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CISS Dedicates Newest HS Facility

October, 2009
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More than 1,300 students, faculty, parents, and distinguished guests from Shanghai, Hong Kong, the United States and Vietnam joined in a two-day celebration at Concordia International School Shanghai (CISS) as it dedicated its newest facility—a 12,000-square-metre, state-of-the-art high school—on October 8 and 9.

ciss-hs-facility_sSpecial messages were given during the events by Dr. Fredrick Voigtmann, Chairman of Concordia’s Board of Directors; Rev. David Birner, Associate Executive Director of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod World Mission; Mr. Christopher Beede, Deputy Principal Officer of the U.S. Consulate; and Mr. Ron Shen, General Manager of Jinqiao Group.

Speeches and performances by students added to the celebrations, which were also marked by balloons, banners, firecrackers, ribbon cutting and a reception in the school’s Founder’s Garden.

Head of School Dr. James Koerschen stated, “It was a great event in the life of Concordia to celebrate the opening of a new building and the completion of our campus development.”

 

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