The 2016-2017 school year closed with a memorable Closing and Graduation Ceremony in which we remembered the many efforts and remarkable achievements at VAS, Hanoi. This special event aimed to look briefly at what we have achieved, honour excellent students and lastly, to say goodbye to Grade 9 and Grade 12 students before they move to the next phase of their education.
The 2016-2017 school year, inspired by the quote: “Ideas, like large rivers, never have just one source” has come to an end. We are so proud of VAS students’ noticeable achievements during the past school year.
The opening performance performed by Quoc Tu
Mr Nguyen Van Tien, Vice Principal, gave a speech
The beautiful song “Rising Vietnam”
Mrs. Dong Thi Lan, the Chairperson and Mr. Le Hong Son, the Parent Association Representative presented prizes to the students who achieved success in the different competitions
Mrs. Dong Thi Lan presented Trung Dung Grade 7 and Vu Thu Nga, Grade 10, the most outstanding students in the 2016-2017 school year, with their prizes
The prizes for excellent students were presented
Mrs. Rowena Barnett, Vice Principal of International Programs, and Mrs. Phuong Mai, Head of English Language Department, congratulated the students who achieved the highest marks in International subjects
The representatives of good students received prizes
The representative of the Parent Association presented flowers to school
Mrs Dong Thi Lan, the Chairperson, presented a gift to Mr. James Kiernan, one of the most dedicated teachers who has worked at VAS Hanoi for 9 years. Mr.James will say goodbye to VAS Hanoi in July
Nguyen Manh Huy (Grade 10) presented flowers to Mr.James on behalf of the Gaelic Football team
After the celebrations of the Closing Ceremony, the Graduation marking the new journey for Grade 9 and 12 students was held.
Bui Quy Duong (Grade 8) and Dang Nguyen Ha Phuong (Grade 11) represented VASers in saying good luck to all Grade 9 and Grade 12 students
Mrs. Rowena Barnett, Vice Principal of International Programs, awarded International Program Certificates to Grade 12 students
Mr. Nguyen Van Tien, Vice Principal, presented certificates to Grade 9 students
Doan Thu Trang (Grade 9) and Tran Luu Ton (Grade 12) gave speeches on behalf of Grade 9 and 12 students
On behalf of all teachers, Mr.Nguyen Van Tien, The Vice Principal, gave a speech
There was a special performance of “The path to glory days” and “That day, you and I” by VAS seniors
VAS Hanoi congratulates all Grade 9 and 12 students who have successfully finished their learning pathway. Thanks so much to our dedicated teachers and parents who always communicate well to support students. We sincerely hope that Grade 9 and 12 students will pass the important upcoming exams and achieve success in their futures.