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Newsletter- 28/09/22




Kowloon Junior School's latest newsletter is available to read now.

 

Dates for Your Diary


04 October                              Public Holiday

17 - 21 October                      Mid Term Break

01 - 04 November                  School Photo

10 - 11 November                  3-Way Conferences

16 December                          Last Day of Term (Half day)

19 Dec - 06 Jan                     Term Break

09 January                              First Day of Term 2 (school ends at 12 noon)

 

 

Acting Principal's Message


Dear KJS Families,

This coming Friday, we will have eight ESF Board members visit the school. The Board members will also visit KGV and JCSR schools during their time in this area. KJS Student Council members will lead a tour for the Board members around the campus, and I am proud to share that they have put together a route and some discussion points to highlight the many KJS strengths that we have on show every single day. Our Student Council members are very excited about this opportunity, and we are equally excited to be able to support them on their leadership journey.

As some of you may be aware, we have created a new student development and leadership group called ‘KJS Techsperts'. We are starting small with interested Y6 students and will look to expand the opportunity over time. The aim of this initiative is to support our students in upskilling themselves to be able to use learning technologies as tools to enhance and transform learning. We also aim to provide them with the authentic opportunities to teach others and put their developing knowledge and skills into practice. We look forward to sharing more about our Techsperts throughout the school year.

EDB recently announced another round of 2500 HKD/child grants, and our KJS team members are working hard to prepare and distribute the forms as quickly as possible. Please let us know if you have any questions or require any support throughout the process.

 

Kind regards,

Dr Jamie Schmitz

Acting Principal

Kowloon Junior School

 

 

Government Student Grant 2022/23


The application form for the EDB Student Grant has been sent home this week. Please refer to this guide here for more information.

If you have received a pink form, please verify all the information, sign and return it to your class teacher or the school office; if you have received a white form (including all Year 1 children), please fill out all the required fields, sign and then return it to your class teacher.

Incomplete or inaccurate information will cause delay to your application. The deadline for submission is Friday, 14 October 2022.

 

 

 

Student Success


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!

 

 

Disclaimer 

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