Student Exchange Program with Shanghai Beihong Senior High School

On the 2nd of November, we welcomed visiting teachers and students from the Shanghai Beihong Senior High School, which was once the St. Francis Xavier’s College in Shanghai. We started a Student Exchange Program with Beihong this year to broaden students’ horizon and to build solidarity with our once brother school in Shanghai. Students from Beihong will join our lessons and Athletic Meet to experience the vibrant Hong Kong secondary school life in SFXC. In return, we will send students to Beihong to experience school life over there later in the year.

Let us welcome our guests and show them the spirit and hospitality of a Marist school.

Sending of the Service Team of Caritas Bazaar

On the 2nd of November, we official sending a service team composed of 3 teachers and 4 students to help setting up booths in the Caritas Charity Bazaar 2017, which will be held on the 5th of November. All staff and students were encouraged to participate in this meaningful event to raise fund for Caritas Hong Kong.

May the Lord help us to organize a very successful Caritas Bazaar this year.

Fencing Team Prize Presentation

On the 2nd of November, on top of celebrating with our Swimming Team, we also presented prizes to members of our Fencing Team, who had participated in the “Inter-school Fencing Competition 2017” held on the previous Sundays. Medals were presented to the following winning members.

  Athletes   Event     Prize
CHAN JOSHUA (陳梓軒) of 2E   Boys C-grade Foil       2nd runner-up  
WU CHUNG (胡聰) of 5C,
LEE HO CHING (李浩程) of 5C,
CHAN PAK HO (陳柏灝) of 3A.
  Boys Epee (Team Event)       2nd runner-up  

For the Boys Team overall result, our Fencing Team got the 2nd runner-up. Congratulations to all the winners of the Fencing Team.

Bruce Lee Book Introduction

It is well-known to Xaverians that Bruce Lee was our alumnus. On the 25th of October 2017, a few alumni visited us. They brought with them a new book written by Mr. Fung Ying Biu, another alumnus who graduated in 1974, and contemporary of Bruce Lee, to be dedicated to the school. In his book, Mr. Fung did some extensive research on Bruce Lee and showed us a side of the Kungfu Super Star that is rarely known to the world. On 31st October, the book was officially introduced by Principal Iu to all students and added to our library collection. Students are welcome to borrow it and have a glance at the legendary past of one of our most famous alumni.

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