The 2-day-1-night Personal Growth Training Camp for F.3 students was held in Jockey Club Tai Tong Holiday Camp from 17th to 18th February. The training camp provides ample opportunities for students to enhance their personal development. There are various team building tasks and fieldtrip challenges to raise the leadership ability, team spirit and resilience. A follow-up day camp will be held in late June to better equip students for their senior secondary school life.
Department of Business Accounting held a school talk "Rich Kid, Poor Kid Financial Management for Teens" on 22nd February 2019. Around 60 S.3 students participated in the school talk. The talk was mainly concerned about students' idea about money and financial concerns. Guest speaker from Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants delivered the financial concerns to students by scenario drama videos, videos about street interviews, presentations and a Q&A session. Students felt interested in the talk.
A tea gathering for all F1 students and their teachers was held on 15th February. The tea gathering enabled the mentors of 'Stand By Me Programme' to have the mid-year review to the students.
With the generous support and guidance from the European Mentoring and Coaching Council and GENSUS, '5-in-5 program' kicked off with our enthusiastic English Ambassadors in school in mid February. The programme comprises of a series of workshops introducing a brand new concept 'Design Thinking'. The aim is to guide English Ambassdors to create social projects to help the peer and primary students in Hong Kong to learn English. It was an exciting start and we hope to see them grow with self-confidence and self-worth.
Since our school embraces new technology and knowledge to provide our students with the aptitude skills and adaptability that will ensure they are capable of tackling and moulding tomorrow's world.
S1 students and class teachers participated in a Discipline Training Day Camp at JPC @ Pat Heung after the first term examination. Students attended a job simulation workshop to have a better understanding about the works of police force. Also, they played some adventure-based games which could help train their teamwork. Lastly, they had a valuable chance to try crate climbing, students climbed on top of crates to balance and got further from the ground with the help of their teammates. Students had an exciting and rewarding day.
A joint-school professional exchange programme was held on 16 January 2019. The principal and teachers from Madam Lau Kam Lung Secondary School of Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery were invited to participate in the programme. Ms Lam and Mr Yeung from both schools shared how gifted education was implemented in the school. After a refreshment session, a campus tour was arranged in order to let teachers know more about the facilities of PLKTNKJSC.
The prize presentation ceremony of 2018-2019 Inter-School Swimming Competition and Po Leung Kuk Affiliated Secondary Schools Joint-School Swimming Gala was held at the school hall during the morning assembly on 8th January, 2019.
To equip the students with the knowledge of protecting the environment, a Green School Talk was organized on 8 January for form one to three students. Ms. Carol Kwok of Consumers Acting for People and the Environment was invited to give a talk about the relationship between our consuming habits and the environment.