April Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. Monday, 1st April – Sunday, 7th April Easter Holiday & Tomb Sweeping Holiday The school will be closed for the Easter Holiday and Tomb Sweeping Holiday from Monday, 1st April to Sunday, 7th April, 2024. We wish you all a safe and wonderful holiday.   2.  Monday, April. 8th 2024 University…

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March Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. PD (Early Release) Our secondary school was working on language progression throughout the MYP. Primary school teachers continued their work on inclusion, focusing on specific barriers to learning.   2. PTA Core Members Meeting In March PTA Meeting, we mainly shared below agendas: · 2024 ACAMIS Junior Swim Xi’an · Track and…

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A Guide to Children’s Health in Spring

As spring brings vitality back to the earth, it also ushers in significant temperature fluctuations and heightened activity of bacteria and viruses. Understanding these infectious diseases is key to preventing them and keeping our children safe.   Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease (HFMD)   HFMD often presents with mild symptoms that may or may not include…

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2024 ACAMIS Jr. Swim Xi’an

More than 500 student-athletes and coaches from twenty-four international schools representing nine cities within the ACAMIS network came to XLIS to participate in the 2024 ACAMIS Jr. Swim Meet. This was the first time the Association of China and Mongolia International Schools, or ACAMIS as it is often referred to, held a sporting competition in…

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BPA Competition Results

Competition Overview Business Professionals of America (BPA), an influential and comprehensive business practical activity, plays a crucial role in shaping students through real industry topics, diverse practical projects, and a robust business knowledge system. It serves as a platform for peer communication, connecting students with the real business world and industry elites. This exposure enhances students’…

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March Upcoming Events

Whole School Events  1. PD (Early Release) – Wednesday, 6th March School buses will leave at 14:30 for staff professional development. Our secondary school will be working on language progression throughout the MYP. Primary school teachers will continue their work on inclusion, focusing on specific barriers to learning. 2. PTA Core Members Meeting – Tuesday, 12th…

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February Updated Events

Whole School Events 1. Professional Development Day Immediately after the break all staff at XLIS took a one day professional development. We learned about standardized assessment, inclusion, differentiation and service. The goal of this day was to work to improve the services we provide to our students, thus achieving our school mission. 2. Start of ECAs…

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XLIS’s First Open Day in 2024

Rooting in China, Connecting the World XLIS’s First Open Day in 2024   On the last day of January 2024, Xi’an Liangjiatan International School (XLIS) held its first Open Day of this year! The cold weather did not dampen the enthusiasm of prospective international families at all, and all the seats we open were amazingly…

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Mr.Zhao Yide conducted inspection in XLIS

Mr. Zhao Yide Stresses on Developing the “Belt and Road” International Commercial Legal Service Demonstration Zone During Xi’an Visit, Aiming for a Market-Oriented, Legal, International, and First-Class Business Environment.   On February 4th, Mr. Zhao Yide, the Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, conducted a field inspection in Xi’an, focusing on the Chanba International Port…

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Igniting Passion for Science at XLIS

Embark on a Journey of Discovery   At XLIS, we firmly believe that Science education should transcend traditional limits. We strive to equip our students with the tools they need to take ownership of their learning and inspire them to delve into the realm of scientific investigation. Our ultimate goal is to cultivate well-rounded, open-minded individuals…

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The Fourth Annual Chang’an Cup

One of the highlights of the XLIS athletics calendar is the Chang’an Cup. The Chang’an Cup is a yearly U19 invitational basketball tournament organized by XLIS for students enrolled at international schools or international high school programs in Xi’an. The tournament was first held in January 2021 with eleven teams from seven schools all located…

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February Upcoming Events

Whole School Events     1. Chinese New Year Holiday  Monday, 5th February-Friday, 16th February   From Monday, February 5th to Friday, February 16th, the school will be closed for the Chinese New Year Holiday. We wish you all a safe and wonderful Chinese New Year.   2. Professional Development Day – Monday, 19th February  …

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January Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. End of Semester 1 According to the school calendar, the last school day of the first semester was on January 12th, 2024 (Friday). End of semester reports were released to parents on Managebac.   2. Start of Semester 2 According to the school calendar, the second semester has begun on January…

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Empowering our Students’ Success: Tips for Effective Home Support from Dr. Lily

Dear Parents, I would like to express my sincere gratitude for your active participation in the Parent-Teacher Conference held on January 17th. It was truly valuable to be engaged in individual discussions with the homeroom teachers and subject teachers regarding your child’s academic performance, behavior, and social and mental well-being. As parents, we are well aware…

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XLIS Secondary Math Department

Mission of Math Department   The mission of the mathematics department is to provide an environment where students can learn and become competent users of mathematics and mathematical application. Moreover, the department will contribute to the development of students as mathematical thinkers, enabling them to become lifelong learners, to continue to grow in their chosen…

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XLIS Open Day in 2024

Registration: Please scan the QR code on the poster to reserve a space, and you will receive a confirmation message.   If you have any questions, please call 029-85915100, extension 8000, or email pr@xalis.com.   Event Agenda 8:30-9:00 Sign in and Enter the venue 9:00-10:00  Principal Meeting (school and course introduction, Q & A) 10:00-11:00…

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January Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. End of Semester 1 – Friday, 12th January According to the school calendar, the last school day of the first semester will be on January 12th, 2024 (Friday). End of semester reports will be released to parents on Managebac by then.   2. Start of Semester 2 – Monday, 15th January According…

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December Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. The XLIS Angels’ Choir Christmas Carol Concert and Tree Lighting Ceremony at The Ritz Carlton     2. End of ECAs     3. Christmas Concert 2023     Primary School Events   1. Parent Workshop (for PYP5) Do you find it challenging to support your child when a text book is not the…

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XLIS’ 2023 Christmas Concert

The year 2023 has been truly remarkable for XLIS. The school has not only witnessed growth in numbers and academic achievements but has also embraced its extended community as an integral part of its structure. The festive preparations for this Christmas season commenced with the decorating of classrooms and hallways, along with the organization of…

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DP2 November 2023 – January 2024 Overview

Class Group: DP2 Period: November to January   Homeroom Teacher: Kelvin Tian Nathan Kim In our homeroom, we encourage dialogues centred around the challenges students encounter in their second year of the Diploma Programme (DP). These discussions delve into global competencies, effective revision strategies, the cultivation of robust decision-making skills, and the importance of maintaining…

