On 20th January, Hanova’s primary students celebrated Chinese New Year with a variety of in-class festivities – which included art projects, fun Chinese crafts and preparing and enjoying traditional Chinese dumplings.
On Saturday, 14th January, Hanova’s basketball team played in a school tournament with 3 other international schools in Xi’an. We are proud of all of our players and cheered them on to a very hard fought second place finish!
On Thursday, 8th December, Hanova’s Primary students performed a wonderful Winter Concert, consisting of a musical journey through several countries to present how people celebrate Christmas around the World.
On Saturday 3rd December, Hanova hosted its Second Annual Christmas from 10:00am to 1:30pm! The day was full of great Christmas fun, lots of Christmas activities, games and crafts and an auditorium full of local vendors selling holiday baked goods, desserts, imported food and hand-crafted gifts.
On Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd November, Hanova hosted Stan Cullimore, an author for children and teenagers.
Last Friday, 28th October, we had our Halloween celebrations in school., with costumes, parades, activities and parties. Many thanks to all for sending food, showing enthusiasm with costumes, attending the assembly: your contributions are always important to our success and look in our web site for the upcoming photo gallery of the day.
On Saturday, October 22nd, the Hanova community celebrated International Day 2016! The day was full of games, activities, crafts, delicious food and football matches that provided great entertainment for the all.
In September 2016, Hanova’s secondary students were introduced to three more universities: Washington & Jefferson College, University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown, and the College of Wooster.
The International Day of Peace, also known as Peace Day, was established by two United Nations Resolutions in 1981 and 2001. Each year, hundreds of students take part in a student observance of Peace Day at the United Nations. The Day’s theme for 2016 is “The Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for Peace.” It aims…
In September 2016, Hanova’s Primary students began their Reading Buddy sessions – which are designed to encourage reading, speaking & listening skills. The initial Buddy meetings focused on “getting to know you buddy activities” and sharing books.