AIS students tops the world

AIS students tops the world

AIS is delighted to announce that one of our Year 12 students, Nguyen Giang Tien Tran, has gained a 2016 Outstanding Cambridge Learner Award – Top of the World in IGCSE Additional Mathematics. In the June 2016 CIE examination session, as a Year 11 student, Tien Tran sat IGCSE examinations. She did superbly well, achieving […]

Year 12 Diploma Day

Year 12 students have been initiated into the wonderful world of the IB Diploma Programme during two recent days. The Year 12 Diploma Day was on 30 August. Students took part in a team-building exercise (and the totems that they made are still visible in A309) and were introduced to the IB, the Diploma programme […]

Year 11 Vietnamese Movie Trip

On 9 September 2016, Year 11 Vietnamese Language and Literature classes made their very first field trip of the academic year to BHD Cinema at Vincom Thao Dien.  The aim of the trip was to compare and contrast the movie Tam Cam: The Untold Story and the Vietnamese cinderella-like Tam Cam as a post-reading activity […]

Year 7 special day

On Wednesday, 7 September all Year 7 students came off normal timetable for a day of activities focusing on key IT Skills and Digital Citizenship, led by the Deputy Principal, Mr Mark Vella. The first session of the day focused on equipping Year 7 students with some essential IT skills involving setting up and organising […]

Senior School House Captains

On Monday, 5 September 2016, secondary students voted for their 2016/17 House Captains. This year a record number of students applied with some outstanding applicants from both the Middle and Senior school. The quality of the speeches was exceptional showing the depth of student leadership currently at AIS. There were some extremely close results from […]

Year 2 and the Dentist

Year 2 students have been learning about looking after themselves and the choices that can lead to having balanced lifestyles. They have explored different factors that contribute to being healthy, such as food, hygiene, exercise, friendships and safety. On 14 September, Dr Guiettier from Starlight Dental Clinic visited the children at Thao Dien. Dr Guettier […]

Moon Festival

“You have to taste a culture to understand it.” – Deborah Cater Our Moon Festival on Wednesday 14 and Thursday 15 September 2016 was one of these learning opportunities where we as a dynamic multi-national community gained a deeper understanding about Vietnamese customs and its culture. The Festival was celebrated over two nights, one for […]

An audience with the CEO of ANZ bank, Dennis Hussey

Part of the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) CEO chat series On the 8 September, ANZ bank hosted top students from around the city at their offices in District 7. The students were selected through an essay competition and AIS was well represented with four students; Tech Hng Eng (Y12), You Jin Lee (Y12), Khanh […]

The Animal Rooms at Thu Thiem Campus

The Animal Rooms are up and running for their second year.  During the first week of school, the animals Bonnie the bunny, Mango the royal python and the two corn snakes, returned home from their holidays.  We also have some new additions to the Science family on the D block 4th floor corridor, including: Mocha […]

Music is the strongest form of magic

Welcome to what is going to be another action-packed and exciting year in Music! This is my 6th year teaching Music at AIS and my 3rd year as Music Coordinator. AIS has 4 Music teachers across all 4 Campuses guiding your children to fulfilling their potential in music. The AIS Music teachers deliver what I […]