[IEP] 2023 Annual Speech Contest @ Tianchang High School
Updated: May 21
The International Department at Tianchang Senior High School held the annual English Speech Contest in the lecture hall of Chengzhi Building on the 6th of May 2023.
Principal Mdm Zhang Zhaohong attended the event and gave an inspirational opening speech. She emphasized that mastering English requires a comprehensive training that includes listening, speaking, reading, and writing. She encouraged students to read extensively, express themselves boldly, and communicate widely.
The theme of this competition is "Chinese Traditional Culture", The dissemination of historical, literary, and musical knowledge in traditional Peking Opera, the spiritual essence of "harmony", "respect", "beauty", and "truth" in tea ceremony, the spiritual cultivation, emotional and aesthetic enhancement in calligraphy and other educational functions were all well-known to the students.
In addition，there were some performances from Year1，like dancing，chorus and playing the violin. Moreover，the hosts of the ceremony were also students from Year1 IEP Department.
After the intense competition, Shen Zongyuan and Jiang Yuxin from IEP class won the special prize.