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Expo 2020 Mascot Reveal

Meet Salama, Latifa, Rashid, Opti, Alif, and Terra On Thursday, September 26, our school principal Michael Lummel had the honor to attend the official unveiling of the Expo-2020 mascots. On behalf of Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimi, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director General of the Dubai Bureau of Expo 2020, the Expo School Programme Team invited representatives from all schools to attend the event. Among the guests of honor were Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President...

Outstanding DISD Canteen

Outstanding DISD Canteen Grade A for the excellent hygiene and food safety standard of the DISD canteen At this year’s canteen inspection of the Food & Safety Department of the Dubai Municipality, our school was awarded with an A. An A means that the company’s hygiene and food safety standards are excellent. Right at the beginning of the school year, not only the kitchen, but also the origin, transport and storage of the food were examined in detail. In preparation and during the...

Behind the scenes at DISD

Behind the scenes at DISD – Preparations before the first day of school Even during the summer holidays and especially shortly before the school starts, the administrative apparatus of the school does not stand still and the preparations are in full swing. A large part of the classroom equipment, sports equipment, materials for school and kindergarten come from Germany in order to be able to guarantee the best quality for a healthy learning environment and education corresponding to the German curriculum. Margit...

Enrollment ceremony at DISD

Enrollment ceremony at the DISD Finally at school! Equipped in a school uniform, with a school bag and a bulging school bag as well as with a beating heart and a big portion of anticipation – this is how the first graders started their very first school day at DISD on Thursday, September 5th. The 85 school beginners were enrolled in four first classes. Mrs. Ines Ehmanns is the teacher of the Saluki class 1a, Mrs. Cornelia Kraus is the teacher of...

Principal’s message to the students

Greeting message from the DISD Principal Michael Lummel to the students Dear students, I wish you a successful school year 2019/20 from the bottom of my heart. As your principal I have three wishes for you and your classmates. 1. Be ambitious! Make the most of your potential, work and fight for a successful school year. Everyone has their own personal yardstick. For one student a 3 in mathematics may be a great success, for another anything...

New Employees 2019/20

NEW EMPLOYEES 2019/20 An overview and short introduction of our new employees in the new school year . Hudda Khalife-Hodzic is the new assistant in the Seesterne group. Originally from Berlin, she is a trained Kindergarten Teacher with 5 years work experience in the UAE, partly at DISD. After some years in Munich, she now moved back to Dubai with her husband and two children. Michael Lummel is the new principal of DISD. For the past 13 years he has worked at the...

Festive „Abiball“ in Dubai

Festive „Abiball“ in Dubai On the night of Friday, June 14th, one day after the graduation ceremony at DISD, the graduates celebrated their “Abiball” in the Hotel Mina A’Salam in the Madinat Jumeirah Resort in Dubai. This year, 24 students successfully graduated with the German International Abitur at DISD. Traditionally, the evening is organized by the students themselves. It was sponsored by DISD and the companies Audi, DHL, HILTI,

Life Museum Day in Secondary School

First “Life Museum Day” to promote Awareness at DISD On June 25th, the first “Life Museum Day” took place in DISD, organized by the Moral Education Teachers Mrs Susanne Bode, Mrs Viktoria Opetnik and Mrs Dominique Pienkny. Grades 9 to 11 had the chance to take part in a Yoga Workshop, a Life Coach Session, a Martial Arts Training and Gong Meditation. Everyone enjoyed a special healthy breakfast sponsored by GAAST LLC. Enjoy more pictures on our