Programme to demonstrate their communication and leadership skills.  This year the event was held on December 2 with 32 contestants from S2 to S4, 6 student workers and 3 judges from the Toastmasters International.  The contests were divided into 2 sessions, namely Prepared Speech and Table Topics.  The event indeed offered a great platform for students to shine while sharing their wonderful speeches with the audience.

Results of the contests: (Click)

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