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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! ...

Lecture: “Dangers of the Internet”

Lecture: “Dangers of the Internet” On Wednesday, February 28th at 7 pm we invite you to a lecture on “Dangers of the Internet”. It will be in German and speaker will be Dr. Fabian Saarlos, Psychologist of the German Neuroscience Center.  This important topic might be interesting for many parents and teachers, and we hope to see you there.  The lecture will be free of charge. ...

Concert by Rondo Vocale at DISD

Concert by Rondo Vocale at DISD On Wednesday, February 21st the choir Rondo Vocale from North Rhine-Westphalia held a concert at DISD. The Protestant Community of German language had invited the choir who also presented the guest with pieces on the piano, violin and cembalo. They opened the concert with the instrumental versions of the Emirati and German National anthems as well as the famous canon “Cantate Domino”. Pastor Moritz Drucker and school principal Helmut Jolk welcomed the guests to the...

Zayed Painting Contest

Zayed Painting Contest On Monday, February 19th, the Zayed Painting Contet took place at DISD. The event was organized Dubai Electricity and Power Authority and asked the students of grade 4 – 6 to be inspired by “THE YEAR OF ZAYED. CELEBRATING LIFE, LEGACY, and VALUES” and create a painting in 3 hours. They painted portraits, landscapes and even comics with pens, crayons and water colors. Everyone gave their...

The regional networking conference at DISD

The regional networking conference at DISD The principals, heads of administration and members of board of 14 German schools abroad from the Middle East and Turkey met for a networking conference from February 15th – 17th at DISD. Goal of the event was to strengthen the solidarity, knowledge transfer and cooperation between the 14 schools. The event was opened with a lecture by Mr Klaus Poelke...

Classtrip of 11a to Vietnam

Classtrip of 11a to Vietnam Xin Chao from Ho-Chi-Minh City! Day 1: This means hello in Vietnamese. We started our trip by visiting the lacquer ware factory which is supporting victims of Vietnam War. In the picture you can see a cricket from the farm we visited – some of our group dared to eat them! Then the third and final stop of the day was the Cu Chi tunnels where the actual Vietnam War was happening Day 2: After a 2 hours...