As a team, three Secondary Four students participated in the Inter-school Science Quiz Competition 2018 and got the First Runner-up. The competition was organized by the HKU Science Outreaching Team, including quick response questions, chemical analysis and soil analysis. The competition aims at inspiring tomorrow’s scientists and engage students in developing a career in science.
Mathematics, Science & Technology Competition Awards
Chemistry Online Self-study Award Scheme
Participating in the Chemistry Online Self-study Award Scheme, six Secondary Five students were honored with the Diamond Award. The award scheme, organized by the Hong Kong Virtual University and the Science Education Section of the Education Bureau, aims to nurture scientific literacy of senior secondary school students by providing them with an exposure to more advanced chemistry online lectures. Having attended the online courses and tests, not only can the senior form students acquire different riveting chemistry knowledge beyond their textbooks, but more importantly, they can ignite their curiosity towards chemistry.
Australian National Chemistry Quiz 2018
The Australian National Chemistry Quiz 2018, run by the Royal Australian Chemical Institute, was held on 3rd July 2018. Our school got excellent results in the quiz with eight senior form students getting distinctions. The quiz aims to promote chemistry in school and enhances students’ enthusiasm for chemistry. Consisting of 30 multiple questions, the chemistry quiz was based on a non-specific syllabus and required students to complete the task within one hour. Through participating in the quiz, students can be more proficient in chemistry knowledge.
STEAM Education: 3D Chinese Cultural Architectural Design Competition
Four of our Secondary 1-5 students participated in the 3D Chinese Cultural Architectural Design Competition on 29th Sep, 2018. It is a competition organized by Tin Ka Ping Foundation and The Education University of Hong Kong, aiming to develop technology and creativity. They got the Merit Award and $500.
International Robotic Olympiad 2018
26 of our Secondary 1-5 students participated in the International Robotic Olympiad 2018 on 21st July, 2018. It is a competition organized by Hong Kong Robotic Olympic Association, aiming to develop and improve students' technical literacy by giving students more opportunities to solve problems. The students got three Champions, eight First Runners-up, eight Second Runners-up and three Third Runners-up.
Hit It Off and Sterilisation Action Competitions
8 of our Secondary 1-5 students participated in the competitions Hit It Off (一擊即中) and Sterilisation Action (滅菌大行動) at Tang King Po School on 30 June, 2018. It is a competition organised by Creative Technology-Cultural Activity Center, aiming to develop and improve students' technical literacy by giving students more opportunities to solve problems. The students got two Champions and two First Runners up.