At the moment, all of our 12th graders are writing their International Baccalaureate exams. As a matter of course, last week we welcomed an IB Inspector to our school who confirmed how well organized we are in the exam process. Well done to all staff and teachers involved.
Last week, we hosted the ISR Science Fair on the ground floor of the school. Students from Grades 5 to 9 presented their innovation science projects to the ISR community. Projects included a Lemon Volcano, a Potato Battery, and a desert full of life just to mention a few. Grade 11 IB Science Students also presented their various projects in the fields of physics, chemistry, and biology.
Mio, a student in Grade 2, is known for her confidence, kindness, and passion for life and she truly inspires every person she comes into contact with. Any teacher who has had the pleasure of teaching Mio and learning from her, knows what a bright light she is.
Along with our Turkish Community, last Friday we celebrated International Children´s Day (23 Nisan Çocuk Bayrami)!
Our vibrant community organised a fun-filled stage program with a variety of highly enjoyable performances. We commenced the event with the Turkish national anthem, sung by ISR students.
Dorothea has been with us since Grade 1 and is now in Grade 11 and in the first year of the IB Diploma Program. She is a very diligent and hardworking student who is planning on studying Medicine.
Today, our wonderful parent network organized a Staff Appreciation Day! Students surprised their teachers and other staff members of the school with flowers and treats. This small token of appreciation means a lot to all of us working at ISR and brought a big smile to everyone’s face.
Yesterday, a group of Grade 11 economics students, visited the campus of Vodafone to get an insight into the dynamics of this global company. The students had the opportunity to take part in the virtual reality simulator. They also participated in a tour of the Vision and Experience World area situated on the 18th floor of the Vodafone Tower.