Archives for February 2015

PTA DC-Comedy-Night-poster

‘Comedy Night’ is tomorrow – Saturday 14 March

Only a few tickets left, so book online tonight! Tickets $200…

PTA St Patricks Day decorations

Crazy St Patrick’s Day sale – boxes full of decorations only $250

The PTA still has some boxes brimming with St Patrick’s…

Whole College Nick Toczek

Another fabulous author will visit DC in March

The library is pleased to announce the arrival of visiting…

Secondary no-boundaries-logo

2015 No Boundaries date change

We have received news that two planned overseas No Boundaries…

Whole College school-photos

School photos continue through 6 March

The annual school photos will continue through to 6 March,…

Primary Health-Featured-Image

Immunisations for Year 1 & 6

This is a reminder for parents of students in Y1…

Whole College Health-Featured-Image

Health Corner – Influenza reminder

Although we have had very few cases of influenza recently,…

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Absences and requests for leave

With Easter approaching, a timely reminder of the College policy…

Secondary CTCL-5-MARCH-2015

Colleges that Change Lives University fair

Students and parents are warmly invited to attend a mini…

Primary y1 numbers 1

Year 1 has fun working with numbers

As part of our inquiry into patterns, the Y1s have…

Primary Y4-Art-5

Year 4 students explore pattern in the art room

The past few weeks have seen Year 4 exploring patterns…

Primary Leafy sea dragons

Leafy Sea Dragons visit Year 3

This week the Y3 students were treated to a presentation…

Primary Y4 Energy Presenation

Year 4 students research alternative energy sources

As part of their unit of inquiry on “How The…

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The Library Project Reading Challenge

During Book Week 2014, the DC library launched The Library…

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Primary students place 3rd in Hong Kong duathalon

On Sunday 15 February, several DC primary students participated in…

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Taichi Kho achieves further golf success

During the CNY holidays, Taichi Kho, an athletic scholarship student…

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Year 9 & 10 Humanities guest speaker

Half the Y9 & 10 Humanities students were privileged to…

Secondary Paper Bag Making 1

Year 9 Humanities Crossroads trip

On 11 February, the Y9 students went on a Humanities…

Whole College ESF logo

Letter from ESF CEO Belinda Greer

Please click below to read a letter from Belinda Greer, the…

PTA bulb-sale

Thank you to the Ho family for your CNY Narcissus bulb sale

A big thank you to 5TES student Sherman Ho and…

Primary y3 what is art

Year 3 wonders ‘What is art?’

To kick-start the new unit of inquiry ‘How we express…

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U16 Girls Basketball team is the ISSFHK Division 2 Champion

After a successful season with only one loss to DBIS…

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Year 1s are 100 days smarter

On Thursday the Year 1 students celebrated being at school…

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No Boundaries 2015

No Boundaries, our week of off-campus, and often overseas, learning…

Primary Chinese-flea-market

Students practice their language skills at the Y4 Chinese Flea Market

On Thursday this week at primary and secondary lunch times…

PTA Crossroads logo

Year 9 students donate to Crossroads Foundation

Thanks to Year 9 students, the PTA was able to donate…

Whole College cell-phone

Text messaging system test

We have updated the system used for sending text messages…

Cobra Sport u20 basketball

U20 Girls Basketball have another great season

The U20 Girls Cobras Basketball team had a very successful…

Whole College LNY2015

Lots of fun at the Lunar New Year Fun Fair

On Friday, our whole College came together for the Lunar…

Secondary british council

UK summer school competition

Six lucky students will win the experience of a lifetime…

Cobra Sport cobra tennis

Cobra Girls Tennis team brings home bronze

Congratulations to the DC Cobra Girls Tennis Division 1 team (Chloe…

Cobra Sport ACAMIS Silver Division Basketball Tournament 3

Cobra success in the ACAMIS Silver Division Basketball Tournament

The Boys and Girls U20 Basketball teams traveled to the…

PTA welsh male choir

Hong Kong Welsh Male Voice Choir to perform with the DC Cobra Choir

DCPTA are excited to announce that the Welsh Male Voice…

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News from the HEO

The latest HEO Newsletter can be found here.

Primary y2 invasion games

Year 2 Invasion Games – Basketball

The Year 2 students have just started their new unit on…

Primary cupcake

Year 6 – Rap unit

Year 6 students are hard at work in their current…

Cobra Sport u14 basketball finals

U14 Girls Basketball played hard in the grand finals

The U14 Girls Basketball team has had a wonderful season…

Primary y5 advertising

Y5 finds out what makes a great advertisement

Year 5 participated in a provocation this week that had…

Primary alice-in-wonderland

Wonderland production team living by their motto

The motto for the primary production is ‘Excited, Scared, Challenged’….

PTA comedy night

Comedy Night for Adults Only – Saturday 14 March

We are bringing back, by popular demand, a line up…

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DC Cobra Year 5/6 Touch Rugby team plays in DBIS Touch Tournament

On Thursday 12 February the DC Cobras competed in the…

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Student-run school bag sale – backpacks only $250!

DC’s business students ran a special Chinese New Year sale…

Community RunBikeRun

Run Bike Run – Kids Duathlon

The Lantau Buffalos are organizing a new kids duathlon on…

Community Distance Swimming Gala

Distance Swim Gala 2015

Welcome all SW6 swimmers: Breaststroke Backstroke Butterfly Freestyle Individual Medley…

Secondary blind testing

Year 12s use blind testing for data collection

In Year 12 Business and Management we are learning about…

PTA Y5 students preparing bulbs

Bring Narcissus bulbs into your home for CNY – Special after-school sale Friday 13 Feb

Join in the tradition of buying beautiful Narcissus bulbs for…

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Kung Hei Fat Choy

PTA would like to say Kung Hei Fat Choy 恭喜發財…

Whole College Health-Featured-Image

Influenza advisory

There have been a few confirmed cases of Influenza throughout…

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Professor Chomsky answers students’ questions

On Thursday 5 February, students and staff of Discovery College had…

Whole College ISA

International Schools Assessment (ISA) results

This year our students have done very well as a…