* School Calendar 2013 - 2014 *
Fee Remission Scheme
School Prospectus
Form One Admission
Green Corner @ SPCS
Plan on NSS Academic Structure
Habits of Mind
LEAD
Creative Media Centre @ SPCS
The ICT Register
150th Anniversary
Poetry For Pleasure
QEF Project
SPCSPTA
Wanchai Police School Link
19 Aug 2014: Leadership Training 20 Aug 2014: Leadership Training 22 Aug 2014: Staff Meeting 23 Aug 2014: Form One Orientation 25 Aug 2014: Staff Development 26 Aug 2014: Staff Development

2014.07
South China Media – 16th Hong Kong Secondary School Cooking Competition – 1st Runner-up & The Best Cheerleading Team Award
  On 19th July 2014, Katie Lam (F.4T), Agnes Chan (F.5P) and Joanne Lee(F.5P) and our Cheerleading Team members Jasmine Choy (F.2S), Vicky Chiu (F.2T), Tinbo Chui (F.2T), Linda Wu (F.2T), Jennifer Kwok (F.2U), Anna Li (F.2U), Jenny Ng (F.2L), Divya Pradhan (F.3L), Mahum Nayyar Shaikh (F.3L), Meg Yuen (F.4P), and Michelle Anne Raymundo (F.4L), participated in South China Media’s 16th Hong Kong Secondary School Cooking Competition Finale. The dish “Fishermen’s Lullaby” 漁舟唱晚 was highly appreciated by the judges and the cheerleading team’s performance was a spectacular success. The Cooking Team obtained 1st Runner-up and the Cheerleading Team won The Best Cheerleading Team Award (最落力啦啦隊大獎). Congratulations to our Paulinians! Click here for more information.

Second-hand book sale
  The second-hand book sale was successfully held on 10th and 11th of July, 2014. Senior students sold textbooks to lower form students at 50% discount. Through this activity, students display the Paulinian spirit of helping each other. It also promotes conservancy as books can be used repeatedly. The activity was hugely successful, with active participation from buyers and sellers alike. Participants were all very enthusiastic as they could purchase books at discounted price. We hope that Paulinians can continue to support this meaningful activity next year. Click here for more information.

Future Leaders Award (明日領袖獎)
  The Future Leaders Prize Presentation Ceremony (明日領袖獎頒獎禮) organized by The Outstanding Young Person’s Association, Education Bureau and the Youth Arch Foundation was held on 9th July 2014. Our students, Joyce Yeung (F.6S), Lois Choy (F.6P), Bella Chan, Tiffany Chan, Carmen Yam (F.5A), Chloe Tse (F.4P), Denice Law (F.4U), Eunice Shing and Ellie To (F.3S), received the Future Leaders Award in recognition of their outstanding leadership qualities. Congratulations! Click here for more information.

16 Habits of Mind Workshop
  On 9th July 2014, our F.4 students participated in a leadership training programme in our school hall. They explored the characteristics of good leaders and learned how to apply the 16 Habits of Mind in their role as young school leaders as well as in their learning. Click here for more information.

Mathematics Book Report Competition for Secondary Schools (2013/2014)
  Ellie To (F.3S) and Qianna Chung (F.3T) obtained a First Class award and a Second Class award respectively in the Mathematics Book Report Competition for Secondary Schools (2013/2014) organized by EDB. The winning entries are based on the books "Mathematics for the Imagination" and "How to lie with charts". Mr R Li, their adviser, attended the prize-giving ceremony together with them on 9th July. Click here for more information.

Report on the Fifth Professional Development School Seminar 2013-2014
  The fifth PDS seminar entitled ‘Use of Apps in Teaching and Celebration of Success’ was held on Tuesday, 8th July 2014 from 2:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. at SKH St. Mary’s Church Mok Hing Yiu College. The workshop was a joint venture, attended by 24 persons from 6 schools, including our school, three partner schools and two other schools. There were 5 teachers from SKH St. Mary’s Church Mok Hing Yiu College, 2 teachers from Confucian Ho Kwok Pui Chun College, 4 teachers from St. Stephen’s Girls’ College, 4 teachers from HKFYG Lee Shau Kee College, 4 teachers from Ching Chung Hau Po Woon Secondary School and 5 staff members from our school. Click here for more information.

London Study Tour – STEM Summer School at Imperial College
  On 7th to 18th July, 24 Form 4 students participated in the STEM Summer School at Imperial College, London. Their horizons have been broadened as they attended vivid academic courses of Chemistry and Mathematics, made friends with their college mentors, and ventured London’s magnificent scenic spots. Throughout the tour they were flushed with thoughts and emotions of reluctance, bitterness, but at the same time exhilaration and gratitude. Click here for more information.

Digichem” Video Production Competition for Hong Kong Secondary Schools 2014 organized by the Hong Kong Association for Science and Mathematics Education
  The prize-giving ceremony of the “Digichem” Video Production Competition for Hong Kong Secondary Schools 2014 was successfully held on 5th July 2014. Two teams of students from our school participated in the competition and produced videos entitled “The Lying Copper Ring” and “MSG Test Kit”. Jennifer Mak and Heidi Suen of F.3S and Qianna Chung of F.3T were the Champion team in the junior secondary division while Sonia Chan and Dorothy Lau of F.5P were the Champion team in the senior secondary division. Both teams were awarded a trophy, $1300 book coupons and certificates. Click here for more information.

Hong Kong Chemistry Olympiad for Secondary Schools (2013-14) organized by the Hong Kong Association for Science and Mathematics Education, Hong Kong Chemical Society, Royal Society of Chemistry and the Education Bureau
  On 5th July 2014, Sonia Chan and Dorothy Lau of F.5P and Tiffany Chan, Katherine Lai and Seraph Wu of F.5A presented their project entitled ‘Metallic Rainbow’ in the final round of the Hong Kong Chemistry Olympiad for Secondary Schools 2013-14. They won the 1st Runner-up prize in the competition, receiving a trophy, silver medals, $1000 book coupons and certificates. Click here for more information.

The Hong Kong Synchronized Swimming Routine Competition 2014
  The Hong Kong Synchronized Swimming Routine Competition 2014 organized by Hong Kong Amateur Association was held at Kowloon Park Swimming Pool on 6th July, 2014. Samantha Cheung of F.3P was the Champion in Free Solo event (age 13-15) as well as Free Duet event (age 13-15). Samantha also received the Silver award in Technical Duet event (open age group). Click here for more information.

Celebration of Success
  The Celebration of Success programme was held in our school hall on 4th July, 2014. We were glad to have Dr. Cecilia Lam, CEO of Rehabaid Society, as our Guest of Honour. During the programme, student volunteers shared their experiences of the different kinds of voluntary service they had done during the DIP lessons on Wednesdays. Students who had joined the Switch on Dreams projects, namely Nurturing Cooking Talents with Hearing Impaired Peers, Medical Outreach Support for the Elderly and Writing eBooks for the Elderly, also shared their meaningful experiences with the audience. In particular, the Cleft Lip Service Tour in Dan Shui, China, in which our students worked with medical practitioners from the US, was most touching. Click here for more information.

The 18 Districts Cheering Competition 2014
  The 18 Districts Cheering Competition 2014 was successfully held at Queen Elizabeth Stadium on 1st July, 2014. Our school represented Wan Chai District and received Merit Award. The members were: Click here for more information.

2014.06
Brescia tour 2014
  June 30th 2014 was not only St. Paul’s Day but it was also the start of the tour to Brescia University College in London, Ontario, Canada, for 30 F.3 Paulinians and 3 of our teachers. Through the different activities that the counselors had organized for us, we had a better understanding of ourselves and learnt valuable lessons in leadership. The Low Ropes Challenge, for example, taught us the importance of teamwork and that trying to execute a task on one’s own can lead to conflicts. Every member in a group plays an important role and is essential to the completion of a task. We also learnt that one of the keys to success is effective communication and cooperation with others. Click here for more information.

Study Tour to Spain 30th June – 12th July 2014
  Hola! This year 50 students from Forms 1, 2, 3 & 4 took part in a study and cultural tour to Avila, Spain. In the mornings, the students had 5 hours of Spanish lessons at the University of Salamanca, Avila Campus. They were divided into 4 levels based on ability and aptitude. The lessons consisted of 3 hours of Spanish language, 1 hour of Communication and 1 hour of Spanish culture.Although they were reticent at first, the students quickly gained confidence and towards the end of the first week they were willing to speak up and communicate with their teachers. During their visit the students got to put their Spanish to practical use when shopping and exploring various Spanish cities. Click here for more information.

St Paul’s Day
  St Paul’s Day was successfully held on 30th June, 2014. The day started with a mass held in the Christ of the King Chapel. All teachers and students gathered to celebrate the feast day of our patron saint. The mass was followed by the St. Paul’s Day Programme, in which the F.6 students made a video called “6 kinds of Paulinians”. It focused on their school life, friendship and Paulinian spirit. Reminiscing fond memories and conveying heartfelt gratitude to their teachers were also expressed. To end the happy occasion, students sang “Friends” and the school hymn. It was truly a touching moment. Click here for more information.

The Ground-breaking Ceremony for our new green block - Smart Oasis
  St. Paul’s Day on 29th June, 2014 was a day of thanksgiving for the Paulinian family. It was also the day when we laid the foundation for our new green block, Smart Oasis, on our school campus. The Ground-breaking Ceremony was held in the afternoon to commemorate the event. We were very honoured to have Rev. Fr. Michael Yeung, Vicar General of the Hong Kong Catholic Diocese, and Rev. Fr. Patrick Sun, who is also a Paulinian, officiate at the ceremony. We were also pleased to have our recently formed Alumni Choir and our Catholic Choir lead us in the singing during the ceremony. Click here for more information.

Prosecution Week
  On 26th June 2014, Paulinians were invited to attend a Prosecution Week event held by the Department of Justice, on the theme “Fearless, Accountable, Impartial, Robust”. The activity was jointly organized by the English Debating Society and the Careers Team to promote students’ awareness of the rule of law. A detailed briefing on the work of the Prosecutions Division provided an opportunity for Form 5 students to consider work in court as a possible career option in the future. Students also visited the District Court and did a role-play activity in the Mock Court, which enabled them to observe the operation of court proceedings. Through this fruitful experience, students were able to have a good understanding of the importance of the role of citizens in the Hong Kong criminal justice system. Click here for more information.

