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International day 2015, 46 nationalities!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 9 October 2015

Today, Friday 9 October it was International Day.  This year the theme was food.  The 190 students started the day with a parade of their national costumes.  The children then broke up into 8 groups to learn about food from around the world.  Students cooked or prepared food, tasted it and then made a presentation […]

MY 2 and 3 visit the Botanical Gardens

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 5 October 2015

On Friday 2nd October, MY 2 and 3 visited the Royal Botanical Gardens in Meise as part of their work in Geography on ecosystems. We had two wonderful guides who took each group around the glasshouses so the students could see the plants from a rainforest and a desert. The students worked hard completing the […]

PMI Today – ISF Waterloo’s project to ‘Go Google’!

Posted by ISF Date: 29 September 2015

PMI Today is an international magazine produced by the Project Management Institute. It reaches 12 million members.  For the first time in the magazine’s history, the PMI Belgian chapter was featured.  The article highlighted ISF Waterloo’s change project to GO GOOGLE!  Take a read for yourself!  PMI Today

Fabulous new Learning Centre Renovation complete!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 27 September 2015

Whilst everyone was enjoying their summer holidays our 3 expert maintenance men Kristian, Samuel and Frank were busy renovating our Library into a new working space.  There is: 1. A new Cloak room and toilet area 2. A Research and Conference area 3. Study Zone 4. Mezzanine Reading Area Come and take a look you […]

PTA organise a great Parent Mix and Mingle night

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 27 September 2015

On Friday 25th September the PTA organised a                                                                                             mix […]

First Primary assembly for the year

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 26 September 2015

          The theme of the first Primary assembly of the school year on Friday was Brainwaves. First Ms Orla read out the Golden Book which awards students for good work and politeness. All the students that had their birthdays this month received a gift from the birthday box! Star of the […]

The Winter Show cast has been chosen!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 22 September 2015

Winter Show Cast 2015 has been chosen! Congratulations! Mrs Anguizola with the help of Ms Barry will be directing this year’s show. Rehearsals have begun. Showtime is the 11th December.

ISF Waterloo to lead GEG Belgium!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 22 September 2015

Yesterday saw the launch of GEG Belgium (Google Education Group).  ISF Waterloo and in particular Ms Orla and Mrs Yates have been chosen to be the GEG Leaders. The purpose of a GEG is to: Explore  the world of  Google applications Integrate  Google applications in our class rooms Enhance Teaching and Learning practices Collaborate Globally […]

House Captains Elected

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 12 September 2015

At Friday’s House assemblies each of the 4 teams elected a captain from Primary and a captain from Secondary.    

Staff update their First Aid Qualification

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 9 September 2015

Wednesday 9 September 2015, seven of the ISF staff completed the Red Cross Refresher course.  In January, 12 staff members will also complete the introductory 3 day course.  We are prepared in the event that an accident happens. We hope we will never have to use these skills.

MY 2 enjoyed Science experiments

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 9 September 2015

Today MY2 students looked at the energy content of potato chips. The energy released from a potato chip was used to heat a specific volume of water. Take a look!

Fire Drill!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 9 September 2015

On Tuesday 8 September, ISF had its first fire drill.  The alarms were sounded and everyone left their rooms calming and efficiently to met at the designated meeting point.  Well done to all children and the ISF staff.  We will be having another ‘surprise’ drill in the coming weeks.

Curriculum Evening

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 7 September 2015

          On Monday 7 September ISF Waterloo held its annual Curriculum Evening.  It was a great way to meet other parents, listen to the improvements made to the school over the summer, to be introduced to new teachers and of course to hear from the children’s teachers and tutors.  Thank you […]

Record enrolment- 180 students!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 5 September 2015

The end of a fantastic first week back.  We have ended the week with a record enrolment of 180 students from 38 nationalities!

Staff undertake Fire training

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 31 August 2015

Staff members continued their training today with Fire Safety exercises.  After a 2 hour theoretical component about fire and fire prevention, staff learnt how to put out fires with fire blankets and extinguishers.

IPC training for all Primary teachers!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 30 August 2015

The Primary staff enjoyed learning more about the IPC; International Primary Curriculum from Fieldwork Education’s trainer Fiona.  The staff learned about the stages of each theme and also how to assess the students to ensure they reach the learning outcomes. The first units were planned and are ready for the first day of school on […]

Teacher’s return today

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 26 August 2015

  The ISF Waterloo staff returned to work today; Wednesday 26 August.  After a morning of meetings, the staff enjoyed catching up over a delicious lunch. We are all looking forward to an even better year ahead!  

Staffroom revamp! School office open all summer everyday 9-15:00

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 5 August 2015

ISF has a new and improved staff room. We have created a space for staff to work and play.  All preparations for the new school year. ​The school office is open everyday from 9.00am-3.30pm. Please contact Sinead or Hadeeqa if you have any questions regarding the new school year.

Secondary Dance Black and White Delight!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 5 August 2015

The Secondary Dance was a great night.  Over 50 students aged 12-18 years attended. This year the theme was black and white.  The party was organised by the students themselves with the help of Mrs Brulein.  They chose the food, decorated the gym and even took care of all the music.  There was lots of […]