News

New employees for 2017/18

NEW EMPLOYEES 2017/18 An overview and short introduction of our new employees. Ilham Abed-Ali is the new teacher in the Haifischgruppe. She comes from Berlin and is new in Dubai. Mrs Abed-Ali studied education and linguistics at the Humboldt University. She has previously worked in at a kindergarten in Berlin-Neukölln. Franca Schucht is the new PR & Marketing assistant. She comes from Berlin and studied International Management & Arabic in Bremen. During her studies, she spent a semester in Cairo and in Muscat....

Charity Cooperation with Sheikh Zayed University

Students collect donations together with students from Sheikh Zayed University We, the girls from grade 12, visited one of our neighboring universities, the Sheikh Zayed University in Academic City on 2nd of November. There, we handed over our donations of school supplies, which had been collected since the summer in DISD, for Syrian refugee kids in Jordan. We were welcomed in a very friendly way by the teachers and students who then held a presentation on the occasion of the Emirati Flag...

International Day for Tolerance

International Day for Tolerance On November 16th, the International Tolerance Day, Dubai Police organized a parade on the City Walk. Children of different nationalities from seven schools were invited to participate, among them a group of primary school students from the German International School Dubai. The kids wore their national costumes and waved the flag from their home country. The parade was led by...

Clean Up The World 2017

Students engage to clean the nature On the occasion of the Clean Up The World initiative of Dubai Municipality, students of 8b took time to clean the surroundings of the school. With the support of the representative of the city and their class teacher Kristoffer Reul, they managed to fill one trash bag each and thus contributed greatly on saving our planet. ...

Basketball tournament of grade six

Basketball tournement of grade six The students of class 6a are the winners of the basketball tournament which was carried out among the grade six students on four days in November. It was a narrow victory. Each classed provided four teams, which competed against each other during the lunch breaks. On Wednesday, November 22nd, the best class and the best teams of each class were awarded in...

Lantern Procession at DISD

Lantern Procession at DISD Like in the previous years, the German International School Dubai hosted a Lantern procession with many guests. Even far away from Germany, the traditional procession is popular with the children attending Kindergarten and first grade. The children had crafted beautiful lanterns and rehearsed new songs in preparation of the day. The new head of Kindergarten Mrs Daniela Schwenke and...

Read-aloud-day

DISD took part in the German Read-aloud-day The annual Vorlesetag (Read-aloud-day) took place on 17th November in Germany. DISD was also part of it! The students read to each other under guidance of our librarians and the German teachers. Some mixed groups were also part of the Vorlesetag, consisting of students from the primary and secondary school. The initiative was funded by the German...

Dubai Mina Mile

Mina Mile Open Water Swim Series 2017/18 Our swim team successfully took part in the Mina Mile Race November 11th at Barasti Beach. With the support of the swim teacher, Mr Rosenmeier, the students showed impressive skills and represented DISD well. ...