Film/Video Production Summer Camp in Zhuhai
  From 23rd to 28th June 2014, 24 Form 4 to Form 6 students, accompanied by four teachers, travelled to United International College in Zhuhai, China, to study film production. The one-week programme consisted of classes including Aesthetics in Film, Introduction to Non-fiction Video Production, Script Writing, Video Cinematography and Film & Video Editing. The course was intensive and equipped students with professional skills and knowledge of film production. They were able to apply what they had learnt and produce their own microfilm on the campus. All students and teachers found the course fascinating. Click here for more information.

Workshop on Legal Issues in School
  The workshop was held in the primary school hall on 9th June from 9 am to 1 pm. Around two hundred teachers coming from the primary and secondary section of St. Paul’s Convent School and St. Pual’s Secondary School participated in the workshop. It proved to be successful and fruitful as the speakers, Professor Chris Lam and Solicitor Ms. Vera Lam gave valuable information on legal issues in school. Click here for more information.

2014.05
Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition 2014 organized by The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, the Education Bureau, the Hong Kong Science Museum and supported by the Innovation and Technology Commission and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation
  The Final Judging cum Award Presentation Ceremony of the Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition 2014 was successfully held on 31st May 2014. Sonia Chan, Dorothy Lau of F.5P and Tiffany Chan, Katherine Lai, Seraph Wu of F.5A won the Championship and the “Water Science Award” for their investigation project named “Metallic Rainbow” in the Senior Division. They received a trophy and certificates. The team will be sponsored to a Korea exchange programme in late August. Also, Dorothy Lau won “The Visitors’ Favourite Award of Science Drawing Contest”, receiving a certificate and a museum pass. Click here for more information.

HKU Nursing Admission Talk
  We were very pleased to have Dr. Agnes Tiwari, Head of the School of Nursing (HKU) and Ms. Emily Yuen, an outstanding student ambassador, give our students an admission talk on 30th May 2014. Professor Tiwari, who had wanted to be a nurse ever since she was a child, introduced the importance of medical advancement in the field of nursing. She also emphasized that nurses were as essential to the medical profession as doctors. Furthermore, the guest speakers provided detailed and valuable information, such as the responsibilities of nurses and the future prospects of graduates. All the students found the talk very insightful. Click here for more information.

The Opening Ceremony of the 16th Secondary School Cooking Competition
  The Opening Ceremony of the 16th Secondary School Cooking Competition was held at Cyberport on 31st May, 2014. The ‘Taste Ambassadors’ of the year were celebrities Corinna Chamberlain and Michelle Wai and they started the competition along with special guest Vincy Chan. Our school’s cheering team was invited to perform on this grand occasion and the 6 Paulinians, Joyce Chan of F.4S, Katie Lam of F.4T, Hilda Cheng, Jocelyn Mak and Meg Yuen of F.4P, and Irena Wong of F.4S, who participated in this event enjoyed themselves immensely. Click here for more information.

The Under 20 Fencing Championships 2014
  The Under 20 Fencing Championships 2014, organized by the Hong Kong Fencing Association and the Cultural Services Department, was held at the Hong Kong Sports Centre on 24th May, 2014. Debbie Ho of F.5U was the Champion in the Under 17 Women’s Epee event and the 2nd Runner-up in the Under 20 Women’s Epee event in the Under 20 Fencing Championships 2014. Click here for more information.

The 14th Macao Open and Age Group Synchronized Swimming Championship 2014
  The 14th Macao Open and Age G​roup Synchronized Swimming Championship 2014 was held at Aquatic Center of the Olympic Sports Centre, Macao from 23 to 25th May, 2014. In the Age Group of 13-15, Samantha Cheung of F.3P was the Champion in Free Routine Solo event, the 3rd Runner-up in Figure event. Samantha also received the Silver Award in All Round Solo and Duet events, as well as the Bronze Award in Team Free Routine event. Click here for more information.

Workshop on Student Assessment
  On the 21st May 2014 teachers from English, Chinese and Maths Department attended a workshop for student assessment conducted by the HKEAA. The workshop aimed at introducing to teachers the "Student Assessment" system. This SA system is an online assessment tool that allows teachers conduct assessment according to their students’ needs and learning progress so as to enhance the effectiveness of student learning. Click here for more information.

2013-2014 Age Group Short Course Swimming Championships ​
  Megan Tam of F.3U was the 2nd Runner-up of 200m Butterfly event in the 2014-2015 Age Group Short Course Swimming Competition- Division 1 (Part 1) held at Victoria Park Swimming Pool from 17-18th May, 2014. Megan was also the 2nd Runner-up of 100m Butterfly event in the 2013-2014 Age Group Short Course Swimming Championships held at Victoria Park Swimming Pool from 14-16th March, 2014. Click here for more information.

The 2014 Hong Kong Acrobatic Gymnastics Group Competition (Open)
  The 2014 Hong Kong Acrobatic Gymnastics Group Competition (Open), organized by the Gymnastics Association Hong Kong, China, was held in Ma On Shan Sports Centre on 11th May, 2014. Megan Wong of F. 1L was the Champion in the Mixed Double Event. Click here for more information.

The Bonaqua All HK Schools Jing Ying Badminton (Team) Tournament 2013-2014
  The Bonaqua All HK Schools Jing Ying Badminton (Team) Tournament 2013-2014 was held at Po Kong Village Road Sports Center on 11th May, 2014. Our badminton team was the 3rd Runner-up and the team members were Maisie Luk of F.1T, Vanessa Chan of F.1P, Megan Chan of F.1U, Clarrie Kong of F.2P, Catherine Tam of F.2L, Tina Ip and Sharon Lam of F.3S, and Hannah Kong of F.3T. Click here for more information.

The Samsung 57th Festival of Sports IAAF World Athletics Day 2014
  The Samsung 57th Festival of Sports IAAF World Athletics Day 2014, organized by Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association, was held at Wan Chai Sports Ground on 11th May, 2014. Tracy Chui of F.3U was the 2nd Runner-up in 100m Hurdles event. Click here for more information.

A.S. Watson Group Hong Kong Student Sports Awards 2013-2014
  Martina Chan F.5T received the A.S. Watson Group Hong Kong Student Sports Awards 2013-2014. The Prize presentation ceremony was held at Jockey Club Auditorium, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University on 11th May, 2014. Click here for more information.

Annual Swimming Gala 2013-2014 on 8th May, 2014 at Victoria Park Swimming Pool
  Our Annual Swimming Gala was held at Victoria Park Swimming Pool on 8th May, 2014. We were very pleased to have Prof. Waye Miu Yee Mary, from the School of Biomedical Sciences at the Faculty of Medicine, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, as our Guest of Honour. We all enjoyed ourselves very much. Here are the results and some snapshots. Enjoy! Click here for more information.

2013 Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence Awards presentation Ceremony
  On 2 May 2014, our school was very honoured to receive the 2013 Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence (HKAEE) Bronze Award for Secondary School Subsector in Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The event was organized by Environmental Campaign Committee (ECC) to recognize the great effort of the school in promoting excellent environmental practises and management in the secondary school sectors. Mr Wong Kam-sing, JP, the Secretary for the Environment was invited as the officiating guest of ceremony and our Principal, Sister Margaret Wong received the trophy from one of the guests of ceremony. Click here for more information.

The JST Windsurfing Competition
  The JST Windsurfing Competition, organized by the Windsurfing Association of Hong Kong, was held at Tai Mei Tuk Watersports Center on 5th and 6th April, 2014. Giselle So of F.4P was the 1st Runner-up. The Wong Shek Kayak Race 2013 (distance race) Competition, organized by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, was held at Wong Shek Watersports Centre on 1st May, 2014. Gisselle So of F.4P was the 1st Runner-up. Click here for more information.

2014.04
The Inter-School Table Tennis A Grade Competition
  The Inter-School Table Tennis A Grade Competition, organized by the Hong Kong Sports Federation, was held at Lam Tin South Sports Center on 30th November, 2013. Our A Grade students received the 3rd Runner-up. The team members were Michelle Lo of F.5S and Cecil Chan of F.5S, Ruby Yeung of F.4S and Joey Yip of F.3S. The prize presentation was held at Cheung Chuk Shan College on 30th April, 2014. Click here for more information.

Report on Student Forum on HKSAR Government 2014 Policy Address and Financial Budget
  The PDS Student forum on the 'HKSAR government 2014 Policy Address and Financial Budget' was held on Wednesday, 30th April 2014 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at St. Paul's Convent School. This student forum was the first of its kind in PDS activities in Hong Kong. 42 students, from different schools in Hong Kong, took part in this inter-school event. In addition, 12 other participants, including 3 teachers from Ching Chung Hau Po Woon Secondary School, 2 teachers from HKFYG Lee Shau Kee College, 1 teacher from St. Stephen's Girls College, 4 teachers from St. Paul's Convent School and 2 EDB members, assisted in the activity. Click here for more information.

The Hong Kong Team Challenge 2014
  The Hong Kong Team Challenge 2014, jointly organized by Tai Hang Youth Centre, Cultural and Leisure Services Committee of Wan Chai District Council , Hong Kong Fencing Association & Les Escrimeurs (Hong Kong), was held at Harbour Road Sports Centre on 27th April, 2014. Debbie Ho of F. 5U was the Champion of the Ladies’ Epee Team. Click here for more information.

Danish National Science Fair 2014 organized by Danish Science Factory
  Sabrina Leung of F.6U participated in the Danish National Science Fair 2014 held in Copenhagen, Denmark, from 24th April to 1st May, 2014. This science fair is an annual forum for high school students in Denmark and delegations from affiliated fairs to display top projects and independent research. Sabrina won the 1st Prize for her project "The Ultimate Maillard Formula to Gastronomic Wonders" and went on stage to receive a scholarship of US $300 and a certificate from Prince Joachim and the Minister of Education of Denmark! Click here for more information.

The ISI Glacier Open and Basic Challenge 2014
  The ISI Glacier Open and Basic Challenge 2014, organized by the Ice Skating Institute of Asia, was held at the Festival Walk Glacier on 24th and 26th April, 2014. Chloe Tang of F.2T was the Champion of the Stroking Competition, 1st Runner-up of the Duel (Jump and Spin) Competition as well as 2nd Runner-up of the Solo Competition. Click here for more information.

