Student Spotlights: Spotlight On Our Student Emma

Spotlight On Our Student Emma

This week, we spotlight our fourth-grader Emma, who joined ISR in grade 1. Since then, she has been a role model to others with her excellent behavior and participation in class. She is a very dedicated student and takes pride in her work. Not only do her peers appreciate her good sense of humor, but she also convinces her teachers “I´ve never seen Emma have a day when she did not give it her all! She also has a witty sense of humor and knows just when to use it!”, as Ms. Bucher adds. In addition, Emma stands out for her big smile, and kind, caring, and inquisitive personality. During her four years at ISR she has made great progress. Her last year’s homeroom teacher, Ms. Schmidt, knows Emma quite well and even though she is no longer her teacher, she has left a lasting impression.

“Emma sets a wonderful example to all who meet and interact with her. She is kind-hearted and caring with an incredible sense of humor. She has a beautiful and brilliant imagination that makes her ideas and works of art shine. Emma is a true friend and always willing to help a friend or fellow student. Her warmth and knowledge make her a wonderful ambassador for our school and she makes new students feel welcome. In addition, she works enthusiastically and puts maximum effort into everything she does. She excels academically and emotionally. Her determination and dedication make her an asset to any classroom and as I was lucky enough to have Emma in my class and I can say without a doubt Emma is fantastic.”

We are very proud to spotlight Emma one of ISR’s many outstanding students!

Every Friday, our Student Spotlight Project aims to highlight one of our outstanding students who, in line with this year’s theme, is striving for “extraordinary achievements” on a daily basis. No matter if it is academic success, special commitment or outstanding character traits – we look forward to sharing each of these success stories.


Student Spotlights: Spotlight On Our Student Victoria

Spotlight On Our Student Victoria

This week, we spotlight our tenth-grader Victoria, who joined ISR in kindergarten. Victoria is conscientious, motivated and an organized learner who quietly gets on with all her assigned tasks. She stands out for her helpful nature and positive character. During classes, she shows lots of engagement and always gives her best. In addition, she shows organizational skills, which she perfectly uses in her role as head of the activities department in the ISR Student Life OrganizationⓇ. “Victoria has demonstrated dedication, and team leadership skills in SLOⓇ this year. She has been very motivated in planning events, organizing activities for other students, and has been one of the most reliable SLOⓇ students this year.” as Ms. Gander – Student Life Coordinator—adds.

Victoria also convinced her sports teacher, Ms. Racheva, through her positivity and commitment. “Vicky is a beautiful person from the inside and the outside. She is always ready to work hard and with positive energy makes goals look so easy to achieve. In PE lessons, she shows me that no matter what, she will not quit and give up. Her motivation and her energy keep her a top student. She is always smiling and being so kind and polite to her classmates and teachers. Victoria is one of those students that makes your work as a teacher recognized and appreciated.”

We are very proud to spotlight Victoria one of ISR’s many outstanding students!

Every Friday, our Student Spotlight Project aims to highlight one of our outstanding students who, in line with this year’s theme, is striving for “extraordinary achievements” on a daily basis. No matter if it is academic success, special commitment or outstanding character traits – we look forward to sharing each of these success stories.


Student Spotlights: Spotlight On Our Student Mikako

Spotlight On Our Student Mikako

This week, we spotlight our second-grader Mikako, who joined ISR in grade 1. She is characterized by her passion for learning and her thirst for knowledge. Mikako is extremely dedicated and actively participates in the classroom. In addition, she has a very caring character and is always supportive of those around her.

Her teacher, Ms. du Plessis, adds “Mikako is a superstar and an absolute pleasure to have in my class. She is extremely hard-working and always gives her best in everything she does. Mikako is a very kind and friendly girl. She is enthusiastic about learning and always lends a helping hand to the teachers and her friends.”

We are very proud to spotlight Mikako one of ISR’s many outstanding students!

Every Friday, our Student Spotlight Project aims to highlight one of our outstanding students who, in line with this year’s theme, is striving for “extraordinary achievements” on a daily basis. No matter if it is academic success, special commitment or outstanding character traits – we look forward to sharing each of these success stories.


