Category Archives: SECONDARY

STUDENT OF THE FORTNIGHT

The Humanities Department is proud to present the “STUDENT OF THE FORTNIGHT” recognition award for term three. This award recognizes students who have excelled in some area of their humanity classes. Mr. Pettypiece Social Studies 6: Kim Min Seo (Erin) … Continue reading

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Mock AP Exams

On Thursday, March 23rd, Friday, March 24th and Saturday, March 25th, all AP students will be taking Mock AP exams. A list of students and their scheduled exam times is on the school website. If a student has a Saturday … Continue reading

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Secondary School Pi Day Challenge

Yesterday was Pi Day (March 24th/3.14). Students were challenged to memorize Pi to 25 digits. Those that were successful were rewarded with a pie and other gifts. Winners were: Claudia (Grade 11), Jae Hwan (Grade 11), DaHae (Grade 10), HyoBin … Continue reading

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Secondary Math Challenges

Last week’s answers were 15,20,25 for high school and 2060 for middle school. Grade 8 KyuBin answered the middle school problem for the 3rd week in a row. Enjoy this week’s problems.

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Waterloo Math Contest

Students in Grades 8, 9, 10 and 11 participated in the Waterloo Math Contest yesterday. A total of 78 TIS students challenged themselves with this largest math competition in the world. Later in the school year, we will receive individual … Continue reading

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Students of the Month in Math and Science

The Math and Sciences Department is proud to celebrate our students of the month of February. Middle School is Grade 6: Yang Feng Yu (John) and High School is Grade 11: Zhou Yi Fei (Erica).

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Secondary Math Challenges

The answers to last week tough problems were 6 for middle school and 2-1/2(Pi) for high school. Again, this weeks challenges come from the Waterloo Math Contest. Our students in Grades 9, 10 and 11 will participate on March 9th. … Continue reading

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Homeroom 11A’s Friday International Breakfast

Every Friday, Homeroom 11A students and Mr. Troutman take turns bringing in breakfast for the entire homeroom. Throughout the year, we have enjoyed breakfasts from all over the world – Brazil, India, China, USA, Japan and S. Korea. This Friday, … Continue reading

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Secondary Math Challenges

Last week’s answers were 4A+2C(C) for high school and 5 for middle school. This week’s problems are extremely difficult. Enjoy.

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Earthworm Dissection Lab in Biology, Gr.9

Earthworms are ideal specimens to use for teaching basic anatomy and investigating simple organ systems. They also provide an economical and convenient opportunity for students to practice their dissection techniques before progressing to more complex specimens such as frogs or … Continue reading

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