Tag Archives: Popular Science

Promoting Citizen Science Education in All Our Endeavors

CFSS has been promoting Citizen Science in school and community in the recent years. Our effort has been recognized by the public. An extended abstract was submitted in The Third International European Citizen Science Association (ECSA) Conference, titled as “Levering Secondary Schools in Promoting Citizen Science on PIECE Approach: Student-Centred Learning for Whole-Person Development”, aiming at setting a framework for other schools to take reference to. To broaden students’ views on scientific research and better preparation of future research work and upcoming Citizen Science activities…

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CFSS Getting Fruitful Results in the Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition 2020

In consideration of the development of the Covid-19 epidemic, the judging session and prize presentation ceremony of The Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition 2020 were taken online in the mid of August. This year our school have 8 teams of students participated in the Invention/Investigation Division and one of our teams entered the final round on and finally got one Honorable Mentions in Invention Division(Junior). In addition, we have 5 students participated in the Scientific Wallchart Division and 3 of them received Second prize.…

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Prize Presentation for the Hong Kong Specimen Drawing Competition

Eight of our students have participated in the fourth Hong Kong Specimen Drawing Competition as presented by the Hong Kong Branch of the Royal Society of Biology in December 2019. They have been selected by the adjudicator panel in recognition of their remarkable drawings and received the awards as listed below. Due to concerns about the coronavirus outbreak, the official Prize Presentation Ceremony did not take place this year. We were honoured to have our Principal, Mr. Ho, presenting the certificates to the awardees at…

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Prize Presentation for the Photo Contest for 4.5 BYEH

As part of the 4.5 Billion Years of Earth History Programme, the Green Guru Team has organized a Photography Contest with the theme of “Jurassic World” on 17 & 18 Dec, 2019, in order to promote plant biodiversity and species conservation on the campus. We have received more than 40 photos from the participants. We were honoured to have our Principal Mr. Ho presenting the prizes to the winners at the Jurassic Plant Garden in our school. Prize Winner List 得獎名單: Prizes 得獎名次Prize Winners得獎者First Prize…

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Students grasping top awards in ST Yau High School Science Award, YHSA(Asia)

Two teams from our school participated in the ST Yau High School Science Award, YHSA(Asia), held on 30th Nov 2019 and 1st Dec 2019. Our students, Wong Ka Hei (S.4B) and Yu Wing Ching (S.4A), entered the final four in the Biology Category. Leung Long Hei Ziv (S.5A) grasped the Silver Award in the Chemistry Category, and qualified to represent HKSAR as a finalist for the Global Final of ST Yau High School Science Award (YHSA), to be held in Tsinghua University in Beijing from…

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Our School Won the ‘Most Observations’, ‘Most Species’ and ‘Most Observers’ Awards in the Hong Kong Inter-School City Nature Challenge 2019

The Hong Kong Inter-School City Nature Challenge (HKISCNC) is a friendly week-long competition in which secondary schools find and log the most species in and around their campus to gather more data on Hong Kong’s urban biodiversity. With the high level of students’ engagement, our school won the ‘Most Observations’, ‘Most Observers’ and ‘Most Species’ with 4575 observations, 278 observers and 509 observed species respectively. Our S.4 student representative, Hayley Wong, attended the sharing session held on 11 Jan 2020 and provided feedbacks to the…

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CFSS Grabbing Champion in the Green Innovation Challenge 2019

Co-organized by The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Science Park and Hong Kong Technology Education Association, the Green Innovation Challenge 2019 provides students with an opportunity to create innovative solutions to “Green Classrooms”. Our team invented the product “AITrash”, an Arduino device that recycles plastic bottles in an automatic and systematic way. This device accepts a significantly wider range of plastic bottle types, including types 1, 3, 5 and 7. In addition, in consideration of the rich sunlight in our school in daytime,…

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CFSS Grabbing Outstanding Smart City Project Award (Senior Section) and Commendable Smart City Project Award (Junior Section) in the Education Bureau Smart City Project Programme 2018/19

Two teams in our school took part in the Education Bureau Smart City Project Programme 2018/19, a competition which gives students an opportunity to create innovative products for the development of Smart City in Hong Kong. The senior team invented the product “AITrash”. It is an Arduino device that adopts Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to facilitate plastic recycling in the community. The mobile app is designed to record users’ recycling patterns and redeem points. The senior team won the…

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CFSS Students with Outstanding Performance in the Secondary School Mathematics and Science Competition 2019

Secondary School Mathematics & Science Competition 2019 was organized by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in early May this year. Our S.5B student Huang Jie Lin received the fruitful result of a Medal honour in the category of Mathematics. In addition, nine more students attained the honour of High Distinction in the category of Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. We hereby congratulate all the awardees and wish them outstanding academic performance in the upcoming HKDSE Examination.

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