19 May 2016

Battle of the Books 2016

At the inter-schools Battle of the Books competition on the 18 May 2016 Island School racked-up the points through four rounds of questioning on 20 books they have read and re-read in preparation for the competition.

Island School was one of three ESF schools to make it to the final including Renaissance College and KGV competing against Canadian International School and ISF Academy who won the competition.

Librarian Emily Leung said: “Well done to the team. The purpose of taking part in the competition is for students to expand their reading horizons covering twenty fiction books on a wide range of genres. Since we started preparing in October everyone in the team read much more than they would normally and will continue to read more!”

The team
9W — Anya Saunders, Ida Tsui, Toto Yuen, Reagen Lee
9E — Megan Man, Genie Park, Vedika Uttamchandani
9F — Janice Chin, Priscilla Lee
9R — Cherise Leung
9D — Tiffany Cheung
9N- Van An Trinh