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DCIS Week Beginning 6th March

This week includes the Juilliard - NAE Performing Arts Workshop, DCA Chair nominations, Primary School Assessment Week and Primary School Assemblies

  • Juilliard - Nord Anglia Performing Arts: Parent Workshop
  • DCA Family Movie Night 2017
  • Book Week 2017: Assembly
  • Book Week Competition Winners

Dear DCIS Parents and Guardians,

We thank all our families and staff for helping make last week's Book Week a school wide success. Our teachers and Book Fair Committee organised a wide variety of book-related activities and photos from the Extreme Reading Challenge are posted in the main foyer. Topping it all off was our Book Week assembly where we handed out awards for Roald Dahl-inspired book covers and poetry.  

We also have some outstanding videos of past events and trips to share with you:

This is another busy week which includes the Juilliard - NAE Performing Arts Workshop, our Primary School Assessment Week and our Primary School Assemblies.

We would also remind our parents of the upcoming DCA meeting on 14th March. We ask that all Class Representatives attend and we encourage parents who are interested to apply for the upcoming positions of DCA Chair and Vice Chair for 2017-2018. The DCA is an integral part of DCIS and works alongside the School to build on the elements of community, friendship, support and fun. Please click here to apply.

Brief reminder that we will be having our Open Morning on Wednesday 15th March so please do invite all families who you think might be interested in visiting our lovely school. Click here for more information. 

Events this week:

Monday, 6th March – Friday, 10th March

Primary School (Year 1 – Year 6) Assessment Week

Tuesday, 7th March, 8.30am – 9.30am in the Music Room

Parent Workshop: The Juilliard – Nord Anglia Education Programme at DCIS

Thursday, 9th March

March Newsletter Published Online


Summer Performing Arts with Juilliard

The Juilliard School, a world leader in performing arts education, and Nord Anglia Education are pleased to announce that applications are open for Summer Performing Arts with Juilliard – our summer programme from 8 – 21 July 2017 for students aged 10 – 18 years old. In addition there is a significant 15% discount from the standard price for all DCIS students. 

Click here for more information on this exciting programme. 

Two Ongoing Initiatives

A reminder about our two ongoing initiatives for DCIS families:

  1. Mobile School App 
    We have officially launched the DCIS mobile school app that will allow you to directly access from your mobile device (handphone, iPad, tablet) numerous informational services, from the lunch menus to ECAs, from contact numbers to social media. The app can be downloaded from the App Store and Google Play. (Click to read more)
  2. DCIS International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme Scholarship
    DCIS has been approved* for the IB Diploma Programme (IBDP) and is now authorised as an IB World School. We are pleased to announce that we will be offering partial scholarships for qualified students for this prestigious programme that provides excellent preparation for university education and employment. (Click to read more

Global Campus: The week ahead (w/c 6th March)

 UPCOMING DATES AND DEADLINE

•              10th March – DCIS deadline for application for the UN trip (Y9-12 only)

•              3rd April – deadline for the Visual Arts competition

GLOBAL CHALLENGE - This year, our collaborator, UNICEF, has challenged our students to tackle two of the United Nation’s Global Goals for sustainable development. We have designed the Global Challenge with UNICEF and our teachers, which will see students take part in key activities to help tackle either the Zero Hunger or Good Health and Well-being goals.  More information will be shared shortly about our DCIS plans for the challenge and how each and every one of you can take part!

UN GLOBAL GOALS SUMMIT 2017 – We are thrilled to be able to announce the application process is now open for the Global Campus Worldwide trip to New York this summer to take part in the United Nations Global Goals Summit. This once in a lifetime opportunity is open to students in Y9+ and students and parents have been informed about the application process.

GLOBAL LIBRARY - Entries are coming in for the Chinese New Year Competition and judges will be sharing their feedback soon. Congratulations to everyone who has taken part! Students who want to take part in the Global Library must join via the online space on Global Campus Online.  When they join, they receive a certificate that celebrates their participation in the Global Library.

JUILLIARD - The Summer Performing Arts Programme with Juilliard has launched and there is a 15% discount for all NAE students.  More information can be found here.

Have a great week all. Please don't hesitate to contact us with any queries you may have, and keep in contact! We love to see and hear what you have been up to with the Global Campus.

