We trust that you have had a safe and enjoyable start to the Chinese New Year. A reminder that our weekly news is accessible through KLASS Gateway at the iParent button and also through the iParent app. Please download this app from the app store on your respective devices by searching for “iParent”. For instructions on downloading, installing and using the app, please click here.
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The success of our teams in various ISAC sports competitions prior to the holiday are certainly worthy of note. Our U13 girls football walked away with gold after finishing undefeated at Tenby. The boys U15 boys basketball team took gold in their finals playing against ISKL and BSKL. KLASS hosted the U13 boys football finals at EP, with the A Team beating BSKL in extra time to win the final 1-0 and the B team coming a valiant 4th place. This Saturday JB is hosting a Sporty Girls Netball tournament, a popular netball event every year, with a SEA Netball tournament at Tanglin Trust in Singapore to follow next weekend.
This week, Mr Verity highlights the Year 6 Challenge with their charity/community displays. Please take the opportunity to look at the displays outside the hall if you get the chance. I encourage you to come and support the much-awaited Celebration of Music Concert on Sunday in the PA Hall at the secondary campus, Family and friends are very welcome. The concert begins at 18:30 and promises to be a real treat.
The secondary house athletics was held on Wednesday. Congratulations to Scott house. It is wonderful to see our new sports facilities being use throughout the week and on weekends to benefit the students, staff and wider community.
A reminder the Sixty-Eighth Annual General Meeting of The Alice Smith Schools Association will be held in the Hall at the JB primary campus next Wednesday, 28 February 2018, commencing at 7:30pm. Our recent communication to you about the AGM included the Profile of governor candidates and the Annual report for the financial year ended 31 August 2017. If you wish to receive a printed copy of the Annual Report, please email your request to email@example.com.
Mark your diary for the PTA Spring Fair at the Equine Park Campus on Saturday 10 March from 10:00am to 2:00pm. This is always a great community event with many food and gift stalls, raffle draws, fun activities and talented performances.
Have a safe weekend.
Head of School
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