Wharf Hong Kong Secondary School Art Competition 2013 – 2014
  Clarice Hong, of F.5T, participated in the Wharf Hong Kong Secondary School Art Competition 2013 – 2014. She won the Championship for her painting, “The Crows”, and received a trophy, a certificate, a cash prize of HK $5000 and a book voucher of HK $5000! She was also invited to join an overseas cultural exchange tour. In addition, she will have the opportunity to take part in courses offered by renowned art institutions in Hong Kong. She can also apply to the Wharf (Holdings) Limited for a scholarship to pursue further studies in Art. The exhibition is now being held in Harbour City and will last up to 21st April. It will also be held in Plaza Hollywood from 23rd to 28th April and in Times Square, from 19th to 25th May. Click here for more information.

Stem Cell and Society Booth Competition
  Two teams of our students joined the Stem Cell and Society Booth Competition organized by HKU Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Consortium (SCRMC). Our students presented their research on stem cells to the judges and the public in Hong Kong Science Park on 26th April, 2014. Noelle Chiong of F.5S and Ravneet Saran of F.5P were the champion team and won "The Best Booth Exhibition Award", while Carmen Yam of F.5A and Tiffany Pau of F.4P were the second runner-up team. They received trophies and certificates. Noelle and Ravneet will be granted a summer internship opportunity with a cash award of up to $6000 for making human brain and heart cells in a stem cell laboratory in HKU. Congratulations!​ Click here for more information.

Peacemakers’ Celebration
  The Peacemakers' Celebration, organized by the UNESCO Hong Kong, was successfully held on 12 April 2014. This event served not only as the highlight of the ‘Peace for All’ Youth Programme but also offered a valuable inter-cultural platform for different nations and ethnic groups to nurture their sense of global harmony. Click here for more information.

Documentary Competition (「愛回家」短片拍攝比賽)
  Estella Ying (F.5P), Cosette Chan, Hilda Hui, Ivonne Lam, Kathy Wong and Mary Yuen (F.5L) participated in the Documentary Competition (「愛回家」短片拍攝比賽) organized by New Youth Forum Hong Kong and have obtained good results. They produce a short film titled "徧尋.歸途.歸宿" with their passion and creativity. They have attained the Merit Award and "The most popular video" Award and received $4000 scholarship. Their documentary would be screened in a premiere event and their work would be disseminated to all secondary schools and youth organizations in Hong Kong for reference. Click here for more information.

The WAC Junior Athletics Challenge
  The WAC Junior Athletics Challenge, organized by Watsons Athletics Club, was held at Wan Chai Sports Ground on 6th April, 2014. Kimberly Ma of F.5S was the 2nd Runner-up in A Grade 100m Hurdles event. Hazel Yeung of F. 5S was the 2nd Runner-up in A Grade 100m event. Martina Chan of F. 5T was the 2nd Runner-up in A Grade Long Jump event. Tracy Chui of F. 3U was the Champion in B Grade 100m Hurdles event. Click here for more information.

Cheering Team Competition
  Our Sports Day Finals was cancelled due to unstable weather. The Cheering Team competition and Prize-giving Ceremony were held at the school hall on 3rd April, 2014. All F.1 students performed with great enthusiasm and energy during the competition, filling the school hall with unreserved applause. Kenny House won the Best Cheering Team award. We were fortunate to have Rev. Mother Jacqueline Ho as our Guest of Honour and present the prizes to the winners. Congratulations to all winners. Click here for more information.

Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) Outstanding Cambridge Learner Award
  One of our past students, Aleena Wong Sz Ching of F.6A (2012-2013), received the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) Outstanding Cambridge Learner Award in recognition of her outstanding result in the French Language examination of the Category C Subjects for the June 2013 series. The certificate was presented to her on 1 April 2014. With her excellent comprehension and writing skills, Aleena was able to excel in the challenging French AS Level paper of the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE). She did particularly well in the demanding Speaking test, talking about pollution and environmental protection. Well done Aleena! Click here for more information.

2014.03
The Inter-School Badminton Competition (C Grade) Finals
  The Inter-School Badminton Competition (C Grade) Finals, organized by Hong Kong School Sports Federation, was held at Chai Wan Sports Centre on 30th March, 2014. Our team was the Champion. The team members were Maisie Luk of F.1T, Vanessa Chan of F.1P, Megan Chan of F.1U, Grade Tam of F.2T, Clarrie Kong of F.2P, Lois Lam of F.2U, Janice Cheng and Catherine Tam of F.2L. Click here for more information.

Hong Kong Youth Science and Technology Innovation Competition (2013-2014) organized by the Hong Kong New Generation Cultural Association Science Innovation Centre
  On 29th March, 2014, Tiffany Chan, Katherine Lai and Seraph Wu of F.5A presented their project ‘Metallic Rainbow’ in the Hong Kong Youth Science and Technology Innovation Competition (2013-2014) in the category of Science and Technology Invention Works - Chemistry and Material Science (Senior Secondary Section). They attained the 1st Place Award and the “Most Outstanding Exhibit Award in Materials Science”. They received a trophy and a certificate. Click here for more information.

French singing competition
  On Saturday, 29th March 2014, nine students from F.2A went to the French International School to take part in Les Francophonistes 2014 (a competition celebrating the French language in various countries). Arvinder Brar, Muskaan Chandani, Jade Courchesne, Ariba Fatima, Karen Guan, Hamail Zakaullah, Jasleen Gill, Neha Khairpuri and Mahika Khanna represented Romania and had to learn and perform a Romanian folk song in French. Click here for more information.

Sir Ellis Kadoorie (S) Primary School Sports Day
  On 27th March, 2014, twenty Paulinians assisted teachers at Sir Ellis Kadoorie (S) Primary School to run their Sports Day programme at Wan Chai Sports Ground. These students attended a briefing session by Mr. Loi, PE teacher of Sir Ellis Kadoorie (S) Primary School, on 19th March, 2014. They were then divided into groups and assigned various duties. Teachers of Sir Ellis Kadoorie (S) Primary School were very pleased to have our students assist them in the smooth running of their Sports Day programame. Our students found the event very meaningful and one, which truly allowed them to demonstrate the Paulinian 7 C’s. They enjoyed themselves very much and learnt a lot. Click here for more information.

The Fourth PDS Liberal Studies Seminar
  The Fourth PDS Liberal Studies seminar entitled 'Approaches and Pedagogy in Understanding Major Concepts in the Liberal Studies Curriculum ' was held on Wednesday, 26th March 2014 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. at St. Paul's Convent School. A total of 12 persons from our school and two partner schools attended the seminar, including 3 teachers from Ching Chung Hau Po Woon Secondary School, 4 teachers from St. Stephen's Girls' College and 5 staff members from our school. Teachers of HKFYG Lee Shau Kee College could not attend the seminar as they had a staff development program in their school on that day, but they had arranged for their materials to be presented at the seminar by a teacher from Ching Chung Hau Po Woon Secondary School. Click here for more information.

Sir Edward Youde Memorial Prizes 2013/14
  On 23rd March, 2014, Joyce Yeung of F.6S and Bella Chan of F.5A received the Sir Edward Youde Memorial Prizes for their outstanding academic achievements, good character, active participation in extra-curricular activities and their devotion to community service. They were awarded HK$1,000 each. Congratulations! Click here for more information.

The 50th Hong Kong Schools Dance Festival (2013-2014)
  The 50th Hong Kong Schools Dance Festival (2013-2014), jointly organised by the Hong Kong Schools Dance Association Limited and the Education Bureau, is an annual Inter-school competition that aims to promote dance education in Hong Kong schools. Our school's dance team, comprising the Chinese, Modern, Western and Oriental Dance teams, achieved brilliant results in this year's competition, with a total of 6 Honours awards and 4 Highly Commended awards. The Chinese Dance team obtained the Overall Champion award in the secondary section, while our Modern Dance team was the 1st runner-up. Click here for more information.

Video Conferencing with Bentley Wood High School
  On 19 March 2104, we were excited to have a video conferencing session with the Principal, the ICT co-ordinator and the whole team of Digital Leaders of the Bentley Wood High School. We presented, through the Skype, two of our science projects and two student-made ibooks to our audiences. In return, the Digital Leader Team shared with us their works on ibook development and their Concept of “Genius Bar”. We all had a wonderful and fruitful afternoon. Click here for more information.

10th Kanto Finswimming Open Competition ​The 2014 Hong Kong CMAS Cup Finswimming Competition​
  The 10th Kanto Finswimming Open Competition, organized by the Chiba United University Universal Sports Club, was held in Chiba City, Japan on 8th March 2014. Flora Leung of F. 3U was the Champion in 25m 30 Seconds Set Time Race (Mixed) and the 1stRunner-up in 50m Surface Monofin event. Tiffany Law of F. 1S was the Champion in 400m Surface Monofin event, the 1st Runner-up in 25m 30 Seconds Set Time Race (Mixed) and the 2nd Runner-up in 200m Surface Monofin event. Click here for more information.

Eternal Flame Flag Selling Campaign
  On 15 March 2014, class representatives of F.3T attended the Eternal Flame Flag Selling Campaign Opening Ceremony and were presented the Gold Cup of 'Care and Love Award' for our school's 3 years of support through Flag Selling. Click here for more information.

Visit to United International College
  Six F.5 students went to Zhuhai, China, on 14 March 2014, on a day tour of the United International College (UIC), under the auspices of Rev. Sr. Margaret, and accompanied also by Miss G. Pow, Mrs. C. Cheung, Ms. T. Cheng, and Ms. Jane Cheung, HK Office Manager of United International College. UIC was founded jointly by Beijing Normal University and Hong Kong Baptist University in 2005. Upon arrival, Dr Edgar Yuen and the student representatives touched us with their heartfelt welcome and took us on a guided campus tour, visiting their modern facilities such as their laboratories, their journalism and communication production studios, their media editing labs, their lecture theatres, and their student dormitories laid out as a cultural village that exudes a warm and inclusive sense of community. Click here for more information.

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, Hong Kong
  Recently, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, Hong Kong, held its 12th CILTHK Essay Competition on the topic 'Sustainable development for maintaining Hong Kong International Airport's status as a leading air cargo hub in the world'. On Saturday, 8th March 2014, six students from our school did an outstanding job at the Award Presentation Ceremony, putting forward in writing, suggestions and ideas on sustainable development related to the Hong Kong International Airport as an air cargo hub. The winners were interviewed by the Ming Pao Chinese newspaper. Well done participants! Click here for more information.