Many thanks,
The Global Campus Team

Lunch Service

Back by popular demand, our school catering company Chartwells are extending a complimentary food credit, worth $20.00, with every $200.00 that you topped up into your MY SCHOOL ACCOUNT. Don’t miss out this opportunity to take advantage of this generous offer from Chartwells. (Click here for more information). 

Gentle reminder of the move to a biometrics food ordering process for Year 3 and above. The introductory letter and biometrics permission form can be found on our Parent Essentials website in the 'School Lunches' webpage.

Please click here to see the March menus:

RDA Charity Movie Event

The RDA Charity Movie will be premiering 'Kong: Skull Island' this week and are welcoming DCIS families to a great night out at the movies whilst supporting a good cause. Riding for the Disabled Association of Singapore (RDA) is the only charity locally to provide free horse-riding therapy for children and adults with disabilities 

Date:                     9th March 2017
Time:                     7.00pm 
Cinema:               The Cathay, 2 Handy Road Singapore 229233 (Level 6)

Please spread the word to your family, friends and network by sharing this link or share it on Facebook.

Attached is the sponsorship form for your perusal and action. For more information, email Elsie Tan at elsie@rdasingapore.org.sg.

Sports Fixtures This Week

Mon 6th Mar

U12 Girls FootbalL Div 2 vs SAIS

4.30PM

DCIS

Tues 7th Mar

U14 Girls Basketball Div 3 vs TTS

4.00PM

TTS

Tues 7th Mar

U8 Boys Football Div 2

4.30PM

ICS

Wed 8th Mar

U12 Boys Football Div 3 vs ICS

4.30PM

DCIS

Wed 8th Mar

U11 Indoor Cricket vs Nexus

4.00PM

TTS

Thurs 9th Mar

U11 Boys Rugby Friendlies

4.30PM

TURF CITY

Thurs 9th Mar

U12 Girls Footbal Div 2 vs AIS

4.30PM

Bukit Timah

Thurs 9th Mar

U8 Girls Footbal Div 2

4.30PM

DCSG

Thurs 9th Mar

U11 Netball Friendlies Team 1

4.30PM

TTS

Fri 10th Mar

Swimming Gala vs Chatsworth

4.30PM

DCIS

We would also like to communicate the dates for March's Sports Week:

Monday 27th March – 9AM – 11AM (Nursery +Reception)           12.30- 2.30pm (Year 1)

Tuesday 28th March – 9AM – 11AM (Year 2)                                       12.30-2.30PM (Year 3)

Wednesday 29th March – 9AM – 11AM (Year 4)                                12.30 – 2.30PM (YR 5+6)

Thursday 30th March -  Secondary Sports day                                (9AM -10.40 SESSION 1)
                                                                                                                             (11.00-12.40 SESSION 2)                                                                                                                              (1.20 – 2.50 SESSION 3)

Friday 31st March -  Reserve day

We have also arranged for the DCIS school photos to be taken the same week and will be sending you information about this timings for the school photos in the coming weeks.

Best regards,

Mr Christopher Short
Principal

https://twitter.com/dcisprincipal 



March Calendar of Events

Please note that further details on sporting events and any updates are also made on the DCIS Website Calendar with weekly events highlighted on the DCIS Website Homepage and the weekly news on our News and Insights webpage.

Tuesday, 14th March, 8.00pm – 9.00pm in Cooper Hall

DCA Meeting

Wednesday, 15th March, 8.45am – 11.00am in Cooper Hall

DCIS Open Morning

Friday, 17th March in Cooper Hall

Lower Primary, 9.00am – 9.30am

Upper Primary, 10.00am – 10.30am

*Primary School Assembly

Lower Primary (Class 1RE and 1HK)

Upper Primary (Class 3BH and 3HA)

Friday, 17th March, 7.00pm – 8.30pm in Cooper Hall

DCIS Celebration of the Arts

Wednesday, 22nd March, 8.30 – 9.30am in Cooper Hall

Parent Workshop: DSE/Learning Support at DCIS

Monday, 27th March – Friday, 31st March

Official School Photos Week

Monday, 27th March – Friday 31st March

DCIS Sports Week

Tuesday, 28th March

Term 2 ECAs Finish

Friday, 31st March in Cooper Hall

Lower Primary, 9.00am – 9.30am

*Primary School Assembly

Lower Primary (Class 1GD and 1SS)

Friday, 31st March, 7.00pm - 9.00pm in Cooper Hall

DCA Secondary School Social Event

Friday, 31st March

Term 3 Extra-Curricular Activities Options Published Online

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