We thank you for your contributions to our collection basket for the needy. The basket will remain at the entrance to the main office until Friday, 12th December. The items collected will be delivered to La Maison de l’Espérance. They are always so grateful to receive our donations.
We thank Contramestre Fassassi and Association Capoeira Benin for the nicely organized event held for our young capoeirists and their parents on Saturday, 29th November on the School Field. The event ended on a delightful note through the sharing of delicious snacks, for which all were grateful. Thank you for your participation.
Please note the following reminders and information:
Reports and Child Progress Conferences
Reports will go out on Tuesday, 9th December and Child Progress Conferences will be held on Wednesday, 10th December. Appointment times will have been arranged for Lower and Middle Schools, and Upper School parents will meet with teachers in turn from 16:00 – 18:00.
Lower School Christmas Concert – Thursday, 11th December 2014, 8:30 a.m.
Lower School children welcome you to a musical morning which is sure to put you in the spirit of the season. The short concert (30 – 40 minutes) will be held in the Lower School Garden.
School Fair and Yearbook
An organizational meeting is planned for both after the Christmas holiday, on Monday, 12th January 2015 at 15:00 inYears 4 & 5 classroom. We look forward to the creative ideas which you will have accumulated over the holiday to set the planning in motion.
Cambridge IGCSE and Advanced-level Mock Examinations: Week of 19th January 2015
Looking ahead, teachers ask senior students to keep in mind the mock examinations, which will begin not long after the start of the new term. It will be important for parents and students to agree on the organization of a study programme during the holiday in order to be ready for these important exams.
Christmas Lunch / Last Day of Term – Friday, 12th December
On the last day of term the school organises a special lunch for the children with a visit from Father Christmas and distribution of presents. For children in Reception and above, school finishes promptly at 13:00. The new term begins at 8:00 on Thursday, 5th January 2015.
I take this opportunity to extend my compliments of the season, with wishes of peace and fulfilment.