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MYP4 November 2023 – January 2024 Overview

Class Group: M4 A/B Second  Quarter Period: November-January   Homeroom MYP4A & MYP4B Teachers: M4A Ms. Eunice, Mr. Welch M4B Ms. Eva and Mr. Keon ATL skills: Self-Management—   Help your child by: developing self-management skills by encouraging them to set realistic goals and deadlines. Additionally, open communication and collaborative problem-solving can empower teenagers to navigate…

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MYP3 November 2023 – January 2024 Overview

Class Group: M3 A/B Second  Quarter Period: November-January   Homeroom MYP3A & MYP3B Teachers: ATL skills: Self-Management— Help your child by: English Language and Literature   Teacher: Mark Moran Unit Title: In Fair Verona: Analysis of Shakespearean Dramas Concepts: Key Concept: Creativity Related Concepts: Character, setting, style, theme ATL skills: Communication, thinking   Help your child by: Provide…

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Heads of XLIS win Awards

Dr. Liu, the Head of School, was awarded the “Special Contribution Award” at the “RAISE 2023 Asian International Schools Conference & 30 Years Award Ceremony International Schools in China”.   Dr. Liu, the Head of School, was awarded the “Special Contribution Award” at the “RAISE 2023 Asian International Schools Conference & 30 Years Award Ceremony…

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MYP1 November 2023 – January 2024 Overview

 Class Group: M1 A/B/C/D Second  Quarter Period: November-January   Homeroom MYP1A & MYP1B &M1C & M1D Teachers: M1A: Michael Koran and Emma Liang ATL skills: Self-Management Plan (by properly using student diary) Manage Material (by properly using locker) Be mindful (remembering our “Essential Agreement”   Help your child by: Checking his or her diary daily Communicating…

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November Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. PD and Early Release We are so fortunate to have so many resources at XLIS, but our greatest resource is our staff. They led a number of fantastic professional development workshops on these days. Our staff had agency to choose two workshops to attend. A full list of the workshops offered…

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December Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. Friday, 1st December The XLIS Angels’ Choir Christmas Carol Concert and Tree Lighting Ceremony at The Ritz Carlton Time: 6:00PM. Location: The Ritz Carlton Join us at the Ritz for what has now become a Christmas tradition for our XLIS Choir students!   2. Tuesday, 12th December PTA Core Members Meeting The December monthly…

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“Blue Dragon Cup” Primary Swimming Championship Competition

Xi’an Liangjiatan International School 2023 4th “Blue Dragon Cup” Primary School  Swimming Championship Competition   The 4th Blue Dragon Cup Swimming Championship was organized by the Primary Section of Xi’an LiangJiaTan International School on November 9, 2023. Swimming competitions are an important part of the XLIS Physical Education curriculum program. Students were able to improve their competitive abilities…

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XLIS Success in AMC

The Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC), organized by the Australian Mathematics Trust in 1978,is one of the largest and oldest math competitions in the world. Today, students from more than 30 countries participate each year. It is also a key indicator for Australia’s selection of national teams for the International Mathematics Olympiad.   The Australian Mathematics…

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Letter from Dr. Lily

Dear Parents,   Greetings! As we approach the festive season, I am delighted to share some important updates with you.   Christmas Concert – “Twenty Years of Joyful Jingles” XLIS is nearing a significant milestone this year as we celebrate our 20th anniversary, marking our incredible journey from XHIS to XLIS. I am thrilled to announce that…

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XLIS Athletics – Season in Review

The first season of team sports for the 2023-2024 school year has concluded at XLIS. Student-athletes from P3 to DP2 donned Blue Dragons jerseys to represent XLIS in different sports competitions against other schools in Xi’an. XLIS student-athletes joined 7 teams across three team sports, participating in three city-wide tournaments for international schools.   These…

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Literacy and Culture Week

Literacy Across the Curriculum Literacy Week in Primary Literacy and Culture Week is celebrated every year at XLIS. Our goals are to foster a love for reading and to bring awareness that there are many creative ways to develop reading and writing. The theme supports the International Baccalaureate’s (IB) philosophy that “all teachers are language…

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Xi’an Western Returned Scholars Association at XLIS

The Research and Exchange Conference Hosted by Xi’an Western Returned Scholars Association Successfully Held at Xi’an Liangjiatan International School   On the afternoon of November 8th, the research and exchange conference, titled “Welcoming Returning Talents to Promote Mutual Understanding and Foster Global Cooperation—Gaoxin’s International Education as the Foundation of Xi’an’s National ‘Dual-Centers’ Core Area,” was grandly held…

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November Upcoming Events

Whole School Events 1.PD and Early Release – Wednesday, 1st November Wednesday will be an early release day for students with buses leaving campus at 2:30. XLIS staff will be leading different sessions for other staff members. 2. Professional Development Days Monday, 13th November Tuesday 14th November Our school will be hosting a number of IB…

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October Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. Blue Dragons Athletics – Games and Tournaments The XLIS Blue Dragons, our school’s sports teams, had a number of games and tournaments in October. These games and tournaments involved most of the student body, with students participating from P3 all the way to DP2. The whole community was invited to each event…

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Psychological Education International Exchange Conference

2023 Xi’an Psychological Education International Exchange Conference at XLIS     On the morning of Friday, October 27th, 2023, XLIS set the stage for a unique international exchange for educational experts. The 2023 Xi’an Psychological Education International Exchange Conference for Primary and Secondary Schools was co-initiated by the Xi’an Association for Science and Technology (XAST),…

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Community-driven Approach – Head of School

Dear parents ,   At XLIS, we are guided by a strong mission and vision that emphasizes the importance of fostering a student-centered and community-driven environment that empowers students to be confident, open-minded global citizens. We firmly believe in creating an inclusive and supportive community where each student can flourish academically, socially, and emotionally.   In line…

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DP2 August – October 2023 Overview

Class Group: DP2 Period: August – October Homeroom Teacher: Kelvin Tian Nathan Kim Within our homeroom, we foster discussions about the challenges students face during their second year of the Diploma Programme (DP). These conversations encompass global competencies, valuable revision tips, the development of strong decision-making skills, and the significance of maintaining a healthy mind…

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DP1 August – October 2023 Overview

