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28-Nov-2017

Visit of Tak Sun School

As a tradition, more than 130 Primary 6 boys and teachers from our primary school, Tak Sun School, visited our School campus so that they can understand more about secondary school life.


21-Nov-2017

Prize Presentation (November 2017)

The School recognizes students' efforts through the regular prize presentation. The winners or participants of different activities will be invited to come onto the stage and then be applauded by the teachers and students and praised by the Principal. This is an important learning for the students whose achievements require sustainable efforts. More information can be found in the link below:

http://www.tsss.edu.hk/students/achievement/Prize%20Presentation%20Nov%202017%20%28Junior%20Section%29.pdf

http://www.tsss.edu.hk/students/achievement/Prize%20Presentation%20Nov%202017%20%28Senior%20Section%29.pdf


18-Nov-2017

Class of 2024 Admission Information Day
In order to provide relevant information to the parents about the Class of 2024 Admission, an Information Session together with exhibitions were organized. More than 400 people attended in our information session and visited our School.

11-Nov-2017

Visit to Bank of China (Hong Kong)

On 11 November, the school Business Club organized a visit to the Bank of China Tower in Central, to a special exhibition on Bank of China's Century of Services in Hong Kong (中國銀行在港服務100周年展覽). A group of 12 Form 3 and Form 4 students took part and learned the history and operations of Bank of China (Hong Kong) as well as the architectural design of the Tower. After the visit, they used their mobile devices to complete an online quiz prepared by Mr. Vincent Lee.


2-Nov-2017

Form 5 Workshop on Religious Studies and Ethics

In order to enhance student's knowledge and correct attitudes towards Religious Studies, a workshop was organized for our Form 5 students on 2nd November. Our students engaged in the activities and learnt a lot from it.


31-Oct-2017

2016-17 Grants for Brothers Scheme
As Tak Sun emphasizes family ties, we encourage boys from the same family to study together. Hence, we offer a grant worth $11,000 (50% of annual school fee) to younger brothers entering the school. The School has offered 19 Grants for Brother Scheme, which is equivalent to the amount of $209,000.

31-Oct-2017

2016-17 Family Grant
The Tak Sun mission is to strengthen and unite the family, enabling parents to exercise their rights and duties as first educators of their children. As a way of supporting families, this grant covers 100% or 50% of the annual school fee of HK $22,000 and is given to any incoming Form 1 student with two siblings or more, brothers or sisters. This year, the School has offered 59 Family Grants, which is equivalent to the amount of $1,144,000.

31-Oct-2017

2016-17 Progress Grant Fee Remission
The School has offered a total of 58 Progress Grants to the students in need, which is equivalent to the amount of $1,006,790. We believe that it will help our students study well in our School.

31-Oct-2017

2016-17 Sportsman and Musician Scholarships Awards
The school is happy to announce that 14 students have been awarded scholarships for their outstanding performance. Most of them have reached the highest level in their sport and have represented Hong Kong at national and international level. Their scholarship covers full and partial school fee remission. The school congratulates and encourages them in their striving for sporting excellence. The School has offered 14 Full or Half Scholarship, which is equivalent to the amount of $287,000.

31-Oct-2017

Academic Achievement Scholarship
The goal of the AA Scholarship is to encourage academic excellence in our students. Candidates should obtain the top five year-end score in the form in the previous academic year, plus a satisfactory conduct report. The scholarship covers full and partial school fee remission. This year, the School has offered 22 Full or Half Scholarships, which is equivalent to the amount of $365,000.

31-Oct-2017

Potential Development Scholarship
The school is to encourage Primary 6 students with outstanding qualities to award the PD Scholarship. The scholarship covers full school fee remission for one year in Form 1, renewable upon review for six consecutive years until Form 6. This year, the School has offered 3 Scholarships, which is equivalent to the amount of $66,000.

31-Oct-2017

Assembly sharing

Our Religious Studies and Ethics subject panel had invited the representatives from the Hong Kong Correctional Services to introduce their works. The students understood more about the positive attitude towards rehabilitation.


18-Oct-2017

Understand the eternal life exploring ancient Egypt

Our History Studies panel had arranged a visit to the exhibition about Eternal Life Exploring Ancient Egypt at the Hong Kong Science Museum. It is believed this exhibition can enrich students’ knowledge in History Studies. The students enjoyed it very much.


