Congratulations are in order for Shenzhen Foreign Languages School (SFLS), for bringing home three medals from the sixth Guangdong Primary and Middle School Students’ Artistic Performance held between November 27 and December 2 in Zhongshan City, Guangdong Province.
The Chinese Theater Company of SFLS earned first place in the theater category of the competition with a sketch called “Admission to University Without Exams” and ranked first among the participating schools from Shenzhen.
The theater company will have the opportunity to participate in the national artistic performance on behalf of Guangdong Province in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province next April.
The school’s dance troupe’s “A Leaf’s Yearning” helped them place second in the dance category of the competition and first among its Shenzhen counterparts, getting them a ticket to next April’s national-level competition held in Suzhou.
In the singing category, the school’s Xinhang Chorus placed seventh in the competition and third among its Shenzhen counterparts with the work “Lamentations of Jeremiah.”
Themed “Grow Up Under Sunshine,” the Guangdong Primary and Middle School Students’ Artistic Performance is held every three years and is organized by the Department of Education of Guangdong Province.
Since its launch the competition has attracted a total of 18,095 students from 2,072 schools of 21 cities at prefecture level and above. After rounds of elimination, schools from Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Zhuhai will move on to the final competition.(Shenzhen Daily)