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Posted on Friday, May 18, 2018
A feast for all senses, sight, sound, taste, all adding up to one of the highlights of the ISS community year – another hugely successful Multicultural Evening!  The evening started with the traditional ISS flag parade and continued with a programme of international entertainment including Chinese Kung Fu, professional Turkish dancers, Korean Hip Hop, Indian dance, the Japanese Dance “SORANBUSHI” and the ISS cheerleaders. The title of the most magnificent table was won by the Indian table... Read More
Posted on Friday, May 4, 2018
On Thursday 26th April, a group of Grade 11 students had an amazing opportunity to visit the company Trumpf in Ditzingen. This was made possible by the organisation Volunty, which provides opportunities like this to students who give service to the community, such as our DP students do in their CAS program. The students had the opportunity to meet with Dr. Leibinger, vice chairman of the managing board and CTO, and also enjoyed a tour of the facility to see the technology up close. Here are... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, May 2, 2018
MUNISS 2018 is officially over and it was a great success! There were approximately 550 participants from over 30 schools around the world involved in three days of intense committee sessions at ISS.  We had the whole conference at ISS this year and our students moved every table and chair we possess in the school to accommodate the active debates. They debated many different topics from labor rights and chemical attacks to the militarization of the seas and they had quite a few delegates... Read More
Posted on Monday, April 23, 2018
The Erasmus+ Europlay Student Exchange week was a full of learning and fun. Our Polish, Italian and UK partners were warmly greeted on Monday by the whole school in a wonderful assembly led by the German Department.  After, our ISS Erasmus Students gave them a school tour and they all spent the rest of the day getting to know each other. The next day the students were tasked with looking at data that they had collected from their schools and using it to begin designing their playground spaces.... Read More
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

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