Ah! Summertime. A glorious period of camping and bonfires, swimming and boating, sleeping until noon and doing nothing… Yes, summertime is a vacation; a break, but how can you balance the freedom of summer and prevent the summer slide? [Read More]
If you are struggling because you think your child is not motivated to do their work, know that you are not alone. Your child is not lazy or dysfunctional. They have just lost their sense of control. Continue reading to see how you can inspire your child.
Learning a second language at home is a challenge for both students and their parents. Our Head of Modern Languages, Ms. Qian Wang shared these expert tips on supporting your child’s language learning at home.
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]
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]
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...
Moving onto a new school from kindergarten and preschool can often be a source of anxiety for children and parents too. However, like any stepping stone in life preparation is the key in order to handle change better. To help children get ready for primary school parents are often concerned about the admissions intervi...
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...
Stamford American School Hong Kong offers an inspiring world of education for students aged 5 to 18 using an inquiry-based learning approach combined with rigorous American academic standards. Graduates receive an American diploma and the option of the IB Diploma*, both offering access to top universities worldwide.
To prepare children for the future, starting from the age of 5, our pioneering STEMinn program (science, technology, engineering, math and innovation) develops critical skills needed for the 21st century by combining innovative projects with the latest technology. In addition to core subjects, our broad and balanced curriculum includes athletics, the arts, and a daily world language program (Mandarin or Spanish) or a bilingual option (Mandarin/English) in lower elementary. We offer a wide variety of after-school programs so every child can pursue their passion and interests.