• A Global Family

    The world is full of opportunities. We give your child a place to grow so they can reach out and grab them.

    Our School

  • Learning for Everyone

    Whatever your child needs, our curriculum inspires them to reach their full potential.

    Academic Success: individualised instruction

  • Building The Whole Child

    Our students have the confidence to achieve, but also the character and values to become valued members of society.

    Student Life

  • Teachers Who Care

    Our experienced teaching staff care about the education of their students, and are always prepared to go one step further.

    Our Staff

  • Join Our Community

    Our close-knit community of parents, teachers and students is our pride and joy. We hope you can be a part of it.

    Admissions

  • A World of Excitement

    Our packed calendar of events and activities will make each day special.

    Les Martinets Trip

  • Helping Children Grow

    Your child can go anywhere. We aim to give them the confidence to get there.

    DCIS Proms 2016

DCIS Week Beginning 22nd May

More iGCSE exams plus Primary School Parent Teacher Conferences on Monday and Tuesday

  • Parent Conferences

Dear DCIS Parents and Guardians,

Time has most certainly flown by, as we are all amazed that we will already be on half term break next week. 

This week sees the continuation of our iGCSE exams for students from Year 10 and 11, and we have a parent workshop on changes to the ESL/EAL programme this Wednesday. We also have our Primary School Parent Teacher Conferences on Monday and Tuesday and the Primary School Assembly for two of our Reception classes on Friday.

Monday, 22nd May, 3.30pm – 5.30pm

Primary School Parent Teacher Conferences

Tuesday, 23rd May, 5.00pm – 7.00pm

Primary School Parent Teacher Conferences

Wednesday, 24th May, 8.45am – 9.30am in Cooper Hall

Parent Workshop: ESL Programme at DCIS

Friday, 26th May in Cooper Hall

Lower Primary, 9.00am – 9.30am

*Primary School Assembly

Lower Primary (Class RHN and RMM)

Friday, 26th May

No ECAs Day

Monday, 29th May – Friday, 2nd June (inclusive)

Term 3 Half Term

Updated Term 3 Calendar

As we have already mentioned, the calendar in your Parent Handbook is no longer valid so refer to the updated version of Term 3 Calendar of Events. All modifications are reflected on our website and other social media locations.

Global Campus Virtual Choir

The video for the Global Campus Virtual Choir is now available online and shows an impressive array of students from all NAE campuses from around the world (over 40 schools) singing as one.  Click here to see the video.

DCA Updates and DCIS Parent Representatives

There are no DCA events this week but the parents are busy preparing for the following events this term:

  1. DCA Meeting on Tuesday, 13th June at 8.00pm in Cooper Hall
  2. Family Sports Day on Saturday, June 17th 
  3. Year 3 – Year 6 School Discos on 22nd June
  4. DCA Used Uniform Sale on the final day of term

Click here to see the Minutes from the last DCA meeting. For more information, please visit the DCA web page

UN Day Recipe Book

Many thanks to those families that contributed a recipe to our UN Day Recipe Book back in February. This is now in the final stages of development and should be ready for distribution before the end of term.

Pret-a-Portrait School Photographs

Pret-a-Portrait would like to remind parents that school photos are available to view on their website – www.pret-a-portrait.net - by entering the unique sitting ID from your printed viewing card. There is an early bird discount with free shipping for orders placed by 26th May, 2017.

Global Campus: The week ahead (w/c Mon 22nd May)

GENTLE REMINDER: LOG IN PAGE

To access the Global Campus, users must first sign in with our log in page. If you do not have your User ID and password, please contact your child's teacher.

VISUAL ARTS

Thank you to all the children who took part in the Visual Arts Competition. Those children who were shortlisted from Dover Court received certificates in assembly on Friday. All shortlisted entries were sent to our partner school, The British International School of Houston, for judging. A huge congratulations to Harry (Under 8), Samuel (8-11) and Junhan (11-14) who were the selected winners for their age category. Well done also to Ava, Isa, Rima and Harper, as their entries have been entered into a second round of judging by the Global Campus Team. 