29-Sep-2017

Community Charity Day

The Day was an educational activity that provided an opportunity for our students to learn the virtues of caring and generosity by supporting the Dress Casual Day organized by the Hong Kong Community Chest and the Raffle ticket sales organized by the Hong Kong Caritas. Also, in order to enhance house identity, an inter-house fund-raising competition was held. Approximately $70,000 were raised by the students, teachers and staff.


22-Sep-2017

Parents’ Forum

Parents' forums for Forms 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6 were organized on 22nd September (Friday). More than 800 parents attended this event. The main purpose was to build a communication platform with parents for the better formation of their sons and more understanding about the school policies. Themes were different according to the specific needs of each form.


21-Sep-2017

Good Book sharing session

With a very good feedback in the last few years, the School Library invited Ms. Fan Kien Mei (范建梅老師) again to deliver a good book recommendation session to our junior form students. This session is well received and all recommended books were on display for reading after the session. After that, there is a book exhibition for 2 days.


20-Sep-2017

Class Photos

Welcome to our Tak Sun family! .                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               


8-Sep-2017

Start-of-school-year Holy Mass

Our annual Start-of-school-year Holy Mass was held at the Hong Kong Cathedral. The mass was celebrated by the School Chaplain, Fr. Paul Chung. Our old boy, Andrew Leung helped as the organist. All students and teachers attended the Holy Mass, which is a vital part of the student formation curriculum.


8-Sep-2017

Student Association Election

The forum and election of the Student Association were held on 8 September 2017. All students had experienced a democratic election by actively casting their votes to select the new cabinet. Candidate 2: Intrepid (headed by 5W WONG Wai Tung Augustine) won the election. Congratulations!


19-Aug-2017

Summer Adaptation Programme

The Summer Adaptation Programme was designed to help our incoming Form 1 boys prepare for their secondary studies. The programme included school facility introduction, English immersion programmes, school curriculum introduction and uniform group/music/sports programme selection and so on. The graduation ceremony, together with a parenting talk, was held on the last day and well-received by both parents and students.


13-Jul-2017

End-of-school-year Assembly

Our annual End-of-school-year Assembly was held on the last day of the School year. All internal academic awards and excellent service awards were presented to the students to recognize their performances in the last academic year. In addition, service awards were given out to the teachers and staff who had served the School for 10 years. More information about the awards can be found following the link below:

http://www.tsss.edu.hk/students/achievement/Prize Presentation Final 2017.pdf


13-Jul-2017

End-of-school-year Holy Mass

Our annual End-of-school-year Holy Mass was held at the School Hall this year. The mass was celebrated by the School Chaplain, Fr. Paul Chung. All students and teachers attended the Holy Mass, which is a vital part of the student formation curriculum.


13-Jun-2017

Prize Presentation (June 2017)

The School recognizes students' efforts through the regular prize presentation. The winners or participants of different activities will be invited to come onto the stage and then be recognized by the teachers and students and praised by the Principal. This is an important learning for the students whose achievements require sustainable efforts. More pieces of information can be found in the link below:

http://www.tsss.edu.hk/students/achievement/Prize%20Presentation%20June%202017%20%28Junior%20Section%29.pdf

http://www.tsss.edu.hk/students/achievement/Prize%20Presentation%20June%202017%20%28Senior%20Section%29.pdf

26-May-2017

17th Annual Speech Day

Speech Day is a milestone for our Form 6 students. The Guest of Honour of our 17th Annual Speech Day ceremony was Dr. Joseph Ting Sun-pao, Adjunct Professor of Department of History of the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He gave an enlightening keynote address to our graduates regarding the attitude they should have. In addition, we have invited Mr. Kevin Yip (Form 7 Graduate of Class of 2002) to give a sharing to our graduates. The valedictory address was given by LEUNG Tsz Shing of 6M and he is also the winner of the Jockey Club Shield 2015-2016. In addition, various awards were presented to recognize students' efforts. More information can be found following the link below:

http://www.tsss.edu.hk/students/achievement/2016-17 Form6 Top.pdf


19-May-2017

Tak Sun Summer Serenade
Tak Sun Summer Serenade was held on 19 May 2017 at the School Hall, starting from 7:30 pm. This was an annual show to showcase students' efforts and recognize their talents in Music, especially in the OSOSA (One-Student-One-Sport-and-Art) programmes. They had been preparing for this show for a long time and it was well received by parents and students alike.

