TOP

Archive | Student

Do you want to be President?

Are you currently in Grade 8 or above?

Then you are eligible to be the new NIS MS/US Student Council President for next school year.

You need to find a running mate and then contact either Paul Meyer or Mr Hornell by Monday May 6th at 3pm.

0

DC12 app and meeting

Dear Grade 12 students,

(1) The Discover China trip provider (Keystone) requires participants to create a profile on their app, which substitutes the printed waiver forms. You’ll also be able to access packing list and detailed itinerary. To register, follow these steps before Friday April 19th.

Go to http://program.keystone-adventures.com and enter the trip ID (171) and your student code (Xu3bdU). Follow the steps and enter your information accurately.

(2) We will have a meeting on Monday at 3:15 in the LGR for all students in Grade 12 to let you know the latest (and likely final) itinerary and answer any questions you might have about the trip.

Thanks!

Mr Mello and the DC12 team

0

House Badminton – Grades 9-12 Friday 19th April

Badminton rules

Gr 9 – 12

Teams of 8: 4 boys and 4 girls (can only play in one type of match i.e singles or doubles not both)

Singles, doubles and mixed doubles per match. Winner is team who wins most games in the match. (First house to 1 game)

Each House nominates the following (House Captains to organise and provide a list)

1 Girls and 1 Boys singles player

2 Girls and 2 Boys doubles players

1 Girls and 1 Boys mixed doubles players

Each game up to 15 points, no need to win by 2 clear points

For overall results individual games won and lost are counted.

If a tie, total points difference over all the games will decide the results

Please can ALL Players be ready to start at 08:10

Match 1 – Wutaishan vs Taiping

Match 2 – Taiping vs Xuanwu

Match 3 – Wutaishan vs Xuanwu

 

0

Grade 11 – Athletics Day – UPDATED Deadline

Hi Grade 11,
On Wednesday 24th April we will be holding our annual Athletics day and we would love for you to take part!
If you ARE interested in participating in at least 3 events, please can you come and see me/email me the events and we will add you to the entry list. (Deadline is Friday 19th April @15:00)
If you ARE not going to participate you will have an extended supervised study hall for block 1-4 on this day.
Events are as follows:
Track – 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m
Field – Shot put, Javelin, High Jump, Triple Jump, Long Jump
Relay
Grade 11 – MIXED 4X100M (2 Boys, 2 Girls)
6x200m 1 Girl and 1 boy per house (will run with other grade levels)
If you would like to practice/train you are welcome to come out during study periods/free lessons and join PHE classes.
Hope to have some of you taking part.
Mr Dutton and Mr Stevens.
0

DC12 app and meeting

Dear Grade 12 students,

(1) The Discover China trip provider (Keystone) requires participants to create a profile on their app, which substitutes the printed waiver forms. You’ll also be able to access packing list and detailed itinerary. To register, follow these steps before Friday April 19th.

Go to http://program.keystone-adventures.com and enter the trip ID (171) and your student code (Xu3bdU). Follow the steps and enter your information accurately.

(2) We will have a meeting on Monday at 3:15 in the LGR for all students in Grade 12 to let you know the latest (and likely final) itinerary and answer any questions you might have about the trip.

Thanks!

Mr Mello and the DC12 team

0

NIS Spring MAP Schedule: April 22-May 3

Hello Grade 3-10 Students,

The schedule for our upcoming Spring MAP testing is linked here. Please have a look and make a note of your session timings.

-As usual, MAP is an important Measure of your Academic Progress; the scores will be shared with you and your parents…

-As usual, your teachers will use this data to decide how to best support your learning…

-And, as usual, all you need to do in preparation is bring a charged laptop, get a good night’s rest, eat a nutritious breakfast, and try your best!

#yougotthis.

0

DC12 app and meeting

Dear Grade 12 students,

(1) The Discover China trip provider (Keystone) requires participants to create a profile on their app, which substitutes the printed waiver forms. You’ll also be able to access packing list and detailed itinerary. To register, follow these steps before Friday April 19th.

Go to http://program.keystone-adventures.com and enter the trip ID (171) and your student code (Xu3bdU). Follow the steps and enter your information accurately.

