FIS Climate Action Day: Sustainability and Community

Issue 11: 2/12/2022 Head of School (E. Bonin)

Tomorrow, our TKO campus will welcome the first large community event on campus since the beginning of the health crisis in Hong Kong. We are expecting close to 250 people to participate in a half-day of educational booths and workshops on the topic of climate change. In this issue of the Bulletin, you will find […]

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FIS and the Hong Kong French Film Festival

Issue 10: 25/11/2022 Head of School (E. Bonin)

Gaining proficiency in a language, whether it be your native tongue or a second language, requires immersion and exposure. At FIS, we are lucky that Hong Kong, albeit a Cantonese and English speaking Special Administrative Region, offers numerous¬† opportunities to do so.¬† Therefore, I can only encourage FIS families, from the French Stream as well […]

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Leadership Appointments Announcement

Issue 9: 18/11/2022 Head of School (E. Bonin)

At a Glance: Announcing the appointment of our new operational leaders: Mrs. Wong, Mrs. Serfaty, and Mrs. Stanley

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Students: The Joy of our Community

Issue 8: 11/11/2022 Head of School (E. Bonin) From the Principal

As part of my Entry Plan as new Head of School, I am offering all faculty and staff the opportunity to meet one-on-one with me for 15-minute sessions. More than 120 have signed up so far, and I have already met with over 70 of them in the last month. As part of the protocol, […]

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A Message from Dr Bonin

Issue 7: 28/10/2022 Head of School (E. Bonin)

Dear FIS Community, It is time to wish everyone a rejuvenating, albeit short break from school. I thought I would leave you with a few curated pictures I took on campus in the last few days, illustrating life and learning at FIS as I witness it on a daily basis. Wishing you all a great […]

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Students Interview Head of School

Issue 6: 21/10/2022 Head of School (E. Bonin)

Dear Parents, Our students from both Primary and Secondary had some burning questions for me, their new Head of School, ranging from my favourite emoji to recommendations for FIS students who are graduating this year. Please watch the video to see what they had to ask, and what I had to say! I wish you […]

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At a Glance: Partners with the AEFE (network of French schools abroad) / FIS a Sustainable Development School / Le Petit Journal

Issue 5: 14/10/2022 Head of School (E. Bonin)

I just returned from a 2-day meeting with the Heads of all the French schools in the Asia Pacific region. As a new head of school, this was a great opportunity to meet colleagues from a range of countries and a set of schools, diverse in terms of size and profile, some of which also […]

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At a glance: Interview with the SCMP / FIS at 60

Issue 4: 7/10/2022 Head of School (E. Bonin)

Today I was interviewed for a profile in the South China Morning Post. It was a fascinating exchange on a number of highly pertinent questions raised by the interviewer. I thought I would share the first question as well as my answer, as it speaks to both my vision as a new Head of School […]

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At a glance: Opportunity to engage as representative / Information meeting on 6th October

Issue 3: 30/9/2022 Head of School (E. Bonin) From the Principal

Dear FIS Community, My theme for today is engagement. A key pillar of our vision as a school is a diverse and engaged community. Our students are currently exploring an opportunity to engage by becoming student representatives, and elections are always a great opportunity to learn about democracy, civics, and history. I have had a […]

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At a glance: Upcoming Parent Reps Election / FIS at the International School Fair

Issue 2: 23/9/2022 Head of School (E. Bonin)

Dear FIS Community, I trust your students enjoyed their second full week of school and are finding their pace into the year. I am certainly starting to find mine, with days shared between welcoming students in the morning, visiting classrooms, engaging in conversations with faculty and staff, more formal meetings on specific projects and areas […]

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From Head of School

Issue 1: 16/9/2022 Head of School (E. Bonin)

Dear FIS Community, It has been a true delight since last Thursday to stand at the gates of our campuses,¬† morning and afternoon, and to witness our students beaming with joy as they returned to classes. Much gratitude goes to our faculty and staff who diligently prepared this back-to-school and poured all their energy and […]

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