New Horizons: Chinese New Year Fair -Interview to Raymond Sang-

New Horizons: Chinese New Year Fair -Interview to Raymond Sang-

Many people don’t know what a Chinese Fair is because they weren’t present in one, of course. New students in the New Horizons School are wondering what would be like. To tell you the truth, a Chinese Fair is amazing! You get to now many things from China: their culture, language and costumes. The next is an interview to a Chinese student. 1) How do you feel about the Chinese’s new year?Why? I feel great about the Chinese new year, because my parents are Chinese and also I’m doing this for my family that I have. 2) How does Chinese stereotypes affect you?Why? It doesn’t affect me since I don’t really care who are them because I will just cared about my family and friends. 3) How special does the Chinese’s new year is for you? It is special for me because it celebrates a year where all the people are happy. 4) What are some traditions you follow in this celebration? I decorated my house with Chinese decorations, and we have a New Year’s Eve Dinner. 5) What things make Chinese’s New Year special? Well, in this country we celebrate each year as a different animal, there are 12 animals: They are: the rat, the ox, tiger, rabbit, the dragon, snake, horse, sheep, monkey, rooster, the dog and the pig. 6) Why Chinese’s new year is important for you ? Chinese new year is important to me because I celebrated it with my family, had fun and they all came to the school with friends and family from China. We had a...
El Fútbol en el Colegio New Horizons

El Fútbol en el Colegio New Horizons

Many schools have accepted the invitation of joining the Copa Amistad of New Horizons schools. The “Copa Amistad” wants to achieve that the teams participating don’t only focus on winning or losing but it wants that players get to know more about the fact of sharing and team work. Soccer is the sport more involved in this tournament. The school contains a masculine and feminine team which practice twice a week.  Although there are many categories all of the players get to know themselves and they have the opportunity to play hard and show all what they have. Soccer in the New Horizons doesn’t only is a sport we practice, it is also an activity that now a days guys uses as entertainment and even as way of learning values that there is better way to get them.  The expectative of this tournament are really high, therefore all the teams are supposed to give it all in the field. The athletes of New Horizons have been highlighted in countries like Miami and Puerto Rico and also in local sports activities.  People enjoy a lot the soccer games, the animation with the microphones is awesome and just the simple fact of watching all these kids doing what they loved and sharing all their knowledge’s to other people. The five S’s of sports training are: stamina, speed, strength, skill, and spirit; but the greatest of these is spirit.” The Copa Amistad is going to extend until February 8thh, 2015.New Horizons promotes sports and competitiveness!...

New Horizons Introduces Racquet Sports

New Horizons has always been a leader in sports. Let it be basketball, soccer, and whatnot, the school has always maintained itself within the limits of excellence. Students in New Horizons have proven to be great at almost every sport available. This is why the school has decided to, for the first time in its history, to introduce in its myriad of sports the opportunity to join racquet sports, such as tennis, table tennis and badminton.   This new and exciting beginning has been well received by alumni and faculty alike. Alina, a senior who decided to join the tennis class, says that by being given the opportunity of playing tennis in school has led her to experienced “the sensation of being able to discharge [herself] and be persistent in achieving my goals, because being able to do so is just extremely rewarding.” Before the 2014, the only sports available to students were basketball, soccer, volleyball, gymnastics and judo. Now, students have a great variety of sports to choose from, and for the first time in the history of New Horizons, they have the opportunity to play racquet sports with great teachers that are thrilled to make a difference.   It is fair to say that New Horizons fruitfully trying to not only achieve academic excellence, but also build up great players. Not only does the inclusion of sports into kids’ scholastic achievements helps create discipline, but it also builds up character and helps create a sense of responsibility and...
La copa claro 2014

La copa claro 2014

La copa claro is the most important tournament in the Dominican Republic and is one of the most viewed. They participated 42 schools and are divided in grouos of 4. In the second round there are only 16 teams left so the continue eliminating teams and that i show ate the semifinals we saty with only 4 teams that fight for the first place.   These pictures were taken in the “Copa Claro 2014”, The player in the photo is Adriana Herrea Abreu.  The first picture is kicking a penalty that took place  in the fourth quarter against Jarabacoa Doulus Discovery. This penalty was the decided choice to make it to the semi-finals. The second image represents the unity within the New Horizons soccer team. This game also was a final game to see which team would go to the semi-finals. In this game the school New Horizons took fourth place in the semi-finals against la Salle from Santiago with a score of 5-1.   In the finals they give individual prizes that are: most valuable player, the one that scores the most and the goalie that receive less goals in the whole tournament. The first place receives 100,000 pesos, the second place receives 50,000 pesos and the third place receives 25,000...
Gimnasia

Gimnasia

La gimnasia es un deporte muy característico en el colegio bilingue new horizons la clase es enseñada por la profesora Mirtha Lang ella es un cubana que lleva dando clases aqui desde hace mas de 10 años ella ha ido a muchas competencias en cuba y aquí y a las de el equipo  siempre van a miami puerto rico etc y siempre ganamos ya que ella es muy buena profesora y las prepara muy bien aquí no se da todo tipo de gimnasia se da gimnasia rítmica siempre hacen un acto para las madres navidad como quien dice para todas ocaciones También se ofrecen muchos deportes tales como el soccer el basquet el bádminton tennis y han puesto nuevas canchas una de un material que es como madera y otra de grama sintética el colegio ha avanzado mucho en cuanto a eso de deportes lo digo porque llevo muchos años en el colegio y he visto la evolución y es muy buena deberían de seguir avanzando mas y mas también se dice que van a poner una escuela de cocina en el food court se dice que es para el 2016 pero aun no se sabe bien gracias maria estela...