Attending a forum on Constitutional Reform in Hong Kong
  On 7th March 2014, 20 Form 5 students and 3 Liberal Studies teachers attended a forum on Constitutional Reform organized by the Hong Kong Federation of Women. The Chief Secretary for Administration, Mrs. Carrie Lam (GBS, JP), addressed the forum, highlighting the principles and importance of constitutional development in Hong Kong. The Chairperson of the Federation, Prof. Peggy Lam (GBS, OBE, JP), and other members and participants actively offered their views on relevant issues. Our students raised thoughtful questions, which helped to enhance their understanding of the reform. Click here for more information.

The Asian Junior and Cadet Fencing Championship
  The Asian Junior and Cadet Fencing Championship, organized by the Jordan Fencing Federation and the Fencing Confederation of Asia, was held at Amman, Jordan from 7th to 16th March, 2014. Debbie Ho of F. 5U was the 2nd Runner-up in the Girls’ Cadet Team Epee event and the 1st Runner-up in the Women’s Junior Team Epee event. Click here for more information.

3rd Hong Kong Asian Music Competition
  Jacqueline Mao of F. 2P participated in the 3rd Hong Kong Asian Music Competition Group Form 1 to 3, organized by the International Quality Education Association on the 1st of March, and obtained the Champion. Click here for more information.

2014.02
The Third Professional Development School Seminar 2013-2014
  The third PDS seminar entitled 'Analysis of Mock Papers Design' was held on Wednesday, 26th February 2014, from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. at St. Paul's Convent School. A total of 14 persons from our school and three partner schools attended the seminar, including 3 teachers from Ching Chung Hau Po Woon Secondary School, 3 teachers from HKFYG Lee Shau Kee College, 2 teachers from St. Stephen's Girls' College, 5 members of staff from St. Paul's Convent School and 1 from the EDB. Representatives from each school shared their experience of designing mock exam papers to prepare students for the public exam. Click here for more information.

Elderly Service by Chinese Opera Singer
  On 24th February, 2014, twelve of our Paulinians, who are Chinese opera singers, visited the residents of the elderly home at Chi Sing Kok (The Immaculate Heart of Mary’s Elderly Home) and performed popular pieces including《香夭》、《幽媾》、《歡樂年年》、《祝福你》for them. The elderly sang along with our Paulinians with great enthusiasm, enjoying themselves immensely. After they had had tea and played games with the elderly, our Paulinians came away with happy hearts. Click here for more information.

The Inter-School Athletics Competition 2013-2014 (Division One)
  The Inter-School Athletics Competition 2013-2014 (Division One), organized by the Hong Kong Schools Sports Federation, was held at the Wan Chai Sports Ground on 20th, 25th and 28th February, 2014. Click here for more information.

2013/14 Hong Kong Outstanding Students Award
  Bella Chan of F. 5A was one of the eight students who won the "2013-14 Hong Kong Outstanding Students Award", organized by the Youth Arch Foundation. These eight students were selected out of 700 candidates from 170 secondary schools in Hong Kong. Bella was chosen for being an all-round student of good character, with excellent academic achievements, active participation in extra-curricular activities and devotion to community service. The prize presentation ceremony was held on 20th February 2014. Bella was awarded a trophy and a free study tour to Cambodia in July. Congratulations! Click here for more information.

Hong Kong Tri-Nations Netball Tournament 2014
  The Hong Kong Tri-Nations Netball Tournament 2014 was held in Kowloon Park Sports Centre from 20th - 23rd February 2014. The participating teams were from Malaysia, Sri Lanka as well as Hong Kong. The Opening Ceremony was held on 21st February and our school’s Dragon Dance team was invited to perform on this spectacular occasion. The 12 Paulinians who participated in this event enjoyed themselves immensely. Click here for more information.

UK visitors on 17 February
  On 17 February 2014, Mr. Ken Walsh OBE together with 28 Principals from the United Kingdom visited our school to learn more about the education systems in Hong Kong. The Hospitality Team introduced to them the unique curriculum of our school and the all-round achievements of the Paulinians. Our Paulinians presented to them a number of gifted student projects. Some Primary School Principals also visited our Primary Section. They were highly impressed by our state-of-the-art facilities such as the Classroom of the Future, Synergy Corner, Chinese Culture Room and Roof Garden and praised the self-confidence of our students. The day ended with tea refreshments in the Conference Room G6. It was a memorable and fruitful afternoon. Click here for more information.

The Inter-School Fencing Competition
  The Inter-School Fencing Competition, jointly organized by the Hong Kong Schools Sports Federation and the Hong Kong Fencing Association, was held at Shun Lee Tsun Sports Centre and Kwun Chung Sports Centre on 16th and 23rd February, 2014 respectively. Debbie Ho of F. 5L was the Champion in the A Grade Epee event. Joyce Yeung of F.6S was 1st Runner-up in the A Grade Sabre event. Joyce Yeung, Kelly Ho of F. 6L, Debbie Ho, Tammy Leung of F. 2T and Sylvia Lau of F. 1P were the 1st Runner-up in Girls' Team Epee event. Our school came 4th in the Girls' Overall Position. Click here for more information.

The 2014 Hong Kong Acrobatic Gymnastics Age Group Competitions
  The 2014 Hong Kong Acrobatic Gymnastics Age Group Competitions, organized by the Gymnastics Association Hong Kong, China, was held in Ma On Shan Sports Centre on 16th February, 2014. Megan Wong of F. 1L was the Champion. Click here for more information.

VIENNA MUSIC TOUR 2014
  From February 3 to February 10, chaperoned by 5 teachers, a batch of 46 Form 1 to Form 5 students from the Symphonic Orchestra and the Junior Choir set off to Austria for the Vienna Music Tour. In the first few days, the students attended music lessons in Brahms Music School in Murzzuschlag. The Junior Choir members were given master classes on vocal training and choral singing while the Symphonic Orchestra members were given master classes on flute, cello, violin and piano. The master classes were designed for small class sizes and our students were given an invaluable opportunity to receive constructive feedback from the instructors. Click here for more information.

Hong Kong Youth Piano Competition 2013
  Amanda Xiang of Form 5T had attained the 4th place in Hong Kong Youth Piano Competition 2013 among approximately 1000 participants. Also, Amanda got the champion in the Hong Kong Piano Open Competition, and was sponsored to hold a concert in the Yuen Long Theatre Recital Hall on 8th February 2014. Congratulations to Amanda! Click here for more information.

2014.01
Visit to Joides Resolution Scientific Drillship
  On 27th January 2014, 15 Form Five science students were invited to visit the Joides Resolution Scientific Drillship organised by HKUST. Students were given a 40-minute guided tour on board. Various facilities and scientific technology, ranging from mass spectrometry to chromatography, used for analyzing sediment and rock samples, were explained. Special technology such as the dynamical positioning system for stabilizing the vessel while drilling the seabed, was also introduced to our students. The next expedition of the Drillship is to obtain sediments and rock core samples from the seabed of the South China Sea, in order to analyse the tectonic evolution of the South China Sea. Our visit to the ship was indeed an extraordinary learning experience, and we are honoured to be given this valuable opportunity. Click here for more information.

Senior Inter-class English Debate Finals
  After three rounds of stimulating debates between Form 4 and Form 5 classes, the annual Senior Inter-class English Debate Finals, organized by the English Debating Society, was successfully held on 22nd January 2014. The motion was “Whistleblowers do more good than harm in society.” We were honored to have Ms. Audrey Eu, SC, JP, Mr. Abdul Wahab and Dr. Sheilah Hamilton as our adjudicators. Click here for more information.

Visit to Haeco
  On 18th January, 2014, 19 students from the Aerospace Society visited the Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Limited (HAECO). They were firstly introduced to the day-to-day operation of HAECO and had a deeper understanding about the aircraft engineering and maintenance services. Our students were also given an opportunity to visit the cabin and cockpit of an airbus, and the Van’s aircraft, RV-8. It was an enriching experience and they all had a wonderful time. Click here for more information.

The 65th Annual School Speech Festival Nov 2013 - Dec 2013
  This year among all the entries we sent(English and Chinese), we are happy to say that our school was awarded a total of 33 Champion Places, 46 1st Runners-up, and 34 2nd Runners-up. Congratulations to all winners! Click here for more information.

The Age Groups Fencing Championships 2014
  The Age Groups Fencing Championships 2014, organized by the Hong Kong Fencing Association and the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, was held at the Hong Kong Sports Centre on 11th January, 2014. Debbie Ho of F.5U was the 2nd Runner-up in the Under 17 Women’s Epee event. Click here for more information.

All-China Women's Federation (全國婦聯) on 10th January 2014
  On 10th January 2014, members of the All-China Women's Federation (全國婦聯) from China visited our school to learn about girls' education in Hong Kong and Home Economics education in our school. Paulinians introduced the unique curriculum of our school and the achievements of our Home Economics students to them. They were highly impressed by our curriculum and facilities such as the Classroom of the Future, Home Management Room, Model Home, and Synergy Corner. The guests enjoyed traditional Cantonese dim sum, shallow-fried radish cakes and water chestnut cakes, which were prepared by the Home Economics teacher and students, in the Chinese Culture Room. What a memorable and fruitful afternoon we all had! Click here for more information.

班際中文辯論比賽
  本年度的中四中五班際中文辯論比賽於十月至一月期間舉行,並在一月八日舉行決賽。經過三個回合的激戰後,中五保和中四德成功躋身決賽。當日的辯題為「直資計劃的推行對香港教育發展利多於弊」。本校有幸邀請到香港大學評議會副主席馮可強先生、香港大學中文學院講師廖舜禧先生及香港直接資助學校議會前主席羅慶琮博士擔任評判。雙方同學都對辯題作出深入透徹的分析,經過一番唇槍舌劍,代表反方的中四德以三比零的票數勝出,而最佳辯論員則由正方中五保的梁晰研同學奪得。 Click here for more information.