Class Group: DP1 Period: August-October Homeroom Teachers: Sophia Suo Tanapat Treyanurak Kate Yu Mark Moran Unit Title: Identity and Mindset ATL Skills: Self Management Set goals, identify strategies & take action Think positively Help Your Child By: Asking your children to plan and organize their learning to ensure they manage time effectively. Encourage and model…

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MYP5 August – October 2023 Overview

Class Group: M5 A/B First  Quarter Period: August-October Homeroom MYP5A & MYP5B Teachers: Sky Du/Sunil Jane Feng/Chandra ATL skills: Self-Management— Plan (by properly using student diary) Manage Material (by properly using their notebooks and homework books) Be on punctual on deadlines   Help your child by: Checking his or her diary frequently Communicating with him…

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MYP4 August – October 2023 Overview

Class Group: M4 A/B First  Quarter Period: August-October Homeroom MYP4A & MYP4B Teachers: M4A: Ms Eunice & Ms Leena ATL skills: Self-Management— Develop and practise inclusivity by not excluding their foreign classmates and teachers.   Help your child by: – Self-management to plan their day and check if they are ready for their classes; not…

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MYP3 August – October 2023 Overview

Class Group: M3 A/B First  Quarter Period: August-October Homeroom                     MYP3A & MYP3B Teachers: Ms. Momo, Ms. Annie, Ms. Emma, Mr. Roman and Mr. Welch ATL skills: Self-Management Social Skills   Help your child by: Encouraging your child to read every night Practice with your child how to send emails to teachers Checking their diary…

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MYP1 August – October 2023 Overview

Class Group: M1 A/B/C/D First  Quarter Period: August-October Homeroom MYP1A Teachers: Michael Koran and Emma Liang ATL skills: Self-Management Plan (by properly using student diary) Manage Material (by properly using locker) Be mindful (remembering our “Essential Agreement”   Help your child by: Checking his or her diary daily Communicating with him or her if he or…

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October Upcoming Events

Whole School Events 1. Mid Autumn Festival Holiday & National Day Holiday – Sunday, 8th October Our school’s Mid-Autumn Festival Holiday and National Day Holiday is observed from the 29th September to the 8th of October, 2023. We kindly remind you there is no school during these dates. School will begin again on Monday the…

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September Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. Staff PD and Early Release On the early release day for students, buses left campus at 2:30. XLIS staff were leading different sessions for other staff members.   2. Start of ECAs ECAs began on Thursday September 7th, 2023. Each ECA that we offer is structured to provide experiences designed to…

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CPPCC Foreign Affairs Committee Visited XLIS

On Thursday, September 21st, a delegation from the Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan Overseas Chinese, and Foreign Affairs Committee of the Provincial Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference visited XLIS with the aim of fostering friendly exchanges and providing advice and suggestions to enhance international education in Shaanxi. Present at the meeting were Dr.…

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September Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. Staff PD and Early Release – Wednesday, 6th September Wednesday will be an early release day for students with buses leaving campus at 2:30. XLIS staff will be leading different sessions for other staff members.   2. Start of ECAs – Thursday, 7th September XLIS proudly announces the start of its…

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August Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. Orientation Week for XLIS 2023-2024 School Year Embrace A New Start of 2023-2024 School Year   2. The First School Day of 2023-2024 School Year   3. MUN Club Members from XLIS Wins Multiple Awards   04. Fire Drill The purpose of a school fire drill is to allow staff and students…

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A Visit from Westlake University

On August 28th, Yuanmeng XU, Associate Dean of Westlake Residential Colleges and a Doctor of Education degree from the University of Southern California (USC), visited Xi’an Liangjiatan International School.   Dr.XU has resided in the United States for 17 years and has substantive administrative experience in American state universities. In the afternoon, shegave a presentation…

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MUN Club Members from XLIS Wins Multiple Awards

MUN Club Members from XLIS Wins Multiple Awards in Harvard Model United Nations China 2023   From August 18th to 21st, the Harvard Model United Nations China 2023 Conference was held in Guangzhou. Participating students discussed and debated international issues within the framework of the United Nations. Nineteen model union presidents from Harvard University ensured a high academic…

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XLIS 2023 IBDP Graduates Interview Series – Minsang Kim

II Minsang Kim The Self-Cultivation of an Honor Student Studying at Xi’an Liangjiatan International School for 3.5 years University Acceptances: KAIST Major: Electrical Engineering IBDP score: 42   “After successfully completing the entire IB Diploma course and preparing for my future journey in university, I’ve come to realize how much IB has contributed to my growth as an inquiring individual,…

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XLIS 2023 IBDP Graduates Interview Series – Seojin Kim (Cindy)

For most young people, many significant moments in life happen during the summer. Summer signifies youth, passion, hope, endings, and beginnings… Among the countless memories contained in this short season, graduation is undoubtedly the most unforgettable part. In the summer of 2023, Xi’an Liangjiatan International School witnessed the departure of another group of International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme…

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June Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. PTA Core Member Meeting This was the last PTA meeting in 2022-2023, we mainly went through agendas as below: · The 2023 U.N. International Day of Peace · PTA Q & A · Annual Reflection and Free Communication about Summer Break Plan   2. Open Day High School Open Day-Saturday, 3rd…

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2023 Math Kangaroo at XLIS

After nearly two months of review by the U.S. official committee, the winners of the 2023 Kangaroo Math Contest were announced on June 10th. More than 7 million students worldwide participated in the competition, with nearly 22,000 students from more than 30 provinces and 230 cities in China participating in the Chinese Division.   This…

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MYP Celebration at XLIS

Dear XLIS Community,   We are delighted to share the incredible success of the MYP5 Celebration Ceremony and BBQ that took place at our school last week. This event marked a significant milestone in the academic journey of our MYP5 students as they were awarded their certification of completion in front of their peers, parents,…

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Work Experience at XLIS

“Some things cannot be taught; they must be experienced. You never learn the most valuable lessons in life until you go through your own journey.” —— Roy T. Bennett   This quote summarizes the aim of introducing the work experience at XLIS. This event was mainly geared towards M5 students who had just completed their…

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MYP5 Celebration

Dear XLIS Community,   We are delighted to share the incredible success of the MYP 5 Celebration Ceremony and BBQ that took place at our school last week. This event marked a significant milestone in the academic journey of our MYP 5 students as they were awarded their certification of completion in front of their…

