2021/22 Student Council Round Up
In our latest blog we say goodbye to our session 2021/22 student council and recount some of their achievements over the year.
ISA Supports ‘NexGen Energy’ event hosted by Energy Voice for the second year running
Blog: Controlling emotions with the ‘Zones of Regulation’
Our Grade 1 students are currently exploring ‘The Zones of Regulation’, which is designed to help children develop skills in the area of self-regulation and emotions.
Blog: Morrisby Psychometric Testing
Finding future career paths with Morrisby Psychometric Testing.
ISA connects playful pathways for student-centred learning
Exploring the connection between work and play and how work sheets are not the answer to real knowledge.
The Value of Peer-to-Peer Training
At ISA, we take a proactive approach to staff development and encourage ‘peer-to-peer’ training.
Blog: ISA’s Seamless Transition Process Helps Families Feel Right at Home
In our latest blog article, Krista Lamming, ISA’s Head of Admissions, discusses the school’s support system for new students.
Blog: Why Shouldn’t We Consider Modern Languages as a Subject Matter?
In our latest blog, ISA’s Head of Languages Isabelle Wolfe discusses her opinion on modern languages being taught as a subject matter.
Counsellor’s Corner: RAFTS, a helpful way to look at transitions
Welcome to Counsellor's Corner!
Blog: A Student Partnership
In our latest blog, ISA’s Elementary Principal Don Newbury discusses the Student Partnership and the importance of student’s relationships with each other.
Blog: Our students are far more than just good test scores
In our latest blog, ISA’s Assistant Principal Sarah Cusworth talks about Standardised Testing and why it’s important to look at the bigger picture.
Blog: Why we are on a mission to create learners for life
We challenge students to reach their maximum potential becoming socially responsible life-long learners.
ISA offer a little “je ne sais quoi” when it comes to physical and emotional wellbeing
Faculty Friday - Sophie Innes
Meet Sophie Innes, one of our Early Year Practitioners.
Faculty Friday - Clare Graham
Meet Clare Graham, one of our Early Year Practitioners.
Faculty Friday - Lulu Davies
Meet Lulu Davies, one of our Grade 4 Elementary teachers.
Faculty Friday - Gloria Adebo
Meet Gloria Adebo, one of our Early Year Practitioners.
Our path to becoming paper free
In education we will always have a role for paper and pen and printed books. However, we have implemented four initiatives to reduce the use of paper across the school community.
ISA supports ‘Nexgen Energy’ virtual event hosted by Energy Voice.
Our Head pf School, Nick Little, will be a panellist.
Using Computational Thinking in a Modern Language Classroom
Our French teacher Isabelle Wolfe has written a thought-provoking article for the Educational Collaborative for International Schools (ECIS), where she discusses ‘Using Computational Thinking in a Modern Language Classroom’.
Kindergarten garden gets a makeover
Kindergarten kids inspire senior students for design tech garden project.
ISA to deliver online Wellbeing seminars with Aberdeen’s Independent Schools
ISA joins forces with Aberdeen’s independent schools to deliver a series of online wellbeing seminars in a city first initiative.
Students take part in viral dance challenge.
ISA's Preschool and Elementary students and teachers put together a dance to the viral song ‘Jerusalema’.
Introducing ISA's 'CT Pod'
Starting community conversations about Computational Thinking.
Students take part ISA Digital Citizens Week
Honing skills, understandings and behaviours to ensure students are safe in a globally connected online world.
ISA receives re-accreditation by CIS.
We are delighted to announce we have successfully been re-accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS).
We are delighted to welcome all our students, teachers and faculty back to ISA's virtual school.
Wishing all our students, faculty and their families a very Merry Christmas!
ISA cultivates leaders, the makers of change
In March, schools were given two days to prepare for a lockdown in response to a virus of which – six weeks earlier – nobody had heard of. ...
Students honour war heroes with virtual performance
ISA recorded a special performance to mark Remembrance Day for a group of North East veterans.
Faculty Friday - James Cooper
Meet James Cooper, our Middle / High School P.E Teacher.
Teaching students to take ownership of their own learning
Back in August 20th, students returned to our school building after almost five months away. But not five months away from school.
A gateway to a wider world beyond
But for the last two months our incredible campus, has not housed the international school. It has been empty during lockdown while our teaching moved online providing the ISA Virtual School