First Day at School - welcome back!

First Day at School - welcome back!

On the first day, 1st September, it will be a normal school day. All students are required to bring 1 clean mask with them, please. Parents are requested to drop off and pick up their children as follows:

Elementary School:

8:00-8:15 Student Drop Off and Meet the Teacher

  • Prep and Grade 1 – Small Garden
  • Grade 2, 3, and 4 – Big Garden 

Pickup times:

  • 14:45-15:15:  Preparatory and Grade 1 – Small Garden Grade 2, 3, and 4 – Big Garden 

After school supervision is provided between 15:15-17:00

Middle & High School:

8:00-8:15 – Student Drop Off

  • Grade 5 – In the grassy area outside Pavilion 5. Teachers will meet the students outside.
  • Grade 6 to 8 – Drop off outside Pavilion 5 and students will enter the building by themselves in regulated groups. Grade 7 to enter from the entrance with the iron grill, and Grade 6 and Grade 8 from the other entrance.
  • Grade 9 to 11 – Drop off outside Pavilion 7 and students will enter the building by themselves.

Pickup times15:00-15:30:  Outside Pavilion 5

Lessons will end 15 minutes earlier to enable a staggered release. Students will be released in the following order

  • Grade 5 and 6: Between 15:00 and 15:15
  • Grade 7 and 8: Between 15:15 and 15:30
  • Grade 9 and 10: Between 15:00 and 15:15
  • Grade preIB and 11: Between 15:15 and 15:30

After school supervision is provided between 15:30-17:00 as per requests.

Welcome Assemblies for the students will be held in small groups during the morning lessons on the football pitch. Dress code (as previously advised by the Vice Principals): formal ISB uniform or white top and dark trousers/skirts.

In case of rain, the programme will be amended.