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Graduation of class 2023

A graduation ceremony is a very special occasion: it marks the culmination of years of hard work, the recognition of goals attained and the acknowledgement of successes achieved.   On 24th May, our DP 2 graduates received certificates for completing the Diploma Programme at XLIS. For all these students, it has been a journey that…

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June Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. PTA Core Member Meeting – Tuesday, 13th June The last monthly PTA core meeting of the second semester will be held on Tuesday, June 13th, and we will notify all PTA members by email later on.   2. End of Semester 2 – Friday, 16th June From Saturday, June 17th to…

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May Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. PTA-led Barter Trade “Bartering: If you barter goods, you exchange them for other goods, rather than selling them for money.” On May 5th, we held the 1st Barter Trade organized by XLIS PTA. This is a live class for students to carry out the low-carbon and eco-friendly lifestyle. Big thanks to…

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Middle School Week Without Walls: Beyond the Classroom

Empowering Middle School Students for Global Citizenship   From April 17th to 20th, 2023, the middle school students of XLIS (Xi’an Liangjiatan International School) embarked on an unforgettable adventure during their Week Without Walls program. This annual event, which aims to provide students with experiential learning opportunities beyond the classroom, was a resounding success, leaving a…

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Residential Life

With the school year coming to a close, our residents celebrated their time together. Diploma students just finished their exams and are moving on, but there is much more to residential life at XLIS than only academics.   Living on campus allows students to focus on their studies, by cutting down on the travel time…

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XLIS Primary 4 Provocation – Chinese Shadow Play

XLIS P4 Provocation – Light and sound help us experience the world – Chinese Shadow Play     Video by: CHINESE SHADOW PUPPET ANIMATION (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9JRVu9AOhng&t=4s)   Key Concept:Function Lines of Inquiry: How light and sound works. Provocation Questions:  “What is light and sound?” “Where does light and sound come from?” “What are the uses of light and…

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The GAILA XR Challenge in Tianjin

  On the 5th and 6th of May, two M3 students from XLIS recently attended the Global Association for Immersive Learning Advancement (GAILA) XR Challenge with our Head of Logistics Mr. Parker. The event was held in Tianjin and was hosted by the International School of Tianjin (IST). This new event saw the participation of students from…

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XLIS Teachers vs Students eSports Event

  Xi’an Liangjiatan International School recently ran a successful esports competition that pitted teachers against students. The competition was not only a fun and exciting event, but it also helped to foster important skills such as teamwork, communication, and develop relationships among participants.   Esports has become increasingly popular around the world in recent years.…

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XLIS PYP Exhibition 2023

  One of the most exciting times in the PYP is the Exhibition. The Exhibition provides opportunities for students in primary 6 to showcase what they learned throughout their time in the PYP. Our primary 6 students engage in collaborative group work by conducting an in-depth inquiry about real-life issues they are passionate about. This…

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XLIS Primary Parent Talk in 2023

“Education is the most powerful weapon to change the world. You can use it to change the world.” ——Nelson Mandela   Different soils and growth environments can cultivate different flowers, and the same flower requires different nutrients at different stages of growth. In order to comprehensively understand the needs of every child in their growth…

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May Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. PTA-led Barter Trade – Friday, 5th May This Friday, PTA will be leading the first Barter Trade on campus. if you want to try barter trade, please prepare your things and take them on May 5th. · We strongly suggest students to prepare the following items to exchange: books, stationery, toys;…

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April Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. PTA Core Member Meeting During this PTA meeting, we mainly went through agendas as below: · Key Concepts · The 2023 XLIS Summer Fair · MYP5 Work Experience · Barter Trade · School Uniform    2. Open Day On April 22nd, we had our Lower PYP Open Day. We were delighted…

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Oral Examination on Campus

Maintaining good oral health is a crucial component of overall health. In an effort to prevent and reduce dental caries in children and promote healthy oral habits, our school invited a team of dental experts from the Xi’an International Medical Centre Stomatological Department to conduct a “Dental Inspection on Campus” activity. The goal was to…

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Highlights in May from Dr. Lily

Dear parents,   It’s nice to see our students back on campus today!   Congratulations to XLIS P6 students, our young learners did such a great job for the PYP Exhibition. As the final part of the PYP program, our P6 students celebrated all their learning and academic development, with the involvement of parents, teachers, peers,…

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Story of A 9-Year-Old Boy with Piano

9-Year-Old Boy with Piano Has an Unforgettable Story to Tell Before His Performance at New York’s Carnegie Hall    On February 20th, New York, USA brought an inspiring news to Xi’an Liangjiatan International School: Simon Yang from XLIS P4C, won the first place in the youth category of the American Protégé International Piano and Strings Competition, and…

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P1 Fundraising Event

XLIS P1A & B students recently organized a fundraising fair to support the local charity, Little Fish. This event was a culmination of their hard work on the ‘How we organize ourselves’ unit, with the central idea that ‘many products go through a process of change before they are used or consumed’. To prepare for…

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Learn Today, Lead Tomorrow

Learn Today, Lead Tomorrow The ACAMIS Spring Leadership Conference was held in Guangzhou   The ACAMIS Spring Leadership Conference was held in the Canadian International School of Guangzhou. Leaders from the Department of Education of Guangdong Province and the Education Bureau of Guangzhou, in addition to more than 400 representatives from 85 international schools attended…

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2023 XLIS Sports Day

The XLIS sports day was held on March 31 at our beautiful campus to help promote the love of sports and living a balanced lifestyle. The event’s purpose is to allow all students to participate in a day full of fun and healthy competition among each other. We aim to provide students with a platform…

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MYP Personal Project Exhibition

Dear Community XLIS Members,  We are thrilled to share with you the success of the MYP Personal Project Exhibition that took place on Friday, March 24th. The event was a culmination of months of hard work and dedication from our MYP students who have been diligently working on their projects.   The exhibition showcased a…

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April Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. PTA Core Member Meeting – Tuesday, 18th April The third monthly PTA core meeting of the second semester will be held on Tuesday, April 18th, and we will notify all PTA members by email later on.   2. Whole School PD Early Release Day – Wednesday, 26th April 26th April(Wednesday) will…

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March Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. Staff PD and Early Release 1st March (Wednesday) was an early release day for students with buses leaving campus at 2:30. XLIS staff were leading nine different sessions for other staff members. Some of the sessions included lesson planning, inquiry cycle, behavior management and developing assessment rubrics.   2. PTA Core…

