Weekly Update 31
IMPORTANT IGCSE AND AS LEVEL NOTICE
All students and parents involved with IGCSE’s and GCE AS levels should see the latest update to the examination schedule at http://headstartphuket.com/secondary/examination/
Year Book Advertising
A last call for advertisers for the 2012-2013 Year Book! All full page ads have been taken up and only 5 half page advertisement spots are left! Contact Miki Edouard at [email protected] for more details and reservations.
Stingray Academy information
The Stingray swimming Academy will run every Monday and Thursday. The club will commence as normal on Monday, the 6th of May even though it is a public holiday. The children will have practice from 3:15 - 4:15 and need to be picked up from Funstart when the class is finished.
Please contact the teachers running the program here:
New Secondary Teacher
Headstart would like to welcome Mr Geoffrey Collins to the Secondary school. Mr Collins will be taking over the homeroom duties for Mr Allenby whilst he convalesces. Mr Collins is a qualified teacher from Australia with extensive global teaching experience.
Music and Arts Appreciation Day
HeadStart will be hosting it’s annual Music and Arts Appreciation day in the afternoon on the 30th of May. Students are encouraged to contact Jackie regarding auditions for the event as the successful candidates will be performing on the big stage for the school on this event.
Year 8 Field Trip information
The teachers have planned for the Year 8 students to go on a field trip to the Xtreme Adventure in Chalong on the 9th of May, from 8:00-12:00 pm. Students are advised to wear long pants and tennis shoes for better mobility. Parents are required to sign the slip that was sent home and send your son/daughter to school with 600 Baht. (Please note that HeadStart has received a 1,200 Baht discount on the original price)
For more information on this field trip please see the following link: http://www.xtremadventuresphuket.com/ENG/index.html
No Cheerleading this term
Just to inform all eager and excited Cheerleaders that this term there will be no classes as the teacher has gone on holiday. We hope to continue these lessons in the new academic school year.
James wins the 2013 Under 10 Tennis Tournament for all of Thailand!
CONGRATULATIONS to James Van Herzeele in Year 5B for winning the Thailand Championship tournament 2013, Thailand. James now ranks as Thailand’s number 1 tennis player for the Under 10 division.
Year 1 Plants Seeds
Welcome new Preschool students to HeadStart!!!
Year 8 Business Enterprise–Ms Mayfield
Year 8b will be displaying their small businesses on Friday 10th May during the last period of school (1:45 - 3pm)
For sale will be T-shirts, homemade candles, cup cakes, drawings, bracelets, and designer mugs.
If you have a special design that you would like to be printed on a T-shirt or mug then please come down to the science room to place your order. We look forward to seeing you on Friday the 10th!
Year 10 Science class–From Ms Mayfield
Students testing different foods from the canteen for reducing sugars using the Benedicts test. Some very interesting results were found! Good work year 10!