Her Excellency, Ivonne Baki, Ambassador of Ecuador, graciously agreed to come and speak to the Grade 5 students about her life and passions.
The International School of London (ISL) Qatar celebrated its sixth annual International Family Food Fair (IFFF) on Saturday, March 2nd. The school was transformed into an international extravaganza, a performance and dance centre, fun-filled games and activities arcade and a prize draw. It was a magical celebration of diversity and an event which delighted all who were there. A spirit of friendship, multiculturalism and unity took over ISL Qatar.
ISL Qatar hosted the Inter-school Battle of the Bands 2019, for the third consecutive year. The event is sponsored by Music Square, Rockschool UK, and the International School of London (ISL) Qatar, and actively promotes the development of bands in young people across Doha.
Since its inception in 2007, The World Scholar’s Cup has become one of the most recognized, joyful, and fastest-growing extracurricular activities in the world. Although it may look at first glance like an academic competition, it is more aptly described as a celebration of learning—an inclusive enrichment experience in which students of all backgrounds work together to explore new subjects and practice new skills.
The International School of London Qatar (ISL Qatar), now celebrating 10 years, hosted its fifth annual Winter Carnival at its campus in North Duhail on 1st December. The school’s atrium, gym and playground were transformed into a winter wonderland. The event attracted over 1000 visitors from the student body, parents and the ISL Qatar community.
The 7th Annual ISL Qatar Masithandane Walk took place on Friday, 9th November at the Corniche. The walk was a huge success with a record turnout of participants. Students, parents and school staff contributed generously to the cause.
As part of the ‘ISL Qatar explores university/college counselling’ provision, MYP students participated in the Engineering Explorers workshop hosted by Texas A&M University at Qatar. The week-long event was held at the university in Education City.
The theme for this year’s workshop was to engineer a Coastal Cleanup Machine.
ISL Qatar’s top scorer, Rhea Arora, achieved 43 points followed by Jan Sedlacek with 42 points and Amatallah Aqlan with 40 points. Ms. Arora will be attending University of California, Berkeley where she will study Political Science, Mr. Sedlacek will attend University of Groningen in the Netherlands where he will study International Relations & International Organizations and Ms. Aqlan will attend Utrecht University in the Netherlands to study Literary Studies.