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New employees for 2017/18

NEW EMPLOYEES 2017/18 An overview and short introduction of our new employees. Mrs Priscille Pittet is the new class teacher of 4b, replacing Mrs. Marion Singler. She has three children at DISD and has been in Dubai since August 2015. She studied at the “Pädagogische Hochscule” in Zurich, Switzerland and has worked as a teacher until coming to Dubai. Mr Matthias Preiß is the new head of Kindergarten since February 1st.  He has leadership experience from several Kindergartens in Germany and abroad. Previously,...

Little Gardeners Project

Little Gardeners Project On December 14th we started the LITTLE GARDENERS project, which will run through the winter months. The children planted different herbs and vegetables in the garden of the kindergarten. During the next weeks they will watered them and later be able to taste and enjoy their harvest. This project is great fun for the kids and at the same time gardening is a great...

DISD Christmas Concert

DISD Christmas Concert In festive atmosphere, the annual Christmas Concert took place on Wednesday, 13th December at DISD. Around 250 guests attended the event in the beautifully decorated school canteen. First, principal Helmut Jolk and the head of board Johannes Hummer welcomed the audience and commended on the positive development in the past year. Then the teacher Carolin Schemenau opened the concert impressively with Mozart’s Ave Verum Corpus, after which the guests had already settled in the festive spirit. The students Noah K....

DISD Schüler gewinnen Football Academy Liga

DISD Schüler gewinnen Football Academy Liga Ein DISD Team hat die Football Academy Liga gewonnen, die von unserem Partner Just Play organisiert wurde.  Das Team, das sich selbst Die Pumas nennt, hat in der U10 Kategorie mit 9 Siegen bei 11 Spielen, einmal Unentschieden und einer Niederlage den ersten Platz belegt. Herzlichen Glückwunsch auch von uns! Interessierte Spieler finden weitere Informationen auf unserer dazugehörigen Seite ...

DISD Christmas Bazaar 2017

DISD Christmas Bazaar 2017 This year the popular Christmas Bazaar of the German International School Dubai (DISD) took place on  Saturday, December 9, 2017.  The Bazaar was a great success with more than 1000 participants and many wonderful school and external stalls. The lobby was filled with vendors who sold Gingerbread houses, German books, soaps, and many self-made gifts. In the Secondary School the 8th grade hosted a...

National Day Celebrations at DISD

National Day Celebrations at DISD The UAE’s National Day was celebrated on Wednesday, 29th November at DISD. The Arabic Department had prepared a colorful program for the students. The morning started out with a mix of singing, dance and theater in primary school. The students were asked to dress in Arabic costumes and in the national colors. Prizes were given out for best costumes as well as best paintings of the UAE. A highlight was the presentation of an Emirati wedding,...

Christmas Concert

DISD Christmas Concert 2017 This year, our annual Christmas Concert takes place on Wednesday, December 13th, @6.30 pm, in the school canteen. Our students and teachers will present a medley of traditional and contemporary pieces from all around the world as well as dance and guitar and piano performances. Please find the program here. Entrance is free. We are looking forward seeing you there! ...

Steigenberger Tree Lighting Ceremony

Steigenberger Tree Lighting Ceremony The Steigenberger Hotel hosted a beautiful event on December 5th on their rooftop terrace Swim & Tonic. The beautiful view on Burj Khalifa and the nicely decorated tree was enjoyed with mulled wine, grilled sausage and seasonal pastries. The AHK was also attending in form of an Angle and Santa, who treated the kids with generous presents. Our Primary School Choir sang some classics and brought everyone in the festival spirit – with the help of a snow...