16th Annual Model United Nations Conference at ISS

ISS welcomed over 400 delegates to the 16th annual Model United Nations Conference with guest speakers from the US Foreign Service and the European Parliament. The chosen theme for this year’s conference is “the balance and distribution of power in the world” focusing on the UN Sustainable Development Goal 16: “Peace Justice, and Strong Institutions.” A … Continued

Honouring our Graduating Class

Thank you to all who attended the BBQ event in honour of our graduating class. With this small gesture, we wanted to congratulate our students on their IB journey so far and thank them for their valuable contributions to our learning community. We hope that they enjoyed the food, music, fun/sport-related activities, and atmosphere that … Continued

Middle Years Learning Beyond the Classroom

Once again, our Sindelfingen students were out engaging in learning activities within our local/regional communities – all part of our learning beyond the classroom initiative. Students in Grades 8-10 went to Stuttgart and focused on the issues of homelessness and defensive architecture. The organization Trottwar offered a tour and insights into the situation of homeless … Continued

First ISS Film Award Ceremony

In recent weeks, students in Grade 5 have created short claymation films exploring various social aspects of a potential future colony on Kepler 22b. The films center around the premise that humans have departed Earth to establish a new settlement on Kepler 22b, the most Earth-like planet discovered by NASA to date. Each team chose … Continued

Walking for a Great Cause

Thanks to over 130 teachers and students who participated in the Charity Walkathon as part of ISS’ efforts for the Türkiye and Syria fund in aid of earthquake assistance. We thank all students, from Early Years to Grade 11, parents and teachers who walked or ran from 800 metres to 19.2 kms in the one … Continued

Supporting the Community

From January to March, 36,000 dinners and 20,000 sandwich bags have been served to people in need in Stuttgart. Hundreds of volunteers from all over Stuttgart have worked together to make this happen and students from Grade 11 and 12 have been part of this effort, volunteering on Saturdays and Sundays. This year, due to … Continued

STEAM Enrichment and Exhibition

The Sindelfingen Campus transformed into a hands-on education-through-STEAM centre, with students inquiring into a mix of 19 STEAM-themed activities ranging from cooking science, to fencing, via Math-in-Art, to the national German competition SchülerExperimentieren. Thank you to teachers for laying on such wonderful (and wonderfully imaginative) activities, and to Frau Storbeck, Herr Barr (from Stuttgart University), … Continued

Music for Türkiye and Syria

Under the inspiration and guidance of Mr Bowe, the ISS Sindelfingen community came together for a very special celebration of music and dance from our students , teachers and parents. A BIG thank you to everyone involved in making this event so special – we are able to contribute at least five shelters for those … Continued

Platon School Model United Nations

ISS students had the opportunity to engage in debates and negotiations on important global issues at the Platon School Model United Nations (PS-MUN) Conference in Athens. It was inspiring to see how different perspectives and ideas came together to find dynamic solutions to complex problems.

How Humans Create Machines to do Work

Students in Grade 1/2 on our Sindelfingen Campus have been engaged in mini-inquiry stations that demonstrate the forces and parts of simple machines that are used to complete tasks. They watched movies, read books, and manipulated the machines demonstrating their understanding of what they had found out. Finally, they reflected on their new learning and made … Continued