Category Archives: Middle School

IMYC News

April 2017 The year 7 students have successfully completed their fourth unit on Discovery and embarked on their fifth and last unit of the year on Creativity. As a conclusion to their Discovery unit, students independently worked on media projects which they presented as the Exit Point. The fourth Exit Point was different in the…
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From the Secondary Principal’s Desk

April 2016 As we head into the home stretch for the academic year, allow me to return to a few basics ideas about time-management and self-organisation. Of course the Year 11's and 13’s are well into that zone already as the IGCSE exams begin at the end of the month and the IBDP exams in…
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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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