3-May-2017

10th Enrollment and 10th anniversary of Red Cross Youth Unit 304
The Tak Sun Red Cross (Hong Kong Red Cross Youth Unit 304) has celebrated its 10th anniversary of its establishment since 2007. 27 Red Cross members have enrolled that day and declared they will serve for the Red Cross under the supervision of Mr. Dennis Law, the Principal and the guest of honour, Mr. Li Chi Keung, the District Officer of the Sha Tin North district. Also, the last 10 Head Section Leaders and Ms. Erica Leung, the former District Officer who helped the establishment of this Youth Unit, have come back to join the celebration. Happy anniversary to YU304!

21-Mar-2017

Prize Presentation (March 2017)

The School recognizes students' efforts through the regular prize presentation. The winners or participants of different activities will be invited to come onto the stage and then be recognized by the teachers and students and praised by the Principal. This is an important learning for the students whose achievements require sustainable efforts. More pieces of information can be found in the link below:

http://www.tsss.edu.hk/students/achievement/Prize%20Presentation%20Mar%202017%20%28Junior%20Section%29.pdf

http://www.tsss.edu.hk/students/achievement/Prize%20Presentation%20Mar%202017%20%28Senior%20Section%29.pdf

17-Mar-2017

Form 1 and Form 2 Current Affairs Quiz Contests
F.1 and F.2 Current Affairs Quiz Contests were hosted by Business Club on 16 and 17 March lunchtime, in order to raise students' awareness of local, national and international current affairs.

The contests were highly competitive. All classes in each form took part and the results were:

Form 1:
Winner: 1T
1st runner-up: 1M
2nd runner-up: 1P

Form 2
Winner: 2T
1st runner-up: 2W
2nd runner-up: 2M

4-Mar-2017

Visit to the Hong Kong Monetary Authority
On 4 March 2017, 18 Form 3 to Form 5 students visited the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) in IFC Two, Central to understand the history of money and the current monetary system in Hong Kong. This activity was organized by Business Club for students interested in business and economics.

2-Mar-2017

Visit to Yahoo
In order to provide more opportunities to understand the workplace environment, with the support of our Parent-Teacher Association, all Form 5 students had visited the Yahoo Headquarter on 2 March 2017. Their daily operations were introduced and the students could understand more about how a company operates. It is believed that such career-related activities can help students plan for their future.

1-Mar-2017

Teacher Manager
The Teacher Manager Election for the Incorporated Management Committee was conducted on 24 February under the supervision of the Election Returning Officer, Mr. Dennis Law. Mr. Sum Wong and Mr. Ben Wong will be nominated as the School’s Teacher Manager and Alternative Teacher Manager.

25-Feb-2017

Junior Achievement Personal Finance Programme 2017
L & S (Life and Society) Department proudly present the programme again in this school year with the support of Junior Achievement Hong Kong. The programme aims to enhance students' financial literacy and stimulate their interest in studying BAFS (Business, Accounting and Financial Studies) & Economics in senior school. 30 Form 3 students participated in the programme voluntarily. Thanks Mr. Samson Fok, the business volunteer, for conducting the programme in school.

21-Jan-2017

Parent Manager Election
The Parent Manager Election for the Incorporated Management Committee was conducted on 21 January under the supervision of the Election Manager, Ms. Katherine So, the representative from the Parent-Teacher Association (PTA). The counting of votes was held at 3:00 pm on the same day with the monitoring of Mr. Dennis Law, our Principal: The results are as follows:
Candidate 1. Ms. Catalina Chin (a Form 2 parent): 91 votes
Candidate 2. Ms. Cindy Chan (a Form 2 parent): 79 votes

Hence, according to the PTA constitutions, Ms. Chin and Ms. Chan will be nominated as the School’s Parent Manager and Alternative Parent Manager. Congratulations to Ms. Chin, Ms. Chan and the PTA. Also, the School would like to thank our previous Parent Manager, Ms. Teresa Fan and Ms. Charlotte Tong, for their contributions to the School.

9-Jan-2017

Re-opening of school library
After 6-month renovation work, the school library is re-opened to all school members on 9 January 2017 (Monday). The school library is now equipped with some new features such as tutorial rooms, audio-visual equipment & reading corners. Students can have an even better reading and studying environment in school library. In response to the re-opening of school library, all junior form classes are arranged to have a library visit during class-teacher period in January. Book floating activity and Reading Quiz were held to raise students' reading interest in school library.

