Archives for September 2014

Primary alice-in-wonderland

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

It is time to begin preparations for the Primary School…

Secondary World-Food-Day

World Food Day

A handful of Year 8 students have been taking time…

Primary DC Cobras

Primary Girls Football

On Saturday 27 September, DC Year 5 and 6 girls…

Primary BOYS DC 1 FOOTBALL

Primary Boys Football in the ESF Sports 20th Anniversary Tournament

On Saturday 27 September the DC A Team was involved…

Primary Sarah-Brennan-inspires-a-passion-in-writing

Sarah Brennan inspires a passion in writing

Years 4, 5 and 6 were fortunate to have a…

Primary Aryan Jain

Aryan Jain wins age category Lantau Calves Duathlon

Aryan Jain in year 5.2 KMD won the “Lantau Calves…

PTA PTA-AGM_29Sep_2

See you at the PTA AGM next week – Wednesday 15 October at 6.30pm

Principal Mark Beach, PTA Chair Sue Meldrum and PTA Treasurer…

Secondary Pig Heart Dissection

Pig Heart Dissection

In Year 10 Science, students performed a full dissection of…

PTA Coffee Cup

Do you want to know more about the PTA?

Do you have any questions about the forthcoming PTA AGM?…

PTA DCPTA-Logo

Ensure you’ve paid your PTA and stationery fees

Please make sure you’ve paid your family’s PTA fees and…

PTA uniform

Could you be the new Gently Used Uniforms Coordinator?

Sales of Gently Used Uniforms raise funds which are donated…

Secondary HK Philharmonic

Hong Kong Philharmonic Excursion – Years 11, 12 & 13

All students in Years 11, 12 and 13 are invited…

Primary Parent Reading Session 2

Come read with me

More than 40 parents attended our first parent information session that…

Whole College Foreshore

Full steam ahead for Foreshore

I am delighted to announce that the agreement with HK…

Whole College School Council farewells

School Council farewells five members

At the School Council meeting this week we farewelled five…

Primary Year 6 Learning Spaces 4

Year 6 Learning Spaces

Following on from a Unit of Inquiry into learning spaces…

Primary Year 3 Plastic Free Seas

Plastic Free Seas support Year 3s in ‘Sharing the Planet’

On Friday 19 September Dana Winograd from the local charity…

Secondary WELLNESS CHALLENGE

Wellness Centre challenge

The Wellness Centre challenge is a new initiative for students…

Secondary oprah-winfrey

Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy For Girls

On Wednesday nine teachers from the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy…

Cobra Sport U20 Volleyball

Big week for Cobra volleyball

U20 Girls Volleyball The U20 Girls Volleyball Team played an…

Cobra Sport DC Cobras

U14 Girls Football

AISHK 23 September 2014 After a postponed match against the…

Secondary Food Design 3

Year 7 Food Design

Year 7 Design students were introduced to the Food Room…

Primary

Parent/Teacher Conferences

Hopefully all families had the opportunity to meet with their…

Secondary University Fair

DC hosts University Fair

On Thursday 25 September, Discovery College hosted its first University…

Community Raising kids in a foreign land

Raising kids in a foreign land

On Tuesday 7 October, head to Hemingways, grab a drink…

Secondary Day-Zero

Day Zero (0) – Tuesday 30 September

We know that at certain times of the year, bottlenecks…

Primary box-of-hope-logo

Box of Hope

Box of Hope is an annual charity project aimed at…

Whole College music

HK Schools Music Festival

We wish to draw to your attention the deadline for…

Primary DC Chinese Book Fair

Discovery College Chinese Book Fair

It was great to see lots of interest from parents…

Secondary Pay It Forward

Pay it Forward group volunteers in Tung Chung

Sixteen students from Years 8-13 who are involved in the Pay-It-Forward…

Secondary monsters-featured

Year 9 Monsters

Year 9 Textiles students have been making these little stuffed…

Whole College the-explorer

Welcome to the all-new Explorer

You will notice a very different look and feel to…

Whole College ISA

International Schools Assessment for Year 4, 6, 8 & 10

The International Schools Assessment will be held for all DC…

Cobra Sport U14 Football

U14 Boys Football v ICHK

On Tuesday 23 September, the DC U14 boys football team…

Secondary wellness-centre

Wellness Centre Class Schedule

Please see below for the Wellness Centre class schedule

Whole College Staff professional learning

National Day, Chung Yeung and CPD days ahead

Please be reminded this next week is a very short…

Whole College Anakin Wong

Budding table tennis champion

Congratulations to Anakin Wong in Year 6. Last week Anakin…

Primary Y5 Space Trip

Year 5 at the Space Museum

On 18 September, Year 5 travelled to the Space Museum in…

Secondary Foyer

Secondary Attendance

Last week we informed parents & students about a revamping…

Secondary DP Theatre

DP Theatre Student Workshop leaders

Last week, at the annual ESF Drama Conference at King…

Whole College

Food safety is a top priority – update on recent sub-standard Taiwanese lard

We have received the following statement from our caterer Chartwells…

Whole College John Hopkins

Johns Hopkins University, Centre for Talented Youth (CTY)  

As part of the Johns Hopkins University, Centre for Talented…

Secondary Big Science Competition

Big Science Competition

The results are in for last year’s Big Science Competition,…

Cobra Sport Cobra-Swimming

Cobra Swimming

The Australian International School swim meet is always a very competitive…

Cobra Sport DC Cobras

Cobra team photos

The Season 1 Cobra teams will have team photos on Thursday…

Cobra Sport DC Cobras

U20 Girls Volleyball

On Wednesday, the U20 Girls Volleyball team played two intense…

Secondary DP Drama

Artist In Residence Visit: DP Theatre

Two professional practitioners from the prestigious Italia Conti Stage School…

Primary A hair raising tale

A hair raising tale!

Magnus Scott, a student in Year 6 has just undergone…

Primary Y2 Systems

Year 2 Systems field trip

As part of the ‘How We Organise Ourselves’ unit of…

Secondary Collaborative House badges

Collaborative House badges

Year 7s have been spending the beginning of the year…