Be a Risk Taker!
It is widely known that “it is human nature to read the actions of others, and then to follow suit.” Simply put – it is easier to follow the norm, because it is always safe and sure. On the flip side, success stories like Apple and IKEA were not created by following the norm. Each of these successful global companies took the risk to be different; Apple with the revolutionary iPhone and IKEA with unassembled furniture. Individuals in each of these companies had the courage and confidence to make the leap, taking the risks to attempt a different path to come up with something revolutionary.
The Early Years (Kindergarten) Programme
“With our dedicated and caring staff in the early years and elementary school, we create a nurturing environment that encourages creativity, self-directed inquiry, and a love of learning.”
Into The Woods Junior
“The idea of being able to portray a character; stepping out of the shoes of a student and...
A Summer of Discovery at ISS
Spending summer in Singapore? ISS Summer School Discovery 2017 has lined up a series of fun-filled and enriching programmes for students of all ages to explore, discover and learn.
A Techno-wizard in the Making
When Tarish enrolled at ISS International School, little did he know that he would one day become the resident computer expert among his friends.
Standing Up for Service. With a Chair.
ISS International School students collaborated with the Rainbow Centre on their ‘Rainbow Chair-ity’ project, to design chairs that expressed abstract ideas of awareness, inclusion and empowerment for children with disabilities. This is just one example of the many ‘Creativity, Action, Service’ projects that students can select and engage in, to help identify their core strengths, while supporting community causes.
Can My Child Join An English-Language School?
Non-native English speaking parents arriving in Singapore may not be aware that it is possible for their children to join an international school with English as their medium of instruction. Ms Fiona (F) and Ms Janienne (J), Lead Teachers for English as a Second Language (ESL) at ISS International School, explain how even children with limited exposure to English can become proficient in the language.
The Wicked Way to Learn
The popular musical ‘Wicked’ was used as an experiential platform for ISS International School (ISS) students to learn drama and to examine real-life concepts of identities and relationships in an integrated manner.
The students at ISS International School receive a strong IB academic curriculum, delivere...