Shatin Pui Ying College

Fair highlights lives of exchange students in Hong Kong

Since its launch in 2001, the AFS Intercultural Fair has been a popular event among local students. Participants are able to experience international cultural exchanges with people from different nationalities.

Thursday, 10 January, 2008, 12:00am

Past takes back seat

Teachers are concerned that junior secondary students are not receiving adequate history and geography education because of a decision by some schools to combine humanities subjects.

13 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Exchange students discover their potential

Bonnie Ngan Hoi-ian and Gilbert Yeung Yui-shing discovered their hidden talents during their year-long exchange adventure.

31 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

2,000 language teachers fail to make grade

Now focus to shift to other issues influencing students' ability

More than 2,000 teachers of English and Putonghua have failed to attain the proficiency required to teach the subjects from the beginning of the next academic year, following the release of results from the March exams that were their last opportunity to qualify.

23 May 2006 - 12:00am

Big class struggle to get IT just right

BEHIND A SECURE metal door on the fourth floor of Pui Ching Middle School is the heart of its operations - a tangle of cables and beeping computers animating an elaborate information technology network.

27 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Pui Ching, Pui Ying move to semi-finals

Pui Ching Middle School and Pui Ying College have booked a place in today's semi-finals of the All Hong Kong Schools Jing Ying Volleyball Tournament 2004-05.

Pui Ying, who finished fourth last year, defeated Wa Ying College 25-21, 28-26 in yesterday's quarter-finals at Tsing Yi Sports Centre.

30 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

How to cope with a global phenomenon

A school forum has helped raise students' awareness of the problems and opportunities brought about by globalisation.

To celebrate the school's 25th anniversary, the current affairs society of Sha Tin Pui Ying College organised a seminar entitled 'Teenagers' challenges and opportunities under globalisation'.

6 Nov 2003 - 12:00am

Students must wait for Net results

More than 120,000 school candidates who sat this year's public exams will have to wait until three hours after private candidates to check results on the Internet to avoid online jams.

Results of the A-level exam and Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE) are scheduled to be released next Friday and August 7 respectively.

27 Jun 2002 - 12:00am

Freedom is a responsibility

Do you want more freedom from parents and teachers? Writer of December's star letter Jacky Yeung Shing-yam replied with a definite 'yes'. He also understands that his own rights only come with responsibility.

9 Jan 2002 - 12:00am

National pride and language skills bloom on mainland tour

On a study tour to Beijing and Xinjiang with our student group, we roasted in the heat on a mountain noted for producing raisins.

But the real fruit of our journey was our improved command of Putonghua - and our strong sense of identity as Chinese.

12 Oct 2001 - 12:00am

Host of records smashed at swimming gala

There were records galore at the 23rd annual swimming gala organised by Sha Tin Government Secondary School.

The Jockey Club pool in Sha Tin was packed with enthusiastic students, teachers and parents, with 16 new school records being set in 27 events.

12 Oct 2000 - 12:00am