We are all thrilled to formally announce that our 2019 AIS Sprint Invitational (AIS Invitational Swim Meet) will take place on Saturday, 30th March, 2019 at the AIS Sports Center located in 36 Thao Dien, District 2, HCMC. We look forward to seeing more than 350 competitors from across the international school communities of Ho Chi Minh City.
Last week there was a terrible act of terrorism in New Zealand. 50 people were killed as they were quietly attending worship. Killed by someone who decided that even though he had never met any of these people, he hated them because of their religion or nationality. There is a deep sense of shock in the staff as we know what a peaceful, welcoming and friendly place New Zealand is. Events like this occur all too frequently in our world. They ask the question – how do we respond when we are confronted by news of terrorist activities that destroy
Our students were excited to participate in the Wild Rhino Campaign which aims to eliminate the demand for rhino horn in Vietnam. We are delighted to announce the AIS winners for the Wild Rhino Competition 2018/2019, in both Junior. Please find the names and details of the students below: Junior 1. Arutina Kateryna (Katya), Grade 4 – now 5TSH. 2. Wong Shun Ying (Angus), Grade 4 – now 5PHO. 3. Khang Dang Ngoc Linh (Sofia), Grade 5 – now 6ABR.
Over the weekend AIS hosted the GIN conference at AIS. Over 220 students from around Saigon and 12 students from Medan, Indonesia met Friday night, all day Saturday and Sunday morning. There was a real buzz and energy as the GANG (Global Action Network Groups) sessions talked and worked about global issues. We had 3 terrific guest speakers, along with many performances from the concert band, Bob’s rock band and a debut performance from the school dance team. Many of our students were GANG leaders, Grace designed the logo, Seung Yoon managed the web page. Mi Do and Kayleen were