Graduation, Commencement, Promotion; call it what you will, graduation ceremonies reflect the notion of a continuum, that this is just a step, a stage and an important chance to evaluate, appraise and consider what brought us this far and to provide us a moment to consider just where we may be going.
Graduation is also a day for celebrating successes and Mrs Martin continued the tradition of reminding our graduates that each of them has something to be remembered for. Many of the Class of... Read More
Over the past 2 years, ISS Sindelfingen Campus has led the Erasmus+ project that has brought 4 schools across Europe together, to explore and celebrate our cultural traditions through our dual language teaching approaches. Last week we welcomed our partner schools from Spain, The Netherlands and Estonia.
They were visiting to learn about the local area's modern tradition (vehicle manufacturing) at Mercedes-Benz, and historical tradition (weaving) at the Webereimuseum, and found their visits... Read More
The ISS Sindelfingen Campus is one of a number of schools featured in the recently published book “Teaching and Learning for Intercultural Understanding” by Debra Radar. The book focuses on best practice examples from international Primary Schools but the message is whole school and is about “Engaging Young Hearts and Minds”. Amongst its many examples of best practice and lesson plans, this book references the Sindelfingen Primary School as a whole and Early Years and 5th Grade classes in... Read More
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
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
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
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
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
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
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