The Premier International School in Guangzhou
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After eight full weeks of online learning, AISG is sure everyone is ready for next week’s Spring Break. Now it’s time to take some time to relax, refresh and recharge.
How are AISG faculty rising to meet the challenge of a 100% online learning environment and what are they learning as a result?
The Guangdong Provincial Department of Education announced that local schools will commence online learning beginning March 2, that Kindergarten and Special Education Schools will not be required to participate in online learning and all schools will be closed until further notice, and that resumption date for local schools is still to be determined.
The safety and welfare of our students, families and the entire Ram Nation community remains our primary priority. Following a number of board and leadership team conversations, we have determined..
The 2019 AISG Open House is fast approaching! We are welcoming any and all families interested in AISG to attend our Open Houses on December 11th and 13th.
On October 24, 2019, the American International School of Guangzhou (AISG) hosted a groundbreaking ceremony on its Science Park campus. The groundbreaking ceremony, attended by parents, students, board members, government officials, strategic partners, and media organizations, heralds the official launch of AISG’s Master Facilities Plan project.
Duncan and Bernadette FitzGerald chose AISG because they liked the people and the welcome it gave their family. As they prepare to head to a new challenge in Germany, they discuss how life changed for them and their two children, Robbie and Edie, over the past five years.
Simone and Nathan Lieschke and daughter Abigail thrived during their time at AISG. As they leave for a new adventure in Singapore, they explain how their 11 years here helped the whole family grow.
After eight years as a counselor at AISG, Jenny Ostermiller is taking her talents to the American School in Japan this fall. Before she leaves, she chats about small apartments, bachelor degrees and what she will miss about Guangzhou.
In 2001, Julie Lindsay and Andrew Sinclair made their first move to AISG, where Julie took the post of Elementary Homeroom Teacher and Andrew started as an English teacher. The couple left for a United Nations school in Syria in 2004 and returned to AISG in 2015. Ahead of their move to Mumbai, Julie and Andrew explain how they enjoyed AISG so much, they worked here twice!
After a wonderful six years at AISG, Will and Laura Tragert and their kids, Owen, Ella and Lucy head to a new life in Germany. They will be taking their love of AISG – and some close friends with them.
As elementary school teacher Jenny Su retires, she tells how a conversation 19 years ago brought her to a rewarding new Career in teaching. From lab specialist to Mandarin teacher, Jenny's passion was awakened at AISG and lasted for nearly two decades.
The Jacobsens arrived in Guangzhou in 2008, when subway was the only western food outlet and Er Sha was still wild and overgrown. Eleven years and lots of change later, it’s time for Karen, Glenn, and their children, Aaliyah, Josiah and Angelica to return to Canada.
Director of Athletics and Activities, Mark Elliott, and wife Suzanne, a former AISG EAL teacher, are heading to the U.S. Here they discuss their move, raising their two children around the world (son Andrew, class of ’16, daughter Sophie, class of ’19), and offer some final advice to students and alumni.
Frances Chang from the Class of 2012 credits an AISG class for igniting her passion for psychology, which eventually led her to Harvard - and now, a local initiative in Washington, D.C., supporting underprivileged families with young kids. We caught up with her to see what she’s been up to lately!
Betty lin, head of visual and performing arts at AISG, holds a special place in her students’ hearts, which is why they organized a unique send-off ahead of her upcoming move to peru.
GRADUATE ANDREW ELLIOTT (‘16) REFLECTS ON AN UNFORGETTABLE SUMMER, THANKS TO A LIFE-CHANGING FELLOWSHIP FOR YOUNG LEADERS.
While the entire school community is sad to see our director go, we’re happy and grateful for all that she leaves behind.
The 2018 - 2019 School Year was a great one! Here is a look at the incredible year in numbers.
We’re thrilled to announce that Mr. Kevin Baker will be the new Director of AISG beginning in July 2019
Dr. Carmody has been an integral part of our school community for the past 5 years. Through her years of service, she has worked tirelessly to continually improve AISG, striving to make our school the best that it can be.
Creative spirit Tammy Hong ('14) is blending her love of art and history to carve out a niche for herslef.
While the entire school community is sad to see our Director go, we’re happy and grateful for all that she leaves behind
AISG is delighted to announce the appointment of Dirk de Jager as Director of Finance and Operations to begin in the 2019-20 school year.
Check out Gilia's interview to learn about her 7 years at AISG, how she found the perfect balance, and how it felt like to get accepted into a top university.
This week our Senior Spotlight is on Gino Zhang. We caught up with this young, driven engineer to talk about his passion for robotics, dreams of space exploration, and how AISG helped him to connect all of the dots.
This week we caught up with Javin Liu to talk about his 15 years at AISG and the huge impact his teachers have had on his life.
This week we sat down with this talented visual artist Jee Su Kim for a talk about her beginnings in art, her inspirations, and how IB Art has encouraged her to pursue her passion.
This week we talked with Senior Ram, Michael about his impressive piano skills and how AISG completely changed the way he sees music.
Help us in congratulating our incredible Class of 2019 for their college and university acceptances. 106 Universities and counting!
This week we talked with Senior Ram, Michelle about life at AISG and her impressive High School badminton career.
This year, 42 incredible volunteers donated approximately 900 centimeters of hair to the Children with Hair Loss organizaiton.
This year's PTA International Day was one of the most successful to date, showcasing the incredible diversity we have here in our AISG community!
Our innovative drone club students toured the world-leading XAG Corporation to learn about the importance and future of drones in agriculture.
Twenty-five AISG students were inducted into the National Honor Society and National Chinese Honor Society this year.
AISG readers take the lead in the Battle of the Books!
The AISG Varsity Swim Team Celebrates a successful season!
AISG Middle School Robotics Teams dominated in Shanghai at the Championship Tournament!
Dr. Scott Jones worked hands-on with our band students during his stay as a conductor in residence as a part of our Speaker Series.
Ine Baetons, an expert on sustainable development, inspired and challenged our Middle and High School students as a part of our Speaker Series.
Dim Sum, Tea, and Hong Bao envelopes were had by all during a day of community giving. The generous support of our community has allowed us to fund 11 Speaker Series Events this year!
Er Sha Campus Chinese New Year Celebration!
Starlit Theatre Group brought Romeo and Juliet to life on our Science Park Campus as a part of the AISG Annual Fund Speaker Series.
Tea Ceremony Master, Tongtong, inspires students on our Science Park Campus as a part of the AISG Annual Fund Speaker Series.