7-Jan-2017

Alumni Homecoming Day, Alumni Association and Alumni Manager Election
This was an annual School event engaging all old boys coming back to their alma mater, which was mainly organized by the Tak Sun Secondary School Alumni Association. Ball games and board games were arranged together with the barbeque. Around 40 old boys and teachers coming back to support. In addition, the Annual General Meeting was held and Lai Wai Tung (Form 5 Graduates of Class of 2008) was nominated as the Alumni Manager for the next term.

7-Jan-2017

Visit to Legislative Council
20 Form 1 students are invited to join the visit to Legislative Council on 7 January 2017 (Saturday). The activity enrich their knowledge on the Legislative Council elections & the historical development of Legislative Council in the past century. They got involved in a role-play to understand the procedure of enacting a law in Hong Kong.

6-Jan-2017

Get Set Go Financial Literacy Workshop
Life and Society Subject Department and Career & Life Planning Committee invites Hong Kong Family Welfare Society to organize the Get Set Go Financial Literacy Workshop for Form 3 students on 6 January 2017 (Friday). The simulation activity enable students to learn how to manage their wealth in order to achieve their personal goals. More than 30 volunteers were recruited in helping the events. The event is well received by our students.

29-Nov-2016

Visit of Tak Sun School
As a tradition, more than 120 Primary 6 boys and teachers from our primary school, Tak Sun School, visited our School campus so that they can understand more about secondary school life.

19-Nov-2016

Class of 2023 Admission Information Day
In order to provide relevant information to the parents about the Class of 2023 Admission, an Information Session together with exhibitions were organized. Around 300 people attended in our information session and visited our School.

15-Nov-2016

Prize Presentation (November 2016)

The School recognizes students' efforts through the regular prize presentation. The winners or participants of different activities will be invited to come onto the stage and then be recognized by the teachers and students and praised by the Principal. This is an important learning for the students whose achievements require sustainable efforts. More pieces of information can be found in the link below:

http://www.tsss.edu.hk/students/achievement/Prize%20Presentation%20Nov%202016%20%28Junior%20Section%29.pdf

http://www.tsss.edu.hk/students/achievement/Prize%20Presentation%20Nov%202016%20%28Senior%20Section%29.pdf

11-Nov-2016

17th Athletics Meet
The 17th Athletics Meet was held at Ma On Shan Sports Ground on 10th and 11th November. Mr. Henry Kwok, Principal of Tak Sun School, was invited as the guest of honour to present the prizes. Under the flags of the house emblems, all students participating in the events played different roles, such as athletes or cheering team members. Scott House became the overall champion again! Congratulations!

2-Nov-2016

Form 2 visit to Court of Final Appeal
On 2 November 2016, 25 Form 2 students visited the Court of Final Appeal, a legal monument constructed in 1912, to learn the history of the building as well as the functions of Hong Kong's judiciary. During the visit, students also had a chance to talk to The Hon Mr Justice Wally Yeung, Vice President of the Court of Appeal of the High Court. The visit is an enrichment activity jointly offered by History Studies and Life & Society subject panels.

31-Oct-2016

2016-17 Progress Grant Fee Remission
The School has offered a total of 63 Progress Grants to the students in need, which is equivalent to the amount of $1,071,400. Also, we offered Textbook sponsorship for some of them as well, which is equivalent to the amount of $44,500. We believe that it will help our students study well in our School.

31-Oct-2016

2016-17 Grants for Brothers Scheme
As Tak Sun emphasizes family ties, we encourage boys from the same family to study together. Hence, we offer a grant worth $11,000 (50% of annual school fee) to younger brothers entering the school. The School has offered 15 Grants for Brother Scheme, which is equivalent to the amount of $165,000.

31-Oct-2016

2016-17 Family Grant
The Tak Sun mission is to strengthen and unite the family, enabling parents to exercise their rights and duties as first educators of their children. As a way of supporting families, this grant covers 100% of the annual school fee of HK $22,000 and is given to any incoming Form 1 student with two siblings or more, brothers or sisters. This year, the School has offered 48 Family Grants, which is equivalent to the amount of $1,056,000.

31-Oct-2016

2016-17 Sportsman and Musician Scholarships Awards
The school is happy to announce that 15 students have been awarded scholarships for their outstanding performance. Most of them have reached the highest level in their sport and have represented Hong Kong at national and international level. Their scholarship covers full and partial school fee remission. The school congratulates and encourages them in their striving for sporting excellence. The School has offered 14 Full Scholarship and 1 Half Scholarship, which is equivalent to the amount of $319,000.

