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Posted on Wednesday, April 11, 2018
The cast of ANTIGONE is delighted to invite you to our Spring production. This Greek play has never been that modern and will leave you thinking about your own vision of life in our society as well as how you make decisions and judgements. Indeed, beyond the fast-paced story of power, greed, fear & fate, Antigone is a play about the decisions we make at a personal level as well as citizens, the differences that can be found between what is right and what is legal and how people react to... Read More
Posted on Monday, March 19, 2018
March has been a busy and very exciting time for the ISS Cheer Team.  The month started with a visit to the SV Vaihingen 1889 eV.  Cheeky Jets to practice with them. This was a great opportunity for the ISS Cheer Team to see a local Cheer Team in action and to learn new elements of dancing and acrobatics. The new moves were built into choreographies for both Cheer groups and shown in spectacular performances during the GISST Basketball tournament held at ISS last weekend. Enjoyed by all the... Read More
Posted on Friday, March 16, 2018
As a MINT-freundliche Schule we are committed to encouraging interest in MINT/STEAM subjects and careers. So, for our Sindelfingen grade 7 students the opportunity to visit the Metal and Electrical Industry InfoTruck at the Sindelfingen market place this Tuesday was one not to be missed! As part of the Sindelfingen Wissenstage initiative, the employers' association Südwestmetall and its member companies use the truck's presentation area of around 80 m² to inform and advertise to schools for... Read More
Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2018
The final exhibition of the 12th Grade Diploma Visual Art program is on display from 5 March to 17 March, 2018. On display is a range of media including painting, drawing, sculpture, digital media and printmaking. The pieces represent a significant portion of the final mark for the course and requires that the students develop a specific theme or concept that is expressed in a body of work.  One interesting artwork was "The Guilding Steps" created by student Toleen I. who displayed an... Read More
Posted on Friday, March 9, 2018
Now into the second semester of their IB Diploma course, 11th grade students are starting their Extended Essay preparation and as part of this attended a workshop hosted by the Württembergische State Library on the 28th of February and 7th of March. The workshop is aimed specifically at students studying for the Abitur and the IB Diploma.  As well an introduction to the services offered the students were given useful tips on how to prepare themselves for online searching, shown how to search... Read More
Posted on Monday, March 5, 2018
Franziska started her four-week internship in the Upper School German department at ISS two weeks ago. She already had the opportunity to take over a class in grade 7. "I had a lot of fun and I really felt supported by the teacher whose class I took over!", Franziska said. She also enjoys the emphasis on respectful and tolerant interaction between teachers and students. "The students showed up to be very open and nice. Already half of my time at ISS is over but I'm looking forward to the last... Read More
Posted on Friday, March 2, 2018
On February 22 and 23 our Team, comprised of 6th, 7th and 9th grade students in 3 different groups, competed in the Schüler Experimentieren / Jugend Forscht Competition in Sindelfingen. This competition is a great opportunity for students to delve deeply into a topic; to meet other students like them, who are also fascinated by Science; as well as improve their German language skills. All groups worked very diligently and their efforts paid off. They received certificates for honorable... Read More
Posted on Thursday, March 1, 2018
Our Grade 10 in Sindelfingen showed tremendous amount of personality and diverse creativity during the Personal Project writing session last Wednesday! When these characteristics are coupled with a strong work ethic and overall drive to succeed amazing things happen. Their display of their fourteen Personal Projects at our internal celebration was glorious evidence of this. The projects included, amongst other things, a programmed App for school communication which was developed by student... Read More
Posted on Thursday, March 1, 2018
On Saturday 3 March from 10:00 am to 1.30 pm the 2018 ISS Open House Day will take place. The event offers an opportunity for interested families to visit the school and to learn more about the education we offer. Amongst the planned programme items are music performances and science demonstrations. The PYP, MYP and DP coordinators will offer information sessions.
Posted on Monday, February 19, 2018
A year ago the “Parents as Partners” initiative took its first tentative steps with the organization of a job fair where parents shared their professional experience with our Middle Years students. The Friday before the Fasching break saw that initiative take another leap forward as our 8th, 9th and 10th grade students visited a wide variety of companies to take a peek behind the boardroom/consulting room/design studio etc. doors to find out more about career possibilities for their futures. ... Read More