Craft Club Students Continue to Calmly Create

These busy students are enjoying each others’ company during lunchtime while collaborating to make a “club quilt”. This Co-Curricular Activity (CCA) is run by two H3 students who have been in Craft Club since they were in Year 8. As Phase 1 gradually gets filled with the Craft Club’s creations on display, students are also Read more about Craft Club Students Continue to Calmly Create[…]

H3 Art Students Ask “Content or Form?”

The H3 students have been intensively addressing and exploring the interconnectedness and relationship of content and form with regard to their identity and self portraiture.  This is neatly feeding in to an “Artist Book” unit of work where the book format (not necessarily a conventional format) acts as a metaphor for the body. This project Read more about H3 Art Students Ask “Content or Form?”[…]

H3 Art – Exhibition and Response

The IB H3 students task was called Exhibition and Response. Students visited the Taipei Fine Arts Museum to explore and respond to the work of a local Taiwanese Artist. Tang Jo-Hung explores multi-media processes which incorporate layers of textural paint and expressive mark making.  His exhibition spanned 60 years of life and provided a superb stimulus Read more about H3 Art – Exhibition and Response[…]

Year 8 Work With Clay

Currently the Year 8 Visual Art students are working with clay. They are creating vessels using a coil-build technique. They must first “wedge, then roll, coil, scratch and attach”. Once this is done the work dries to a leather hard state and then students smooth and decorate their masterpieces. It has been a fun project!

Music Team Building Day 2019 

Laughter and music filled the corridors of the Phase 1 Atrium and the Soft Drama Space last Saturday morning as the Music Department held their annual Music Team Building day. Choir and Orchestra students huddled in close circles around a designated person with anticipating bright eyes as they waited for the correct answer in a Read more about Music Team Building Day 2019 […]

National Students’ Picture Book Competition

Congratulations to Katherine (H4) who took part in a National Students’ Picture Book Competition this Spring and was selected for the short list in the High School category. Her artwork will be among other winners to be displayed in the National Taiwan Arts Education Center from 1st to 23rd October. Katherine created her picture book using Read more about National Students’ Picture Book Competition[…]

An American In Paris Theatre Trip

On Saturday, the 31st of October, 25 staff and students had the privilege of attending, British ballet choreographer, Christopher Wheeldon’s retelling of the story of An American in Paris.  The production which features music by the Gershwin brothers, was an amazing spectacle in terms of choreography,  sets and costumes. Students enjoyed discussing the practical elements Read more about An American In Paris Theatre Trip[…]

Confronting Equality: Women, Men and Society Conference

Saturday 28th September, 9.30am – 1.15pm Taipei European School, Primary Campus 99 FuGuo Road, ShiLin District, Taipei 11158  As the culmination of the British Secondary and High School’s Individuals and Societies Week, Taipei European School is proud to host its first ever conference event exploring issues to do with gender and sexuality. The full schedule Read more about Confronting Equality: Women, Men and Society Conference[…]

Music Celebration Marks Another Successful Year

The Music Department hosted its second annual Music Celebration at the start of this week. This event is a chance to celebrate the successes of all the various ensembles and for students to actually appreciate the photos and videos of themselves in some of the many performances from the year. Students were entertained by the Read more about Music Celebration Marks Another Successful Year[…]

Year 7 Music – Mary Poppins Returns Performance

To finish the year off in style, Year 7 Music students across all sections performed selections from the recent movie Mary Poppins Returns. Approximately 150 students either sung in the choir or played in the orchestra in a 15 minute fun-filled performance to an audience of teaching staff. It was truly one of the musical Read more about Year 7 Music – Mary Poppins Returns Performance[…]

School Production – Final Performance Tonight!

The staff involved in the production of Joseph And The Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat are really proud of the growing confidence and energy from the cast as the run has continued. The sound has been excellent and the leadership shown by the H3 students for CAS has been exemplary. The Musicians led by Mr Thin and Read more about School Production – Final Performance Tonight![…]