Category Archives: Middle School

From the IMYC Coordinator’s desk

January 2017 Semester two has started on a good note after a successful first semester in Middle School. The year 7 students have completed two IMYC units including ‘Adaptability’ and ‘Collaboration’. They are now in the middle of the ‘Structures’ unit which will end with an Exit Point on 9th February, 2017. They have settled…
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Middle School Model United Nations

October 2016 On the 11th of October the annual Middle School Model United Nations took place, with over 24 nations being represented by delegates from years 7 to 9. There was a total of 6 committees that were in session from 7:15 till 11. Various issues ranging from solving deforestation to preventing cyberbullying were debated…
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Year 7 Wildtracks Trip

October 2016 On 5th September 2016, the Year 7 students went to ‘Wildtracks’ in Lower Zambezi for a five day fieldtrip. The 38 students were accompanied by their Form tutors: Mrs. Rachel Bentley, Mrs. Nathanja Meyer, Ms. Mieke Versleegers and me. One of the drivers, Mr. Alex Kunda, also stayed with us at Wildtracks until…
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Pastoral Program

September 2016 Pastoral care has become a vital aspect of independent schools, which are taking great pride in nurturing their pupils. To be in line with trends in modern schools, the International School of Lusaka has introduced Pastoral Care to its curriculum. I would like to introduce myself as the Pastoral Coordinator for secondary (year…
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IMYC

September 2016 The International School of Lusaka has introduced the International Middle Years Curriculum (IMYC) at Middle school level and I am pleased to introduce myself as the Coordinator of this innovative programme. The International Middle Years Curriculum is a concept-focused and internationally inclined curriculum which is rigorous, challenging and engaging and is designed to…
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Secondary school News

September 2016 It’s great to back at school! I do hope parents get a chance to walk around the campus and notice some of the “summer changes” that the students will have noticed so far. In addition to the new look, we have new teachers who will be teaching new courses and new coordinators who…
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Inter school competitions

June It’s hard to imagine that we are in our final week of the 2015/2016 school year already, and what a busy year we have had. All together we have taken part in 8 competitive sports with over 67 competitions resulting in 12 championships as teams and 15 individual champions. Congratulations to all our teams…
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