Following the Headmasters start of term welcome address to parents on Tuesday 1st September the school held a traditional British school ‘Activity Fair.’ This annual event is where pupils hear about and sign up for activities, societies and the clubs on offer. With over 60 areas activities offered, opportunities are abound. Every pupil is guided by their own personal interests and also by their Housemaster. So ensuring a balance across academic, music, drama and sporting interests.
The event was featured on National television, evidence if required that the opportunities on offer for pupils at our school is generating interest within the region of Jiangsu and beyond.
The following list gives and overview of some of the clubs that are running during the 2015/2016 Academic Year. Academic Enrichment, Art, Basketball Club, Billards Club, Biology Extension Society, Board Games, Book Club, Canoeing, Chess, Choirs, Junior Choir, Senior Choir, Small Choir, Community Service, Computing, Concert Band, Conservation & Recycling, Creative Writing, Cricket, Dance (various stlyes), Debating, Drama, Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme (Silver & Bronze), Horse riding/Polo, Fencing Club, Film and Music Technology, Golf Academy, Golf Club, Gym (Fitness Centre), Gymnastics, Highland Dance, History Club, Hockey, Humanities Advanced Society, Kung Fu, Life Drawing, Life Skills, Literary and Arts Society, Mandarin Club, Mathematics Society Junior, Mathematics Society Senior, Music Theory, Music and Film Technology, Newspaper Club, Outdoor Adventurous Activities, Physics Extension Society, Rock Climbing, Rotary Presentation, Rowing, Rugby, Sailing, Sixth Form Societies, Lectures and Academic, Discussion Rotary Club, Swimming, Table Tennis, TEDx Club, World Scholars Cup.
The Television broadcast featured our Pupils and the Deputy Headmaster (Pastoral) Mr Griffiths who explained that our schools “extra-curricular provision is on a par with that offered in the UK. With every pupil given the opportunity and provision to become multi skilled, supporting their progress into leading British Universities .”
We look forward to seeing all the achievements of our pupils this academic year!