HKBU Secondary School Principals' Day
  On 8 January 2014, four teachers visited the Hong Kong Baptist University on her Secondary School Principals’ Day 2014. The main year theme was “Life Brilliant Quote: Inspiring Firs-Year University Experience”. The programme started with the sharing form Dr Mosses Cheng, The Chairman of Education Commission, and the Director of Student Affair and student representative on their first-year experience in relation to their personal growth and inspiration to achieve their life goals. Then, the teachers joined various parallel sessions which included: Science in Entertainment; First-hand Experience in Chinese Medicine Knowledge and Education; Journalism Education: Change and Moving Forward to better understand the some study programmes and the admission criteria of the university. We found the Principals’ Day informative and had a fruitful day. Click here for more information.

The (Home in Hong Kong) 2013 Kwun Tong Cup Table Tennis Open
  The (Home in Hong Kong) 2013 Kwun Tong Cup TableTennis Open - Students Single Group 「家在香港」觀塘盃2013乒乓球公開賽 (學生組單打) co-organized by Kwun Tong District Council, Home Affairs Department and the Sports Promotion Association was held at Kowloon Bay Sports Centre on 5th January, 2014. Joey Yip of F.3S was the Champion. Click here for more information.

The Dragon & Lion Dance Extravaganza 2014
  The Dragon & Lion Dance Extravaganza 2014 was held in Tsim Sha Tsui on 1st January, 2014. It was a very colorful, thrilling and joyful event, with hundreds of lively dragons, lions and happy Buddhas parading through the streets of Hong Kong to welcome the new year. Mrs. Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Secretary for Administration of the HKSAR, JP, started this mega event with her opening speech. This was followed by the parade, which started on Canton Road and proceeded to the Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Avenue of Stars, ending at the Urban Council Centenary Garden in Tsim Sha Tsui. The 12 Paulinians who participated in this delightful event enjoyed themselves immensely. Click here for more information.

2013.12
The Friends of Jesus’ Passover
  “The Friends of Jesus’ Passover” (FOJP) is a group of Chinese Catholic youths who come from Chinese communities all over the world and gather together once a year to spread the message of God to overseas Chinese. To commemorate the 15th anniversary, the FOJP held a grand evangelization concert at Queen Elizabeth Stadium on 30th December 2013. 101 students participated in the rehearsal. Fr. Yan addressed our students, emphasizing the fact that evangelization is our Christian duty. We are all called upon to be missionaries and embrace every opportunity to love, serve and sacrifice for the Holy Father. About two thousand people, some of whom were non-Catholics, participated in the concert, which included singing, drama and the sharing of experiences by those of the Catholic faith. Our students enjoyed leading the songs with movement and actions. Most participants were moved by the sharing and some expressed an interest in exploring the faith further. Click here for more information.

Christmas Caroling
  The annual Christmas Caroling service is the highlight of the school choir’s calendar. As in previous years, on the invitation of the Regal HK hotel, 65 students, accompanied by three teachers, performed at the hotel on 24th and 25th December. They also performed at the Four Seasons HK hotel on 25th December. Their beautiful singing attracted crowds of people who were delighted with their performance. They all enjoyed the free buffet provided by the hotels afterwards. Click here for more information.

Space museum visit
  On the 19th December, 2013, 20 students accompanied by 2 teachers visited the Hong Kong Space Museum. The activity was jointly organized by the Aerospace society and the Astronomy Society. During the visit, participants had watched a 3D Dome Show "Wildest Weather in the Solar System". Throughout the movie which lasted for 25 minutes, we had had a vivid experience of the inclement weather of the celestial bodies in the Solar system. After watching the movie, we visited the two halls. There we had learnt more about the history and development of space science and discoveries in astronomy. All of us had had a fabulous experience and also gained much knowledge about astronomy. Click here for more information.

The Young Athletes Training Scheme 2012-2013 Inter-District TableTennis Competition
  Muskaan Chandani of F.2A was the Champion of the Young Athletes Training Scheme 2012-2013 Inter-District TableTennis Competition, jointly organized by the Hong Kong Table Tennis Association and the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, held at the Cornwall Street Squash and Table Tennis Centre on 15th December, 2013. Click here for more information.

The Hong Kong Junior Age Group Athletic Meet 2013- Race 3
  The Hong Kong Junior Age Group Athletic Meet 2013- Race 3 organized by the Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association was held at the Tseung Kwan O Sports Ground on 14th, 21st and 22nd December, 2013. Kimberly Ma of F.5S was the 1st Runner up in Grade A2 100m Hurdles event. Hazel Yeung of F.5S was the 2nd Runner-up in Grade A2 100m event. Martina Chan of F.5T was the 2nd Runner-up in Grade A2 Long Jump event. Kimberly Ma, Hazel Yeung of F.5S, Martina Chan of F.5T and Phoebe Lo of F.5P were the 1st Runner-up in Girls A2 4x100m relay event. Megan Chan of F.1U was the 1st Runner-up in C Grade Javelin event. Click here for more information.

The 13th Awarding Program for Future Scientists organized by the Ministry of Education the Peoples Republic of China, the China Association for Science and Technology and H. S. Chau Foundation Limited
  The final round of the 13th Awarding Program for Future Scientists (第十三屆「明天小小科學家」獎勵活動) was successfully held in Beijing, from 10th to 17th December 2013. One hundred finalists were selected from 600 representatives from different provinces, cities and autonomous regions of China. They were judged on a written test of their scientific knowledge, an integrated assessment of their personal qualities and a project presentation. Claudia Sham of F.6U received the 3rd Place Award for her project ‘Applied Research in Factors Affecting Maillard Reaction’ after 3 rounds of serious judging. She won a bronze medal, a certificate and a RMB ¥1,000 scholarship. Click here for more information.

Learning and Teaching Expo 2013 and the 6th Annual Conference of the 21st Century Learning International (21CLHK)
  From 11th to 14th December 2013, 38 of our teachers joined the Expo and the Conference both held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The objective of the Expo is to provide an opportunity for teachers and school leaders to explore educational trends and discover the latest learning and teaching resources and technology. The Expo is jointly organised by Hong Kong Education City and fully supported by the Education Bureau. The main theme of the 21CLHK is “The Digital Learning Imperative” and the conference runs alongside with the Expo. Our teachers found the keynotes, seminars, workshops and the exhibition booths at both conferences informative, inspiring and motivating. Click here for more information.

Pearson Edexcel GCE & IAL Seminar
  The seminar was held in our school on 11th December (6 – 8:30 pm) and attended by parents, teachers and students from our school as well as the general public. It proved to be very successful, with detailed information being provided on the changes to the GCE A Level qualification and the new International Advanced Level (IAL) qualification being introduced. Parents raised many relevant questions after the extremely informative presentation by Dr. David Davies. Students and parents were pleased to learn that the IAL is widely recognized by universities all over the world. Click here for more information.

‘Heart-safe School’ Project - CPR & AED Training for Teachers
  On 9th December 2013, 10 teachers attended a full-day training course in CPR and the operation of the Automated External Defibrillator (AED), organised by the Hong Kong College of Cardiology through the Jockey Club’s ‘Heart-safe School’ project. The project, which aims to develop schools into heart-safe premises, is supported by the Education Bureau and the Department of Health. Through this training course, teachers’ awareness of how the defibrillator can be used to reestablish an effective rhythm in the heart in case of a sudden cardiac arrest was raised. It was a valuable experience for teachers. Click here for more information.

City University Discover and Innovate Debating Competition
  Our English Debating Squad members, Noelle Chiong from F.5S, Eunice Yiu from F.4S and Jasmin Tsang from F.4L have won the Champion in the City University Discover and Innovate Debating Competition on 7th December, 2013. Our 3 debaters did an impromptu debate of the motion, “Live animal testing should be banned.” Congratulations Click here for more information.

Hong Kong Summer Finswimming Open Championship
  Flora Leung of F.3U was the Champion of the 100m Bi-Fin event and the 1st Runner-up of the 50m Bi-Fin event, in the Hong Kong Summer Finswimming Open Championship organized by Hong Kong Underwater Association on 06 December 2013. Click here for more information.

The Inter-School Badminton Competition (A & B Grade) Finals
  The Inter-School Badminton Competition (A & B Grade) Finals organized by Hong Kong School Sports Federation was held at Sun Yat Sen Memorial Park Sports Centre on 8th December, 2013. Our team was the 2nd Runner-up in A Grade competition. The team members were Valerie Fung and Fedora Kwok of F.6S, Suki Cheung of F.6A, Tiffany Ip of F.5T, Vivian Fung of F.4T, Hannah Kong of F.3T and Sharon Chan of F.3S. Our team was the 2nd Runner-up in B Grade competition. The team members were Joyce Chan and Kevina Hui of F.4S, Tina Ip and Sharon Lim, Emily Ng and Kelly Yip of F.3S, Jacinta Chau of F.3T and Vivica Wong of F.3P. Click here for more information.

The Presidents’ Cup 2013
  The Presidents’ Cup 2013, organized by the Hong Kong Fencing Association and the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, was held at the Hong Kong Sports Centre on 7th December, 2013. Debbie Ho of F.5U was the 2nd Runner-up in the Women’s Epee event. Click here for more information.

2013.11
The 5th Asia Pacific Open and Age Group Synchronized Swimming Championship 2013
  The 5th Asia Pacific Open and Age Group Synchronized Swimming Championship 2013 organized by the Amateur Swimming Union of Malaysia was held at Pusat Akuatik Darul Ehsan, Selangor, Malaysia from 29th November to 1st December 2013. Samantha Cheung of F.3P received the Gold and Silver awards in the Team Free competition and the Duet (Age 13-15) competition respectively. She also attained 5th & 6th positions in the Solo and Figure (Age 13-15) events respectively. Click here for more information.

French Speech Competition 2013
  From November 7th to 29th, 24 students from Forms 1 to 5 took part in Annual Hong Kong French Speech Competition organized by AFLE (The Association of French Teachers in Hong Kong and Macau). The results this year were outstanding, with over half the students winning prizes. Altogether, SPCS gained four first places, seven second places and two third places. Students had to learn and perform a poem in French while one student also took part in the Prose Reading Competition and came second. Well done to all the winners and participants! Click here for more information.

2013 Hong Kong Island Outstanding Students Selection
  From over a hundred candidates and after two rounds of interviews, Lois Choy of F.6P and Eunice Yiu of F.4S were selected to be among the ten Hong Kong Island Outstanding Students 2013 in the Senior Section and Junior Section respectively by the Hong Kong Island School Heads Association. Candidates were judged on their academic performance, leadership, special talents and involvement in community services. Both winners were awarded a trophy, an 800-dollar book coupon and a free study tour to China in the coming summer holidays. Congratulations! Click here for more information.

