National Flag Hoisting Ceremony (Sept 2021)
The National Flag Hoisting Ceremony was held on September 29, 2021 to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the People’s Republic of China. Thanks to the Civic Education Committee, the Chinese national team at the Tokyo Olympics 2020 was selected as the theme at the ceremony to help cultivate students’ sense of national identity. Students also get to understand the importance of sportsmanship and friendship, guiding them to possess the positive and right attitudes in life.
Miss Evelyn Jenkins' Funeral & Memorial Service
Sept 28, 2021 (Tuesday)
The Funeral Service for Miss Jenkins will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday 7th October 2021 (UK Time) at the Meopham parish church, St John the Baptist, Meopham Kent.
Ying Wa Girls’ School will hold a memorial service in remembrance of our beloved Headmistress on 17th October at 3:00 p.m. at the School Hall in Hong Kong. Please join us as we celebrate the life of Miss Jenkins. Onsite registration will start at 2:15 p.m.
Alumni can also join the Memorial Service through online live broadcast. The link will be sent out in due course through the School website as well as the YWGSAA website.
各同學均已完成計劃中的各項活動，當中包括出席傑出公民學生獎勵計劃啟動禮、參與領袖訓練營、專題講座及義工探訪服務。此外，兩位中三同學 —— 三丙徐樂怡及三丁班施鰻芝 (2020-2021學年) 表現出色，獲大會頒贈「和富香港學生十優公民大使」獎項。
Art Performance by the Young Friends (2021-2022)
The Young Friends of the Hong Kong Arts Festival, an integrated art education and audience development programme, aims at nurturing young students' interest in performing arts. The Young Friends conducts a drama performance at Ying Wa every year in order to promote the art culture among students. This year, the group staged an impressive drama performance for Secondary 2 to 4 students on September 17 and an art and technology show for Secondary 1 students on November 19 which captivated the audience.
A memorial website for our beloved Miss Jenkins
A memorial website has been set up for our beloved former Headmistress Miss Evelyn G. Jenkins. You are invited to leave your tributes and share your stories with all of us who fondly remember her. You may also make a contribution to the photo, video or audio gallery.
Link to the memorial website of Miss Jenkins (Click)
Obituary - Miss Evelyn Griffin Jenkins
Dear alumni and friends of Ying Wa,
It is with great sadness to bring you the news of Evelyn Griffin Jenkins passing peacefully at the home of the elderly in Kent, U.K. on 12 September 2021. She was 91.
A graduate of the University of Oxford, Miss Jenkins joined Ying Wa in October 1956, teaching History, English and Scripture.
Certificate of Merit – JS History e-Reading Award Scheme 2021
Organized jointly by the Education Bureau, The University of Hong Kong and The e-Learning Development Laboratory from March to May, the Junior Secondary History e-Reading Award Scheme 2021 was an e-reading program with more than 100 secondary schools joining. Through reading on an e-learning platform, the program aims at promoting students’ interest in history under self-directed learning. The program can also foster a positive reading atmosphere and culture in school. 4 of our girls had outstanding performance and were awarded with Certificates of Merit.
List of Awardees (2020-2021)
Lau Hok Yau (3C), Ng Hoi Ying(3D), Shih Maan Chi (3D) and Ching Wing Yin (3E)