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EducationUSA Visited XLIS

Attention XLIS community! We have some exciting news to share with you. Our school recently had a visit from EducationUSA university representatives, and it was a huge success!   EducationUSA EducationUSA is a network of advising centers supported by the United States Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and the US Embassy. EducationUSA is designed…

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Silk Road Music Competition

I truly felt the power of music through the First Silk Road Music Competition at XLIS last Saturday supported by Overseas Chinese Scholars and Overseas Chinese of Shaanxi Youth Federation. As Dr. Liu mentioned at her closing remarks, music has the power to unite us. Philosopher Nietzsche said that “music starts where language ends.” We…

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MYP Personal Project Exhibition

Dear Community XLIS Members,   We are thrilled to share with you the success of the MYP Personal Project Exhibition that took place on Friday, March 24th. The event was a culmination of months of hard work and dedication from our MYP students who have been diligently working on their projects.   The exhibition showcased…

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AHA Emergency Training

AHA Emergency Training An Initiative Organized by School and Family for the Healthy Growth of Young Generation.     In May 2021, the General Office of the Ministry of Education and the Red Cross Society of China jointly issued the “Notice on Further Promoting School Emergency Rescue Work”. This notice mandates the inclusion of emergency…

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XLIS Science Fair

“In science, we don’t rely on hope or faith. We rely on data, experimentation, and reasoning.” ——The Big Bang Theory   XLIS successfully held the very first XLIS Science fairs on March 14th, 2023. XLIS gave students an opportunity to experience science in a different way. Students were encouraged to explore their passion for scientific…

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DP2 February – April 2023 Overview

Class Group: DP2 Period: February-April Group 1: Language A: Chinese Language and Literature   Teachers: Sophia Suo Unit Title: How does literature analysis promote our communication? Concepts KC: Transformation RC: Context, Contrast   ATL skills: Thinking Skills & Communication Skills   Help your child by: improving writing and thinking skills during literature analysis learning a…

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DP1 February – April 2023 Overview

Class Group: DP1 Period: February-April Homeroom Teacher: Kelvin Tian Kate Yu Unit Title: The  core of DP   ATL Skills: Thinking, Research and Self-management Introduce ATL skills students need to do well in the 3 core component of DP: EE, CAS and TOK.  Make connections with university applications and personal development. Do exercises  in different…

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MYP5 February – April 2023 Overview

Class Group: M5 Period: February-April Homeroom MYP5A Teachers: Ms. Sophia Suo Mr. Tanapat Treyanurak MYP5B Teacher: In homeroom students are busy juggling three big projects: their own Personal Project, Mental Health Day preparations, and the combined MYP5 assembly.   Students are taking a social approach to learning (ATL) with a particular focus on practicing empathy…

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MYP4 February – April 2023 Overview

Class Group: M4 Period: February- April English Language and Literature   Teachers: Mrs Challenor Unit Title: Creating Character Concepts: KC: Creativity RC: Character, Point of View, Structure   ATL skills: Thinking, Self-management, Communication   Help your child by: Discuss with your child what they are learning in class. Encourage them to read English books and…

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XLIS Secondary Parent Talk

True education is to help each flower grow in its own way.   Each child’s growing up story reflects a wonderful family background and so are the genes of every child and the environment in which they grow up. Xi’an Liangjiatan International School invited some of its parents to share their unique parenting stories at…

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MYP3 February – April 2023 Overview

Class Group: M3 A/B Third Quarter Period: February – April 2023 Homeroom                     MYP3A & MYP3B Teachers: Mr. Kyle Ms. Tracy Mr. Jonathan Ms. Jasmin ATL skills: Self-Management—Affective Skills Self-Management—Reflection Skills Communication skill—Email etiquette Help your child by: Asking them what homework they have been given and checking their diaries to confirm whether they have written…

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MYP2 February – April 2023 Overview

Class Group: M2 A/B Third Quarter Period: February – April 23 Homeroom                     MYP2A & MYP2B Teachers: M2A: Ms Momo & Mr Welch M2B: Mrs Challenor & Ms Sunny ATL skills: Self-Management—Affective Skills Self-Management—Reflection Skills Communication skill—Participate, share and collaborate   Help your child by: Ask you child about their day. Encourage them to be…

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MYP1 February – April 2023 Overview

Class Group: M1 A/B Third Quarter Period: February – April 2023 Homeroom                     MYP1A & MYP1B Teachers: Mr. Michael and Ms. Maggie Mr. Dwyer and Mr. Matthew ATL skills: Self-Management—Affective Skills: Be mindful, Think positively Self-Management—Organization Skills: Manage materials, Manage time Social—Show empathy, respect, and support to others   Help your child by: Talk about their day/week…

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March Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. Staff PD and Early Release – Wednesday, 1st March Wednesday will be an early release day for students with buses leaving campus at 2:30. XLIS staff will be leading nine different sessions for other staff members. Some of the sessions include lesson planning, inquiry cycle, behavior management and developing assessment rubrics.…

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A Letter to XLIS Community from Head of School – Dr. Liu.

Dear XLIS Community,   Greetings!   I am so touched and very grateful to each XLIS community member for supporting each other like family. everything is going well in the second semester.   Parent-Principal Coffees As mentioned in the PTA meeting on February 14th, in order to continue approaching WASC Goal 4: enhancing family-school communication, a…

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Secondary PD

“Those who dare to teach must never cease to learn” ——John Cotton Dana   This quote reflects the goal of XLIS this year. We are committed to providing time and resources for teachers to engage in collaborative work, which gives them time to reflect on their practice and set personal improvement goals. On Friday, 17th…

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Primary Teachers PD on Inquiry

On Friday, February 17th, the whole Primary School team met together to dive into Inquiry teaching and learning in the PYP.  The workshop was facilitated by the PYP coordinator – Ms. Maria Zialcita, and the Primary Principal – Ms. Marly Song.  Three objectives were given at the beginning of the session:   · Develop a…

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February Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1.Start of Semester 2 – Monday, 6th February According to the school calendar, the second semester is scheduled to begin on February 6, 2023 (Monday). Please check the school emails regularly for any relevant notice.   2. PTA Core Member Meeting – Tuesday, 14th February The first monthly PTA core meeting of…

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January Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. Semester 1 Reports End of semester reports have been released to parents on Managebac.   2. Chang’an Cup     U19 International Basketball Tournament On January 13th and 14th XLIS hosted the annual Chang’an Cup, a U19 basketball tournament for high school students in Xi’an. The tournament featured teams from 7…