The 67th SCAA Inter School Athletic Meet
  The 67th SCAA Inter School Athletic Meet organized by the South China Athletic Association was held at Wan Chai Sports Ground on 24th November and 1st December, 2013. Kimberly Ma of F.5S was the 1st Runner-up in the Grade A 100m Hurdles event. Irena Wong of F.4A was the 1st Runner-up in the B Grade Long Jump event. Christy Mui of F.1T was the 1st Runner-up in the 1500m event and the 2nd Runner-up in the 800m event. Christy Chan of F.2P was the 2nd Runner-up in the Long Jump event. Tiffany Cheung of F.1L and Christy Chan, Beanie Fung and Sheena Yeung of F.2P were the 2nd Runners-up in the 4x100m Relay event. Christy Mui and Vanessa Chan of F.1T, Sheena Yeung of F.2P and Isabel Yam of F.2A were the 1st Runners-up in the 4x400m Relay event. The Overall Position (C Grade) was the 1st Runner-up. Click here for more information.

Student Conference 2013
  On 23 November 2013, 16 Paulinians were invited to join the Student Conference 2013 organized by Hong Kong Academy of Gifted Education to share their study projects with the participants. Eight study projects were selected for the Conference from our school as shown in the table below and our students presented their papers either in concurrent sessions or in a poster exhibition. In the conference, they met new friends and learned a lot from the one another. They had a meaningful day interacting with their peers. Click here for more information.

The 3rd Moving Images Competition for Secondary Students in Hong Kong organized by youth.gov.hk
  5 groups of our students, who produced short films on ‘waste reduction’, attended the prize presentation ceremony of the 3rd Moving Images Competition for Secondary Students in Hong Kong on 23rd November 2013, in EcoPark, Tuen Mun. Our school won ‘The Active Participation (School) Award’ and our students will be invited to join an education tour. Click here for more information.

Talk on ‘The Concept of Poverty and the Significance of Social Responsibility in Reducing the Poverty Gap in Hong Kong’
  On Wednesday, 20th November 2013, a talk on ‘The Concept of Poverty and the Significance of Social Responsibility in Reducing the Poverty Gap in Hong Kong’ was delivered by renowned speaker, Miss Alvina Chan, who is passionate about helping poor people in Hong Kong. Her motto is ‘Think Cook Save’ and she hopes to deliver the message of love through cooking. Her mission is to serve the community by showing how the food waste from wet markets and corporations can be used to serve the needy. Her innovative ideas certainly made a deep impression on our students! Two teachers from the partner school and two representatives from the Education Bureau also attended the talk. Click here for more information.

British Council Ipad Training Workshops
  On the 13th and 20th November 2013 the British Council carried out 2 hands on and practical workshops primarily for English teachers that introduced our teachers to some of the basic functions of iPads and how they can be used in a pedagogically sound way in the classroom. The emphasis was on giving the teachers lots of practical ideas on how they could integrate iPads into their teaching in ways that are linked to the curriculum. We also looked at some very useful apps that will help develop learners’ creativity, critical thinking, collaboration and communication skills. Click here for more information.

Hong Kong Technology & Renewable Energy Events 2013
  Our Electronics make Fun team has participated in the Hong Kong Technology & Renewable Energy Events 2013 held on 9 November 2013. Candice Kwok and Scarlett Leung of F.3P obtained the 1st runner up in Solar Cell Model Car Race in Group 1. Amanda So of F.4S, Natalie Mak of F.4U, Gigi Mak of F.3T and Stephanie Yeung of F.3U obtained 3rd runner up in Hand Driven Generator Model Car Race in Group 2. Congratulations to the winners. Click here for more information.

The 2013 ISI Skate Hong Kong
  The 2013 ISI Skate Hong Kong organized by the Ice Skating Institute of Asia was held at the City Plaza Ice Palace on 9th & 10th November, 2013. Linda Wu of F.2T was the Champion in the Freestyle Solo Compulsory event. Click here for more information.

Visit to SCAD HK
  On 8th November 2013, 16 F.4 and F.5 students visited SCAD HK - The University of Creative Careers. During the visit, students were able to meet the Director of Admission, Ms. Virginia Adair Mathis, who showed them around the campus and told them about student life at SCAD. The day ended with a photography workshop, making the visit a very fruitful one. Click here for more information.

Speech Day 2013
  The annual Speech Day was successfully held on 7th November, 2013. At around 5:30pm, the garden and Room G6, the newly renovated conference room, were filled with guests, teachers and parents of graduates, all of whom enjoyed the tea refreshments that were served. Excited F. 6 graduates in their elegant, white graduation gowns lined up at the staricase as cameras flashed. The ceremony began with the procession of the graduates, followed by the opening prayer led by Rev. Mother Jacqueline Ho and the welcoming address delivered by Rev. Sr. Margaret Wong. Click here for more information.

6th Hong Kong Students Open Music Competition
  Theresa Li (F.2P) participated in the 6th Hong Kong Students Open Music Competition on 6th November 2013 and she came Second in the Grade 7 Flute Section. Click here for more information.

The Second PDS Seminar 2013-2014
  The Second PDS Seminar entitled ‘Consolidation of Integrative Skills by Conceptualization’ was held on 6th November 2013 at Ching Chung Hau Po Woon Secondary School. Teachers from our school and 2 partner schools (Ching Chung Hau Po Woon Secondary School & HKFYG Lee Shau Kee College) together with members from EDB attended the seminar. Teacher representatives from Ching Chung Hau Po Woon School shared their experiences of helping students in mixed-ability classes and presented an insightful analysis of question types and teaching pedagogies in relation to the curriculum. Click here for more information.

佛山華英學校校長及教師來訪
  佛山華英學校校長、副校長、國際部主任及各教研組主任一行十人在十一月一日到訪我校。我校校長為佛山來賓介紹本校的課程和辦學特色後,帶領嘉賓參觀學校。來賓們在觀課後對同學們上課討論時的表現、學校硬件設施、課程設計等都給予高度的評價。鄧超祥校長更讚揚聖保祿能夠「培養有中國傳統素養和國際競爭能力學生」。 Click here for more information.

2013.10
2013 Australian National Chemistry Quiz organized by the Royal Australian Chemical Institute and the Hong Kong Association for Science and Mathematic Education
  Some of our F.5 and F.6 students attained excellent results in the 2013 Australian National Chemistry Quiz in October 2013 organized by the Royal Australian Chemical Institute and the Hong Kong Association for Science and Mathematics Education. Seraph Wu of F.5A scored 100% in the quiz, receiving the “Award of Excellent” plaque and a certificate. Also, there were 34 High Distinctions, 40 Distinctions and 30 Credit awards. Click here for more information.

A2 HKU Business trip
  On Monday 28th October, four A-level Business Studies students attended the prestigious 'Edward K Y Chen distinguished lecture series' annual lecture at HKU. This year's lecture was given by Clara Shih, author of 'The Facebook Era' and currently sitting on the board of Starbucks. The theme was 'business transformation in the Facebook era', explaining how customer services, marketing and recruitment have all had to embrace social media and follow the shift in power from the business to the consumer. The lecture, panel discussion, Q&A and hospitality were truly excellent and we hope that even more SPCS students will attend the lecture next year!! Click here for more information.

The Stanley Main Beach Autumn Regatta 2013
  The Stanley Main Beach Autumn Regatta 2013 organized by the Windsurfing Association of Hong Kong was held at Stanley Main Beach Water Sports Centre on 26th and 27th October, 2013. Gisselle So of F.4P was the Champion. Click here for more information.

Medical Outreach Programme
  Time for medical outreach team to action again! On 27th October 2013, the “Health – Fountain of Happiness” health assessment day was held in the Mong Kok Kai Fong Association Ltd. Chan Hing Social Service Centre, Mong Kok. It was co-organized by the Rotary Club of Kowloon Golden Mile and St. Paul’s Hospital. Our Form 5 girls were capable of running the blood pressure (BP) and bone mass density (BMD) stations on their own with the assistance of nurses from St. Paul’s Hospital. Click here for more information.

北京清華大學「普通話沉浸課程」
  我校中二級學生圓滿結束北京清華大學「普通話沉浸課程」。同學們懷揣希望出發,滿載收穫而歸。 她們身臨其境,學習標準的現代漢語,掌握語言藝術的技巧。古樸的篆刻、靈動的剪紙、矯健的武術……文化課上,同學們雀躍非常,她們在親身實踐中深切感悟到中國傳統文化的無窮魅力。 Click here for more information.

China Cleft Lip Trip
  On 27th October 2013, Dr. Candy Chan, Ms C. Fung together with six students participated in the “Forum between Huiyang People’s Hospital and Medical Missions for Children on cleft lip and palate” in Huiyang, mainland China. In this mission, a volunteer surgical team from Medical Missions for Children provided free surgical treatment to under-privileged children with cleft lip and cleft palate. Click here for more information.

第六屆可持續發展教育國際論壇暨「中國可持續發展教育項目示範學校」授勳典禮
  本校校長、教師一行七人,於2013年10月22日至24日參加由聯合國教科文組織舉辦的第六屆北京可持續發展教育國際論壇。是次論壇的主題是:「可持續發展教育:走向明天的教育」。我校代表在「京港推動可持續發展教育十年回顧與展望」專題研討會中,以聖保祿實施「國際化的優質教育」為題,向與會嘉賓介紹本校的辦學特色及在學術和課外活動所取得的成績。 由於我校在推動可持續發展教育方面不遺餘力,經嚴格評審後,被聯合國教科文組織授予「中國可持續發展教育項目示範學校」的光榮稱號。 Click here for more information.

第六屆可持續發展教育國際論壇
  本校校長及老師於2013年10月21至24日參與在北京舉行的第六屆可持續發展教育國際論壇。論壇主題為:「走向明天的教育」。本校校長及老師亦在「京港推動可持續發展教育十年回顧與展望」香港專區中作演講,主題為:「國際化的優質教育」。並和來自各國的教育界人士進行交流討論。 Click here for more information.