Student Spotlights: Spotlight On Our Student Marie

Spotlight On Our Student Marie

This week, we spotlight our sixth-grader Marie, who joined ISR in grade 4. Marie is a friendly and dedicated student whose bright smile is truly contagious. She is a polite, responsible student, who is always well-prepared during classes. Marie works hard and always tries her best. She would never give up and is a great role model.

Marie has been able to make friends quickly at ISR and enjoys spending time with them. She is extremely helpful and always tries to support those around her. In addition, Marie is very successful in the academic field. Her academic head, Ms. Brand, adds “ Marie is a kind and caring student who is always willing to help others. She has progressed extremely well in English and works hard in her lessons. Marie is a shining example of how it’s cool to be good! I am sure, that she will convince all of us in grade 6 as well.”

We are very proud to spotlight Marie one of ISR’s many outstanding students!

Every Friday, our Student Spotlight Project aims to highlight one of our outstanding students who, in line with this year’s theme, is striving for “extraordinary achievements” on a daily basis. No matter if it is academic success, special commitment or outstanding character traits – we look forward to sharing each of these success stories.


Student Spotlights: Spotlight On Our Student Claudia

Spotlight On Our Student Claudia

This week, we spotlight our twelfth grader Claudia, who joined ISR in 2020. Claudia is a hard-working student, who shows lots of commitment, works hard, and is always does what is necessary to succeed. She supports her classmates, for example, through sharing materials and stands out for her honest and helpful nature. She always sees the bright side of life, even during stressful exam periods; she handles pressure without a fuss. In addition, Claudia is a responsible student and enhances the classroom environment by setting ambitious goals and thus spreading this positive attitude amongst classmates.

“I teach Claudia in SL Biology. She is a fantastic student, bright, confident, and has a great work ethic. She always seems to be happy and interacts well with her peers. On the field trip, we did the last term, she seemed to really enjoy it – as can be seen by the photos. It’s great to work with her.”, her biology teacher adds.

We are very proud to spotlight Claudia one of ISR’s many outstanding students!

Every Friday, our Student Spotlight Project aims to highlight one of our outstanding students who, in line with this year’s theme, is striving for “extraordinary achievements” on a daily basis. No matter if it is academic success, special commitment or outstanding character traits – we look forward to sharing each of these success stories.


Student Spotlights: Spotlight On Our Student Sam

Spotlight On Our Student Sam

This week, we spotlight our second-grader Sam, who joined ISR last year in grade one. Sam is a very kind student, who loves being in school. He always has a smile on his face and loves playing with his friends. During school breaks, he often plays football or kicker with his friends and enjoys his time.

Ms. Morris, Head of Curriculum Development of the Primary School, says about Sam “He joined ISR in Grade 1 and quickly made friends with his kind and caring personality. He always has a warm greeting and a smile waiting for everyone he meets. Sam sets a great example for his peers with his exceptional behavior, both in and out of the classroom. We are so happy to have Sam in second grade this year!”

We are very proud to spotlight Sam one of ISR’s many outstanding students!

Every Friday, our Student Spotlight Project aims to highlight one of our outstanding students who, in line with this year’s theme, is striving for “extraordinary achievements” on a daily basis. No matter if it is academic success, special commitment or outstanding character traits – we look forward to sharing each of these success stories.


Student Spotlights: Spotlight On Our Student Raphael

Spotlight On Our Student Raphael

This week, we spotlight our third-grader Raphael, who joined ISR in grade 1. Since then, has stood out for his kindness and his manners. He has a great sense of humor and welcomes new students in a warm manner. Raphael is a hard-working student, who gives his best in class and is a great example true to our motto “It’s cool to be good”.

Ms. Morris, Head of Curriculum Development of the Primary School, adds “Raphael joined ISR in Grade 1 and has been a happy and wonderful presence in our hallways for two years now! Raphael is kind and dependable. He works well with his peers during class time and enjoys spending time outside with his friends. Raphael brings joy wherever he goes, and I hope that he has a wonderful start in Grade 3!”

