The ISF board, leadership team and invited guests attended the reenactment of the Battle of Waterloo on Saturday 20th June. It was an incredible evening and we would like to thank Tristar Travel for the opportunity to participate in this once in a lifetime event.
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 5 August 2015
The ISF Waterloo staff enjoyed a BBQ in the sun to celebrate the end to a fantastic school year. We reflected on what a busy but thoroughly rewarding year it has been with all of our new technology changes. On behalf of the staff we wish everyone a wonderful summer break.
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 19 June 2015
Noe Vagner, who was part of the ISF Waterloo History task force was invited to attend the Waterloo 200 special commemorative Battle of Waterloo service at St Paul’s Cathedral in London on Thursday 18th June. He was accompanied by Mr Kevan Keegan the Chairman of the ISF School Board.
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 10 June 2015
ISF Waterloo is excited to announce the appointment of Mrs Kathi Taylor as the new Head of Secondary commencing August 2015. Mrs Taylor is a British teacher and leader with over 18 years of experience in education. She is currently the Acting Deputy Principal, Sixth form Coordinator and Head of English at the International Academy of Kuwait; a […]
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 6 June 2015
Class 7 were busy this week getting ready for graduation. They’ve been preparing a movie using wevideo of their primary school memories and preparing their graduation hats and trying them on for size. Make sure to come along to see them at this important rite of passage in their lives. Graduation starts in the Sports […]
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 1 June 2015
Serve the City Spring Cleaning On Saturday, 30 May 2015 a group of 7 IGCSE students from ISF Waterloo showed their generosity and community spirit by giving up their afternoon to volunteer with Serve the City projects in Brussels helping disadvantaged people. Students went to 2 projects where people were living in temporary housing for […]
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 28 May 2015
The results are in! ISF Waterloo students did a fantastic job in their Cambridge Young Learners Exams! All of the students scored higher than last year. 11 of the 24 students sitting the exams scored 100% and 92% of all the students scored an average of 95%. This is an outstanding performance and […]
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 26 May 2015
ISF Waterloo’s annual Summer Fair/ Open Day will be held this year on Saturday 20 June. The school will be open from 11:30- 3:30pm. Come and join us for a day of fun activities, games, good food and drinks for all ages. Any prospective families are welcome, we will be conducting tours of the school […]
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 24 May 2015
ISF students Alexis in IGCSE 1 and Niti in MY1 had their Battle of Waterloo questions chosen by Dan Snow and answered in his live presentation. Check on the link out and learn more about the Battle. www.youtube.com/watch?v=wtQUzGllBpk The questions from our students were: “Do you think that Napoleon’s defeat was due to bad luck or […]
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 21 May 2015
20 May PMI Beligium held their Chapter meeting in ISF Waterloo. The theme for the night was Change Management in Schools. Mr Jacques Neyns, Educational Liaison Officer of the Project Management Institute of Belgium, together with the School’s leadership team presented step by step the change process introduced at ISF Waterloo this school year in terms of technology. Mrs […]
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 18 May 2015
As part of the series of events organized by ISF Waterloo to commemorate the bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo, the secondary students attended a presentation by Mr. Mick Crumplin entitled “THE BLOODY FIELDS OF WATERLOO” – Medical Support for Wellington’s Greatest Battle. Mr. Crumplin is a retired surgeon and an expert on military medicine […]
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 11 May 2015
MY1 students are exploring the elements of art that are found in nature through observational drawing of plants! They are already preparing for their end-of-year examination: jungle design inspired by the paintings of Henri Rousseau.
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 7 May 2015
On Thursday 7 May, we had a ‘spot’ check from Cambridge International Exams. We passed with excellent results. We thank our Cambridge exams office Ms Kate Morrison for her thoroughness. Good luck to all of our IGCSE and A Level candidates.
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 4 May 2015
ISF Waterloo International School is holding a series of events and presentations commemorating the Battle of Waterloo. We are committed to educating both the parents and students in the rich local history which significantly shaped the whole of Europe 200 years ago.As part of this series we are delighted to have Mr Mick Crumplin to […]
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 1 May 2015
The entire school enjoyed the annual ISF Sports day on Friday. The students took part in fun activities in their house teams. There was lots of cheering and supporting their team. In the end the winner was Herge the Blue team- well done! Thank you to Mrs Hodges for organising a great day.
Posted by ISF Date: 30 April 2015
This event is jointly hosted with the Project Management Institute of Belgium, on our school premises. We anticipate over 100 visitors, so all interested in attending are asked to register before 15/May via the PMI Belgium website at PMI Belgium Registration – Change Management in Schools . Please email email@example.com for your discount code as a school […]
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 29 April 2015
On Tuesday 28 April, ISF Waterloo presented their journey to become the first Google for Education school in Belgium. Our Google Gurus gave great presentations on how this dynamic learning platform can improve the learning environment in schools and at home and how we achieved it. We thank all the participants for coming and hearing […]
Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 29 April 2015
MY1 & MY2 students have been busy working on their projects in Project Management. They are currently fundraising to invest with KIVA, a microfinancing organization. Some students are selling cookies, some lemonade, greeting cards, origami toys… In the end all the money will be invested to microfinance projects in third world countries.