本校榮獲中國可持續發展教育項目示範學校
  按中國聯合國教科文組織全國工作委員會指示,為貫徹聯合國教科文組織教育促進可持續發展的有關精神,決定在全國各地區評選可持續發展教育項目示範學校。經評審後,本校獲評為可持續發展教育項目示範學校。 Click here for more information.

Staff development on Ibook author and itunes
  Mr R Li, Mr SW Law and teachers involved in iBook development attended Apple training sessions on the use of iPad and ibook Author on 23 October 2013, and the application of iTunesU on 31 October 2013 in classroom teaching and learning. Click here for more information.

The Inter-school Swimming Competition
  The Inter-school Swimming Competition organized by the Hong Kong Schools Sports Federation was held at Kowloon Park Swimming Pool on 18th and 23rd October, 2013. Chelsea Ng of F.1S was the 2nd Runner-up in the C Grade 200m Freestyle event. Arienna Lui of F.1A was the 2nd Runner-up in the C Grade 50m Backstroke event and the 3rd Runner-up in the 100m Backstroke event. Megan Tam of F.3U was the 3rd Runner-up in the B Grade 200m Freestyle event. Chelsea Ng and Allison Lau of F.1S, Arienna Lui of F.1A and Julie Lee of F.2L obtained the 2nd Runner-up position in the C Grade 4x50m Freestyle Relay event. The Overall Position of our school was 3rd Runner-up. Click here for more information.

閱讀如何促進中文科發展及提升效能講座
  2013年10月23日下午本校邀請了范建梅老師主講「閱讀如何促進中文科發展及提升效能」講座。出席的包括中一至中四的同學及老師。范建梅老師從事教育工作20多年,其中8年擔任圖書館主任,范老師於零三年退下火線,以自己的專業知識,繼續積極推廣校園閱讀之風。范老師現職「書風」校園圖書顧問,舉辦有關閱讀的講座及工作坊,亦為中學度身訂造閱讀方案。范老師在講座中為同學推介四十多本不同書籍,而她推介的書單由校園小說到較冷門的書籍均有涉獵,且對不同的讀物有獨特見解,介紹的都是有質素的書籍。當日同學們的反應熱烈,大家都得收獲甚豐。以下是當日的剪影。 Click here for more information.

Donate a Pencil Campaign
  The “Because I am a Girl (BIAAG) – Donate a Pencil Campaign” organised by Plan International Hong Kong, was held from 22nd to 31st October. Our school supported this campaign by placing a pencil donation box on the campus and encouraging Paulinians to donate pencils to underprivileged girls around the globe. More than 2700 pencils were donated! We hope this campaign will make all Paulinians aware of the unequal treatment of girls around the world and encourage them to continue to do charity to help the underprivileged in the best way they can. Click here for more information.

The Hong Kong Athletics League 2013 Final
  The Hong Kong Athletics League 2013 Final, organized by the HKAAA, was held at Wan Chai Sports Ground on 20th October, 2013. Kimberly Ma of F.5S was the 2nd Runner-up in the 100m Hurdles race. Martina Chan of F.5T was the 3rd Runner-up in the Long Jump event. Congratulations. Click here for more information.

The University of Hong Kong Fencing Open Tournament 2013
  The University of Hong Kong Fencing Open Tournament 2013 was held at the Flora Ho Sports Centre, The University of Hong Kong on 19th October, 2013. Joyce Yeung of F.6S, Kelly Ho of F.6L and Debbie Ho of F.5U were the Champion team in the Ladies’ Epee Team event. Click here for more information.

Edexcel Training Workshop – Getting Ready to Teach the Pearson Edexcel International Advanced Level in Mathematics
  On 18th October 2013, 10 teachers from Hong Kong and Macau attended the captioned workshop, which was held in the newly renovated multi-purpose Conference Room at our school. The aim of this workshop was to bring into focus issues such as the planning of the new IAL Mathematics course and the preparation of students for examinations. The workshop was conducted by Mr Joe Petran, an experienced GCSE and GCE Mathematics examiner and trainer. All participating teachers found this training workshop very informative and useful. Click here for more information.

The Watson Annual Challenge 2013
  The Watson Annual Challenge 2013, organized by the Watson Athletics Club, was held at Ma On Shan Sports Ground on 14th October, 2013. Kimberly Ma and Hazel Yeung of F.5S, Martina Chan of F.5T and Phoebe Lo of F.5P were the Champion team in the A Grade 4x100m Relay. Click here for more information.

The TCAA Age Group Competition
  The TCAA Age Group Competition, organized by The Citizen Athletic Association, was held at Tseung Kwan O Sports Ground on 13th October, 2013. Irena Wong of F.4A was the 1st Runner-up in the B Grade Long Jump event. Kimberly Ma of F.5S was the 1st Runner-up in the A Grade 100m Hurdles event. Martina Chan of F.5T was the 1st Runner-up in the A Grade Long Jump event. Click here for more information.

Blood Donation Day
  The annual blood donation day organized by the Hong Kong Red Cross Blood Transfusion Centre was successfully held on 11th October 2013. This year, 96 Paulinians participated in this meaningful event. Paulinians and teachers were seen lining up excitedly in the morning, eager to lend a helping hand to the needy. This year, 96 units of blood were collected, showing our Paulinians’ altruistic hearts. The donation procedure started with a hemoglobin test, followed by a chat with the nurse, and finally, the actual blood donation. After finishing, students were given some refreshments and time for resting. The event ended successfully at 5:00pm. Click here for more information.

Talk on “Respecting for Self“ by Generation Life
  On 10th October 2013, a young missionary group from Generation Life of USA visited our school and delivered a talk to our F.3 students on the topic of “Respecting for Self and Chastity”. The team traveled the world, encouraging a lifestyle of respect for self and the dignity of others. They explained how to conquer temptations against chastity with which young men and women typically struggle and brought out a biblical reflection on sex and the true meaningful of love. It was a meaningful afternoon. Click here for more information.

Installation Ceremony
  The Installation Ceremony was successfully held on 9thOctober, 2013. The ceremony began with a solemn prayer, followed by a speech given by Bella Chan, our Head Prefect. The speech was to remind each student leader of her responsibility to the school. Bella, as well as Tiffany Chan and Carmen Yam, our Vice-head Prefects, received their shiny golden badges from Rev. Sr. Margaret. Then, Prefects’ Board members, school prefects, class prefects, class monitresses, I.T. prefects and environmental prefects of each class also had their badges pinned on their ties. Click here for more information.

Joie de Vivre in Music and Dance
  The Joie de Vivre in Music and Dance was successfully held in the Poly U on 2nd October 2013. It was a fusion of music performances and the Inter-class Dance Competition unraveling the lively and joyful spirits of the Paulinians. Audiences were first taken to enjoy the grandiose Chinese Opera performance of 李後主 performed by the Chinese Orchestra team and students of Chinese As a Second Language. After that, a kaleidoscope of dances of genres from Indian to Modern to Pop was displayed before the eyes of the audiences.
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2013.09
The 11th Hong Kong Green School Award organized by Environmental Campaign Committee, Environmental Protection Department and Education Bureau
  Our school had taken part in the 11th Hong Kong Green School Award in the Secondary School Category and was honoured ‘Hong Kong Green School’ at the prize presentation ceremony held in the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre on 30th September, 2013. The theme of the 11th Green School Award was ‘GO GREEN on Waste Management’. Click here for more information.

World Heart Day
  On 29th September, 2013, eight of our Form 5 students from the Health Club were invited by the St. Paul’s Hospital to take part in the World Heart Day 2013 organized by the Hong Kong College of Cardiology with the theme “Take the road to a healthy heart”. Our Paulinians actively took part in running a game booth in the Happy Valley Racecourse in order to address the importance of a life-course approach to the prevention and control of cardiovascular diseases. It was an enriching experience for them. Click here for more information.

Dress Casual Day
  The annual dress casual day organized by the community chest was successfully held on the 28th of September. All the paulinians participating in this charitable event were in high spirits and had enjoyed themselves at school while helping those in need. The paulinians had all shown 'charity' through this event which is one of the 7Cs of our school. The Dress Casual Day also allowed Paulinians to understand the meaning behind this special day, and helped them to raise awareness for the needy in the society. Click here for more information.

UK Roadshow 2013
  Following the success of last year's UK Roadshow, we were once again honoured to have representatives from 34 UK universities, along with British Council, come to our school to hold the UK Roadshow on 27th September for our Form 4-6 students. The Roadshow commenced with a 30-minute presentation in the School Hall by two university representatives on the UK education and university admissions system. Click here for more information.

Switch on 60 Dreams(「啪著60個夢想」)
  The “Switch on 60 Dreams” Campaign, organized by Shun Hing Group, intends to call on students to unleash their creativity and foster the spirit of philanthropy by submitting project plans that promote social integration of the young, the elderly and the disabled. From over one hundred entries, all three proposals submitted by our students were selected. Click here for more information.

Platform Speech
  On 25th September 2013, the 2013 - 2014 Prefect's Board Members had their big day - Platform Speech. 20 of the F. 5 Paulinians, who are the Prefects’ Board members this year, have delivered their platform speeches to all teachers and Paulinians in the school hall. In their speeches, they expressed their gratitude to the school and stated their good qualities of being a leader and most importantly how can they can lead the school in the coming year. Click here for more information.

John Main Seminar 2013 (20-22 September 2013)
  The John Main Seminar is an annual event organized by The World Community for Christian Meditation since 1984 in various cities in the world in honor of John Main (1926-1982). It brings together meditators globally and those who seek to discover the practice of Christian meditation. We are indeed very privileged to render our support to the community for hosting this year’s seminar for it is the first time that the seminar is held in China. We are also grateful to Rev. Joseph Wong, OSB Cam for leading us in the exploration of “inner silence” in the desert tradition and oriental spirituality. Click here for more information.

Visit by Principal of Brescia University College, Canada
  On 16th September, 2013, we were very pleased to have Dr. Colleen Hanycz, the Principal of Brescia University College, Canada, visited our school with her team which included Ms. Marianne Simm (Director of Student Affairs and Registrar) and Ms. Elsa Li (International Program Officer at Brescia University College). The hospitality team introduced our school to the guests in the Classroom of Future that was followed by a school tour. Click here for more information.

