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This week, we spotlight our first-grader Sahej. Sahej loves Advising lessons and always has wonderful comments to make. He is a very thoughtful and insightful student, and he always brings so much to discussions in the classroom. His teacher Ms. Stenning-Smith says about him, “Sahej is an absolute delight to have in my First Grade Class. He demonstrates integrity every day and is a wonderful role model for his fellow peers.
This week we spotlight Emma, a Grade 10 student. Currently, she is preparing for her IGCSE exams in May. Her continued hard work and attentiveness will help bring her success in the IB Diploma Programme next year where she will take HL Chemistry and HL Biology to prepare for future studies in Medicine at University.
Yiting is an extremely conscientious student both inside and outside school. Not only does she fully apply herself to her IB studies, but she already engages in additional preparatory reading for her intended degree program in Law, asking questions about the subject at every opportunity. Remarkably, she still finds time to practice piano for several hours each day.
This week, we shine the ISR spotlight on our 2nd grader, Arthur. His teacher Ms. Little has written some lovely motivational words exploring why she would like to put Arthur in the spotlight, “Arthur is a wonderful student and is a great role model to his classmates. He is an extremely kind, helpful and hardworking boy. Arthur is always friendly and kind to others. He tries his best in every subject and because of this hardworking attitude he has made so much progress this year.
In Japan, March 3 is “Girls Day,” also known as “Hina Matsuri”. This is a special day for girls to celebrate their health and happiness. From the end of February to March 3rd, families display their daughters graceful dolls dressed in Japanese ancient costumes.
This week, we put the ISR spotlight on our 2nd grader Yuto. Yuto has been at ISR since 2018. His German teacher Ms. Feinstein says “he might be a quiet student but pays close attention in class and works very hard to succeed. He knows when to ask questions and continuously volunteers to help. Yuto is a good friend and role model to his peers.