CREATIVE WRITING COMPETITION

We will be sending an email out shortly announcing the Creative Writing & Visual Arts Anthology publication date. This email will also include information on how to order extra copies of the Anthology, so stay tuned! The winners can also be found on the GC Online Winners Wall. Shortlisted stories can be viewed in the Global Campus community on NAU.

GLOBAL LIBRARY

An updated reading list can be downloaded from the Global Campus activity resource area on NAU. 

MATHEMATICS OLYMPIAD

The practice activity for the Mathematics Olympiad is still live. Students are working in teams to crack codes, testing their ability to apply logic, use a process of elimination, and develop their teamwork skills.

MIT CHALLENGES

The third challenge, called 'Build your Curiosity', is now live!

NORMAN JUPITER & MEI LI LI BEAR

Dover Court are on the waiting list to receive our teddy bears. We will make them feel very welcome when they arrive.

WORLD LANGUAGES CHALLENGE

Throughout the month of May, the Mandarin teaches will be helping selected children from Year 3 to take part in the World Languages Challenge.

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.

The Global Campus Team

Lunch Service

Please click here to see the May menus:

Please click here to see the June menus:

We wish all of our families a relaxing half term break and we look forward to seeing you all when you return on 5th June.

Best wishes,

Mr. Christopher Short
Principal

https://twitter.com/dcisprincipal 



June 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.

Monday, 29th May – Friday, 2nd June (inclusive)

Term 3 Half Term

Monday, 5th June – Friday, 9th June

June Monthly Newsletter Published Online

Wednesday, 7th June, 4.00pm – 7.00pm in Cooper Hall

Secondary School Parent Teacher Conferences

Thursday, 8th June, 3.30pm – 6.30pm in Cooper Hall

Secondary School Parent Teacher Conferences

Thursday, 8th June

Nursery Swimming Gala

Friday, 9th June

DCIS Yogathon

Sunday, 11th June – Saturday 17th June

Les Martinets Expedition

Monday, 12th June – Friday, 16th June

Primary School Assessment Week (Year 1 – Year 6)

Tuesday, 13th June, 8.00pm – 9.00pm in Cooper Hall

DCA Parent Association AGM Meeting

Wednesday, 14th June, 8.45am – 9.30am in Cooper Hall

Parent Workshop by the DCIS Therapists: Healthy Eating with a focus on 'picky eaters', Family Fitness, Sleep for Health and Family Time/Relationships

Friday, 16th June in Cooper Hall

Lower Primary, 9.00am – 9.30am

Upper Primary, 10.00am – 10.30am

*Primary School Assembly

Lower Primary (Class RLM and RDP)

Upper Primary (Class 4JC and 4/5HJ)

Saturday, 17th June, 3.00pm – 7.00pm

DCA Family Sports Day

Monday, 19th June – Friday, 23rd June

DCIS Swimming Gala (Reception – Year 12)

Thursday, 22nd June, 4.00pm – 7.30pm in Cooper Hall

DCA School Discos, Years 3-6

4.00pm – 5.00pm Year 3

5.15pm – 6.15pm Year 4

6.30pm – 7.30pm Year 5 and Year 6

Thursday, 22nd June

2017-2018 Parent ID Cards Available for Collection

Friday, 23rd June

Primary School Reports to Parents

Friday, 23rd June in Cooper Hall

Lower Primary, 9.00am – 9.30am

*Primary School Assembly

Lower Primary (Class NFD, NSU and NJM)

Monday, 26th June

Public Holiday (Hari Raya Puasa)

Tuesday, 27th June – Friday, 30th June

DCIS ‘The Doverian’ 2016-2017 Yearbook Published

Thursday, 29th June, 7.00pm – 8.30pm

DCIS Proms – Performing Arts Event

Friday, 30th June

Term 3 ECAs Finish

Friday, 30th June

Primary and Secondary Awards Assemblies

Friday, 30th June

Secondary School Reports to Parents

 

 

 

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