2014 HXGNY消防疏散演习 (fire drill)
总的原则: 生命第一, 安全至上。注重培训，预防为主。
1 本次消防疏散演习 (fire drill) 计划将于10/19/2014（星期天）以语言班级为单位按年级进行。Pre-k 至3年级在10：15-10：30am 进行，4年级以上在11：15-11：30am进行；
2 本次消防疏散演习 (fire drill) 按红、黄、蓝三条路线撤退。预先把所有的语言课班分到红、黄、蓝三个颜色组，分组结果会预先通知老师和家长代表。
5 当日值班家长（parents on duty）在学生撤离时，守候在楼梯口，避免学生拥挤、摔倒。学生撤离后，阻止无关人员进入教室。当学生返回教室时，负责开门；
7 文化课消防疏散演习 (fire drill) 计划另外进行。
经过小组赛和淘汰赛激烈争夺，Huagang Li最后获得男子公开赛冠军，Litong Du第二名， Long Su和Bo Yang并列第三名。女子比赛Lu Marino夺得第一，Allison Liu作为第一个参赛的学生选手屈居亚军，Rachel Liu和 Mei Lau获得第三名。
2014 3rd HXGNY Club Cup Tennis Open Tournament, A Great Success
The 3rd HXGNY Club Cup Tennis Open Tournament finished successfully last Sunday. After several rounds of competitions, Huagang Li won the Men’s Singles Championship. Men’s 2nd and 3rd place players are Litong Du and Long Su, Bo Yang. Competition of Women’s Singles was intense, Lu Marino won the battle and claimed the title. Allison Liu is the first student who reached the finals, she is the runner-up. Rachel Liu and Mei Lau are both semifinalists. Congratulations to above players! We would like to thank full support from school and all participants. (click here
for pictures link)
上周日我们荣幸请到普林斯顿的廖冰博士来给大家分享如何培养孩子的情商、逆境商。华人家庭普遍重视孩子的学业，但不少家长却`忽视了孩子们成长过程中更重要的情商和面对挫折失败的逆境商，以致最近接二连三出现华人孩子在名校自杀事件，令人痛心。廖冰博士结合自己多年的教书育人经验以及自己家庭、孩子的成长经历， 讨论了如何帮助孩子了解自己的情绪? 怎样控制自己的情绪？怎样有热情地实现有意义的目标？如何了解别人的情绪？教育孩子换位思考：要想别人怎么对待你，你也应该怎么对待别人。她建议父母成为孩子的好朋友，了解孩子所处的环境，推荐几本好书及 录像供家长参阅。 每个孩子都是上天赐给父母的宝贝，都是独特的，不要跟别人的孩子攀比。 愿我们的孩子们都能够身、心、灵健康成长。
Summary of parenting seminar on Oct 12, 2014
Last Sunday Dr. Bonnie Liao from Princeton came to share with us her experience on how to raise emotionally-intelligent children, and focus on their mental health besides academic achievements. How can we help our kids to be more emotional intelligent and resilient through effective communications? Dr. Liao shared with us about the good book from Daniel Golman <<Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ>>. Key points are summarized:
1. Know your emotion as it happens
2. Manage your emotion
3. Marshal your emotion to a meaningful goal, and apply your passion to an achievable goal.
4. Know others’ emotion: Golden Rule: treat others the way you want to be treated; Platinum Rule: treat others the way they want to be treated.
5. Manage other people’s emotion
Books and video recommended :
Dr. Leonard Sax:
1. <<Girls on the Edge>>
2. <<Why Gender Matters>>
3. <<Boys Adrift>>
4. <<Men are from Mars and Woman are from Venus>>
Race to nowhere
Panel discussion in Stanford
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HXGNY First Year Book is Available to Order
HXGNY’s first ever Yearbook is here! It is packed with over 500 color photos. Books are ready to purchase on site this coming Sunday at the Information Desk in school. The price is $30 (soft book). Those who ordered online in June can also pick up at the Information Desk.
to see some screenshots of the yearbook.
WACA offer OSLCS AWARD
WACA (the Westchester Association of Chinese Americans) has offered the OSLCS (Outstanding Student Leadership and Community Service) Award to Chinese American students in the Westchester area since 2009. With enthusiastic participation from all local Chinese schools, the award program has served its mission and purpose very successfully. Every year for the past five years, three outstanding students have been selected as recipients of the award; these students have gone on to elite universities.
All current high school senior students who have enrolled in Chinese school can apply. Please click here for descriptions about the program’s purpose and procedures in details, and click here for application forms. The deadline for nomination of your school students is October 22, 2014 WACA OSLCS. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to apply.
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Mandarin Tutor Needed
A HXGNY pre-K student family is looking for a Mandarin tutor who can come to our home once or twice a week for 1-2 hours. We live in Peekskill. We are also interested in join any Mandarin play group in the area. Please contact Cynthia at 914-953-1298
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祥豪游泳俱乐部优惠价格 Discount from Xianghao Swiming Club
Based on new agreement between HXGNY and Xianghao swimming club, the HXGNY students who join the swimming club first time before the end of October can enjoy 10% tuition discount. This discount applies to new swimming club students at all Xianghao locations. For more information or to register for the club, please email email@example.com
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