Kowloon Junior School’s latest newsletter is available to read now.
Dates for Your Diary
Wednesday 10 February Day before Mid-Term Break – FULL Day Learning
11 – 19 February Mid-Term Break
Tuesday 2 March Parent Workshop – Triple P Seminar 2
1 – 5 March Book Week
Thursday 4 March World Book Day
Tuesday 16 March Parent Workshop – Y5 & Y6 Relationships & Sexual Education
18 & 19 March 3 Way Learning Conferences
22 – 23 March Y4 Camp
Thursday 25 March ESF Evening of Dance
Friday 26 March Last day of term – Half day (finish at 12pm)
29 March – 9 April Term Break
We are very excited to announce the first edition of our school newspaper ‘ The KJS Times.’ You will find many exciting items that you can share with your children such as feature articles, information, stories and much more. Our first edition focuses on Chinese New Year and has been researched, written, and collated by our Student Council supported by Mrs Bailey and Miss McCarthy. We hope you enjoy sharing this together. Please click here to access the newspaper. Editions of our newspaper will be held within our virtual library and on shelves. We also re-attach our special Chinese New Year Virtual Celebration Assembly here as we celebrate this special time in Hong Kong.
We look forward to seeing the children back after Chinese New Year, especially now that they will have two consecutive days in school!
Kung Hey Fat Choi to all of our KJS families.
CNY Assembly Bonus Video
We hope you enjoyed the Chinese New Year Virtual Celebration Assembly, shared last Friday. At KJS we are so excited about celebrating Chinese New Year that we have a bonus video to share with you!
Thank you to Nathan, Dip, and Russell from the Student Council for their contribution.
We’re looking for Mother Tongue Reader volunteers to read to our students. At the moment, we’re looking for Parents who can volunteer 15 minutes of their time to read to our students via Zoom. Our Library staff will help facilitate the link. You just need to read from a storybook that you have at home.
Languages that we’re specifically looking for would be Hindi, Korean, or Japanese. We’ve already received kind offers for Spanish, Cantonese, and Mandarin. If you have another language not listed above, it would be wonderful too.
Our students love the opportunity to listen to stories in different languages and in the past, this is the most popular event. Please help us continue this wonderful Book Week tradition.
Please email Ms. Lau at firstname.lastname@example.org if you can help. Have a wonderful Chinese New Year Holiday!
ESF and Other Notices
Year of the Ox Virtual Art Gallery
Positive and conscientious – these are just two of the characteristics embodied by the mighty ox, the second animal of the Chinese zodiac. These admirable qualities are shared too by our amazing students who put tremendous effort and joy into the artworks they submitted for our upcoming ESF Year of the Ox Virtual Art Gallery.
This online exhibition features 330 greeting cards and artworks created by talented students from 18 of our schools. The gallery is now open for public viewing and will close on 26 February and can be accessed here: https://www.esf.edu.hk/year-of-the-ox-art-gallery/
Chinese Language Festival 2020/2021
The celebration of student success will channel to our Facebook page. You can find the school’s Facebook here. Please keep the photos and stories coming of our children shooting the AAROW’s of Success!
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