21 February 2020

Connecting with your child through Drama

Drama is a creative outlet for children to learn more about themselves and others, it opens up great potential for connecting with your child at home. Our passionate drama teacher, Ms Amy Percival has some activities for families to try together. [Read More]
20 February 2020

Supporting your Elementary Child with Home Learning

The links between student, school and parent or guardian are vital for student success. At Stamford, we are proud of how strongly they are forged – and the contribution this makes to our community and our students’ achievements. [Read More]
14 February 2020

Staying Active and Healthy at Home

Regular physical activity has immense benefits particularly for health and mental well-being. As we believe that happy and healthy children learn best, our PE Coordinator, Mr Lee McQuade will share some important ways to keep our bodies and minds active and healthy at home. [Read More]
10 February 2020

Tips to Help Your Child Build Confidence

Confidence is an important skill and helping to build a child’s confidence can often pose a challenge for parents. It is critical to maintain a balance between supporting and not pushing too hard. A few small steps can make a big difference over time to help nudge your child along to becoming confident and able to ex...

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7 February 2020

Play-based Music for Elementary Students at Home

Creativity, self-expression, and confidence are important skills that benefit students both in the classroom and beyond. As many families will be spending time together at home over the coming weeks, this is a great opportunity to explore some new, fun ways to develop these skills at home with inspiration from our Stam...

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7 February 2020

Counselor’s Corner: Put on Your Own Oxygen Mask Before Assisting Others

It is also important to recognize that sometimes self-care is not enough, and we need to seek extra support from a mental health professional. How can you tell that your “oxygen level” is too low? Here is some information that might help you recognize that it’s time to reach out! [Read More]
6 February 2020

5 Tips for Parents: How to Use Technology Wisely at Home

Learn some quick tips to help your child use technology responsibly at home. [Read More]
24 January 2020

CNY Celebration 2020

What an impressive CNY Celebration we had at Stamford HK! For two days, our entire community gathered in our 10,000 sq ft arena to enjoy spectacular performances such as kung fu show and Chinese folk dance. [Read More]
29 November 2019

Creating a culture

When a typhoon put one school’s classrooms out of bounds, the leadership team instead focused on creating a culture, says Karrie Dietz. [Read More]
18 November 2019

Counselor’s Corner: It’s Good to Talk

Students are much more stressed out than we sometimes realize. In a recent study, The American Psychological Association stated that 20% of children report that “they worry a great deal or a lot,” yet only 3% of parents rate their child’s stress as extreme. [Read More]
28 October 2019

Counselor’s Corner: Healthy Lifestyle

Developing children and young people require adequate nutrition to fuel crucial brain development alongside their daily energy needs. In addition to eating healthy balanced meals, children need to be physically active promoting physical, mental health and wellbeing and preventing childhood obesity and associated dis...

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4 October 2019

Stamford Hong Kong Celebrated First-ever Cognita’s Global “Be Well Day”

What does a whole-school wellbeing day look like? A fantastic day of mindfulness, arts and exercise, and team-building activities it is! Stamford American School Hong Kong today collaborated with over 70 schools around the world to celebrate the Global “Be Well Day” that was initiated by the Cognita schools group. ...

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27 September 2019

Counselor’s Corner: Self-Care September

Well-being is defined as a state of being comfortable, healthy, and happy. It includes feeling socially connected and experiencing a sense of meaning and purpose. [Read More]
19 September 2019

Experience Stamford American School: Open Day Oct 12

Experience a taste of what we have to offer for your child on October 12th, 10am-1pm. This fun-filled morning will allow your child to get creative in STEM workshops with MakerBay or drop by our Innovation Center. [Read More]
28 June 2019

The Power of the Arts

Stamford nurtures the whole child through a broad and balanced curriculum which includes drama, music and art classes. Students are exposed to the rich world that the arts have to offer from age 5, and are empowered to reach their full potentials and walk away with invaluable confidence and expression skills. [Read More]