School Updates

Feb
06

QAIS Celebrates the Campus Grand Opening and Chinese New Year in Style

After a month of exploring the multitude of hallways in our new school building, QAIS celebrated the campus Grand Opening and Chinese New Year together with students, parents, construction crews, and staff members on Monday afternoon in our new auditorium. The festivities began with a traditional Chinese New Year Lion Dance followed immediately by the […]

By Vincent Ip | QAIS . School Updates . QAIS life
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Jan
16

Spreading our wings with the QAIS butterfly community art project

QAIS has been growing steadily while expanding opportunities for students of different ages to collaborate and bond as a community.  We cherish every opportunity for older students to serve as role models for younger ones, while younger students can remind older students about the joy of learning and discovery experienced through a child’s eye.  This mutually […]

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Jan
16

QAIS Joins Elite Company as An Accredited Member of The Council of International Schools (CIS) 

From our humble beginnings in 2011, we have been striving to provide the highest quality education by promoting global citizenship, international mindedness, service and action, and a lifelong love of learning.  By embarking on the lengthy process of gaining school accreditations and authorizations including AMS, IB DP, IB PYP, IB MYP, MSA-CESS, we have laid a […]

By Vincent Ip | QAIS . School Updates . QAIS life
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Sep
26

QAIS Staff Profile of the Week – Brian Quist, Grade 7 Humanities and Language Teacher

In our time in Qingdao we have developed a special relationship… he is my adopted Chinese father and I love him very much.

By Jon Springer | QAIS . School Updates . QAIS Staff
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Sep
23

PYP Celebrates the Moon Festival

In true transdisciplinary fashion, art, math, and culture combined in PYP last week for a thrilling activity in celebration of the Moon Festival in China. Grade 3 students deepened their exploration of area and perimeter by creating their own versions of the Jade Rabbit using square units. Students became illustrators and creators of their own […]

By Anna Kudelia | School Updates
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Sep
22

Always Open QAIS Open House Days

We are always open to welcoming parents to QAIS and were thrilled to have many families visit during our two open house days last week. In the MYP and DP programs, teachers and students showcased learning by opening all classes to visiting parents, who were able to see and participate in their students’ daily work […]

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Aug
23

Registration Day Kicks Off The School Year!

Registration Day at QAIS began with lots of excitement among the entire community. We saw many joyful faces familiar and new. Students and their parents met on the main green and began the day writing their wishes for QAIS in colorful helium balloon clusters.

By Rosanne Goedhart | School Updates . Academic Program Updates
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Building & Facility Improvements 学校建筑和设施的改善

At QAIS, we strive to make every aspect of our school better each year. Our school building and facilities have a lot of improvements since last year.

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Mar
07

Youth Club Archers

Last Friday,  secondary students left school to practice their archery skills at Qainyu Archery Club down town.  We were given a quick lesson, and then the fun starting flying.  Here are some candid pictures from the evening.

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Dec
14

Youth Club Holiday Skate

QAIS Youth Club had a great time on the ice!

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