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Reading List Recommendations from XLIS

Every time you open a book, you enter a whole new world.   Xi’an Liangjiatan International School has always placed great emphasis on developing students’ reading habits. To continue enriching student’s cultural life, XLIS teachers have prepared a special list of books in different languages for their students to expand their minds. We hope each…

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EARCOS Membership

The XLIS application to The East Asia Regional Council of Schools (EARCOS) was accepted. This organization is the leading professional development organization in Asia. All of our staff will now have access to a range of PD opportunities (www.earcos.org/professional_development.php). Only accredited schools whose mission aligns with the EARCOS mission are included in this organization and…

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XLIS Student Council

PYP Student Council   The PYP student council at XLIS started in 2018.The student council aims to provide opportunities for students in the upper primary, from P4-P6 to represent students’ voices, choices, interests, and concerns. The student council allows our young IB learners to express their values, perspectives, and opinions responsibly to be heard within…

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MOVEMBER 2022-2023

MOVEMBER MOVEMBER started in 2003 in Australia. It is the only charity that focuses on men’s health worldwide. The initial idea came up between two friends, Travis Garone and Luke Slattery to bring back the fashion trends for men to grow their mustaches. They invited 30 men who took the challenge. Inspired by the success…

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January Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. Semester 1 Reports – Friday, 13th January End of semester reports will be released to parents on Managebac.   2. Chang’an Cup · U19 International Basketball Tournament  Friday, 13th January – Saturday, 14th January On January 13th and 14th XLIS will host the third annual Chang’an Cup, a U19 basketball tournament…

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December Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. End of ECAs Our ECA program ended on December 15th, 2022. The new program will begin in February 2023. Thanks to all of you who supported us with this exciting endeavor!   2. PTA Core Member Meeting It was the last monthly PTA Core Member Meeting of this semester, major meeting…

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Stay connected; stay together

Dear XLIS Community Members,  According to the XLIS school calendar, our Christmas holiday will start from December 24th, 2022 and will conclude on January 8th, 2023. There will be no classes during this time, and students should not attend school on these days. We hope all of you have a peaceful and happy holiday. We…

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Performing Arts at XLIS

Xi ‘an Liangjiatan International School has always emphasized on offering its students atruly balanced education. Besides offering our students a rigorous academic curriculum, we cannot ignore the benefits that Physical and Artistic education represent for our learners. By doing so, we work toward one of our objectives which is to educate te child as a…

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XLIS’ Extra Curricular Activities

XLIS’ Extra Curricular Activities(ECAs)Semester 1, 2022-2023   XLIS has completed the first semester of Extra Curricular Activities of the 2022-2023 Academic year! To promote the continuous development of our students’ physical attributes, artistic understanding, and academic knowledge, XLIS offered 40 ECA courses during this semester. Our students chose their activities according to their interests and…

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Professional Development at XLIS

Keep on Learning and Seeking The Best Answer to Achieving High Quality Education   Bilingual and Multilingual Teaching and Learning PYP Virtual Workshop On November 14 & 15, 2022, the PYP team participated in a 2-day virtual workshop on Bilingual and Multilingual Teaching and Learning. In the context of IB education, all teachers are language…

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DP1 November – January 2023 Overview

Class Group: DP1 Period: November – January Homeroom Teacher: Kelvin Tian Kate Yu Unit Title: Get Ready with Diploma Program Concept: Understanding DP ATL Skills: Thinking, Self-management Introduce ATL skills students need to do well in DP and in their future endeavours. Make connections with university applications and personal development. Do exercises in different contexts.…

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MYP5 November – January 2023 Overview

Class Group: M5 Period: November – January     English Language and Literature Teacher: Mr. Ridolfo   Unit Title: Through the Eyes of Maus: The Past & Present Intertwined Concepts: KC: Perspective RC: Character, Intertextuality, Point of view, Structure ATL skills: Communication, Research, Thinking Help your child by: Have them read a variety of texts.…

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MYP4 November – January 2023 Overview

Class Group: M4 Period: November – January Homeroom MYP4A & MYP4B Teachers: Sky Du, Keon Yang ATL skills: Self-Management—Affective Skills Self-Management—Reflection Skills Help your child by: encourage them to communicate more with people around and it’s a season of giving to the poor and the needed English Language and Literature Teacher: Mrs Challenor Unit Title:…

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MYP3 November – January Overview

Class Group: M3 A/B Period: November – January Homeroom MYP3A & MYP3B Teachers: M3A: Mr. Kyle, Ms. Tracy M3B: Mr. Jonathan Lee Ching, Ms. Jasmin ATL skills: Self-Management—Affective Skills Self-Management—Reflection Skills Communication skill—Email etiquette Social skills Help your child by: Checking that they use their school diaries and following up with the homework schedule to…

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MYP1 November – January 2022 Overview

Class Group: M1 A/B Period: November – January Homeroom MYP1A Teachers: Michael Koran & Maggie Miao MYP1B Teachers: Zachary Dwyer & Matthew Lu   ATL skills: Self-Management—Affective Skills Self-Management—Reflection Skills Communication skill—Email etiquette Help your child by: Communicate with them about their self-management skills and ask to see their emails to teachers for proper etiquette.…

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December Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. End of ECAs -Thursday, 15th December Please be kindly reminded that Thursday the 15th of December 2022, marks the end of the first semester of our Extra Curricular Activities (ECA). From then onward, buses will depart the school at regular times on Tuesdays and Thursdays. A new and engaging ECA program…

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November Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. PTA Core Members Meeting In the third monthly PTA Core Members Meeting of this semester, the PTA Chairperson, together with PTA core members had a discussion with our Senior Leadership Team about the Barter Trade activity of XLIS community. Then Mr. Lalor, Deputy Head of School, shared teacher recruiting updates for…

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Child Protection at XLIS

Child Protection at XLIS Let every child grow healthily under the sunshine   One of my roles at XLIS is to serve as the Child Protection Officer. As part of this role I oversee that all staff and associates receive annual training, understand and sign the XLIS Code of Conduct and manage allegations. All cases…

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The 3rd “Blue Dragon Cup” Swimming Competition at XLIS

