May Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. Labor Day Holiday – Saturday, 30th April – Monday, 2nd May The school will be closed for the Labor Day Holiday, on Monday May 2nd, 2022. We wish you all a safe and wonderful holiday.   2. PTA Core Members Meeting – Tuesday, 17th May The training on the “Restorative Practices Policy” will…

April Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. The 2022 Youth Science Forum  On the morning of Saturday April 9th, 2022, XLIS set the stage for a unique intellectual exchange for students from various schools, to reflect and present their understanding of the UN SDGs, in the context of “carbon peak and neutrality”. The forum was organized into two…

Discover XLIS’ Unique Residential Program

Hello everyone! We are Roy and Tammy, representatives of the XLIS resident-student community!   Please watch the following video and join us as we take you on a tour of the XLIS dormitory.   01. Program Introduction   The XLIS residential program was created to model a safe and comfortable ‘home away from home’ for…

The 2022 Youth Science Forum

The 2022 Youth Science Forum on Global Sustainable Development in the Context of “carbon peak and neutrality” at XLIS   On the morning of Saturday April 9th, 2022, XLIS set the stage for a unique intellectual exchange for students from various schools, to reflect and present their understanding of the UN SDGs, in the context…

The 2022 Spring Sports Season at XLIS

At XLIS, the sports have always been an essential part of the IB curriculum framework, and never have these engaging disciplines been more conducive to student wellness than now. Their benefits are not only connected to a balanced and healthy lifestyle, but also develop collaborative skills, communication proficiency, and leadership attributes.   Over the past…

2022 Youth Science Forum

Forum Background On September 21, 2021, President Xi Jinping delivered a speech at the 76th United Nations General Assembly, “Insist on harmonious coexistence between man and nature. Improve global environmental governance, actively respond to climate change, and build a community of human and natural life. Accelerate the green and low-carbon transformation to achieve green recovery…

Pause and Reflect: BREATHE

The DP Graduation Exhibition is a celebration of a two-year journey of our graduating artists. It is a form of a final exam for the Visual Art students. During these two years, each student has explored their personal thematic interests and developed a coherent, meaningful, and research-based body of work. Accompanying their art, students write…

April Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. PTA Core Members Meeting – Tuesday, 12th April Mr. Zhang Hui, the chairman of PTA, and Mr. Brian Lalor, the primary principal, will conduct training on the “Duty of the PTA members” and the “Child Protection Policy” respectively at the monthly PTA core member meeting.   2. Easter Holidays – Saturday,…

Showdown in the Dragon’s Lair

“We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.”——Dolly Parton    Since the start of the global pandemic in 2019, the students and teachers at XLIS have become masters in the art of adapting to change.  In a time where things can change from one day to the next, the ability to overcome…

Secondary Teacher-Led Professional Development

On Monday, March 7th, XLIS teachers were engaged in dynamic professional development sessions throughout the day. The day was about teacher innovation and teachers leading the learning. A wonderful aspect of the PD was that our amazing teachers led all the sessions.   Some teacher workshops focused on their individual professional goals, such as mentoring…