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The First Secondary School Assembly 2019

Today was our first Secondary School assembly of 2019. Highlights included Dr Crouch presenting a trophy to the AIS U 19 Boys basketball team who last month won the 2018 youth basketball tournament at Taipei School in District 7.

One of the AIS GIN groups, Project Planet, also launched a water bottle campaign as part of the students’ commitment to reducing single use plastic.





As we approach the end of 2018, all AIS families are invited to the annual AIS Christmas Party. It is sure to be a great event and we look forward to seeing you there! The details are as follows:

Wednesday 12 December, 2018
Thu Thiem Campus, 264 Mai Chi Tho Street, Dist 2, HCMC
Recommended Dress code: White, Red or Green

There will be food and drinks, lots of games and activities for children, musical performances and even a special appearance by Santa. This year, we will be raising money through a raffle for the Christina Noble Children’s Foundation on the night. There are more than 20 prizes to be won in the raffle. In addition there will be a lucky draw with 200++ items available.

To assist with catering, please RSVP using the following link by 7 December.

Thank you again for your continued support of AIS and we look forward to a successful and prosperous 2019 together.



Legally Blonde – The Musical

From a comedy in 2001 with a touch from Ms. Jacqui Gaynor, AIS production proudly presents our musical play Legally Blonde. We look forward to seeing AIS families.

Fri NOV 9th 18:30-20:30
Sat NOV 10th 16:30-18:30

Venue: Thu Thiem Auditorium

Adult Ticket: 100.000vnd
Child Ticket: 50.000vnd


AIS Primary Cross Country Event

Congratulations to all 255 runners from TT and TD campuses. 2018 was the largest number of participants ever and the first year it has been a House event. Well done to PEGASUS for winning the inaugural cross-country House trophy!

Individual winners:
Yr 3/4 girls: Kim Ly Doan (Leah) – Pegasus
Yr 3/4 boys: Elias Lippens – Pegasus
Yr 5/6 girls: Louisa Vy Hoff – Pegasus
Yr 5/6 boys: William Hansen – Phoenix

Final House points:
Pegasus – 202 points
Griffin – 171 points
Phoenix – 159 points
Sphinx – 117 points


11 US Universities Visit AIS

Last Thursday, AIS hosted a visit from 11 US universities led by Mr Rohit Kandari of KCUnivAssist. The institutions involved included major public research universities, liberal arts colleges and private universities from the mid-west and east coast regions of the US. All Year 11 students, along with those Year 12 and 13 students interested in studying in the US, were invited to attend the event which was held in the Auditorium. Following a seminar on Higher Education in the US and Emerging Careers, the 150+ students enthusiastically engaged with the university representatives in a ‘mini-fair’.


AIS Primary Sports News

It has been a great start to the semester for sport atAIS. There has been a large number of children who have signed up to start training for soccer, badminton, athletics and swimming.

The school’s Primary Cross Country event will take place this Semester. Further details about this event will be sent out to parents soon. Students who do well, will have an opportunity to represent the School in the SISAC Cross Country event in November. U11 girls and boys soccer training has started on Wednesdays after school. Please make sure to check MyAIS, which has information about up and coming fixtures.


Mid Autumn Festival

Both our Thu Thiem and Thao Dien campuses celebrated the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival with songs, stories and dances – even a Lion dance! It is wonderful to see how our families from across the world contributed to and enjoyed this important and wonderful Vietnamese tradition. Please enjoy the video.