Entries from September 2016 ↓

Principal’s List Sept 29!

Check out these amazing Middle School students who are showing us all how to live the ISB Core Values! Let’s give them a pat on the back for demonstrating Global Mindedness, Integrity, Balance, Respect, Creativity, and Service! They should each get a Principal’s List button in their Homeroom. Grade 6 Bryan Tan and Zhiqi Xu […]

Adventure Opportunity for Middle School Students

At ISB, our aim to provide personalized learning includes special opportunities for students to explore beyond our curriculum.  ISB’s Compass Quest Series offers our middle school students the ability to explore China and the larger world in an inspiring and engaging manner by offering a variety of experiences that take place over school breaks throughout the year. […]

Principal’s List – September 12

Last week we enjoyed the Fall Mentoring Trips in the Middle School.  The purpose of these trips is team-building and to give our students and teachers the opportunity to enjoy learning together in a different environment.  Sixth grade was hiking on the Great Wall.  Seventh grade students completed a high ropes course.  Eighth grade students […]

Science Education for the Future

Middle School Parents- I highly recommend you attend this session if you have interest in what your children are learning in science.  Paul Andersen is assisting us with our implementation of the Next Generation Science Standards at ISB, and he has valuable insights on the future of science education. Regards, Dr. Jon Hill MS Principal Science […]

Parent and Student Feedback is Always Welcome!

Today I had to opportunity to give a tour of ISB to a teacher visiting from the United States. These tours are always fun for me, because I get to see the school through another set of eyes and hear questions about aspects of the school that I often take for granted. I also enjoy […]

MS Principal’s List – September 1

The Principal’s List is back!  Each list celebrates those students who have recently shown ISB Core Values (Global Mindedness, Integrity, Respect, Balance, Service, Creativity) in a way that got their teachers’ attention.  A big thank to all these students for leading us all with their example.  They should each get a cool Principal’s List badge from […]