HIS Student Outcomes
Critical Thinkers and Problem Solvers
Persons of High Character
HIS will take part in the SASMO math contest, one of the largest math contests in Asia, organized by Singapore International Math Contests Centre. The contest will be held in HIS on April 15, 2017. SASMO is open to all students grade 7 to 10. For more information about the contest, please visit http://sasmo.sg/ or see Ms. Chang. The registration fee is NT$500. If you are interested in participating in the contest, please register with Ms. Yeh by February 20.
HIS will be heading back to the World Scholar's Cup this year! The educational tournament will be held Friday March 31-Saturday April 1, 2017. We will be leaving Thursday night , March 30.
For those who are not familiar with World Scholar's Cup, this is an opportunity for students to explore academic subjects and compete in debate, group writing, and game-show style competitions. This years theme is "An Unlikely World", and students will study science, technology, literature, art, music, history, and a surprise "special area" that will be announced shortly before the competition. There is a team debate and group writing competition for teams of three students, as well as the individual competitions.
The cost of the tournament will be around 8,000 NT$, including transportation, hotel, and spending money. For more information about the tournament, please visit http://www.scholarscup.