Weekly Update – May 14-18

  • Swimming: Swimming starts in two weeks (May 28-31)! Please be sure to send in the following with your child Monday-Thursday: bathing suit, swim cap, towel, goggles, flip flips, bag for wet things. There will be a 20 minute time when parents are welcome to watch the swimming on Thursday (May 31). 
  • Friday, May 18—PAFA Movie Night (5:30 pm, ECE Campus)
  • Tuesday, May 22— Final Passport Club
  • Friday, May 25–Yearbook Orders Due (order forms coming home today)
  • Saturday, May 26—SCIS Spring Picnic (Main Campus)
  • Friday, June 8 – Field Day (more information coming soon!) Volunteers Needed Here!

Field Day Volunteers Needed

Dear Parents,

Field Day is coming up on Friday, June 8th, and we are looking for volunteers to help run some of our fun activities for our Pre-k, Kinder, and Grade 1 Students. If interested, please sign up by clicking on the link below:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d45afa92eabfc1-prekgrade

Thanks for your help and support!  Field Day is not possible without you!

The Motor Skills Committee

Weekly Update – May 7-11

  • Swimming starts in two weeks (May 28-31)! Please be sure to send in the following with your child Monday-Thursday: bathing suit, swim cap, towel, goggles, flip flips, bag for wet things. Parents are welcome to watch the swimming on Thursday (May 31).
  • Our Spring Concert is this week on Thursday, May 10 at 6:00pm at the Main Campus. Please drop off students at 5:45pm in the hallways beside the theater. See you there!
  • We are beginning our final unit of inquiry focusing on the central idea of Homes are built in different ways around the world. Please send in a photo of your family home here in Shanghai, plus photos of any homes you have in other countries.
  • ECE ART AUCTION: Time is running out! Be sure to get your tickets for a fun evening with our SCIS community at the ECE Art Auction. Beautiful art pieces created by our own ECE artists will be auctioned off live by our emcee for the evening, Melanie McClure. Silent auction packages include a four-day cruise to Japan, Shanghai Insiders jeep tour, brunch packages, hotels stays and more. Spa treatments & lunch at the Westin, vouchers for Sherpas and Din Tai Fung will be raffled off throughout the evening. Tickets can be purchased at the ECE front desk or Thursday, May 10 at the K/1 Music Concert. Be sure to get your tickets so you don’t miss this fun filled evening! I hope to see you there!
    • Thursday, May 10 – NO ASA
    • Thursday, May 10 – K/1 Spring Concert – Main Campus 6pm (students dropped off at 5:45)
    • Saturday, May 12 – Art Auction – 7pm ECE Campus
    • Friday, May 18 – PAFA Movie Night – 5:30pm ECE Campus
    • Tuesday, May 22 – Final Passport Club
    • Saturday, May 26 – SCIS Spring Picnic – Main Campus
    • May 28-31 – Swimming (parents may watch on Thursday the 31st)

Art Auction – THIS SATURDAY

ECE Art Auction- May 12

Time is running out! Be sure to get your tickets for a fun evening with our SCIS community at the ECE Art Auction. Beautiful art pieces created by our own ECE artists will be auctioned off live by our emcee for the evening, Melanie McClure.

 

Silent auction packages include a four-day cruise to Japan, Shanghai Insiders jeep tour, brunch packages, hotels stays and more. Spa treatments & lunch at the Westin, vouchers for Sherpas and Din Tai Fung will be raffled off throughout the evening.

 

Tickets can be purchased at the ECE front desk or Thursday, May 10 at the Kindergarten and Grade 1 concert on the Hongqiao main campus. Be sure to get your tickets so you don’t miss this fun filled evening!

Weekly Update April 30-May 4

  • Taking Action: We are currently working in our unit Sharing the Planet and students are inquiring into how humans impact earth’s resources. If you catch your child taking action outside of school, please let me know by taking a picture or emailing me.
  • Blue ‘just right’ books: As we near the end of the school year, please remember to keep sending in blue books once a week. Each unreturned book costs 50rmb. If you have any questions about this, please email me.
  • Summer Camp: Interested in a FUN summer break for your child? Check out our summer camp!

Important Dates

  • Tuesday, May 1 – NO SCHOOL
  • Thursday, May 10 – Spring concert, Main Campus, 6:00pm – MORE INFORMATION
  • Saturday, May 12 – Art Auction (parents only 7:00-10:00pm)
  • Friday, May 18 – PAFA Movie Night
  • Tuesday, May 22 – Final Passport Club
  • Saturday, May 26 – Spring Picnic, main campus
  • May 28-May 31 – Swimming

April 16-20 Update

  • Our students had a blast on our Field Trip on Thursday and wrote some fantastic reviews about the restaurant when we go back to school. I have added some photos from the trip to our class site. You can find them on the menu on the right under Photos>APRIL.
  • There will be a Transition BBQ for any current Kindergarten and Grade One families who will be making the transition over to the main campus next year. It will be on Thursday, April 26 from 5:00-6:30 at the Main Campus. Hope to see you there!
  • There is a lot of activity going on at school over the next few weeks, be sure to check on the dates and events below.
    • Saturday, April 21 – Cultural Fair (10:00-2:00 ECE campus)
    • Tuesday, April 24 – Math Learning Night 5pm
    • Thursday, April 26 – Transition BBQ at Hongqiao Main Campus (5:00-6:30)

Transition BBQ

The next ECE Transition Open House for incoming G1 and G2 students and parents will be an evening BBQ! Come join us for hamburgers, hotdogs and beverages on the field of HQ-Main from 5:00-6:30 pm on Thursday, April 26, 2018.

HQ-Main LS faculty will be available for questions, conversations, and we will also be conducting informal building tours. Please RSVP with the HQ-LS secretaries at hq-ls-secretary@scischina.org. Please also contact the LS secretaries if you were not able to make any of our previous open houses and would like to schedule a tour with the administration.