11 Oct, 2019
10 : 00
October 11, 2019 was the 87th anniversary of Yew Chung and Yew Wah. Yew Wah International School of Rizhao celebrated the Founder’s Day with sister schools in Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Chongqing, Qingdao, Yantai, Tongxiang, and Silicon Valley in the US via webcast. Yew Chung and Yew Wah teachers, students and alumni from all over the world, celebrated the 87th anniversary and honoured the memory of the School’s Founder, Madam Tsang Chor-hang.
Dr Betty Chan Po-king, Chairperson of YCEF and CEO and School Supervisor of YCIS, presented an inspiring speech via the webcast. The various and energetic performances were presented by the students from each campus. Representatives of academic teams from each campuses and Yew Chung / Yew Wah alumni also sent their best wishes.
As one part of the performances, teachers and students of YWIS Rizhao and YWIEK Rizhao sang "Today Is Your Birthday, Yew Chung Yew Wah” together, dedicating to the Founder’s Day.
The teachers prepared a variety of fun games and sports activities. The students' co-operative ability was cultivated in the collective fun activities, and their bilingual abilities and logical expression were also improved while switching between different game rules.
On this day after school, the sound of children singing "today is your birthday, Yew Chung Yew Wah" could still be heard in the school building. Their singing was not only a real expression of the sense of belonging brought by the universal alumni friendship, but also sincere blessing to the School.