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.
In keeping with the theme: “Many Cultures – one global language: education” hundreds of partners, guests and friends of our school came together to celebrate cultural diversity here at ISR during our annual International Spring Festival last Saturday.
Today we were delighted to welcome Dr. Vali-Pursche (dentist and ISR mother) who provided her yearly Dental Hygiene Education Day at ISR for Grade 1 to 4. Students learned about the normal development of teeth, the causes of cavities, and ways to improve your dental hygiene.
Sitong, Grade 8, is a musically gifted student. In a duet together with Ruiying from Grade 7, she achieved first place in the regional music competition “Jugend musiziert”, playing the saxophone. This qualified her to the state-wide competition where she was second runner-up!
This year too, ISR was finely represented at the METRO Marathon via our runners and our bright yellow American school bus. Around 20 ISR students successfully competed in the Kids Cup and performed outstandingly well. We are very proud of our youngest marathon enthusiasts and can't wait for them to embark on their first marathon relay race.
Henning, Grade 10, has been at ISR since Kindergarten. At the top of his class, Henning is a bright student and an enthusiastic learner, who is busy prepping for the upcoming IGSCE exams next week. Henning has also been very involved in ISR’s Student Life Organization®. Currently, Henning is the Deputy Head Prefect of the Outreach Department. In the past, he served as Deputy Head of Academics as well as a Senior Prefect in several other departments. And even more impressive, prior to spring break, Henning was named as the Head Prefect for upcoming Academic Year 2019-2020.
Our Grade 12 student Carla has been part of the ISR community since first grade. Carla is a very ambitious and helpful student who, as part of her CAS project, provides valuable support towards the development of the new ISR Alumni website. Together with a 12th grade classmate and the marketing team, Carla contributes ideas to make the website more useful and interesting for former ISR students. Their ultimate goal is to find innovative ways to attract ISR alumni to the website and increase their website participation as well as interaction with each other.