Category Archives: SECONDARY

Marine Biology Tales of the Week

This week, students will educate you on Sea Anemones. Most of us know them from the Finding Nemo movie. Read more about the Sea Anemone from the attached poster created by Grade 12’s Jenny and Luna.

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High School Math Challenge Problem

Congratulations to last week’s solvers, Sherry (Grade 12) and KyuBin (Grade 9). It is amazing that they were able to solve such a high level question. The answer was -3. This week’s problem is just as difficult. Students who solve the problem … Continue reading

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Fire Fighters for a Day

Our kindergarteners have been learning about the many community helpers. To support our learning, on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 our kindergarten students and teachers departed campus at 8:45 for the Tianjin Fire Station accompanied by Ms. Williamson and Ms. Joanna. … Continue reading

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Using Art for Better Memory

In AP Psychology, one of the most difficult challenges is remembering the parts of the brain and their function. Recent research has shown that drawing what you are trying to remember is the most effective way to store it in … Continue reading

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High School Math Challenge Problem

Another difficult, college level, number theory question this week. The answer to last week’s challenge was 2/1001 or 0.2%. The problem was solved by 9th grader Kyubin Yun. Students who solve the problem will receive an award from Mr. Troutman. … Continue reading

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Marine Biology Tales of the Week

Every week, students in the Marine Biology class will be educating the school community by highlighting interesting and unusual facts and/or creatures from the oceans. This week you will learn about the Blob Fish. This fish is famous as it … Continue reading

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Middle School Math Challenge Problem

This week’s question worked with geometry and area. Congratulations to Sally who was able to find the solution before 2nd period and received a prize! Next weeks problem of the week will be posted Monday morning and can be found … Continue reading

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Students of the Month for Math and Science

The Math & Science Departments would like to congratulate our Students of the Month for August: Middle School Math: Yi Yu Yao Middle School Science: Sharon Russel Kingsley High School Math: Sun Bing High School Science: Byun Mingi These students … Continue reading

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Marine Biology Tales of the Week

Every week, students in the Marine Biology class will be educating the school community by highlighting interesting and unusual facts and/or creatures from the oceans. This week you will learn about the Mola Mola. This unusual looking creature is the … Continue reading

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High School Math Challenge Problem

This week’s question is extremely difficult and must be solved with number theory techniques. It is a college level question. The answer to last week’s challenge was 35. Students who solve the problem will receive an award from Mr. Troutman. … Continue reading

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