Dear Parents and Students, We would like to extend a warm welcome back to all of our returning students and a warm welcome to our new students. We hope you had a wonderful summer holiday and wish all of you to come back to school with renewed energy and enthusiasm for the school year ahead. The school year 2016/2017 starts on Monday, 05/09/2016. The opening ceremony for the MYP students will start at 09:00 a.m. in the Cinema hall, after which the students and parents will proceed to the classroom meetings with their homeroom teachers.
During the month of April and May our MYP students continued with their volunteering activities in the Sisters of Charity Hospital - Department of Pediatrics. Our students accompanied by the Visual Art teacher engaged themselves in the interior wall decoration and painting in order to create a nicer environment that is important in helping children retain their confidence during hospital admission.
Post-field trip assignment: Croatian and Visual Art Joint Lessons "Rain of Poems" project features visual, video, textual, and online media to document dynamic interactions between poetry and its audience. The project showcases Dubrovnik field trip experience, performance, and engagement outside the usual boundaries. During Croatian Language & Literature and Croatian Language Acquisition classes E5 has created specially illustrated haiku poetry. MYP 1 and 2 students have created inspiring poems in their mother tongue. MYP 3 class after exploring the topic of Petrarchan and Shakespearean sonnets has created a few original Dubrovnik sonnets.
On May 18th the students of national and international programme participated in a variety of sports activities - football, basketball, volleyball, table tennis and pilates, initiated and organised by the P.H.E. teachers. The whole event had a humanitarian character and all the money collected will be donated to the Sisters of Charity Hospital - Department of Pediatrics.
On May 17th we organised the Community Project Showcase. The Community Project is student-centred and engages students in practical explorations through a cycle of inquiry, action and reflection. It focuses on community and service, encouraging students to explore their right and responsibility to implement service as action in the community. During the Community Project Showcase our MYP3 students presented their IB Community Projects to inform the public about their chosen service as action: