The QAIS basketball team, lead by coaches Brian Quist and Reuben Fitzgerald, has been progressing as a team and improving their record, recently pulling a hard earned victory over YCIS.
On Wednesday, June 17, all the PYP and MYP students spent the day out doors, participating in six problem solving activities! Students were organized in groups that contained a mix of students from grades 1 – 10, and each group was represented by a different color. Each activity lasted for 30 minutes and was led by a […]
What an amazing Saturday! The 2015 QAIS Family Fun Run was blessed with perfect weather, an unbeatable venue, and a joyful, generous community of supporters and participants. We raised over ¥10,000 for Nepal earthquake relief; we made kites, paintings, and medals; we ran 5km beside beaches, tidal pools, and sculptures; we danced like crazy; we […]
We have a much-loved (if rather improbable) tradition here at Qingdao Amerasia International School: every January, all of the kids from Grade 1 up spend a day skiing with their teachers and classmates. The annual Ski Trip has grown out of our emphasis on holistic development, building physical skills, raising awareness of recreational activities, and […]
On Thursday, June 19, all of our students in grades 1 – 12 left the QAIS campus to travel to Baishan School where they participated in five problem solving activities. Students were organized in their House Groups, which means that each of the Houses – Wind, Water, Fire, and Earth – contained a mix of […]
Our 7th and 8th grade students visited an elementary school in Jimo on Thursday, May 22. This trip was part of our continuing outreach efforts with the rural school, which was initiated last year. The trip and the content was organized by our IB Diploma Program Creativity, Action, Service (CAS) Coordinator, Chris Cronin. The […]