On 27 October 2022, Xi’an Liangjiatan International School held the 3rd Primary School Swimming Championship, at the school’s Blue Dragon Swimming Pool. 132 primary school students participated in the competition showcasing their freestyle and breaststroke skills.   25 meter Freestyle   50 meter Freestyle   The swimming program at Xi’an Liangjiatan International School aims to…

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November Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   01. PTA Core Member Meeting – Tuesday, 8th November The third monthly PTA core meeting of the school year will be held on Tuesday, November 8, and we will notify all PTA members by email later on.   02. School Bus Safety Drill – Tuesday, 8th November All of the students who…

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October Updated Events

Whole School Events   01. PTA Core Members Online Meeting In the second monthly PTA Core Members Meeting of this semester, the Senior Leadership Team and PTA representatives reflected on the organization of the International Day of Peace event held in September and took this opportunity to make positive suggestions for whole school events preparation, family-school…

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DP1 August – October 2022 Overview

Class Group: DP1 Period: August-October Homeroom Teacher: Kelvin Tian, Kate Yu Unit Title: Get Ready with Diploma Program Concept: Understanding DP ATL Skills: Thinking, Self-management Introduce ATL skills students need to do well in DP and in their future endeavours. Make connections with university applications and personal development. Do exercises in different contexts. Help Your…

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MYP5 August – October 2022 Overview

Class Group: M5 Period: August-October Homeroom MYP5A Teachers: Sophia Suo, Tanapat (Ice) Treyanurak MYP5B Teacher: Nathan Kim, Emma Yang MYP5 Homeroom marks the beginning of the end of our MYP journey. Students have kick-started the year with an introduction to the Personal Project led by Ms. Emma. Additionally, we are placing heavy emphasis on living…

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MYP4 August – October 2022 Overview

Class Group: M4 Period: Aug-Oct Homeroom MYP4A & MYP4B Teachers: Sky Du, Keon Yang, Jane Feng, Scott ATL skills: Self-Management—Affective Skills Self-Management—Reflection Skills Communication skill—Email etiquette Help your child by: Schedule weekly or monthly talk with your kids, make sure they are emotionally healthy and academically on target. Help them plan time wisely at home…

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MYP3 August – October 2022 Overview

Class Group: M3 A/B Period: August – October Homeroom Teachers: MYP3A Kyle Jooste & Tracy Shi Teachers: MYP3B Jonathon Lee & Jasmin Sun Unit Title: Getting to Know Each Other ATL skills: Self-Management—Affective Skills Self-Management—Reflection Skills Communication skill—Email etiquette Help your child by: Reminding them to use their diaries to write in their homework and…

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MYP2 August – October 2022 Overview

Class Group: M2 A/B Period: August – October Homeroom MYP2A & MYP2B Teachers: M2A: Ms. Momo and Mr. Welch M2B: Mrs Challenor and Ms. Sunny ATL skills: Self-Management—Affective Skills Self-Management—Reflection Skills Communication skill—Email etiquette Help your child by: Encouraging your child to use their XLIS diary daily at school every week. English Language and Literature…

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MYP1 August – October 2022 Overview

Class Group: M1 A/B Period: August – October Homeroom MYP1A Teachers: Michael Koran & Maggie Miao MYP1B Teachers: Randy Welch & Momo Li ATL skills: Self-Management—Affective Skills Self-Management—Reflection Skills Communication skill—Email etiquette Help your child by: Reminding your child to use their diary and to keep track of their homework. Also, remind them to view…

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October Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   1. National Holiday Saturday,1st October – Sunday, 9th October Our school’s National Holiday is observed from the 1st to the 9th of October, 2022. We kindly remind you there is no school during these dates. School will begin again on Monday the 10th of October 2022.   2. PTA Core Member Meeting – Wednesday, 12th…

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September Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. Start of ECAs ECAs began on Thursday September 1st, 2022. Each ECA that we offer is structured to provide experiences designed to enrich the intellectual, social, physical and emotional growth of the students. Opportunities for learning and enrichment are prepared in accordance with students’grade level and interests in mind. There are…

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Welcome Back

Dear XLIS Families and Friends,   First, I want to extend my warm welcome to all our returning and new families and staff joining our XLIS Community!   Please allow me to introduce myself briefly for all the families joining us this year. My name is Maria Zialcita and I am from the Philippines. I…

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EAL & Support Team

Michelle Taylor – Whole School Counselor Mrs. Taylor is a licensed professional counselor (LPC) with over 20 years of experience in mental health care. The Whole School counselor works to support students’ well-being. In secondary, she facilitates sessions on emotional health, meeting with a student individually and listening to their concerns or collaborating with parents…

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Welcome Back

Unit of Inquiry   Throughout this unit, we will inquire into How We Express Ourselves. Student will explore the pronunciation and writing rules of Pinyin initials, finals and whole recognition syllables by play-based learning that will enrich the learning content of Pinyin and enhance students’ interest in learning Chinese. They will use Pinyin as a…

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Welcome Back Upper Primary

Unit of Inquiry   For this 1st unit, students will go to the swimming pool to learn basic skills, swimming styles and games under water. They will understand the importance of safety in sports and develop their swimming ability under the well-designed training. Some specific games and activities have been selected to give out to…

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Welcome Back Lower Primary

Unit of Inquiry   Welcome to lower primary PSPE. This first unit will deal with the interconnectedness of skills, strategies and safety measures found within the activity of swimming. Students through practice will begin to eliminate the psychological aspect of fear in relation to water and water sports activities. Students will learn a multitude of…

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Welcome Back P6

Unit of Inquiry   In this unit, students will be inquiring into the reasons why people migrate by looking at human migration throughout history and different types of migration. Students will investigate into how migration shapes the community and contributes to culture diversity.   Transdisciplinary Theme: Where We Are in Place and Time   Central Idea:…

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Welcome Back P5

Unit of Inquiry   Our first unit of inquiry is under the transdisciplinary theme Who We Are.  This unit is focused on Personal, Social, and Emotional Changes & Well-being. Students will explore this through the central idea: Changes during adolescence can affect our behavior and emotions. Throughout this unit students will learn to identify various…

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Welcome Back P4

Unit of Inquiry   The transdisciplinary theme of our current unit of inquiry is ‘How We Express Ourselves’. In this unit, students will inquire into how we can express our feelings, experiences, and values through writing. Students will investigate the different themes and structures of a variety of texts and the different perspectives within them.…

