Service Learning Coach, Jérémie Rostan, writes about how our Service Learning Retreat is designed to build leadership skills in all YIS students.
We are mindful of the needs and rights of others.
We are honest in our dealings.
We are peaceful in our intentions.
We are responsible in our actions.
We are supportive of each other.
Live Learn Lead. Three simple and dynamic words that capture the essence of who we are as a school community and what we are striving for, and which serve as an ongoing catalyst for growth and for telling our stories - students’ stories, faculty and staff’s stories and families’ stories. The simplicity of our mission enables a common understanding of our shared purpose but at the same time allows interpretations as diverse as the individuals who comprise our international community. The stories below provide a glimpse of Live Learn Lead in action. Visit us to find out more.
The PYP Exhibition is an incredible opportunity for us to celebrate our Grade 5 learners who, through inquiry learning into significant, relevant, real world concepts and topics become knowledgeable about them.
For all the challenges the past year has presented for our students, there are many things that we should celebrate.
To be ‘anti’ is to make deliberate choices that affirm, support, and defend all people. It means promoting justice, empowerment, action, diversity, equity, and inclusion.
In Grade One, a highlight of our learning has been the introduction of teacher-led and student-led workshops.
Two students shortlisted for the New York Times Asia-Pacific Writing Competition are fueled by the insights and connections between people provided by the power of language.