As Chinese New Year is around the corner, this semester has also come to an end. In order to strengthen the communication between parents and school, and foster better cooperation, the Parent-Teacher Meetings were held on 28 and 29 January. The meeting enabled parents to have a better understanding of the features of the international high school curriculum as well as its education philosophy and pedagogy. With better appreciation of the school’s philosophy, parents and school can work better together.
家长会分为1月28日（10年级）和1月29日（11年级）两场。本次家长会，IB国际高中校长Mr. Joel Seow对家长们的到来表示了诚挚的欢迎，并就本学期以来的各项学习活动和本次期末考试的考试结果向家长做了简短汇报, 同时对各年级学生接下来的学习给出了一些中肯的建议。Mr. Joel Seow强调，学校会继续致力于为每位IB-AP学生创造优质的学习环境，将课堂教学与养活教育相结合，培养诚实，勤劳，有爱心的园外学子。
The meetings were held on 28 January (Grade 10) and 29 January (Grade 11). At the meetings, the Principal of IB/AP International High School, Mr Joel Seow, expressed his sincere welcome to the parents and gave a brief report on the Semestral Examination as well as other activities throughout the semester. He emphasized that the school would continue to strive to create a conducive learning environment in order to cultivate honest, hardworking and caring students.
Additionally, parents also had the opportunity to listen to the university counsellor, Ms. Qian. Ms. Qian shared about university rankings and application requirements for UK universities. After the presentation, parents met up with the subject teachers. The subject teachers addressed academic or behavioral issues with the parents and provided some analysis of the students’ learning. Finally, the teachers also gave some invaluable advice to the parents in preparation for the new semester. Parents really appreciated the feedback and suggestions.