Delia School of Canada

Merry Christmas, mates!

The official Christmas cards for the Australian Consulate-General are rather special this year: they were designed by Hong Kong students.

Friday, 23 December, 2011, 12:00am

Delia deliver the goods

In the third round of the 12th Nesta-SCMP Debating Competition, SKH Tang Shiu Kin Secondary School went up against Delia School of Canada, Taikoo Shing, to debate the motion 'public, performing-animal shows are beneficial'.

The debate took place last Tuesday at SKH Tang Shiu Kin Secondary School. Delia were against the motion while Tang Shiu Kin were in favour of it.

24 May 2011 - 12:00am

Student bands rock for humanity

Students rocked the joint for a good cause this week when 10 bands took to the stage at Delia School of Canada to raise money for flood victims in Guangdong province.

The Rock for Humanity concert was the culmination of six months of fund-raising to pay for eight students to travel to Meizhou county next month to help rebuild homes.

19 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Maths competition gets students thinking outside the box

More than 300 Hong Kong secondary school students took part in an international maths competition organised in Canada this week.

The 305 students were among more than 27,000 competing in four maths contests organised by University of Waterloo's Centre for Education in Mathematics and Computing.

19 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Question of the week: If you could have a special power, what would you choose?

Galvin Chia Kau-yun, 17, Chinese International School

11 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Delia to re-admit teacher's daughter

The Delia School of Canada has agreed to re-admit a model student after it announced a week before the summer break she would be barred from attending next term.

1 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Teachers predict an exodus from Delia

Teachers at the trouble-hit Delia School of Canada are predicting a mass exodus of staff next year if it switches more teachers to one-year contracts.

The school introduced two-year contracts in September 2004, but switched back to one-year contracts for those who started last year, teachers say.

17 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Parents still not happy with Delia miscellaneous fees

They say meeting with school fails to provide sufficient answers and proof that the EMB has approved charges

Parents say they are still concerned about a miscellaneous fee charged by the Delia School of Canada despite being told that it has government approval.

10 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Delia School parents outraged by special fee demand

Mother says she was told to pay charge that is under review or she could not register her child

The Delia School of Canada has threatened to refuse admission to students who do not pay a special fee that is under government investigation, parents have claimed.

3 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Bureau probes operation of Delia school

The Education and Manpower Bureau has begun an investigation into the Delia School of Canada following a catalogue of complaints lodged by parents and two recently sacked executives.

Brothers Vaughan and John Blaney were fired by the school last month and their sister, Barbara, had her position as head of guidance counselling terminated on June 30.

28 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Graduation a glorious ending

I finally took my last exam after spending a string of late nights marked by studying and days fuelled by only fours hours of sleep.

23 Jun 2005 - 12:00am


Q Should the Delia School of Canada explain the reasons for the dismissals?

Both of my children studied at the Delia School of Canada's Taikoo Shing campus.

23 Jun 2005 - 12:00am


Q Should the Canadian international school explain the reasons for the dismissals?

I think the administrators of Delia School of Canada should explain the reasons for the dismissal of Vaughan and John Blaney ('Pair fired by Canadian school after querying finances', Post, Thursday), since everyone, including the students and the parents, have a right to know.

18 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

When films leave fans reeling

EVERY ONCE IN a while the universe likes to mess with my mind. It likes to drop in and turn everything upside down, leaving me generally confused.

This time, there is a whole lot of movies that's making me dizzy.

16 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

The write way to spend the summer

Ahhh, summer is upon us.

The glorious months where Mother Nature decides to bless us with warm weather, and the Education Department gives us a break lasting almost two months.

The fact that these two forces work together to create the best part of the year makes me feel warm and fuzzy inside.

9 Jun 2005 - 12:00am