Category Archives: IBDP

Congratulations, Class of 2017!

The 2017 Commencement took place at ISL this year on Saturday, May 27. The ceremony began with inspiring speeches by the guest of honor Dr. Anitha Menon, Head of School Martin Gough, Secondary Principal Craig Patterson, and former Student Council President Shruti Rajagopalan; and culminated in the awarding of the ISL High School Diplomas and…
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IBDP News

May 2017 Before the start of the IBDP exams, the Graduating Class of 2017 and their teachers enjoyed a lovely Leavers’ dinner at the Dil, during which funny Awards were handed in from both sides. It was a very pleasant and enjoyable evening. As I am writing this post, the students have been sitting their…
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Creativity, Action & Service

April 2017   Megi, an IBDP2 student, has created a video of the Service aspect of the CAS Programme as a personal project. It shows some of the ways that ISL students are serving in the local community, but also, importantly, the video will give you an inkling of the needs of some of the…
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IBDP News

March 2017 The DP2 students have completed their Trial examinations and have now until the end of April, to focus on their weak areas. The stress of the Trial examination was balanced with the joy of receiving their many university offers. So far the students have received a total of 32 acceptances in 5 different…
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Creativity, Activity and Service news

March 2017 Now that DP2 students have finished their CAS programme in order to prepare for their final examinations, only DP1 students are available to go out to our community schools. Nevertheless, we are continuing to support the partnerships we have had, in some cases, for nearly 10 years. Our students prepare an hour long…
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Secondary Principal’s Desk

February 2016 The Secondary School is off to a busy start in the New Year. Here’s an overview of what’s been happening. Our Middle School Junior MUNers returned from Nairobi last week. From all feedback received, it was a great success and hopefully becomes a regular event on our calendar. Thanks to all the students…
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IBDP Highlights

December 2016 As we wrap up the beginning of term 2 before enjoying a well-deserved Christmas break, it is time to reflect on what has been a very busy term for the IBDP students. The first term back at school after the long summer holiday has indeed been the busiest and probably the most stressful…
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Johannesburg Model United Nations

October 2016 On Thursday 6th October, a group of 7 ISL students (Year 10, Year 11, IBDP1 and IBDP2 students) taking the high school MUN activity every Tuesday afternoon, flew to Johannesburg with Ms Vignard and Mr Bush to attend JoMUN XIV, the Johannesburg Model United Nations Conference. ISL students represented the following countries: the…
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