Welcome to the third issue of the School Newsletter of 2020-21. In this issue, we look forward to sharing with you: News from the Principal News from Primary School News from Secondary School Forthcoming Events News from the Principal New Campus Construction Up-date. Construction on the new school campus proceeds apace! According to the latest […]
Special Issue: Christmas Market and Winter Concert Christmas Market Winter Concert Chinese New Year at Hanova – Friday, 17th January Principal’s Note: All photos are courtesy of Mr. Goden Zhou, Mr. Jonathan Rice and Year 11 student, Katherine Chung. All cited charitable donations are given with the written permission of the donors. Christmas Market 2019. […]
The stage decoration for this year’s Winter Concert was mostly student-driven. The Year 1 to Year 6 students spent time in their art classes discussing what they were going to produce and then created components for the design. Once we had all the components, I put them all together in a cohesive manner to create […]
On Wednesday, 31st October 2019, our Primary students celebrated Halloween with a costume parade! They paraded through the classrooms in the morning showing off their costumes and then proceeded outdoors to enjoy a costume contest. The secondary students finished the day with a special assembly to give “best costume” awards and play games together.
Welcome back to all our Hanova community and Happy Year of the Pig 2019! To start this new year auspiciously, this newsletter will focus on our students’ achievements the school’s events in Primary and Secondary. In this newsletter you’ll notice that we will begin with Primary School first. There is something I’d like to share […]
On Friday, 1st February, our Secondary students participated in a series of House activities and competitions to celebrate the start of the Year of the Pig! In the morning, all of the MYP students undertook the challenge of traditional calligraphy. The students voted for the winners and the final judges were the students of Years […]
On Friday, 1st February, Hanova’s Primary School classes performed a variety of songs, dances and poems that showcased their wonderful talents and impressive Chinese language ability. The proceedings were introduced by Year 6 students in English, Chinese and Korean. Set against a beautiful backdrop designed and built by the Arts team in Primary, each PYP […]
What an incredible ending to an incredible first semester of 2018-19! So much has happened, I’m worrying that this newsletter may be too big! It’s really difficult to choose the high-lights of the last two weeks – but here goes … As you know, our PYP, MYP and Diploma students undertook a series of public […]
On Saturday, 8th December, the Hanova community participated in its annual Christmas Market. The day began with a variety of holiday crafts and activities along with vendors and market stalls from businesses in the Xi’an community. Lunch included a wonderful menu from Xian’s hotels and restaurants! At 1:00pm, to finish the day, our PYP students […]
On Saturday, 8th December, our PYP students and teachers presented a Winter Concert to the Hanova Community! The program followed a tour on the “Hanova Express” where every stop is a wonder. Each of the classes performed songs, dramatic readings and stories that brought a great deal of holiday cheer to the packed auditorium!