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Martial Arts Belt Exam at DISD

Martial Arts Belt Exam at DISD On Sunday and Monday, the belt examination of Taekwando took place at DISD. Mr Alexie Andres has been teaching this form of Martial Arts, which puts the focus on respect towards each other, discipline and concentration, to the primary school students for over 3 years. Some students learn the Korean martial art, which is characterized by speed and dynamic since Kindergarten. In the...

Can Collection at DISD

Can Collection at DISD We are still taking part in the “A Can For a Tree” initiative of the Emirates Environmental Group. They are collecting cans in the whole city and will dispose the cans sustainably. Furthermore, if we manage to collect a large amount of cans, they will plant a tree in the name of DISD. Please use the opportunity to deposit your empty  beverage cans in our designated yellow recycling bin next to the “Lost & Found” Area in the school’s foyer. Please be aware,...

Sponsorship Renewal with Sky Clinic Dubai

Sponsorship Renewal with Sky Clinic Dubai On Sunday and Monday, the Sky Clinic Dubai visited the Kindergarten of DISD. The dentist and her team talked to the children about the importance of consequent dental care and how to brush their teeth correctly. In January, our head of board Mr Johannes Hummer renewed the sponsoring contract with the Sky Clinic. Already in the third year, the Sky Clinic supports the DISD financially as well as with a large amount of tooth brushes...

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...