On 2nd November 2023, our S2 students were inspired to address environmental challenges as part of the Integrated Science Curriculum. They toured City University’s Low Carbon Energy Educational Centre and were guided to build a wind turbine using Lego.
SHYA introduces work on improving district governance to our teachers and students The Secretary for Home and Youth Affairs (SHYA), Miss Alice Mak, visited our school on 30 October 2023 to share with teachers and students the Government's work on improving district governance and to appeal to members of the public to cast their votes in the 2023 District Council Ordinary Election.
Congratulations to 4B LIMBU BASANT, 4C GURUNG RESAB and PED students for Excellent Achievements in the Cha Kee HUNGER RUN 2023. Basant won Champion and Resab won 2nd runner up in the 1km Milk Tea Teen organized by social enterprise FOODSPORT which organized this HUNGER RUN 2023 to create a platform and encourage the public to cultivate healthy life style. At the same time, converting all burnt calories into the equivalent number of calories worth of food for donation to local charities and under-privileged groups in Hong Kong.
Sports Day is one of the most beloved events of our school. This year, Sports Day (Heat) and Sports Day (Final) were held on 26th and 29th September 2023 at Sham Shui Po Sports Ground. We were honored to have Mr. LEE Chun-man, assistant principal of Sha Tin Government Secondary School, to be our honorable guest. We started the day with our flag raising ceremony. Throughout the course of the day, various track and field events such as running, jumping, and throwing were conducted. Everyone remained supportive of one another during the whole event. The winners who made it to the victory felt proud of being awarded the medals and appreciation from the chief guest. To support the 19th Asian Games Hangzhou, we held a special event on Sports Day (Final). The whole school including the Principal, assistant principals, teachers and students participated in the 19th Asian Games Hangzhou Walk in the morning. We all walked together around the sports ground with the music The Love We Share 同愛同在 to cheer for our Hong Kong athletes. Thank you again to everybody who made this year's Sports Day possible, and to everybody who participated - Well done!
The Orientation Day Camp for the new S1 students was held on 29 August 2023 in Fanling, Hong Kong. Which is an exciting event focused on team building and fostering a sense of community among students. One of the highlights of the camp is the opportunity for students to engage in a team-building activity where they work together to build a tent. This activity not only promotes collaboration and problem-solving skills but also encourages students to develop a sense of responsibility and teamwork. Additionally, the camp ensures that students are provided with a healthy lunch to fuel their energy throughout the day. During the camp, students are encouraged to actively participate in sharing sessions, where they can express their thoughts and experiences. To commemorate the event, a group photo is taken, capturing the memories and camaraderie shared during the orientation day camp.
On the morning of 28 August, 2023, the school hall buzzed with excitement as new students and their parents gathered for Orientation Day. Principal Lee Tung-ching delivered a warm welcome address, setting the tone for the event. Engaging PowerPoint presentations were conducted, shedding light on various aspects of the school, including its programmes, facilities, and extracurricular activities. The event also provided an opportunity for participants to meet their respective class teachers, fostering a sense of connection and support. The overall response from attendees was overwhelmingly positive, leaving new students eager to embark on their educational journey at SEK.
The Celebration of National Day cum Kick-off Ceremony of the Inter-school Activities of Government Schools was held in our school on 16 September 2023. Dr Choi Yuk-lin, JP, Secretary for Education and Ms. LI Mei-sheung, Michelle, JP, Permanent Secretary for Education were the guests of honour.
On 21 October, 2023, three junior form students participated in the competition. They unlashed their creativity and created fascinating jewellery items. Li Yeuk Mei Yuet, from Class 2B, won the Championship in Junior Form Session and Chan Wing Yan, from Class 3B, got the Outstanding Design Award in Junior Form Session. Congratulations on achieving such a significant milestone.
During the summer vacation, Vice Principal Mr. Chan Chi-man and teacher Mr. LIN Chi-heng led five students from our school to participate in the Greater Bay Area Innovation and Technology/History and Culture Exchange Programme. The exchange programme provided opportunities for students to further understand the development of the country by visiting the mainland's historical and cultural buildings, industrial bases, technological innovation enterprises, national and fire protection agencies, etc. This event was jointly organized by the Yau Tsim Mong District Office and the Hong Kong Fire Services Department. Commissioner Yu Kin-keung of the District Office also joined us in the three-day and two-night event. A total of two middle schools were invited to participate in the exchange programme. Our school is fortunate to be a part of them, allowing students to broaden their knowledge through exchange group activities. During the activities, the students had created many unforgettable memories. Among them, the students were most impressed by their visit to the car production line and a car was produced in two minutes in the factory. They also found their visit to the night market and the night view of Guangzhou very unforgettable. After the activities, the participating students shared that the exchange programme broadened the horizons and that they benefited a lot from the experience.