We are very proud to spotlight Raphael one of ISR’s many outstanding students!

Every Friday, our Student Spotlight Project aims to highlight one of our outstanding students who, in line with this year’s theme, is striving for “extraordinary achievements” on a daily basis. No matter if it is academic success, special commitment or outstanding character traits – we look forward to sharing each of these success stories.


Student Spotlights: Spotlight On Our Student Keigo

Spotlight On Our Student Keigo

This week, we spotlight our fourth grader Keigo, who has been a part of the ISR community since last year. When Keigo started at ISR, he barely spoke English and had to put in extra effort during the first few months. He tried hard to learn English as a foreign language and excelled. By the time he finished third grade, he was already fluent in English and even assisting other students with translations. Keigo demonstrated great ambition and showed tremendous learning in his last school year – and across all subjects.

His academic head, Ms. Ghica, adds: “It was a pleasure to teach him! Keigo is already showing leadership skills and he enjoys leading projects and organizing different teams within the classroom. He is very talented in all subjects and has made fantastic progress in all areas of the curriculum. He is demonstrating important social skills and has done an excellent job of settling in at ISR.”

We are very proud to spotlight Keigo one of ISR’s many outstanding students!

Every Friday, our Student Spotlight Project aims to highlight one of our outstanding students who, in line with this year’s theme, is striving for “extraordinary achievements” on a daily basis. No matter if it is academic success, special commitment or outstanding character traits – we look forward to sharing each of these success stories.


Student Spotlights: Spotlight On Our Student Kevin

Spotlight On Our Student Kevin

This week, we spotlight our soon-to-be ninth grader Kevin, who has been part of the ISR community since the second grade. Kevin stands out as a friendly and joyful student who is also extremely helpful. His passion is sports; for the past five years, he has been playing table tennis professionally at the TG Neuss Table Tennis Club. He plays in both the U15 and U18 age groups in the District League and even in the NRW League. He is extremely talented and has already received many awards throughout his sporting career. Kevin’s second great passion is music. He has been playing the piano and drums for six years now, though he has recently been concentrating more on his drum lessons. He has also won several competitions in his musical endeavors. He recently won the regional competition Jugend Musiziert, which qualified him for the state competition.

Besides his passions for music and sports, Kevin is very interested in languages and enjoys reading in his free time. Last year, he successfully participated in a TV show with seven other students from ISR. Competing against a team of German celebrities, they performed impressively in knowledge tests, puzzles, experiments, sports, and skill tests. Unsurprisingly, they won. Kevin continues to represent ISR in an exemplary manner and the entire school community is extremely proud of his achievements!

We are very proud to spotlight Kevin one of ISR’s many outstanding students!

Every Friday, our Student Spotlight Project aims to highlight one of our outstanding students who, in line with this year’s theme, is striving for “extraordinary achievements” on a daily basis. No matter if it is academic success, special commitment or outstanding character traits – we look forward to sharing each of these success stories.


Student Spotlights: Spotlight On Our Student Shahan

Spotlight On Our Student Shahan

This week, we spotlight our still second-grader Shahan, who joined ISR in Kindergarten. Shahan is a great role model in his classroom and stands out for his exceptional behavior and his kind character. He enjoys learning and always gives his best in class. In addition, he works independently and enriches the lessons with his involvement.

His grade 2 teacher, Ms. Duenas, adds “Shahan is one of the kindest students, who is very patient and understanding. I will miss him in grade 2, but I wish him the best in grade 3”. ”We already heard a lot of positives about him and are excited to meet him in grade 3. Shahan, enjoy your ISR Summer Break, and we will meet each other in grade 3 in August!”, adds his academic head for grades 3 & 4, Ms. Ghica.

We are very proud to spotlight Shahan one of ISR’s many outstanding students!

Every Friday, our Student Spotlight Project aims to highlight one of our outstanding students who, in line with this year’s theme, is striving for “extraordinary achievements” on a daily basis. No matter if it is academic success, special commitment or outstanding character traits – we look forward to sharing each of these success stories.