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Year 6 Transition Day, June 2017

On Monday, June 12, Year 6 students participated in a variety of activities designed to help them transition to Secondary and the IMYC program this coming August.  They attended classes with Year 7 teachers, listened to Year 7 students present on their own experiences transitioning last year, and then had the opportunity to chat one-on-one…
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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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STOP PRESS: ISL has just been granted Re-Accreditation status by CIS.

June 2017 ISL is accredited by two international organisations, Council of International Schools (CIS) and New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). How can ISL demonstrate a commitment to high quality international education to parents, students and staff members? How do we ensure that ISL is continually improving and keeping up with the best…
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From the Primary Principal’s desk

May 2016 Namaskar! Lots of interesting stories to be shared since my last write up Last month has gone by very quickly with the visiting team from CIS/NEASC who were mostly Heads of Schools or pedagogical leaders in their sections of the school. The delegation had 9 members in all and I am very pleased…
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The Chronicles of Narnia

May 2017 The ISL Theatre Night was held on the 21st and 22nd of April, 2017. Over the two nights, audiences witnessed monologues from The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare and extracts from Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House. These were performed by the IGCSE Drama candidates: Harry Miller, Sudish Poojary, Yun Zhu, Malaka and…
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Teacher Assistant Workshop

On 30th March 2017, primary school teacher assistants attended a workshop on how to guide and assist children during a creative writing lesson. This included how to help children correctly punctuate their work as well as how to reinforce the use of a thesaurus and a dictionary at different year levels. Thank you, Ms. Mapoma…
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Year 6 Exhibition

The PYP Exhibition is the culmination of learning throughout the primary school years. The focus of this year’s Exhibition has been “The marks of violence in the human mind can corrupt the mind forever” The process unfolded with a powerful provocation to get the learners thinking about and feeling the meaning of violence. Tuning-in activities to arouse interest…
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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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