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Athletics Competition Ultimate Racenight

Strong DISD Athletics Team at Racenight No. 4 The last Racenight in the stadium in Sports City was a great success. So we can look forward to the race nights to come this season. The next Racenight will be on Thursday, April 19th 2018, Meeting is at 4.15 pm. Well done everyone and I look forward to the next practice days in April on the DISD Sports Field. Thomas Harenberg JOIN THE ULTIMATE RACENIGHT MEET NO. 5 & 6 On Thursday, April 19th 2018, the next...

Sponsorship Renewal with Sky Clinic Dubai

Sponsorship Renewal with Sky Clinic Dubai On Sunday and Monday, the Sky Clinic Dubai visited the Kindergarten of DISD. The dentist and her team talked to the children about the importance of consequent dental care and how to brush their teeth correctly. In January, our head of board Mr Johannes Hummer renewed the sponsoring contract with the Sky Clinic. Already in the third year, the Sky Clinic supports the DISD financially as well as with a large amount of tooth brushes...

Living Arabic

Living Arabic The outstanding Arabic teaching methods at the German International School Dubai is prime example for the local school authorities.   For many years now, the DISD Arabic Department has had an excellent reputation. For the fifth year in a row the Arabic teaching in the Primary School has been rated “outstanding” by the Dubai Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA). The Dubai School...

German Job Fair at DISD

German Job Fair at DISD For the first time this year, we will host an informative Job Fair for our secondary school students. In a relaxed atmosphere, they will be able to ask experts questions about their potential dream job. Since we have many parents with diverse and exciting professions, we would like to ask you to offer your expertise to our students and for about 2 hours answer questions and give tips on how to reach their goals. The Job Fair will...

New Employees 2018

NEW EMPLOYEES 2018 An overview and short introduction of our new employees from March 2018 onwards. Renée Karlström is new in the team in secondary school as teacher for German as a foreign language. She has been living in Dubai for one and a half years. After leaving her home country France, she studies Roman languages and German as a foreign language in Heidelberg. Furthermore, she has gained a teaching diploma for secondary school in French and German in Switzerland. Hira Ahmad is the...

Math & Informatics Competitions

Math & Informatics Competitions DISD students take part Math Olympics on National Level Congratulations! 9 students from year 4 to 8 qualified for the third round of the Math Olympics. They traveled to Abu Dhabi on February 23 and 24th to test their skills. The competitions went on for 2 to 4 hours and everyone gave their best. We are very proud of you! We are excited for the results and will report about them here. After the competition the students were rewarded with a yummy...

Musical Picnic

Musical Picnic Last week, the Musical Picnic took place at the courtyard of DISD. Host was the head of the music department, Mr Lay Kar Kho who welcomed the many guests, including the principal Mr Jolk. The theater after-school activity opened the night with their play “Lightning Lola”. Songs by the Parents-Teacher Choir followed, as well as presentations by students from year 6 and solo artists from...

First Aid & Family Safeguarding Workshop at DISD

First Aid & Family Safeguarding Workshop at DISD We want to thank Alys, Nurse from Safe Hands and Ben, Campaign Manager of Finsbury Associates, who held a remarkable workshop free of charge for DISD parents this Wednesday.   Alys focused on the right handling of emergency situations: Ensure its own security, e.g. in case of a traffic accident Try talking to the injured person Call an ambulance Check for Breathing Perform Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)   CPR as well as saving choking babies, children and...