Concordia Shanghai

PSO News - High Parent Turnout at First Community Meeting of 2021-2022

PSO Community Meeting a Big Success

On Wednesday, September 15, the PSO held their first PSO community meeting of the year at the Marriott in Jingqiao. The turnout was fantastic, with 194 parents in attendance, as well as the Head of School, Mr. Steve Winkelman, and the four Division’s Principals. Vendors such as Blue Print 蓝图国际, Ambassy Club, Art Connection Studio, Afficient Academy, Pure Fitness, ZORO Home, Guangson Immigration and Education Group, and Dongjiao Jeff Tennis took part in the proceedings. Immediately following the meeting, the PSO hosted a parent luncheon and social gathering.

Concordia was represented by (from left to right) Aaron Chowning (HS Principal), Andy Aldrich (MS Principal), Steve Winkelman, HOS), Eric Semler (ES Principal), and Drew Gerdes (EC Principal). 

Huge Appreciation for Happy Teacher's Day Celebration 

The PSO organized a Happy Teacher’s Day celebration for faculty and staff on Friday, September 10.  Cookies and coffee were distributed to each division to celebrate Teacher’s Day.  A big thanks to all parents for supporting the PSO. It was a wonderful team effort and well organized!  A special thanks to the Aramark team who prepared and delivered 300 sets of cookies and coffee.

Make Sure you are Ready for Hats Day! 

On Wednesday, September 22, the PSO’s will host their first fund raising event, Pay for Theme Dress, Hats day!  During the 2021-2022 school year, there will be eight (8) Pay For Theme Dress events. Students may contribute 100RMB to participate in these events during the school year.  EC and ES students may bring 100RMB cash to their home room teacher on September 22nd.  MS and HS students can bring 100RMB cash to advisory teachers to participate in this event.  We look forward to seeing many student participating and supporting the Concordia spirit.