• FCS photo site is hosted at dreamhost and built with a open source software called pydio
  • URL –
  • Following is the instruction to upload photos
  1. Get an account by emailing then IT director will assist you with it
  2. Navigate to and login with provided username and password at lower left corner as shown in screenshot below. Check ‘Auto login’ if you’d like browser to remember your login information (which I do)
  3. Upon login, you will see Administration link as shown in the screenshot above. Click on it and it will take you to the backend dashboard – as shown in the third screenshot above.
  4. Now you’re ready to upload photos. Simply click Add and you will a screen as shown below. From here, you can either create a new album OR use an existing one.
  5. In this tutorial, I chose to create a new album called “Painting & Calligraphy (國畫/書法)“. Once you enter the Album name, click Create button to create a new album.
    • Please note that Pydio does support nested album (album within an album) so be sure to select “—————” if you DON’T want it to be in a parent album.
  6. Now your album is ready, you can either drag&drop to “Drag files here” area OR click on to  to upload. Keep in mind it does support uploading several photos at the same time so you can add as many as you want.
  7. When you’re done selecting photos, click  to upload photos.
  8. Now you should see your album and uploaded photos when you go to – which sorts the albums by the uploaded date.
  9. Shall you have any questions, please contact

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2/21 CNY Performance2/20 Off Campus at MarEL2/20 Off Campus at FIS

2015 CNY Performance Album 1

2015 FCS CNY Performance Album - 1
Photo Credit: Jimmy Yuen

2015 CNY Performance Album 2

Photo Credit: Peter Lim


2015 Off Campus Performance at MarEL Album

Photo Credit: Jimmy Yuen


2015 Off Campus Performance at FIS Album

Photo Credit: Jimmy Yuen


Chinese New Year Performance 2/21

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Off Campus Performance 2/20 at Freehold Intermediate School

Watch this playlist on YouTube

Off Campus Performance 2/20 at Marlboro Elementary School

Watch this playlist on YouTube


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  1. go to
  2. click on Login at the top of the homepage
  3. use your username and password to login
  4. use ‘Lost your password’ to recover your password
  5. to change your password: please email 
  6. After you log on, just follow the instructions, you will see Edit Post button on top and your login avatar at the upper right corner


Navigate to view your form

  1. upon login, you will be directed to Dashboard (the backend of the site)
  2. navigate to form entry from the left pane following the screenshot #1 below
  3. find your form following the screenshot#2 below


sendy –


1. Login

  • UID/Password: please check with IT director

2. Landing Page

  • where you can find previous announcements

3. Create & send new campaign

  • click on ?to compose an announcement

  • enter the Subject

  • be sure to correctly enter ‘From name’ and ‘Reply to email’ to reflect your identity (e.g. FCS PA Director /; FCS Culture Director/; FCS Principal /

  • enter the email body


4. Click on?at the bottom left to continue

5. Choose the intended list – if you have any questions, please contact IT director

  • as of December 2016 – we use following lists

6. Click??to Send announcement

7. Check the status and confirm that the status has reached 100%. If the service stalls for whatever reason, refresh the page and hit ‘resume‘ and check again as shown below. It normally takes couple of minutes to deliver to 500 recipients.

sendy – – admin notes

super user:

shared user: (campaign notification will be sent to

Current verified email:

  • *

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Mail list

  • clubs – club leaders and members
  • families – all registered families from reigstration system
  • friends – free subscription – see below – for website subscription only
  • staff/teachers – Principal provide the list


newsletter subscription widget – mapped to 2014-15 friends list (id=14)




Encoding problem.

change database to utf8_general_ci
change following fields to utf8_general_ci – name, plain_text, html_text
change following campaigns table and “title” field (aka subject) to utf8_general_ci (chinese character encoding in the subject)