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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...

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...

Reading Contest at DISD

Reading Contest at DISD Like last year, the Reading Contest took place again at DISD with guests from Deutsche Internationale Schule Sharjah (DIS Sharjah) and Deutsche Internationale Schule Abu Dhabi. All together six students from year 6 took part and first read a part from their favorite book and then a passage from the book Die drei ???-Buch Grabesstimmen von André Marx und André Minninger. A jury with staff from DISD and...

DuDive Assessments at DISD

DuDive Assessments at DISD Last week, the trainers of DuDive visited DISD in search of high diving talents. They invited the primary school students to the sports hall were they played fun games to test the flexibility and athletic skills of the students. This included somersaults, kraken run and jumping competitions. Students, who qualified, were invited for an assessment at the DuDive Training center.   We thank all students for their commitment and hope to see some talents to compete...

Sports Day in Primary School

Primary School Sports Day Snapshots of the Sports Day and Bundesjugendspiele 2018 of the DISD Primary School Ready, set, go, was the motto at the annual DISD Primary School Sports Day on January 1st in beautiful Dubai winter weather. The students had lots of fun at the Bundesjugendspiele. Besides the classic disciplines long jump, sprint and long throw, the as well had to perform some skill games. The...

Just Play Football Tournament

Just Play Football Tournament The “German School Football Tournament” took place on Tuesday, February 27th. 100 students gave their best: players from the DISD After-School activities, Empire Sports Academy, Total Koora Academy and KAFO Academy. Winner of the Under 8 tournament was the team of the KAFO Academy. Winner of the Under 10 tournament was the DISD team! Congratulations to all winners!! Many thanks for the support of the parents! ...