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Pro-active DISD students’ council

Pro-active DISD students’ council The student representatives of grade 5 to 12 had their first big students’ council assembly on September 30th. In this first meeting they elected one representative per two grades, who will participate in the upcoming small students’ council assemblies and inform the other class representatives via email about the results. This panel has the task to plan and coordinate processes and projects more efficient. The small assemblies will held alternately to the big ones. The next meeting is...

Spelling Bee in 5b

Spelling Bee in 5b Following the American example Spelling Bee, our English teacher Susanne Bode organized a spelling competition with class 5b. The students had to spell English words in a limited time with increasing degree of difficulty. The winner of the Spelling Bee is Amina. She won the final round against the other finalists Nicolas, Mira und Theresina. The whole class participated with lots of enthusiasm and joy, therefore all of them received a well-deserved certificate of achievement.

Successful International Day at DISD

Successful International Day at DISD With the motto „one school – many nationalities “, we celebrated our diversity at DISD. A group of committed parents organized the first International Day at DISD on Thursday, September 20th. Lead by Mrs Tanja Gentilucci from the parent’s council, they set up 20 amazing stalls representing more than 25 nationalities. There was a great amount of information and games from the nationalities, as well as decoration, games and of course country-typical food.   Many parents and students...

School Photographer 2018/19

School Photographer From October 7th until 18th the school photographer will be in the house. This year we are again working with Barry Lake from Future Photography. You will find the appointment of our child’s group or class here. For family and sibling pictures, possible on October 20th & 21st, please register here. ! To all parents of students: Please make sure that your child is wearing the school uniform correctly. This applies as well...

Excitement on Enrollment Day

Excitement on Enrollment Day On Thursday, September 6th, 80 students came in their school uniform, bag packs and filled cones to the enrolment event in the decorated DISD canteen.     The event was opened by the primary choir with the popular song “Conni goes to school”. Then, principal Mr Helmut Jolk entered the stage and greeted the new students and around 200 guests. Then, Mrs Inga Rehbein, head of the primary school, gave some information to the students and their families. Afterwards, the second...

After-school Activity Presentations

After-school Activity Presentations On Thursday, September 6th, DISD parents and students had the possibility to get to know the diverse After-school activity program.   In school, the program is divided into six categories: Creative, Music and Sport Clubs, as well as School Teams, Remedial Teaching and Curriculum Complementing Classes, which offer individual encouragement and creative learning after school.   DISD – teachers are looking forward to teach their passion to smaller groups: In primary school, Mr Rosenmeier teaches swimming for beginners and...

Athletics Competition Ultimate Racenight

Athletes wanted for Ultimate Racenights 2018/19 Parent and member of the DISD board, Thomas Harenberg offers weekly trainings for the Ultimate Racenight, an open athletic event in Dubai. The Racenights in 2018 will take place on October 11th and November 22nd. Please register via e-mail to Mr Harenberg: thomas.harenberg@germanschool.ae. There is a WhatsApp Group for all interested parents. Please send him a E-Mail to join. Location: Ultimate Athletics. The stadium is located in the Dubai Sports City Rugby Park. You...

Preparation week

Perparation week 2018/19 For the school administration and teachers, the school year started end of August already. In the so called preparation week, they had many meetings and trainings to prepare the new academic year in school and Kindergarten. After the new colleagues had been welcomed on Sunday, August 26th, all employees met for lunch. The atmosphere was joyful; it was even close to the feelings students have on the first day of school. The colleagues were happy to see each other...

New Employees 2018/19

NEW EMPLOYEES 2018/19 An overview and short introduction of our new employees in the new school year 2018/19. Dr. Sammy Wafi is the vice principal. He is new in Dubai and previously acted as school principal at the Bildungszentrum Bonndorf in the Southern Black Forest. He has been teaching Mathematics, Music, and Physical Education for more than 10 years and also looks back on experience as expert consultant in Music and as a council member of ‘P.E. for Secondary Schools’ at the Supervisory School...