INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF ATHENS
Friday, May 24th, 2013
The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential... these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.
Confucius, 551 – 479; Chinese philosopher
FACULTY AND STUDENTS
- It is with great pride that we announce this year’s senior class Valedictorian, Makis Tzioras and Salutatorian, George Karakostas. Congratulations to both of them and the very best of luck in their future endeavours.
- MESSAGE FROM THE SCHOOL NURSE: As the weather has warmed up significantly, we all need to take measures to prevent dehydration (which causes dizziness, headache and lethargy), sunstroke and sunburn.
- Drink plenty of water
- Limit activities during the hottest part of the day
- Wear a hat and sunscreen
- Sit in the shade during breaks
- Water-sports trip to Poros Thursday, May 23rd – Saturday, May 25th.
- Senior trip to Crete Thursday, May 23rd – Wednesday, May 29th – Students must be at ISA at 6:30 p.m. if they want to go to Piraeus by coach. Otherwise, they must be at the pier at 8:30 p.m. Boat leaves at 9:00 p.m.
- Spring Concert participants will have rehearsals Tuesday, May 28th during Club time in the theatre. Please see Ms Koulouris for more details.
- Wednesday, May 29th – Middle School Academic Awards during an extended assembly.
- Thursday, May 30th – High School Academic Awards during an extended assembly.
- The Spring Concert will be held on Thursday, May 30th in the theatre during the last two periods of the day.
- Visual Arts Mock Exam – Thursday, May 30th.
- Sports Award Ceremony will be held during the last two periods on Friday, May 31st.
- Grades 7 – 10, Drama Show Friday, May 31st.
- Saturday, June 1st, Senior Prom at the Royal Olympic Athens Hotel.
- Monday, June 3rd, Study leave day for all grade 7 -11 students.
- Monday, June 3rd, Mandatory meeting with all grade 12 students to discuss graduation procedures in the theatre at 12 noon.
- Final year examinations for grades 7 – 11 will be held from Tuesday, June 4th – Friday, June 14th (Schedule is available on the website.)
- Thursday, June 6th, Graduation rehearsal at the Politia Tennis Club at 10:00 a.m.
- Drama Club production of ‘The Goon Show’ Saturday & Sunday, June 8th & 9th.
- Monday, June 10th, Graduation Day for the Class of 2013. 8:00 p.m. at the Politia Tennis Club.
- There will be a Middle School beach trip to Schinia on Thursday, June 13th. All MS students are required to attend.
- Theatrical production of ‘Blood Brothers’ Saturday & Sunday, June 15th & 16th.
- Monday – Friday, June 17th – 19th, IB Study Week – details to follow.
- Summer programme begins Monday, June 17th.
- I would like to remind all the 11th grade CAS students to complete their yellow reflection forms for the third trimester by Thursday May 30th. Please make sure you include: Sports Clubs, Eco School, UNESCO Activities/Beach Clean-up, Iliaktida Workshop, Visit to the Lyreio orphanage, Easter Bazaar at Melina`s and all the activities you do outside of the school. If you have any questions please come and see me. Thank you Ms. Piriohos
Wednesday May 29th Mini Tennis Tournament for boys and girls grades 5 and 6.
Thursday, May 30th Grade 4 visiting the Goulandris Museum from 10.00 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.
Friday, May 31st Grades 5 and 6 visiting Ellinikos Cosmos from 9.30 a.m. – 1.30 p.m.
Friday, May 31st Rehearsal for End of Year show at Kifissia Town Hall.
Saturday, June 1st End of Year Show.
Sunday,June 2nd Swimming Gala.
Friday, June 14th Picnic and fun day.
Saturday, June 8th Nursery End of the Year Show - time to be confirmed
June 14th Fun Day at Melina’s 2
May 20th – 31st Kindergarten Portfolio Conferences
Friday, May 31st Rehearsal for End-of-Year Show at Kifissia Town Hall
Saturday, June 1st End-of-Year Show
Sunday, June 2nd Swimming Gala
Wednesday, June 12th Kindergarten Graduation
Friday, June 14th Picnic and Fun Day