Archives

Primary Residential Trip to Flipper!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 24 June 2017

Flipper Upper Primary attended a Residential Trip this week to Flipper Educational Centre at the Belgian coast.  The weather was hot! Ideal for some beach and water fun!  They explored the dunes and learnt about the coastal ecosystem, enjoyed riding along the esplanade, fun on the rides at Plopsaland and dancing the night away.Many thanks […]

Congratulation to graduates of 2017!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 24 June 2017

Graduation celebrations!   On Friday 23rd June we celebrated all the classes graduating to new sections next school year including Preschool 2, Class 7, IGCSE 2 and last but not least our graduating class A Level!  During our celebration we reflected on a successful 2017 with highlights and fond memories from both Primary and Secondary. […]

Induction morning a big success!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 15 June 2017

Today we welcomed new students for next year to spend a morning at ISF Waterloo to get to know our school and form some new friendships.  All our current students also ‘went up a year’ to find out more about their new class.  A great morning was had by all and everyone went away excited […]

Secondary Residential Trip

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 13 June 2017

This week some of the Middle Years and IGCSE 1 students are enjoying a residential trip to Ieper/Ypres and the Belgian coast.  Yesterday evening, students placed a wreath during the last post ceremony at the Menin Gate; a memorial dedicated to the British and Commonwealth soldiers who were killed in the Ypres Salient of World […]

Primary Inter-schools Sports Tournament

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 20 May 2017

On Friday 19 May, ISF Waterloo sent a netball and football team to the Inter-schools tournament.  A great day was had by all.  Congratulations to BSB for winning both netball and football.  Well done to ISF teams who also did well and demonstrated excellent sportsmanship!  

Teacher Appreciation Day at ISF!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 12 May 2017

On Thursday 11 May, Parents paid tribute to our dedicated staff with a teacher appreciation lunch.  Parents donated food and their time to supervise students outside to allow the staff to have a relaxing lunch. Thank you ISF staff for always going above and beyond to provide a caring, safe and stimulating learning environment!   […]

Just released: Bulletin article-ISF will collaborate with St Paul’s!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 4 April 2017

Following our exciting announcement that St Paul’s British Primary School will join forces with ISF Waterloo, Bulletin journalist interviewed Mr Kevan Keegan; ISF Chairman and Ms Orla Mc Loughlin; newly appointed Head of School at St Paul’s to find out what it will mean for both schools. Read the Q&A article here

Breaking news! ISF joins forces with St Paul’s British Primary School

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 28 March 2017

Today Mr Keegan chairman of ISF Waterloo announced that ISF Waterloo will be joining forces with St Paul’s British Primary School in Tervuren! Please see the official press release here.  This is an exciting development as it will mean that we will have a sister school; two schools uniting together, bringing greater opportunities for both […]

IMUN Day 1

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 27 January 2017

MUN Day 1: First Impressions MUN Bilbao is under way with the opening ceremony taking place in the beautiful Bizcay Parliament in Gernika. The students were welcomed by traditional Basque dancers and speeches from Ana Otaduy, the President of the Parliament, and Tamara Zabala, the UN Deputy Director of Human Rights for Spain, who welcomed […]

ISF students prepare to depart for IMUN Spain

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 19 January 2017

This year, thirteen lucky students from across IGCSE 2, AS and A Level will be attending the International Model United Nations Conference in Bilbao, Spain from the 26th of January until the 29th. This is a fantastic opportunity for those students to make lasting friendships, acquire new skills such as: debating, writing Resolutions, lobbying, as […]

First Aid Training for ISF teachers!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 19 January 2017

In the past two weeks the staff at ISF have had refresher courses in First Aid. We are now updated on the latest and ready to provide First Aid wherever needed! Thank you Belgian Red Cross for the training.

Google Hour of Code

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 6 December 2016

6.12.2016 Yesterday ISF Waterloo participated in our first ever ‘Hour of Code’. Our event was organised by Pavlo Fesenko, our dedicated Coding Club teacher and was opened by Head of Google for Work in Belgium, Mr Edward Boute. Mr Boute also visited all the classes to take part in some of the coding activities that […]

Top in the World Award for Alexis!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 4 November 2016

Cambridge Outstanding Learner Award – Top in the World We are proud to announce that in June 2016 Alexis Dumelie obtained exceptional results in his Cambridge International IGCSE exams – he got the highest marks in the world! Alexis has won the Cambridge Top in the World Award in Business Studies. These Cambridge awards are given to learners worldwide who […]

ISF International Daycare

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 12 October 2016

ISF Waterloo International school is delighted to announce the official opening of its ISF International Daycare facility.  We will welcome children from the age of six weeks to three years.  Our staff are multilingual, so you may choose the spoken language for your child (English, French or Dutch). Our innovative daycare focuses on the sensory […]

ABRA relocation evening a great success!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 23 September 2016

Last night, ISF host the September meeting of ABRA (Association of Relocation Agents) We hosted invited guests from many relocation agencies in Belgium, representatives of Belgian media and business and international schools. During the evening there was a panel presentation on Health Insurance for Expats by representatives from Partena and Expat and Co, which provide […]

Secondary Cross Country

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 19 September 2016

On Thursday 15 September, the whole of secondary went to the forest to take part in cross country. It was a sunny day and everyone put in maximal effort to do their best on the course! It was brilliant to see our students encouraging each other and doing their best .

First House Assembly for 2016-2017!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 13 September 2016

          Today we held our first House Assembly where we elected the Team Captains for our four House Teams; Mercator, Sax, Rubens and Hergé. All the students had an opportunity to put themselves forward as a team captain. They got to make a 30 second speech as to why they would […]