Character Strengths Day has been celebrated at school for the first time.
Special classroom activities and lessons were organised to engage students in conversations and actions around character.
They were able to discuss strengths like empathy, grit, gratitude, creativity, and bravery – all the character attributes and values that lead to flourishing, and to making our lives better.… Read more
We are pleased to announce details of a new drama partnership with ICHK Secondary.
Head of Visual and Performing Arts Liam Greenall is working with our Year 5 students on a six week Drama Exploration programme.
He is spending time with them every Friday afternoon, helping them to explore and develop skills to create characters and plot lines.
ICHK Hong Lok Yuen’s outdoor learning program is moving into an exciting new phase.
Learning outside is now a regular part of our teaching and learning as teachers make greater use of our beautiful campus for innovative lessons and activities.
Our green and spacious grounds provide students with unrivalled opportunities for investigative play, problem solving and creative thinking.
ICHK’s annual exchange programme is underway.
Students and staff have travelled to Nengren Middle School in Jiangsu Province, where they will spend the week immersed in Chinese language and culture.
They will take part in many different activities, and enjoy the hospitality of their host families.… Read more
A grand celebration has been held at school today to mark our 35th anniversary.
In September 1983, Hong Lok Yuen International School opened its doors for the first time. The day was the realisation of the dream of a group of visionary parents, who wanted to create a school at the heart of their green and spacious community.… Read more
Another amazing day of Deep Learning was enjoyed by students today.
They experienced a series of new and creative study units, all aimed at extending learning beyond the classroom.
Students learned about breadmaking, bamboo creativity, sewing and the history of fashion, street art, the science of happiness, rope rigging, the technology of writing, and much more.… Read more
Year 6 students enjoyed an exciting snapshot of learning at our secondary school today.
They visited ICHK, where they experienced sessions in Science, Maths, English, Human Technologies and Drama. They enjoyed time on the bouldering wall and took part in a game of ICHK’s unique College Rules.… Read more
We were delighted to welcome world champion freestyle footballer John Farnworth to school this week.
John currently holds 10 different world records for various freestyle football achievements, including Guinness World Records for the most ‘around the worlds’ in under a minute.… Read more
We are pleased to unveil exciting news about the development of our library and reading programme for the coming year.
The school library is being transformed into a hub of learning and information literacy. The aim is to ensure that it plays a central role in all learning at the school.… Read more
SOCO students enjoyed a fun-filled camp at ICHK this weekend.
A total of 27 students from the Society for Community Organisation visited us for two day of activities on Friday and Saturday.
Senior students worked tirelessly to organise the day’s food, games and activities, which included drama, sport, cycling, abseiling and orienteering.… Read more