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Welcome Back P3

Unit of Inquiry   Students will learn about the origins of money and examine and compare different types of money from around the world. Students will also learn about how people earn and spend money. They will learn about jobs people do to earn money and how people make plans to spend the money they…

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Welcome Back P2

Unit of Inquiry   The transdisciplinary theme of our new unit of inquiry is ‘Who We Are’. Students will be investigating the function of communities and the responsibilities of its members. They will also inquire into how people’s actions affect their community. The focus will be placed on developing students’ understanding of their own roles…

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Welcome Back P1

Unit of Inquiry   An inquiry into the nature of the self; beliefs and values; personal, physical, mental, social and spiritual health; human relationships including families, friends, communities, and cultures; rights and responsibilities; what it means to be human   Transdisciplinary Theme:  Who We Are   Central Idea: As citizens, we can contribute to our community…

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Welcome Back ECEB

Unit of Inquiry   Our first theme this year is Who We Are. We will begin by discussing our personal preferences, things we find important, and how we take care of ourselves. We will expand this to include our families and compare what our families enjoy, find important, and take care of one another. Finally,…

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Welcome Back ECEA

Unit of Inquiry   We have had a great start to the school year in ECE A. The students have settled well and are finding their way in day-to-day early years life. Some friendships have begun to form, and students are growing in confidence. I look forward to seeing the continued growth in this coming…

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August Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. Staff Orientation Week  During the week before school started our teachers returned and began to build community. Staff took a look at our schoolwide goals and planned how they would implement them in their departments. Staff also looked at the XLIS professional standards for teachers. Staff were introduced to our systems…

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XLIS Students Excel at COP15 MUN Conference

Before returning to start a new semester at Xi’an Liangjiatan International School, twenty-four XLIS students spent nearly a month preparing for and participating in the COP15 Model United Nations Environment Assembly Organized by The China National Children’s Center and Center for Environment Education and The Ministry of Ecology and Environment. Through the conference theme, Ecological…

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August Upcoming Events

On August 15th, 2022, students and staff returned to Xi’an Liangjiatan International School for a brand new 2022-2023 school year! With this new beginning, not only do we welcome new international students from different countries joining our family, but we are also fortunate to have a number of experienced experts in international education field working…

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XLIS ACS WASC Accreditation

On July 16th, 2022, Xi’an Liangjiatan International School was successfully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and has become one of the few WASC-accredited member schools in China. This official six-year WASC accreditation manifests not only a recognition of XLIS’s excellent operational management, but also an encouragement to the future development…

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June Updated Events

Whole School Events   1. Summer Holiday Duration Friday June 17th, 2022 marked the last day of the 2021-2022 academic year. The academic year of 2022-2023 starts on Monday August 15th, 2022, at regular times.   2. End of ECAs Our ECA program ended on June 2nd, 2022. The new program starts on September 1st, 2022.…

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Think deeply, Go further

Think deeply, Go further-Strengthen cultural confidence & Create an enabling learning community   Xi’an Liangjiatan International School is located in Xi’an Hi-Tech Development Zone, and the campus is between the iconic Qinling Mountain range and the historic Feng River. From June 25th to 26th, the Chinese Conference of the Association of China and Mongolia International…

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The Unforgettable Day

The Jr. Chang’an Cup The 2nd Annual Xi’an International Elementary Basketball Invitational   Saturday, May 14th was one of the most unforgettable days in my life. Excitement, joy, and happiness surrounded me after winning the Jr. Chang’an Cup championship by only one point. The thing is we won against Kangchiao, a school with big and…

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XLIS New Faculties for 2022-2023 School Year

“The ultimate end of education is not a perfection in the accomplishments of the school, but fitness for life; not the acquirement of habits of blind obedience, and of prescribed diligence, but a preparation for independent action.”———  Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi   Teachers play an important role in children’s critical period of growth. Xi’an Liangjiatan International…

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XLIS 2022 Summer Camp

Dear XLIS Community,   As the only Shaanxi International Youth Collaboration Camp in the region, Xi’an Liangjiatan International School, is proud to present the 2022 Summer Camp program. This exciting set of age-appropriate activities were carefully created for children to explore learning experiences that are fun and engaging. Teachers and students will have a multicultural…

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The XLIS 2022 Spring Fair

“Resilience is a precious skill. People who have it have three advantages: a belief they can influence life events, a tendency to find meaning and purpose in life’s turmoil, and a conviction they can learn from positive and negative experiences.” Amanda Ripley, Journalist. ——Amanda Ripley, Journalist.    At XLIS, we pride ourselves in being problem…

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June Upcoming Events

Whole School Events   01.End of ECAs – Thursday, 2nd June Dear parents, please be kindly reminded that our ECA program will end on June 2nd, 2022. From then onward, buses will depart the school at regular times on Tuesdays and Thursdays, until the new program starts in September 1st, 2022. Thanks to all of you…

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May Updated Events

Whole School Events   01. PTA Core Members Meeting The training on the “Restorative Practices Policy” was conducted at the monthly PTA core member meeting .   02. XLIS Was Ranked among Top 100 China International Schools Organized by The Forbes China The Forbes China International School Annual Selection was released on Tuesday, May 24th, 2022.…

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PYP Student Council

A Story about the PYP Student Council’s Many Successes and a Look Forward to What’s to Come.   This school year began with a lot of uncertainties. Classes were taught online with students and staff in varying levels of home isolation, but that did not dampen the spirits of the students. Dozens of XLIS’ brightest…

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XLIS PYP Exhibition 2022

This year’s PYP Exhibition was held successfully on campus, and we were delighted to share our celebration globally through live streaming. The Exhibition is one of the key elements of the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program (IB PYP). It is an authentic opportunity for students to showcase the knowledge and skills they learned in the…

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Personal Projects 2022 at XLIS

Last month our MYP5 students shared their Personal Projects with the school community during our PP Exhibition. Over eight months, our seventeen MYP5 students researched and produced their independent projects. Each student worked with a teacher-supervisor who acted as a mentor and a guide on the side. The students delved into issues of personal importance,…

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Math Kangaroo at XLIS

Math Kangaroo Committee Announces Xi’an Liangjiatan International School as the official test center in China   After much effort and preparation, Xi’an Liangjiatan International School has been officially authorized as a permanent test center for the Math Kangaroo competition in March, and the registration channel is also opened to students from outside schools.   Math…

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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…

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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…

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