31-Oct-2016

Potential Development Scholarship
The school is to encourage Primary 6 students with outstanding qualities to award the PD Scholarship. The scholarship covers full school fee remission for one year in Form 1, renewable upon review for six consecutive years until Form 6. This year, the School has offered 6 Scholarships, which is equivalent to the amount of $132,000.

31-Oct-2016

Academic Achievement Scholarship
The goal of the AA Scholarship is to encourage academic excellence in our students. Candidates should obtain the top five year-end score in the form in the previous academic year, plus a satisfactory conduct report. The scholarship covers full and partial school fee remission. This year, the School has offered 12 Full Scholarships and 9 Half Scholarships, which is equivalent to the amount of $363,000.

27-Oct-2016

Mr. Jasper Tsang, former President of LEGCO visits for sharing session
The Hon Jasper Tsang, the former President of LEGCO, came to have a conversation with our Form 5 students, sharing his opinions on current political issues and how the teenagers participated in politics. Our students learned a lot from Mr. Tsang’s wide experience and deep insights into politics in Hong Kong and it will definitely benefit student learning in Liberal Studies and Civic Education.

15-Oct-2016

Parent-Teacher Association Annual General Meeting
TSSS PTA AGM was held on 15 October (Saturday) from 2:30 to 4:45 pm. Starting from 2:30 pm, there is a parenting seminar conducted by Mr. Francis MAK, a famous DJ. More than 100 PTA members attended.

During the AGM starting at around 4:00 pm, the new PTA committee for school year 2016-17 was elected and the posts are confirmed in their first committee meeting:
Chairperson: Ms. Teresa Fan
Vice-Chairperson: Mr. Peter Mak & Ms. Katherine So
Secretary: Ms. Charlotte Tong
Treasurer: Ms. Maggie Yau
Other parent members include Ms. Helen Liu (Parenting Education), Catalina Chin (Academic and Career), Mr. Vincent Lau (Sports and Recreation) and Ms. Cindy Chan (Student Welfare)

School representatives are Mr. Eric Kwan (Vice-Chairman) Mr. Ronald Hui (Secretary) and Mr. Mervyn Lam (Treasurer). The Statutory Member is Mr. Dennis Law (Principal)

In addition, Ms. Daisy Ng and Mr. Barry Ng were invited to the PTA Consultants 2016-17.

6-Oct-2016

Community Charity Day
The Day was an educational activity that provided an opportunity for our students to learn the virtues of caring and generosity by supporting the Dress Casual Day organized by the Hong Kong Community Chest and the Raffle ticket sales organized by the Hong Kong Caritas. Also, in order to enhance students’ house identity, an inter-house fund-raising competition was held. Around $50,000 was raised by the students, teachers and staff.

4-Oct-2016

Declaration of Student Association, School Prefects and 4 Houses
The declarations of the Student Association, School Prefects and 4 Houses were conducted in the assemblies on 4 October 2016. The Head Prefect led his Prefect Team, the Chairman of Student Association led his Committee members and the House Captains led their committees to declare they would serve their School and the students in the coming year in front of all teachers and students. For details of the leaders, please refer to the school homepage: Students -> Student leaders

23-Sep-2016

Good Book sharing session
With a very good feedback in the last 3 years, the School Library invited Ms. Fan Kien Mei (范建梅老師) again to deliver a good book recommendation session to our junior form students. This session is well received and all recommended books were on display for reading after the session. After that, there is a book exhibition for 2 days.

21-Sep-2016

Student Association Election
The forum and election of the Student Association were held on 21 September 2016. All students had experienced a democratic election by actively casting their votes to select the new cabinet. Candidate 1: Paleta (headed by 5T LAW Cheuk Hung Harris) won the election. Congratulations!

2-Sep-2016

Start-of-school-year Holy Mass
Our annual Start-of-school-year Holy Mass was held at the School Hall. The mass was celebrated by the School Chaplain, Fr. Paul Chung. All students and teachers attended the Holy Mass, which is a vital part of the student formation curriculum.

1-Sep-2016

New Principal and New Supervisor
The School is pleased to announce that Mr. Dennis Law has been appointed as the 4th Principal of our School after Dr. Peter Herbert’s retirement. Dr. Herbert has been appointed as the Supervisor of our School replacing Mr. Anthony Chan. Congratulations to Mr. Law and Dr. Herbert and thank you for Mr. Chan’s contributions in the last few years.


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