More universities granted Cambridge Int’l Level A qualification

Four more universities in Việt Nam have been recognised with a Cambridge International A Level qualification. The co-operation memorandum signing between the Hanoi University of Science and Technology and Cambridge University Press. Four more universities in Việt Nam have been granted Cambridge International’s Level A qualification. – VNS Photo The signing ceremony between the four […]

Not to miss: Taking students into deep forest, JIS teachers taught them how to survive in the forest

In today’s society full of challenges and changes, it is necessary to know survival skills as the more practice a person has, the better they can adapt. As adults, we always try to protect children by all means; however, the best way for them to overcome difficulties and danger in life is to equip them with “survival” skills. With this in mind, on November 16th, Japanese International School (JIS) organized a field trip to Ban Rom ecotourism area in Soc Son District. The theme of the field trip was “Survival skills in deep forest”.

Photo-essay: JIS teachers organized a Halloween Festival full of mysterious, fascinating activities from unexpected materials

The JIS Halloween celebration held on October 31st every year is one of the longest and most fun festivals during the year in Western countries. Engaging young people with extremely mysterious games and frightening costumes, this festival has become a cultural event that people all over the world look forward to. Hundreds of students from Japanese International School (JIS) were eager to take part in this fascinating festival many days ago. Our teachers designed a fun-filled programme that appealed greatly to students, they were able to play and learn at the same time.

Impressive: Hundreds of Vietnamese students gave their all in a very Japanese Sports Day 

On October 26th, at Ha Dong Indoors Sports Stadium (Hanoi), Japanese International School (JIS) organised its 2018 Sports Day for Primary and Secondary students. Over 20 events organized in a unique and way attracted hundreds of students to do their best and experience unforgettable moments.

Students are interested in exploring marine life in the heart of… Hanoi

On the morning of October 12th, Year 6 students of the Cambridge International Programme, Japanese International School (JIS) had a study session at the aquarium Vinpearlland – a famous place in Hanoi with many aquatic species. Students expressed their interest in observing and learning about a world of creatures that they saw for the first […]

Students deliver presentations in English: “This wonderful teaching method should be multiplied” 

That is most parents’ opinion when they came to the English presentation on Chocolate as part of Year 4 students’ Global Perspectives topic in the morning of November the 2nd. 

Tears and lessons on the JIS soccer pitch

Tears fell on the faces of Japan International School's (JIS) soccer players during their first friendly match after losing 4-0 to the Vietnam Australia International School (VAS). Sadness and tears are understandable because this concerns their pride and their sincere love for football, but  what ismore important is what they learned from this match.

Học sinh vào chuồng lợn, ra vườn chuối khám phá thế giới sinh vật

Vào chuồng lợn vuốt ve đàn lợn con, ra vườn cây quan sát, tìm kiếm côn trùng, chim chóc...Đó là buổi học thực tế môn Khoa học của học sinh lớp 6 Hệ CIP, Trường Quốc tế Nhật Bản tại nông trại của nhà trường. 

Teachers and students at JIS welcome new school year at the Opening Ceremony

On Sept. 05th, Japanese International School (JIS) solemnly held its School Opening Ceremony of the new school year 2018 - 2019 for students at three levels: kindergarten, elementary and secondary school.

Mr. Dao Xuan Hoc: “The school cares deeply about character education”

“Being bright and brilliant is good, but it is more important to have a good personality!”, that is the message anyone who comes to JIS will be able to see and they can understand better through witnessing lessons and activities of students in the school.

Impressed by the “special” teaching style of a foreign teacher

Learning should go alongside practicing, teacher is the leader, guiding students to new knowledge… those are the highlights in Mr. Carl Halford’s teaching method in Cambridge International Programme (CIP) at JIS, and they help to engage his students in every lesson.

Message From International Academic Director

“Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.” – Carl Sagan   Welcome to the Japanese International School, Ha Dong Cambridge Curriculum section. I have spent over thirty years in international education in many countries and cultures and it is a long time since I was last in Hanoi, but I am very pleased indeed […]