(2) We will have a meeting on Monday at 3:15 in the LGR for all students in Grade 12 to let you know the latest (and likely final) itinerary and answer any questions you might have about the trip.

Thanks!

Mr Mello and the DC12 team

0

Activity Office Volunteers

Help!

We need your organizational skills in the Activities Office. We need 2-3 students to help sort the uniforms. Easy job but essential! You can choose a day that works for you. It’ll take about 2 hours each time. We need you at the end of April and again at the end of May.

 Possible learning outcomes, again choose ONEa different one that you have already chosen:

  • become more aware of their own strengths and areas for growth
  • undertake challenges that develop new skills
  • persevere in action
  • work collaboratively with others

 Sign up on Veracross and stop in to see Ms Anna in the Activities Office.

 

 

 

Anna

0

DISCOVER CHINA 2019 information for next year’s Grade 8 & 9s

We need an idea of which trip you think you’d like to go on. You must choose a different trip from the year before. The link is at the book of this notice. Here are some general highlights from each of the Discover China trips. If you are now in grade 7 or 8, you can choose from:

BEIJING 

  • Great Wall Hike ≈ 3 hours
  • Yaoqiaoyu Village
  • Tianchi Canyon Park
  • Via Ferrata Experiment Course (Climbing a wall)
  • 798 Art District
  • Service: exchange with migrant students

MOGANSHAN

  • Camping
  • Bike Ride ≈ 20 kilometres
  • Kayaking
  • Hiking in bamboo forest
  • Ropes challenges
  • Bamboo Forest and Moganshan Scenic Area
  • Scavenger Hunt
  • Tea plantation
  • Service: improvement of a section of the trail, pick up trash, and signage

SHAOLIN

  • Hike to Dhamma Cave ≈ 2 hours
  • Kung Fu Lessons
  • Dengfeng Kung Fu School and orphanage
  • Shaolin Temple
  • Longmen Grottoes
  • Team Building
  • Service: teach English at a kung fu school

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/T5HVTWK

Come to the ACTIVITIES OFFICE if you would like some more information.

0

Campus Access for Students

Hello NIS Students,

When can you be on campus?… Hint: Not whenever you want!

Where can you be on campus?… Spoiler Alert: Not wherever you want!

Please have a look at this amazing document to clarify!

#gohomeafterschool #yourparentsmissyou #scheduledandsupervised #Weknowthewifiisgoodbutgohomeanyway

#studentsafety #teachersanity #stoptellingyourparentstopickyouupat4:30soyoucangameinthecafeteria

 

0

Volunteers needed SOOOOOOOOOOOON!

Veracross will be unlocked Monday at 1.00 pm so you can sign up to help!

DATE CHANGED: April 17 – Swim Super Series Volunteers (10 volunteers – G 6-10)

April 27 – CAS experience – Spring Fun Day Volunteer Coordinator (1 volunteer – G11)

April 27 – Spring Fun Day (10 volunteers x 1 shift, 25 volunteers x 2 shifts – G6-10)

May 3 – Bake cookies or cakes for World Cup bake sale (10 volunteers – G6-11)

May 3 – CAS project – Bake Sale Organiser @ Nanjing World Cup (1 volunteer – G11)

May 3 – CAS project – Nanjing World Cup Volunteer Coordinator (2 volunteers – G11)

May 3 – Nanjing World Cup Ball people (6 x 2 shifts – G 6-9)

May 3 – Sellers for the Bake Sale (2 x 3 shifts – G6-9)

May 11 – Ting Ting School Visit Sports Day Volunteers (6 volunteers – G6-10)

Dates to be confirmed:

May 8 – Swim Super Series Volunteers (10 volunteers – G 6-10)

May 15 – Swim Super Series Volunteers (10 volunteers – G 6-10)

May 27 – Swim Super Series Volunteers (10 volunteers – G 6-10)

Got questions? Ask your amazing advisory teacher or come on down to the Activities Office!

0

Powered by WordPress. Designed by Woo Themes

Subscribe By Email

Please prove that you are not a robot.

Skip to toolbar