The Hong Kong Age Group Sprint Canoeing Championship 2013
  The Hong Kong Age Group Sprint Canoeing Championship 2013, organized by the Hong Kong Canoe Union, was held at Shing Mum River, Shatin on 14th and 15th September 2013. Gigi Shum of F.6S was the Champion of the Girls Open T2-1000m, 1st Runner-up of the Girls Open T2- 200m as well as 2nd Runner-up of the Girls Open T1-1000m and T2-500m competitions. Click here for more information.

The LCSD Open Fencing Competition 2013
  The LCSD Open Fencing Competition 2013, organized by the Hong Kong Fencing Association, was held at Hong Kong Park Sports Center on 14th September 2013. Debbie Ho of F.5U was the 2nd Runner-up of the Ladies Epee. Click here for more information.

Teacher’s Day
  Teachers are the beacons that guide students to the right path. Therefore, in order to express their gratitude to their most precious teachers, students celebrate the annual Teacher's Day on 10th September, 2013. Students had prepared wonderful programmes for teachers. Each class from Form 1 to 6 sent two representatives to go up on stage to dedicate a short message of appreciation to their teachers for always providing support and guidance. Click here for more information.

The Taekwondo Poomsae Competition 2013
  The Taekwondo Poomsae Competition 2013 organized by the Potential Taekwondo H.K. Association was held at C.N.E.C. Ta Tung School on 8th September, 2013. Trisha Pana of F.1A was the 2nd Runner-up. Click here for more information.

The Hong Kong Athletics League 2013 Round 4
  Our School’s Athletic Team joined the Hong Kong Athletics League 2013 Round 4 held on 7th and 8th September, organized by the HKAAA and obtained brilliant results. Click here for more information.

Youth Windsurfing Competition
  Gisselle So (F.4P) won the Champion of Youth Windsurfing Competition held in Tai Mei Tuk Water Sports Centre on 7th and 8th September, 2013. Click here for more information.

The China Adolescents Science and Technology Innovation Contest (第28屆全國青少年科技創新大賽)
  As one of the representatives of Hong Kong, Lois Choy (F.6P) presented the project, ‘Reaching for the Stars’, which was launched by the Aerospace Society, in the China Adolescents Science and Technology Innovation Contest (第28屆全國青少年科技創新大賽). She was the only representative from Hong Kong to attain the First Place Award in the Category of Student Organized Science and Technology Activity. Click here for more information.

The Panasonic 9th Hong Kong Synchronized Swimming Open Competition 2013
  The Panasonic 9th Hong Kong Synchronized Swimming Open Competition 2013 was held at Kowloon Park swimming pool from 6th-8th September, 2013. Samantha Cheung of F.3P was the Champion of the Free Duet International (age 13-15) and Free Duet Local (age 13-15). Samantha was also the 1stRunner-up of the Free Solo Local (age 13-15) and Figure Local (age 13-15). For the Free Team Local (Open), Samantha was the 2nd Runner-up. Last but not least, Samantha was the 4th Runner-up of the Technical Duet Local (Open). Click here for more information.

The 3rd Healthy Choice Cooking Competition
  Katie Au (F.5S) and Clara Chang are awarded Championship and Food Technology Award (科技應用獎) in the “3rd Healthy Choice Cooking Competition” (第三屆健康飲食設計及烹飪比賽). Their dish is called “Crane & Pine” (松鶴遐齡). Their prizes were presented by Ms. Michelle Li, JP, Deputy Secretary for Education (1) – Further and Higher Education Branch of Education Bureau. Congratulations! Click here for more information.

Medical Outreach Programme
  On 8th September 2013, a group of 12 Form 5 students volunteered in the “Health Check Day 2013”, which was held in Lee On Community Hall, Ma On Shan. It was a charity event organized and sponsored by St. Paul’s Hospital, Shatin Women’s Association and Rotary Club of Shatin. Click here for more information.

Club Moderators and Officers Training
  On 7th September 2013, a training workshop for Club Moderators and Officers was held in the school hall. The workshop was started by our ECA Coordinator, Mrs. J. Wong, who highlighted the importance and significance of Extra-curricular activities in grooming students to become a responsible and ethical leader. She also explained different roles and duties of major committee members and the procedures of running an activity smoothly and successfully. Click here for more information.

Mass of the Holy Spirit
  On 9th September 2013 morning, the entire school gathered together for the Mass of the Holy Spirit to invoke God’s blessings. In his homily, Fr. Russell shared with us our participation in the miracle of the Pentecost. We are all different yet we can learn to speak the common language of kindliness. Students had a chance to reflect on and pray for their goals and aspirations for the new term. May God bless us with a fruitful and joyful year! Click here for more information.

2013.08
HKIA competition
  Eight of our Paulinians won a competition -參觀機場 分享見聞 比賽2012-2013, organized by the HKIA. They were invited to visit Hong Kong International Airport on 28th August, 2013. Setting foot in the control centre of the airport for the first time, they were awed by the numerous rows of large screens on the walls, with all the latest information. What an incredible sight! Click here for more information.

Feedback on the First PDS Seminar 2013-2014
  The first PDS seminar titled ‘Conceptualization: An Effective Pedagogical Tool in Practice’ was held on Wednesday, 28th August 2013, from 2:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. at the Media Laboratory, 6/F of SPCS. Click here for more information.

  On 26 August 2013 we had a staff development programme in Room G7. The programme focused on better understanding administrative procedures of the school. Teachers were invited to share their experiences in running different school functions and programmes. Read more

Leadership Training Camp
  On 21st -22nd August, 2013, the newly-elected school prefects in 2013-2014 together with 9 teachers and current Prefects’ Board members went to the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups Sai Kung Outdoor Training Camp for leadership training. During the camp, the students engaged in various exciting activities such as bamboo raft construction, orienteering and detective game. At the end of the camp, 20 students were elected by school prefects as Prefects’ Board members in the coming year. Prefects’ confidence and determination in serving the school was greatly enhanced after the leadership training. Click here for more information.

The Sai Kung Long Distance (5K) Canoeing Competition 2013
  The Sai Kung Long Distance (5K) Canoeing Competition 2013, organized by the Hong Kong Canoe Union, was held at Tsam Chuk Wan, Sai Kung on 25th August 2013. Gigi Shum of F.6S was the 1st Runner-up of the Ladies’ Youth Single (Age 14-17). Click here for more information.

The 2nd Asian Youth Games
  The Asian Youth Games is a multi-sports event subordinate to the Olympic Council of Asia and is held every four years. The 2nd Asian Youth Games was held in Nanjing, China, from 16th to 24th August 2013.Debbie Ho of F.5U received the Silver Medal in the Women’s Epee Individual of the 2nd Asian Youth Games. Click here for more information.

The Junior Fencing Championship 2013
  The Junior Fencing Championship 2013, organized by the Hong Kong Fencing Association, was held at Hong Kong Park Sports Centre on 18th and 25th August 2013. Joyce Yeung of F.6S was the 2nd Runner-up of the U-17 and U-20 Ladies’ Sabre. Kelly Ho of F.6L was the 2nd Runner-up of the U-17 Ladies’ Foil. Debbie Ho of F.5U was the 2nd Runner-up of the U-20 Ladies’ Epee. Click here for more information.

The 2013 All China Finswimming Competition
  The 2013 All China Finswimming Competition organized by the State General Administration of Sports was held in Nanning from 17th to 19th August, 2013. Tiffany Law of F.1S was the Champion in the C Grade 100m, 200m and 400m Surface Monofin events, as well as the A Grade 4x100m Relay event. She was also the 1st Runner-up in the A Grade 4x200m Relay event and the 3rd Runner-up in the B Grade 4x200m relay event. Click here for more information.

BOCHK Youth Badminton Championship 2013
  In addition, Maisie was the 2nd Runner-up in the Women's Doubles in the BOCHK Youth Badminton Championship 2013, held by the HK Badminton Association on 18th August, 2013. Congratulations to Maisie! Click here for more information.

  Our new teachers attended a series of New Teacher Induction Programme from 16th, 19th-22nd, August 2013. The programme introduced to them school culture, school administration, how to prepare a good lesson, IT and IWB training. It has helped them familiarize with their working environment. They all joined the induction and the feedback was very positive. Read more

STANFORD INTERNATIONAL YOUTH CAMP 2013
  From August 6 to August 18, 2013, a batch of thirty Form 3 students, chaperoned by three teachers, attended an academic camp at Stanford University, USA. The Stanford International Youth Camp 2013 was an exciting and enriching academic programme where our students experienced real Stanford classes, lived in a Stanford residence, ate in Stanford dining halls and overall got a glimpse of the academically rigorous yet personally fulfilling life of a regular Stanford University student. Click here for more information.

Inaugaration of Young Ambassador
  From over six hundreds nominations, Seraph Wu (F.4S), Ann Han (F.4A), Serena Yu and Pias Tang (F.4L) were selected to participate in an intensive training programme on service skills and concepts under the Hong Kong Young Ambassador Scheme jointly organized by the Tourism Commission of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government and the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups. Click here for more information.

  Rebe Wong(F.5U), Verena Leung(F.5P) and Ann Wong(F.5T) participated in the "Short-film Go!" contest (「短片起動!」創作比賽)of the Arts Ambassadors-in-School Scheme (第五屆校園藝術大使計劃), which was held by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council. Participants were required to produce a short-film on the theme "2063" using their imagination and creativity. Read more

Music Award
  Jacqueline Mao (F.2P) participated in the 2nd Hong Kong Asian Music Competition on 3 Aug 2013 and she came First in the Own Choice Group S1-3 for piano. She also joined the International Music and Arts Competition on 25 July 2013 and came First in the Chopin Nocturne piano section. In addition, Jacqueline was awarded the Gold Medal Award in the Open Medium Group in the 5th Hong Kong Cup Arts Festival for Music on 18 Aug 2013. Click here for more information.

2013.07
District Squad Training Programme
  Maisie Luk of F.1T joined the District Squad Training Programme, held by the HK Badminton Association on 28th July 2013, and was the Girls Overall 1st Runner-up. Click here for more information.
Division One Age Group Long Course Swimming Competition (Aged 13-14)
  Megan Tam of F.3U was the 1st Runner-up of the 100m Long Course Butterfly event and the 2nd Runner- up of the 200m Individual Medley event, in the Division One Age Group Long Course Swimming Competition (Aged 13-14) held by Hong Kong Amateur Swimming Association at Kowloon Park Swimming Pool from 20th to 21st July 2013. Click here for more information.