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DISD proactive: Fitness against frustration

DISD proactive: Fitness against frustration For the students of grade 9 to 12 there is a new opportunity to burn off energy in the school’s gym three times per week during the big break. According to the motto “fitness against frustration” the students can lift weights to balance their sometimes stressful everyday school life. The sport not only strengthens the self-esteem, but as well the social competence and the team spirit. The proactive initiative for violence prevention was launched by the two...

News from the board

News from the board regarding the Member’s meeting on November 25th Dear parents and members of the school association, The Board of DISD is happy to announce the partly new elected Board: Thomas Harenberg, Munier Al-Amoudi, Heiko Marold, Gabriela Katiela, Wadad Kafka (newly elected), Patrick Braunschweig (newly elected), Götz Rößner (re-elected) and Günter Rauer (head of the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Dubai and born member of the Board). We would like to thank all members, who attended the...

Discounts for AirFrance & KLM

Discounts for AirFrance & KLM We have the pleasure to inform you that Air France & KLM is offering 20% discount  to members of the DISD community. The discount applies to flights from the Dubai and Abu Dhabi to Europe, USA & Canada in Economy class, Premium Economy & Business class. To apply the code, please visit www.airfrance.com, choose your flight and insert the  Discount code UAELBDE274 on the payment page.  The code is valid from DXB and AUH...

School Improvement at DISD

School Improvement at DISD Learning in the 21st century also means learning to naturally using a wide variety of different media as a tool. The technical possibilities of our time allow us to expand the classroom towards the whole world. With great educational applications and programs, students can visit other countries, interact with many other schools around the world, but also work collaboratively on projects digitally connected in class with their classmates. Our school now takes the leap to implement a...

Science Days at DISD

Science Days – 2 days of research and learning at DISD From 13.-14. November, the Science Days took place for the first time in Primary School. All classes spent two days researching about “Mobility”. Suggestions for reflection offered the workshops of the provider “Science Made Fun”. Some classes researched about flying and flying objects, others developed vehicles driven by balloon-propulsion or tested the dependence of speed on the down tilt of a hill in relation to the characteristics of a vehicle. The students...

Authors Reading at DISD Leseoase

Authors Reading at DISD Leseoase On Thursday, October 25th, grade 4 had visitors from the USA. The public speaker Corretta Doctor, and authors C. Natasha Richburg and Dr Anita Davis Defoe read the students from the books „The Super Adventures of The Red Balloon“ and „Kawabena and The Baobab Tree”. The three women spoke in the interactive reading with the students about the topics of the books. „The Super Adventures of The Red Balloon“ is about children...

DISD Christmas Bazaar 2018

This year, the popular DISD Christmas Bazaar will take place on DECEMBER 8th 2018, from 3 until 8pm at the premises of the German International School Dubai, in Dubai Academic City (opposite Silicon Oasis). With many Christmas stalls, hot punch (from our partner Brothaus), delicious treats, organic Bratwurst grill (from our canteen operator Organic Foods & Café), a tombola, activities for the kids and much more… School Stalls Organized by our teachers and students with active support from our...

Cooperation with the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences

Cooperation with the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences Educational Partnership to support the Study & Career Counselling of DISD students DISD is happy to announce a newly signed cooperation with the der Frankfurt University of Applied Science (Frankfurt UAS). The public University of Applied Sciences is located in the North of Germany’s finance capital Frankfurt am Main and offers a broad spectrum on practice-oriented study programs in the areas of architectures, engineering, computer engineering, business & law as well as social &...